Weekend preview: Five-star visits
It's a huge visit weekend at Auburn, and the headliner is a recent addition to the visit list in Olney (Md.) Good Counsel five-star receiver
Several prospects will also be spending this winter weekend in Florida checking out the Gators and Seminoles, including a five-star wide receiver in Tallahassee.
Read on for the inside scoop on those storylines and more from the big weekends across the country.
Rivals100 defensive end Arik Armstead from Elk Grove (Calif.) Pleasant Grove is set for his fifth and final official visit to Auburn this weekend. He is expected to be joined on campus by five-star WR
The Gators will welcome a small group of three official visitors beginning Friday. However, the weekend will merge into early next week as a fourth prospect -- one four-star offensive lineman -- begins his visit on Sunday after a trip to Indiana.
The Seminoles are set to host a big group of current commits along with several big-name targets, including five-star Tampa (Fla.) Berkley Prep WR
The Gopher have nearly finished up the class of 2012, but they are still looking to fill a few final critical spots in the class. This weekend could go a long way toward completing that class with some big time talent, including Minnetonka (Minn.) Hopkins receiver
The Mississippi State Bulldogs are set for back-to-back big weekends where they will host the majority of their current commits along with some top remaining targets. Florence (Ala.) High ATH
Tyrone (Ga.) Sandy Creek athlete
The Ohio State visit list for this weekend includes four-stars
Owasso (Okla.) High wide receiver
The first of two big January recruiting weekends begins on Friday as the Beavers are set to host several top targets on official visits, including Rivals250 wide receiver
Plymouth (Pa.) Wyoming Valley wide receiver
Paul Chryst will host eight recruits on his first official visit weekend as Pitt's new head football coach. Five are solid Pitt commits who will have their first chance to spend extended time with Chryst and his staff, but the services of three prospects are still up for grabs.
The list of prospects expected on campus at Tennessee this weekend includes Long Beach (Miss.) High four-star LB
After a dominating week of practice at the Under Armour All-American Game Mesquite (Texas) Horn cornerback
The growing list of prospects scheduled to see USC this weekend includes five-star cornerback Tracy Howard, five-star OT
Of the numerous prospects to visit the University of Utah campus this weekend, USC defensive end commit
Highly touted Medina (Wash.) Bellevue offensive lineman