Any school can offer a scholarship. Many can promise instant playing time or a path to the NFL. So how do some schools stand out from the pack? Here are some of the most unique recruiting pitches we’ve seen in the 2015 class:
Notre Dame’s next Heisman winner?
The Fighting Irish already have a pledge from Blake Barnett, the nation’s No. 4 dual-threat quarterback, but they’re still putting on full-court press.
— Blake Barnett (@BlakeBarnett_8) May 13, 2014
Make sure mom’s on board
Tennessee’s Butch Jones knows the secret to successful recruiting.
— Austin Clark (@AustinClark76) May 9, 2014
Superman saves Northwestern?
Based on his Twitter name, this message should stick with three-star Tyriq Thompson for a long time.
This is legit 😎 maybe I should get glasses pic.twitter.com/HXK0gUDWD4
— Clark Kent™ (@TyriqThompson17) April 23, 2014
What if I told you Kentucky got creative?
The Wildcats haven’t had much on-field success recently, but they’ve done well on the recruiting trail, thanks to unique pitches like this one.
— Logan_Stenberg (@LBStenberg) April 28, 2014
Georgia’s work of art
No, Mark Richt didn’t draw these. But Georgia’s attention to detail caught the eye of several recruits.
— D'Andre Walker (@LuxuryLife1K) April 2, 2014
Ohio State feels a draft
On draft day, the Buckeyes decided to remind No. 67 recruit Matt Burrell Jr. of their success at sending players to the league.
— Matthew Burr€ll Jr!! (@__Triumphant) May 8, 2014