Former NSR baseball prospect voted Atlantic Sun preseason MVP

Former National Scouting Report prospect Austin Hays has been voted by Atlantic Sun Conference baseball fans as the league’s preseason Most Valuable Player. That is quite an honor for Hays, a junior outfielder at Jacksonville University, who has played only one season of NCAA Division I baseball. Hays, a 2013 graduate of Spruce Creek High School … Read more

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Leave college recruiting to the experts

Nobody survives for long inside an idyllic bubble. Regardless how hard they try, life simply doesn’t work that way. There are issues, incidents, accidents, missteps, hiccups, happenstances and brouhahas. Life, as it turns out, is complicated and full of unexpected ways our bubbles can be burst. Why then do most parents and high school prospects think everything … Read more

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NSR shines on National Signing Day

All across America, dozens of National Scouting Report football prospects signed letters of intent Wednesday on National Signing Day. From early morning through late evening, Larry Perrin, National Football Director, attended signings in person or posted them on NSR’s recruiting tracker. It was an eventful, rewarding day. “As a company that represents top-notch high school … Read more

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What’s next for unsigned football prospects?

National Signing Day has come and gone. There was lots of hoopla Wednesday surrounding where dozens of National Scouting Report prospects signed National Letters of Intent. But what if you weren’t one of the lucky ones who signed? What’s next? First off, don’t get caught up in all the hype. National Signing Day is far … Read more

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Who will be the next NSR football star?

What do wide receiver Hines Ward, quarterback Landry Jones and running back Jay Prosch have in common? All three are former National Scouting Report prospects who played major-college football and went on to play in the NFL. What do tight end O.J. Howard and offensive linemen Bradley Bozeman and Matt Womack have in common? All … Read more

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College prospects shouldn’t wait to take standardized tests

National Scouting Report scouts run into this problem all across the country: junior and senior prospects who still haven’t taken the SAT or ACT. High school prospects are — plain and simple — given bad advice on this important topic.  Those telling prospects to wait until they are seniors to take these tests are no … Read more

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NSR football director working round the clock

Larry Perrin hasn’t slept much in recent weeks. In fact, he hasn’t had much shuteye in months. He has too much on his mind. With National Signing Day just two days away, National Scouting Report’s Director of Football Scouting has been working almost round the clock trying to uncover scholarship opportunities for 2016 prospects. “I … Read more

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Plan B often becomes Plan A for college prospects

National Scouting Report scouts know this to be true: Rarely does a college prospect end up playing for his or her favorite school. For that reason, a prospect’s Plan B often evolves into Plan A. Another truth: Every prospect fits into a Division I, II or III box. Their athletic talents and skills, along with … Read more

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NSR football prospect enrolls early at N.C. State

Two months ago, Dylan Autenrieth was an outstanding 2016 National Scouting Report football prospect at North Paulding High School in Dallas, Ga.  Today, he is an early enrollee at North Carolina State. Mike Ewing, NSR’s area director in North Georgia, learned about Autenrieth through a friend.  After Autenrieth’s junior football season, Ewing went to see him … Read more

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NSR area director Chuck Howard hopes to end Super Bowl jinx

Chuck Howard doesn’t consider himself a jinx. His teams just happened to be on the losing side – every time – during the five Super Bowls he covered for television stations in Buffalo, N.Y., and Charlotte, N.C. Will the sixth time be a charm? Howard, Charlotte Area Director for National Scouting Report and veteran sports … Read more

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