Northwestern Wildcats Football Recruiting

NU lands 4-star QB Thorson


NU landed a 4-star QB - their second in as many classes - in Clayton Thorson, beating out Iowa, Illinois, Penn State, and Ole Miss for the speedy 6'4 signal-caller.

Four-Star QB Matt Alviti (Maine South) Commits to Northwestern


Northwestern's first recruit of the Class of 2013 is a big one.

Northwestern Football Recruiting: Signing Day Looms, Stephen Buckley Commits, Anything Doing?


As signing day approaches, we break down whether that, you know, means anything.

Kyle Prater Shouldn't Have Been Allowed To Play Against High Schoolers.


Northwestern's newest commit is capable of cornerback murder.

USC WR Kyle Prater Leaning Towards Northwestern


A former five-star recruit is transferring from USC, and, uh, well, he's actually like, looking at Northwestern. Are we blushing?

Four-star LB Ifeadi Odenigbo Picks Northwestern over Stanford, Notre Dame


Northwestern landed its best get of the year in Ohio linebacker Iinebacker Ifeadi Odenigbo.

Northwestern Recruiting Update: WR Andrew Scanlan to NU, Cats Lose Out on DE Faith Ekaktie


Northwestern picked up a wide receiver, but academics kept NU from landing a top recruit.

Linebacker Jaylen Prater (Wellston, Ohio) Commits to Northwestern


Northwestern lands the first linebacker commit of its 2012 recruiting class.

2012 DT Greg Kuhar Commits to Northwestern


NU lands the 14th recruit of its class, beating out Michigan and Iowa for a DT.

Safety Dwight White Jr. (Cypress, Tex., Cy-Fair) Commits to Northwestern


Northwestern lands a safety recruit from the Houston area.

Long Snapper Chris Fitzpatrick (Anderson, KY) Commits to NU


An ode to long snapping. Hopefully the last ever.

Northwestern Adds Third Recruit of Day - TE Jack Schwaba, Upper Saint Clair (PA)


The 11th member of NU's Class of 2012 is Jack Schwaba, a tight end from Pennsylvania.

NU Lands Pair of 3-Star Offensive Linemen, OG Adam DePietro (Lancaster, PA) and OT Eric Olson (Cambridge, MA)


NU got a pair of commits from offensive linemen Thursday.

RECRUITING THUS FAR RECAP news peg of WR Mike McHugh, DT Connor Mahoney Commit to Northwestern


I haven't covered recruiting thus far. Let's change that!

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