Mike Boone, FanBlogs: Myron Rolle, the New Jersey prep standout who received a text message on his cell phone from Florida Governor Jeb Bush, says recruiting analyst Tom Lemming pressured him to keep Notre Dame among his list of finalists, a charge Lemming denies.
Emily Davis, Houston Chronicle: National signing day used to be a prime event. Just look back at the glory days.
Jerry Hill, Waco Tribune-Herald: A group of Baylor football alums raised $10,000 for the widow of former Bear defensive coordinator John Goodner, who died in December of brain cancer.
John Henderson, Denver Post: Arkansas is going hog wild over its top recruit, quarterback Mitch Mustain.
Mike Knobler, Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Georgia Tech increased it recruiting budget more than $90,000 to $625,903 for the current fiscal year (registration).
Brian Rosenthal, Lincoln Journal Star: Let's see where Nebraska's 2005 recruiting class stood where it matters — on the field.
Lonnie White, Los Angeles Times: As expected, veteran NFL and college secondary coach DeWayne Walker was hired as UCLA's defensive coordinator.
Roanoke Times: Former Virginia Tech cornerback Theo Miller and defensive end William Wall are in trouble with the law.