NIU receives commitment from DE/OLB Chamaar Smith

Northern Illinois received its seventh commitment for the 2019 recruiting cycle down from Indiana. Chamaar Smith, a defensive end from Indianapolis, Ind. (Decatur Central), made his announcement via Twitter on Friday. #THEHARDWAY⚫🔴 — CHAMAAR SMITH 4️⃣0️⃣ (@chamaar41) May 18, 2018   Smith also held offers from Ball State, Eastern Kentucky, North Dakota, Eastern Michigan... Continue Reading →

OT/DT Kobe Hilton first commit for Akron’s 2019 class

Akron's on the board with its first commitment of the current recruiting cycle. Two-way lineman Kobe Hilton (Farrell, Pa.; Farrell) made his commitment to the Zips' program yesterday. Big time commit out of Western PA today! #ROOCREW19 — Kory Gribbin (@ZipsCoachGrib) May 16, 2018 Congratulations to Farrell standout @kobehilton who verbally committed to continue his... Continue Reading →

Notebook: Ball State, Toledo receive PA commits

A pair of prep recruits from Pennsylvania picked a pair of Mid-American Conference schools to commit to on Monday. Ball State got itself a three-star wide receiver in Rahmon Hart Jr. (Pittsburgh, Pa.; Plum, Imani Christian Academy) and Toledo received a commitment from defensive tackle Gaige Hill (Altoona, Pa.; Altooa). For Ball State, Hart is... Continue Reading →

Cam Mattox sixth NIU commit for 2019

Northern Illinois got its sixth commit for the current recruiting cycle with the addition of in-state defensive end Cam Mattox. I AM COMMITTED❗❗ — Cam Mattox™️ (@C58_Mattox) May 5, 2018 Mattox (Country Club Hills, Ill.; Hillcrest) is listed at 6-foot-3 and 215 pounds, so length is already an advantage for him at his position.... Continue Reading →

Busy weekend for NIU with four local commits

Screenshot of Messiah Travis' highlights via Hudl. Northern Illinois had a big weekend of recruiting as four local recruits announced their commitments to the program. The four new high school players that will be joining NIU's 2019 signing class are: Messiah Travis, Romel Goston, Mark Aitken and Tom Trieb. Travis (Chicago, Ill.; Solorio Academy) was the... Continue Reading →

S Matt Salopek chooses Miami

The Miami-OH defense adds another piece for the 2019 signing class with safety Matt Salopek's commitment on Thursday. I would to announce that I am continuing my academic and athletic career at Miami (OH) University !! #GoRedhawks 🔴⚪️ — Matt Salopek (@msalopek_12) April 26, 2018 Salopek (Akron, Ohio; Archbishop Hoban) is a big get... Continue Reading →

John Harris second to pick Ball State

Ball State picked up a commitment from in-state defensive tackle John Harris on Friday. Harris (Indianapolis, Ind.; Roncalli) is rated a two-star prospect by's composite scoring system, where he's graded out at 0.7498. Harris is listed at 6-foot-4 and 270 pounds. It's hard to find much information on Harris other than that. It doesn't... Continue Reading →

Mehki Miller 15th commit for Miami-OH

Screenshot of Mehki Miller's highlights via Hudl. It doesn't seem like Miami's ever coming to a red light with the wave of news, will it? The RedHawks are now up to 15 total commits for the class of 2019 with defensive back Mehki Miller being the newest addition. I’ve thought long and hard about this... Continue Reading →

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