Here are the latest Top 25 Team Recruiting Rankings for TheInsiders.com as of Wednesday.
Here are TheInsiders.com Top 25 Recruiting Classes as of Wednesday, December 18th (noon eastern). As recruiting season kicks into high gear, there will be some major movement by lots of college football teams in the coming weeks. Please click on the link below. The next updated rankings will come out next Tuesday.
TheInsiders.com Top 25 Recruiting Classes
Note - We have also added a few wrinkles to each team such as average star rankings, average prospect rank of commitment, the headliner commit thus far and the "big fish on the hook." The later represents the biggest name prospect out there that that team has a good chance of signing. Obviously, with three months until Signing Day, the numbers and names will change.
Junior College commitments will be included and so will some soft commitments. The definition of a soft commitment is a prospect publicly committing to a school but openly considering others. If we feel secure that he will honor the commitment, despite taking trips, we will include them with that team's commitment list. This is part of the subjective rankings.
There is a key of definitions below the Top 25 table. Rk Team Commits Total Avg * Avg Rank * Big Fish on the Hook TI 101 LW
25 Arkansas Headliner: Chris Baker 11 31 2.82 51.09 Brett Smith 23 Key: Rank: Current ranking of recruiting classes Team: Team name in ranking Headliner: Top Verbal Commitment Commits: Total # of commitments to date Total *: Total number of stars for verbal commitments, Non-Ranked Players were estimated Avg *: Average stars per player committed Avg. Rank: Average player rank for each player at each position. Non Ranked players were estimated. Kickers and Punters were not included because the small number of players at the positions skews the rankings. Big Fish on the Hook: Player that said school has a good shot at that could have a drastic change on the rankings. TI 101: Total number of commitments on TheInsiders.com Hot 101 Team