Early Offer: Eval period not important? 

April, 16, 2014
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The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's regular feature, giving you a dose of recruiting in the mornings. Wednesday's offerings: The spring evaluation period is officially here. Coaches hit the road Tuesday, fanning out all over the country to make in-person evaluations of prospects, but some coaches believe the importance of the next seven weeks isn't the same as it used to be.

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