Conferences fight for top spot

Initial conference recruiting rankings have a Southern twang at the top

Updated: June 17, 2013, 2:50 PM ET
By Tom Luginbill and Craig Haubert | RecruitingNation

Which conference is the best on the recruiting trail? While it seemed like an easy task to rank them all, it was tougher than expected. In our initial rankings, we looked at this year's limited classes so far in addition to past results.

As classes develop, we'll learn more about how conferences are doing. Whether that means a lot of changes remains to be seen. In this initial list, conferences near the top include teams that have proved successful on the recruiting trail in the past, but every recruiting cycle is different. Who knows what will happen?


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