Top three weekend commitments 

September, 3, 2012
Damian JonesJohn F. Rhodes for ESPN.comDamian Jones, No. 72 in the ESPN 100, committed to Vanderbilt after his official visit.

The commitment train isn’t exactly rolling, but it is gaining steam. A quiet holiday weekend (appreciate the cease-fire) got tipped onto its side Monday evening when the battle on the recruiting trail started up again with a bang.

A flurry of rock solid, under-the-national-radar pledges filtered in. Although the names aren’t going to dazzle the casual fan, there’s reason to pay attention to what happened at Virginia and Colorado.