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McKenzie recaps Spring Break visits

Greg Biggins, National Recruiting Analyst

 Biggins

No player has been more active taking unofficial visits this spring than Concord (Calif.) De La Salle defensive lineman Kahlil McKenzie. In the last week, the tackle has visited UCLA, Tennessee, Arizona State and Arizona. Read More

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Greg Biggins, National Recruiting Analyst: Biggins started with Student Sports in 1996, and has more recently worked with Rivals.com and ESPN. Biggins also handled player personnel for the ... Read More

Greg Biggins, National Recruiting Analyst: Biggins started with Student Sports in 1996, and has more recently worked with Rivals.com and ESPN. Biggins also handled player personnel for the NIKE Football Training Camps for the past 15 years, and has been on the selection committee for the Elite 11 QB Camp for the last 13 years. Read Less

Brandon Huffman, National Recruiting Analyst: Brandon Huffman has been covering recruiting on the Scout Network since 2003, and is currently a National Recruiting Analyst and West Regional Man... Read More

Brandon Huffman, National Recruiting Analyst: Brandon Huffman has been covering recruiting on the Scout Network since 2003, and is currently a National Recruiting Analyst and West Regional Manager for Scout.com/FoxSports. He has been featured in several national newspapers, magazines and on national radio and television shows. He can be reached at brandonh@scout.com and followed on Twitter @BrandonHuffman Read Less

Scott Kennedy, Director of Scouting: Scott began with Scout as the Southeast Regional Manager in 2002. In addition to his recruiting responsibilities, Scott developed and ran the Nati... Read More

Scott Kennedy, Director of Scouting: Scott began with Scout as the Southeast Regional Manager in 2002. In addition to his recruiting responsibilities, Scott developed and ran the National Scout Combine series from 2005 thru 2008. Scott was elevated to the Director of Scouting in 2006 in conjunction with FoxSports acquiring Scout.com. Read Less

Jamie Newberg, National Recruiting Analyst: Jamie Newberg began covering college football recruiting back in 1992 with Countdown to Signing Day and Border Wars in 1996. Since then he has wor... Read More

Jamie Newberg, National Recruiting Analyst: Jamie Newberg began covering college football recruiting back in 1992 with Countdown to Signing Day and Border Wars in 1996. Since then he has worked as a Southeastern and National Analyst at Scout.com, Rivals.com and most recently with ESPN. Newberg is back at FOXSportsNext, serving as a National Analyst and overseeing the state of Florida. Read Less

Greg Powers, National Recruiting Analyst: Greg Powers is a sportswriter, covering college football conferences across the country for the past eight years. He is one of eight National Anal... Read More

Greg Powers, National Recruiting Analyst: Greg Powers is a sportswriter, covering college football conferences across the country for the past eight years. He is one of eight National Analysts for Scout.com. He has been the Managing Editor of Sooners Illustrated along with covering the rest of the Big 12 Conference and sports topics for Scout.com and FOX Sports. Powers' has covered the BCS National Championship, the Big 12 Championship, the Army All-American Bowl, the Under Armour All-American Bowl and the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl. He has appeared on FOX Sports 1, FOX Regional Sports Networks, the NFL Network and TXA 21. Read Less

Dylan Moses: The first freshman Five-Star

Chad Simmons, National Recruiting Analyst

 Simmons

Scout has named a 2017 prospect a five-star in April 2014. Yes, that means the prospect is currently finishing up his freshman year. His name is Dylan Moses, and if you did not know, this young man is special… Read More

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Chad Simmons, National Recruiting Analyst: Chad Simmons started out with Scout in 2003 covering top talent in Georgia and other areas in the South. He then moved on to another Recruiting S... Read More

Chad Simmons, National Recruiting Analyst: Chad Simmons started out with Scout in 2003 covering top talent in Georgia and other areas in the South. He then moved on to another Recruiting Service from 2004-2008 before returning to Scout the first of 2009. He has a strong eye for talent and is a well respected throughout the country. He has appeared in a number print publications such as Atlanta Journal and Constitution, USA Today, and The Wall Street Journal. He has been featured on numerous radio shows throughout the South as well. Read Less

Allen Trieu, National Recruiting Analyst: Allen began covering the state of Michigan for Scout.com in 2005 and has since expanded his territory while becoming one of the most respected ana... Read More

Allen Trieu, National Recruiting Analyst: Allen began covering the state of Michigan for Scout.com in 2005 and has since expanded his territory while becoming one of the most respected analysts in the midwest. He has appeared on numerous radio programs and print publications, including The Sporting News and was a guest analyst on the Big Ten Network's Signing Day show. Read Less

Greg Powers, National Recruiting Analyst: Greg Powers is a sportswriter, covering college football conferences across the country for the past eight years. He is one of eight National Anal... Read More

Greg Powers, National Recruiting Analyst: Greg Powers is a sportswriter, covering college football conferences across the country for the past eight years. He is one of eight National Analysts for Scout.com. He has been the Managing Editor of Sooners Illustrated along with covering the rest of the Big 12 Conference and sports topics for Scout.com and FOX Sports. Powers' has covered the BCS National Championship, the Big 12 Championship, the Army All-American Bowl, the Under Armour All-American Bowl and the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl. He has appeared on FOX Sports 1, FOX Regional Sports Networks, the NFL Network and TXA 21. Read Less

