Last Chance U’s Brittany Wagner Joins National Scouting Report as Official Academic Counselor

Brittany Wagner Joins National Scouting Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Birmingham, Ala — Brittany Wagner, the academic counselor in the hit Netflix original series, Last Chance U, won’t be helping students at East Mississippi Community College this fall. Instead, Wagner and her company, 10 Thousand Pencils LLC, will be working as the academic counselor for National Scouting Report. “I am super excited … Read more

Breaking Down Nick Saban’s Recruiting Methods

Nick Saban's recruiting methods

Recruiting can be a challenging road for a lot of college coaches. However, Nick Saban‘s recruiting methods help him keep the Crimson Tide on top. University of Alabama’s Head Football Coach is one of the greatest recruiters in the Southeastern Conference. Some would argue he’s the best in college football. But like all college coaches, Saban’s … Read more

How to be a College Football Scout

College Football Scout

Many people believe they have the abilities to be a college football scout. But it’s not as easy as some may suspect. Even the best ex-football players and coaches can struggle to be a successful college football scout. National Scouting Report’s Director of Expansion, Larry Perrin, and a former college football scout explains, “football scouting … Read more

Multi-Sport Athletes vs. Single Sport Athletes – The Pros and Cons

multi-sport athletes

There is no easy answer to the question, “are multi-sport athletes better than single sport athletes?” Since there are many different opinions out there on the issue and every athlete is different; the simple answer is – it depends. Today, many professional athletes and coaches are speaking out about sports specialization. Football legends like Dabo … Read more

NSR Partners with GCPSA to Provide Recruiting Help to Student-Athletes

Provide Recruiting Help

BIRMINGHAM, Ala – Thursday, June 14, 2017 – National Scouting Report and Gulf Coast Prep Sports Academy announce a strategic partnership to provide recruiting help to post high school athletes and improve their academic and athletic abilities. “The prep school is a much-needed addition to the sports community in the Southeast United States,” said Robert … Read more

YESI and NSR Partner to Help Youth in the Bahamas

YESI and NSR Partner

Youth Empowerment Through Soccer International (YESI) is excited to announce its exclusive partnership with National Scouting Report. NSR is the oldest college recruiting organization in the world. Both YESI and NSR partner to achieve their shared mission to help athletes academically and athletically. YESI and NSR Partnership YESI and NSR partner in hopes to help … Read more

NSR Announces The Babe Ruth League Partnership

Babe Ruth League Partnership

National Scouting Report is proud to announce its Babe Ruth League partnership for the 2017 Softball World Series. This new partnership starts with an exclusive NSR Softball Video Combine at the Babe Ruth World Series Softball Championship Tournament in Jensen Beach Florida. The softball video combine will begin July 20, 2017, and will end on July … Read more

7 Things I Wish I Knew About The Recruiting Process

the recruiting process

The recruiting process is constantly changing, and the pressure college coaches and athletes go through is unreal. Not very long ago I was a collegiate athlete. And just a few years before that, I was a high school athlete weaving my way through the recruiting process. It was very challenging. There were many times I … Read more

Huge Changes to the Softball Recruiting Calendar

Will early recruiting ever stop? The NCAA Division I Council just made some monumental approvals to new recruiting rules and guidelines of which are the first, of many steps, in that direction. In fact, 80% of Division I softball coaches were in agreement to these rule proposals. As College Scouts, we often times have to … Read more

Odds of Earning an Athletic Scholarship

Odds of Earning an Athletic Scholarship

Playing sports in college is a great experience. Take it from someone who has been there. But the odds of earning an athletic scholarship are not very high. NCAA Facts According to the NCAA, there are 346 Division I colleges or universities. There are 6,552 teams at the Division I level with roughly 178,178 Division … Read more