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Watch Michigan surprise (um, scare) Andrew Dakich with scholarship

How do you award a walk-on a scholarship?

Michigan basketball coach John Beilein decided to scare Zionsville’s Andrew Dakich with one.

Beilein arranged for campus police to visit a team meeting and read a statement that required the senior guard to accompany them to the “compliance office.” 223 more words


Junior Golf: Remembrance And Respect

Today is a special day so in this Monday Mulligan we’re going to encourage Dad and Mom to spend a few minutes with your junior golfer and talk about another subject other than golf. 212 more words

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Meet the eighth-grader with a scholarship offer from Alabama

HALLANDALE, Fla. – Say “Jesus” at the Machado house, and all the males will likely look your way.

There’s Jesus Javier Sr., a 6-6, 330-pound auto mechanic and former high school defensive tackle. 1,337 more words


VIDEO: Owen Pappoe is a freak with 30 offers and only a freshman

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Grayon (Loganville, Ga.) outside linebacker Owen Pappoe is known as “The Freak.”

He’s 6 foot, 205 pounds and only a freshman. Offers starting coming in as an eighth grader and now as he finishes his ninth-grader year, the total stands at more than 30. 78 more words


Spring sports signings keep rolling in across Brevard

Brevard County high school seniors continued to sign with college programs this week as their high school days drew to a close.

At Merritt Island, 12 signed from six sports teams on Friday. 395 more words


Recruiting column: Answers to top 3 recruiting questions asked recently

 USA TODAY High School Sports has a weekly column on the recruiting process. This isn’t about where just the top five-star athletes are headed but rather a guide to the process and the pitfalls for student-athletes nationwide from Fred Bastie, the owner and founder of Playced.com.  977 more words