Junior Film: WR Tyron Johnson

Annabel Stephan, Field Reporter

 Stephan

Scout presents junior highlights of four-star receiver Tyron Johnson out of New Orleans (LA) Warren Easton Charter, plus some insight from regional recruiting analyst Mike Coppage... Read More

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Annabel Stephan, Field Reporter: Annabel joined FOX Sports/Scout.com in Fall 2011 and is based in Austin, Texas. She spent two seasons covering West Coast football and recruiting ... Read More

Annabel Stephan, Field Reporter: Annabel joined FOX Sports/Scout.com in Fall 2011 and is based in Austin, Texas. She spent two seasons covering West Coast football and recruiting before joining the Midlands team in early 2013. Prior to joining FOX, she spent two years working in the Content Development department of ESPN, contributing to the network's "Year of the Quarterback" initiative, including "Year of the Quarterback: The Kickoff", "Sport Science QB Combine", "I Am a World Champion", and the 2010 and 2011 Elite 11 Quarterback Camps. Read Less

Gabe Brooks, Midlands recruiting analyst: Gabe joined Scout.com in Feb. 2014 as a Midlands Region recruiting analyst after covering high school football and recruiting in East Texas for ei... Read More

Gabe Brooks, Midlands recruiting analyst: Gabe joined Scout.com in Feb. 2014 as a Midlands Region recruiting analyst after covering high school football and recruiting in East Texas for eight years, first in print, then as a digital sports journalist. Gabe is based in DFW and specializes in analysis of prospects from DFW and East Texas, which is where he's from originally. Read Less

Allen Trieu, National Recruiting Analyst: Allen began covering the state of Michigan for Scout.com in 2005 and has since expanded his territory while becoming one of the most respected ana... Read More

Allen Trieu, National Recruiting Analyst: Allen began covering the state of Michigan for Scout.com in 2005 and has since expanded his territory while becoming one of the most respected analysts in the midwest. He has appeared on numerous radio programs and print publications, including The Sporting News and was a guest analyst on the Big Ten Network's Signing Day show. Read Less

Brian Eldridge, Scout.com Recruiting Analyst: Brian Eldridge, a native a Hopkinsville, Kentucky, got his start writing for Kentucky Sports Report. He conducted recruiting interviews, wrote st... Read More

Brian Eldridge, Scout.com Recruiting Analyst: Brian Eldridge, a native a Hopkinsville, Kentucky, got his start writing for Kentucky Sports Report. He conducted recruiting interviews, wrote stories and brought inside information to the site. Brian later was given the opportunity to be Publisher of Scout Kentucky Preps. He now covers high school football in Kentucky, the Kentucky Wildcats and Missouri State's football recruiting. Read Less

Dylan Moses: The first freshman Five-Star

Chad Simmons, National Recruiting Analyst

 Simmons

Scout has named a 2017 prospect a five-star in April 2014. Yes, that means the prospect is currently finishing up his freshman year. His name is Dylan Moses, and if you did not know, this young man is special… Read More

Simmons Archive »

Chad Simmons, National Recruiting Analyst: Chad Simmons started out with Scout in 2003 covering top talent in Georgia and other areas in the South. He then moved on to another Recruiting S... Read More

Chad Simmons, National Recruiting Analyst: Chad Simmons started out with Scout in 2003 covering top talent in Georgia and other areas in the South. He then moved on to another Recruiting Service from 2004-2008 before returning to Scout the first of 2009. He has a strong eye for talent and is a well respected throughout the country. He has appeared in a number print publications such as Atlanta Journal and Constitution, USA Today, and The Wall Street Journal. He has been featured on numerous radio shows throughout the South as well. Read Less

Jamie Newberg, National Recruiting Analyst: Jamie Newberg began covering college football recruiting back in 1992 with Countdown to Signing Day and Border Wars in 1996. Since then he has wor... Read More

Jamie Newberg, National Recruiting Analyst: Jamie Newberg began covering college football recruiting back in 1992 with Countdown to Signing Day and Border Wars in 1996. Since then he has worked as a Southeastern and National Analyst at Scout.com, Rivals.com and most recently with ESPN. Newberg is back at FOXSportsNext, serving as a National Analyst and overseeing the state of Florida. Read Less

Leaning out-of-state?

