Darnell Wright reveals he plans to sign a letter of intent to attend and play football at Tennessee, Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, at Huntington (W.Va.) High School. (Sholten Singer/The Herald-Dispatch via AP)
Virginia Tech NCAA college football head coach Justin Fuente talks about player recruitment and the upcoming 2019 football season during a press conference in Blacksburg, Va. Wednesday, Feb. 6 2019. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP)
FILE - In this Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019 file photo, Clemson head football coach Dabo Swinney along with members of the 2019 National Championship football team address the crowd during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game between Clemson and Virginia in Clemson, S.C.
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Virginia Tech NCAA college football head coach Justin Fuente talks about player recruitment and the upcoming 2019 football season during a press conference in Blacksburg, Va., Wednesday, Feb. 6 2019. (Matt Gentry/The Roanoke Times via AP)
Clemson just keeps on winning — on the football field, and in recruiting.
Less than a month after the Tigers won their second national championship in three years, they polished off the best class in the Atlantic Coast Conference on Wednesday, the first day of the traditional signing period.
FILE - In this Dec. 4, 2018, file photo, Ryan Day answers questions during a news conference announcing his hiring as NCAA college football head coach at Ohio State, in Columbus, Ohio. The Buckeyes started Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019, by losing four-star offensive lineman Doug Nester, who flipped to Virginia Tech.
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Tennessee has added a pair of top-50 recruits with offensive tackle Darnell Wright and linebacker Henry To'oto'o both choosing the Volunteers.
FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2017, file photo, Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh adjusts his cap on the field during warmups before an NCAA college football game against Ohio State in Ann Arbor, Mich.
FILE - In this Aug. 4, 2018, file photo, Penn State head coach James Franklin speaks with media in State College, Pa. Franklin has expanded Penn State’s recruiting base from the Northeast. His class is made up of players from 11 states, including Florida and Oregon. (Ty Lohr/York Daily Record via AP, File)