4 Common College Recruiting Myths Debunked

In this video, our experts discuss 4 common recruiting myths and how to avoid them to have your best chance at success in the college recruiting process.

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0:56 Show Outline
1:38 What are recruiting myths?
1:58 Myth 1: College coaches will find you if you’re great at your sport
5:47 Myth 2: Full-ride scholarships are common
11:46 Myth 3: My coach will take care of recruiting for me
18:08 Myth 4: The recruiting process starts in junior year
26:57 *Bonus Myth | You Don’t Need a Recruiting Services; Colleges don’t use recruiting services
28:01 Live Q & A: How do you get seen in a small town?
29:26 How do you know if a college is serious about you when you get invited to a camp?
34:30 How often should you be updating the schools you are interested in? Every event, every month?
37:36 Ring the Bell #NCSACOMMIT

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How do colleges recruit athletes? https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/how-to-get-recruited/college-recruiting-process

Are you good enough to play college sports? https://www.ncsasports.org/recruiting/how-to-get-recruited/good-enough-to-play

Learn more about the NCAA recruiting rules: https://www.ncsasports.org/ncaa-eligibility-center/recruiting-rules

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