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Tighter budgets affect recruiting

The economy has affected college sports programs across the nation, and recruiting is another area that is starting to be touched by tightening budgets of universities and the prospects they are seeking. Still, some of the most prominent programs have not yet cut recruiting efforts. Dick Baddour, the North Carolina athletic director, described recruiting as the lifeblood of a program. “You’ve got to be careful if you’re cutting back on recruiting,” he said. “That would be a major issue for us.” (Biloxi Sun Herald)

Recent Football Recruiting Articles:

Austin Proehl's Journal: UNC Spring Review

DT Tim Settle says Arizona State recruiting him the hardest

QB Nathan Elliott Commits to UNC

RB Reggie Gallaspy has the skills colleges covet

Larry Fedora, UNC assistants talk spring recruiting strategies