The lead up to national signing day has seen colleges and universities do anything they can to land highly touted recruits. But as 18-year-olds are prone to do, there have been some notable stories of players waffling back and forth between schools.
BYU has hit the recruiting block hard grabbing 11 in-state recruits and a handful of junior college stand outs, many who are expected to have an immediate impact.
Here is a list of players who have verbally committed to BYU.
6-1, 215, LB, Logan
The son of Wisconsin coach Gary Andersen and is rated No. 96 at MLB by scout.com.
6-3, 305, OL, Moorpark, Calif.
Juco transfer who will compete immediately for the starting center position.
5-11, 215, RB, Herriman
Started both ways and was regarded by many as the top running back out of the Utah.
6-5, 350, DT, Norwalk, Calif.
Juco prospect who will be looked at to provide immediate help at nose guard.
6-5, 305, OL, Thatcher, Ariz.
Starred for junior college Eastern Arizona and will be looked at to start at right tackle.
6-2, 175, WR, Glendale, Calif.
A standout at BYU camps with his rare combination of size and sub 4.5 40-yard speed.
6-2, 215, LB, Thousand Oaks, Calif.
An All-CIF performer his senior season and led his team in total tackles.
6-3, 180, DB, Salt Lake City
A standout for Skyline High and could play at either safety or receiver.
6-1, 210, LB, Bountiful
A standout for Bountiful High his senior year and will likely play inside linebacker.
6-2, 200, QB, Seattle
Graduated early and is already enrolled in order to compete in spring practices.
6-3, 285, OL, South Jordan
An early commit and the leader of Bingham's offensive front his senior year.
6-5, 285, OL, Beaverton, Ore.
BYU's highest-rated prospect and rated the No. 16 OL prospect by scout.com.
6-4, 200, TE, Hyrum
Played big role in Mountain Crest's 4A state final run, playing both at receiver and DB.
5-11, 202, DB, Portland, Ore.
Starred for Central Catholic High and is rated as a 3-star prospect by scout.com.
6-0, 180 CB Santa Clarita, Calif.
Starred for College of the Canyons and will be looked to replace Preston Hadley at DB.
5-8, 175, WR, Salt Lake City
Was quarterback Cooper Bateman's favorite target at Cottonwood last season.
6-2, 250, LB/DE, Compton, Calif.
Will likely play at defensive end for BYU and is a juco transfer.
6-2, 200, DB, Henderson, Nev.
Played at both quarterback and defensive back for Liberty High.
5-11, 240, FB/LB, Salt Lake City
Was rated as the No. 8 fullback prospect nationally by scout.com.
6-6, 300, DL/OL, Rigby, Idaho
Chose BYU after receiving a lot of interest from Utah. Rated 3-star by scout.com.
6-2, 215, LB, Las Vegas
A 3-star prospect and will likely play at outside linebacker.
6-0, 180, DB, Plain City
Starred at receiver, DB and on special teams for Fremont and will likely play safety.
6-5, 250 OL Temecula, Calif.
An early commit and will join with brother Adam in playing for BYU.
6-5, 220, WR, Provo
Caught 74 passes — 22 for touchdowns.
6-5, 265, OL, Columbus, Ind.
Rated 3-stars by scout.com and chose BYU over Purdue and other programs.
6-3, 210, WR, Highland
A standout for Lone Peak on both the gridiron and the hardwood.
6-2, 305, DT, Salt Lake City
Starred for East High and will add depth to the nose tackle position.
5-10-190, DB, Kahuku, Hawaii
Helps BYU keep the tradition of landing top talent from Kahuku High.
5-11, 180, CB, San Francisco
Is already enrolled and will be a prime candidate to replace Preston Hadley at corner.