It was another weekend on the road for Tony Bennett and the Virginia coaching staff, the second of three AAU live periods. They’re recruiting and evaluating for classmates to add next to stud guard Isaac McKneely in the 2022 class, as well as setting the table for 2023. Things were more spread out this week. […]
The Virginia coaching staff were on the road from Thursday through Sunday for the first of three AAU live evaluation periods. Atlanta and Birmingham were the hot spots.
In this VIP Intel Report, I look at some adjustments Virginia is making in recruiting and share a few whispers we’re hearing from summer practices. New Recruiting Environment Recent NCAA rule changes have complicated recruiting, especially for programs like Virginia that try to build for the long haul. Everybody has had this Spring to […]
(Image: Impact Sports Network) For two straight weekends, Virginia coaches have been out watching recruits at NCAA certified events as part of the scholastic live evaluation periods. It can be chaotic. Coaches are flying around. Tony Bennett alone has been in six different locations. Lots of names get mentioned. So I’m here to try to […]
(Image: Grant Traylor) The Virginia coaching staff hit the road this weekend for the first of two scholastic live evaluation periods. It’s the first time Division-1 coaches have been able to watch potential recruits in-person in over 15 months. During these two weekends, players participate with their high school teams. Not every state holds events. […]
Tuesday June 15th was the first day college coaches were allowed to directly contact recruits in the 2023 class. As always, we were flooded with reports of the many names Virginia had reached out to.
The 15-month long dead period is over as of today. We’re back on the normal NCAA recruiting calendar. There will be visitors in the coming weeks. Then later this month, the coaching staff finally has the opportunity to go back on the road. With activity set to pick up, it’s a good time to run […]
The mailbag is back and loaded with recruiting questions. Who else is coming to visit in June along with Isaac? @KeepingUpWithG8 The NCAA’s recruiting dead period is set to be lifted on June 1st. That gives prospects some time to take visits before they get busy again in July with the AAU evaluation periods. UVA […]
The storm of the late recruiting cycle has subsided, leaving it quiet on the recruiting front lately. That will change when the long dead period is finally lifted on June 1st. Virginia is scheduled to host a few visitors, then coaches hit the road for evaluation periods five out of six weekends starting June 18th. […]