Now who?

With Aaron Bailey's commitment to Illinois, who could be the next Nebraska target?

After Nebraska visited Bolingbrook high school (IL) quarterback Aaron Bailey on Wednesday night, the junior 4-star prospect decided to pull the trigger committing to Illinois on Thursday – a moved considered to be a surprise when talking with most recruiting analysts.

So where do the Huskers go from here? Nebraska offered four quarterbacks in the Fox Sports Next Top 12 and all committed elsewhere (Illinois, Ohio State, Northwestern, and Notre Dame).

With the spring evaluation process currently ongoing, Nebraska fans should expect new targets and offers to emerge at the position with the coaches on the road.

It's easy to forget, but 2012 quarterback signee Tommy Armstrong did not receive an offer from Nebraska until May last year. Many quarterbacks were extended scholarships before the Texas product. Armstrong, who ended as the nation's No. 5 quarterback and a 4-star prospect, was only a 3-star quarterback when the Huskers first put a scholarship on the table.

Rankings can change, new players can emerge, and others progress - it's not even May. So where will the Nebraska coaching staff go from here?

Here are maybe a few names to pay attention to.

Nebraska Quarterback 2013 Possibles
High School: Sequoyah HS (OK)

Fox Sports Next Ranking: No. 33 QB in the country (3-star)

Reported Offers: Arizona, Arizona State, Arkansas, Houston, Iowa State, Missouri, Purdue, and Tulsa

Notable: Scott not only visited Lincoln last year on an unofficial visit, but also for Nebraska's junior day. He walked away with good impressions and the understanding Nebraska offensive coordinator Tim Beck would be evaluating him down the road.
 

High School: Archbishop Rummel HS (LA)

Fox Sports Next Ranking: Currently not rated

Reported Offers: None

Notable: Nebraska assistant Terry Joseph is a no stranger to the Louisiana high football circuit and Williams will be evaluated by the staff. Recently at an Elite 11 combine in Louisiana, Williams made the top seven out of 89 total quarterbacks. The 6-foot-1 prospect is a friend to current Husker P.J. Smith. The two were spotted playing basketball over the holidays. He led the Raiders to a 10-2 mark, earning MVP of his district and All-State honorable mention honors.
 

High School: Trinity HS (KY)

Fox Sports Next Ranking: Currently not rated

Reported Offers: None

Notable: The 6-foot-1, 185 pound prospect led Trinity last year to the Scout.com / Fox Sports Next National Champion honors. He told Big Red Report back in late March the Huskers were evaluating him and constantly sending mail. The junior has said before he feels that Nebraska's offense could be a good fit for him.
 

High School: Mentor high school (OH)

Fox Sports Next Ranking: No. 18 QB in the country (4-star)

Reported Offers: Alabama, Cincinnati, Michigan State, Northwestern, Ohio State, Tennessee, and Toledo

Notable: At this point there hasn't been known contact between Trubisky and Nebraska, but the junior considers himself still wide open and willing to wait on a decision. Mentor high school is only an hour away away from Cardinal Mooney high school and with the staff's connections in the state of Ohio, would Nebraska jump into the game? Or have they already evaluated Trubisky and weren't interested?
 

Devante Kincade
High School: Skyline HS (TX)

Fox Sports Next Ranking: No. 25 QB in the country (4-star)

Reported Offers: Illinois, Kansas State, Colorado

Notable: Nebraska head coach Bo Pelini said the Huskers want to put a new emphasis on the Dallas-Fort Worth area and Dallas Skyline dual-threat quarterback Devante Kincade could be a start. The 6-foot-1, 180-pound quarterback put up prolific numbers passing for 3,270 yards at 71-percent with 37 touchdown in 2011. In July, he will be participating in the Elite 11 National camp, after earning the Most Valuable Player award at a local Dallas Elite 11. Skyline is a Division I powerhouse in Texas and snagging a recruit like Kincade could lead to better things down the road.
 

Josh Harvey has covered college football and recruiting for Fox Sports & Scout.com since 2008. He is now the Publisher of Big Red Report, covering Nebraska athletics.
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