Richard Nelson, who helped the Cowboys' football team to its best season in 25 years as a senior, signed a national letter of intent Wednesday with Missouri State, the culmination of four years of dedication and perseverance by the standout running back/outside linebacker.
Best friends and team captains for the two-time defending national champion Gaels, Jaron Caldwell and Julio Garcia II were the first two players to commit to the Rebels' 2016 recruiting class, arguably the best in UNLV history with a school-record 10 three-star recruits. The 6-foot-3-inch, 315-pound Caldwell and 6-3, 325-pound Garcia pledged their allegiance to UNLV in February 2015, less than three months after Sanchez was hired.
Bishop Jones and Alex Sims each signed a national letter of intent with Southern Utah on Wednesday, the first day recruits can make their commitments binding. They were two of 10 Arbor View athletes who signed during a morning ceremony in the school's gym in front of more than 50 friends and family members.
After more than six months of waiting, Palo Verde's Kameron Toomer finally will sign with the Wolf Pack on Wednesday, the first day football and soccer recruits can sign a national letter of intent. UNR's coaches cannot comment until that time.
Jeremiah Pritchard made an oral commitment to Hawaii following an official visit to the school last weekend. His commitment is nonbinding, and the first day he can sign a letter of intent is Feb. 3. Hawaii's coaches cannot comment until that time.
Markus Howard and O'Shae Brissett are each ranked as top boys basketball prospects in the class of 2017.
Troy Brown Jr.'s patience and ability to see two steps ahead on the basketball court have helped make him one of the nation's top prospects.
James Drye, who shined this fall in his first season as the Aggies' place-kicker, recently made an oral commitment to play soccer at UNLV.
Desert Pines senior defensive end Anthony Smith made an oral commitment to Colorado State on Wednesday night, announcing his decision on Twitter.
Grant Rice is very measured with his comments and not prone to hyperbole.So, when Bishop Gorman's boys basketball coach uses a word like "guarantee" while discussing the upcoming Tarkanian Classic, it carries added weight.
Bishop Gorman junior defensive back Damuzhea Bolden made an oral commitment to Southern California on Monday, according to multiple online reports.
Desert Pines senior offensive lineman Samuelu Poutasi made an oral commitment to Oregon on Friday, according to multiple online reports.
In the past two seasons, Bishop Gorman senior Michael Geraghty has racked up nearly as many injuries as games played.
Jack Crane's dream of earning a college scholarship started to slip away after his junior football season at Desert Oasis.