Amy Campbell, Southeast Field Reporter

 Campbell

After visiting a long list of programs over his spring break, Torrance Gibson has now has some time to reflect. The five-star quarterback says a few stood out on his trip and he’s liking the idea of leaving Florida more and more. Read More

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McGriff Talks Auburn Commitment

Patrick Burnham, Recruiting Analyst

 Burnham

Tallahassee (Fla.) Leon High School quarterback/athlete D'Anfernee McGriff talks about committing to Auburn yesterday. The 6-foot-3 and 228-pound junior also had offers from Florida State, Florida, South Carolina and Alabama. Read More

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McLaurin In No Hurry

Steve Robertson, Scout.com

 Robertson

Mark McLaurin has been a catalyst for change at Collins High. The rising senior has aided the Tigers' rise from a rebuilding team to region title contenders. McLaurin has the ability to make his team better on both sides of th... Read More

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Cream of the Crop

Yancy Porter, Mississippi Scout

 Porter

Perhaps the most impressive performance by any Mississippi prospect at the Nike Combine in Birmingham, Ala., came from Oxford product D.K. Metcalf. Read More

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Yancy Porter, Mississippi Scout: Yancy Porter started the largest Mississippi independent recruiting website in 1999 named Spirit Recruiting. It was devoted to high school and ju... Read More

Yancy Porter, Mississippi Scout: Yancy Porter started the largest Mississippi independent recruiting website in 1999 named Spirit Recruiting. It was devoted to high school and juco recruiting for football, basketball, and baseball. <br><br> Yancy is originally from Hattiesburg (MS) and currently lives in Oxford (MS) with his wife (Kate) and son (Taylor). Read Less

Brandon Huffman, National Recruiting Analyst: Brandon Huffman has been covering recruiting on the Scout Network since 2003, and is currently a National Recruiting Analyst and West Regional Man... Read More

Brandon Huffman, National Recruiting Analyst: Brandon Huffman has been covering recruiting on the Scout Network since 2003, and is currently a National Recruiting Analyst and West Regional Manager for Scout.com/FoxSports. He has been featured in several national newspapers, magazines and on national radio and television shows. He can be reached at brandonh@scout.com and followed on Twitter @BrandonHuffman Read Less

McKenzie recaps Spring Break visits

Greg Biggins, National Recruiting Analyst

 Biggins

No player has been more active taking unofficial visits this spring than Concord (Calif.) De La Salle defensive lineman Kahlil McKenzie. In the last week, the tackle has visited UCLA, Tennessee, Arizona State and Arizona. Read More

Biggins Archive »

Greg Biggins, National Recruiting Analyst: Biggins started with Student Sports in 1996, and has more recently worked with Rivals.com and ESPN. Biggins also handled player personnel for the ... Read More

Greg Biggins, National Recruiting Analyst: Biggins started with Student Sports in 1996, and has more recently worked with Rivals.com and ESPN. Biggins also handled player personnel for the NIKE Football Training Camps for the past 15 years, and has been on the selection committee for the Elite 11 QB Camp for the last 13 years. Read Less

Jason Jewell, Southwest Recruiting Analyst: I cover the great states of Arizona, Colorado, Nevada and New Mexico for Scout. AZ is my home state and where I started my playing days at Washing... Read More

Jason Jewell, Southwest Recruiting Analyst: I cover the great states of Arizona, Colorado, Nevada and New Mexico for Scout. AZ is my home state and where I started my playing days at Washington HS. Played one season at Glendale Community College as an offensive tackle and was lucky enough to get a scholarship to Northwestern after my first year. Spent a year there playing under Gary Barnett and later transferred to New Mexico State and played under Tony Samuel. Graduated with a degree in criminal justice and played two seasons in AF2 before hanging the cleats up and starting coaching and working for Scout. Have coached at the HS and JC levels as an OL coach. Read Less

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Ricky Town
  • Height:6-4
  • Weight:210

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Josh Rosen
  • Height:6-4
  • Weight:200

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Jarrett Stidham
  • Height:6-4
  • Weight:190

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2.

Sotonye Jamabo
  • Height:6-1
  • Weight:190

3.

Jordan Scarlett
  • Height:5-11
  • Weight:195
  • Forty:4.59

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Kerryon Johnson
  • Height:6-0
  • Weight:185
  • Forty:4.51

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DeSherrius Flowers
  • Height:6-1
  • Weight:210
  • Forty:4.57

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2.

Mitch Hyatt
  • Height:6-6
  • Weight:276

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Chuma Edoga
  • Height:6-4
  • Weight:277
  • Forty:4.86

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Toby Weathersby
  • Height:6-5
  • Weight:280

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Maea Teuhema
  • Height:6-5
  • Weight:335

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Tristen Hoge
  • Height:6-5
  • Weight:287

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Connor Lanfear
  • Height:6-5
  • Weight:275

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Zach Rogers
  • Height:6-3
  • Weight:295

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A.J. Harris
  • Height:6-4
  • Weight:296
  • Forty:4.90

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Michael Decker
  • Height:6-4
  • Weight:280

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John Houston
  • Height:6-3
  • Weight:197

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Derwin James
  • Height:6-1
  • Weight:199

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Deionte Thompson
  • Height:6-2
  • Weight:178

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Justin Dunning
  • Height:6-3
  • Weight:190

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RankSchoolConf.CommitsAvg. RatingTotal PointsPrev. Rank
1.AlabamaAlabamaSEC143.9326091
2.Penn StatePenn StateBig Ten123.6718532
3.Texas A&MTexas A&MSEC94.0016943
4.LSULSUSEC93.5613874
5.AuburnAuburnSEC103.5012625

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