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Coaching staff update: Dixon, Brown added

No official word or release from the academy but Army has added Ball State assistant coach Daryl Dixon and Wofford assistant ShaDon Brown to its coaching staff. Dixon replaces outside linebackers coach Jovan Dewitt, who left last month to take a linebackers/special teams position at Central Florida. He had coached at Ball State since 2009 [...]

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After Signing Day

Signing Day did not signify the end of Army’s 2016 recruiting class. Recruits are on post this weekend. Some are commits. Others are still deciding. “There’s still some kids that are visiting this weekend and I know there’s some kids that visiting the other academies this coming weekend that frankly, we are still in a [...]

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Signing Day: Gallery, breakdown

Signing day is in the books. Army will receive a pledge of commitment from 72 high school seniors by Friday. The 2016 recruiting class represents 23 states. Ten commits were from Georgia and nine from Texas. No commits from nearby New Jersey. Here’s a breakdown of where Army’s class is from: Georgia 10; Texas 10; [...]

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2016 Signing Day: Huff follows father’s path

Meade (Md.) senior tight end Will Huff committed and signed with Army football Wednesday. Huff recently made an official visit to West Point. His father, Will, played defensive line for Army and was a team captain in 1989. The younger Huff will be a direct admit to West Point. Allen (Texas) wide receiver Cam Harrison, [...]

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Recruiting: Archie, Auer, Stokes commits

Army continued a late push to fortify its line when it received commitments from Eric Archie of  Murphy High in Mobile, Ala. and Nick Stokes of Kempsville, Va. Stokes (6-foot-5, 270) was committed to Virginia Military Institute, a Division I-AA school. He was recruited by new defensive end coach Chad Wilt. Archie visited West Point [...]

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Recruiting: Final January visits secure commits

Army’s 2016 recruiting class is nearing 70 despite a few decommits over the weekend. The Black Knights picked up at least six commitments in the past three days. Pulaski Academy (Ark.) wide receiver Tre Bruce, Parkview Baptist (La.) offensive lineman Grant Kerstens, Glenville (Ohio) linebacker Demann Wilson and Glendora (Calif.) kicker-punter Caleb Watkins committed while [...]

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Recruiting: January official visits (week 4)

Linganore (Md.) defensive lineman Tyler Fleagle and Aldine Davis (Texas) cornerback Keshaun Wells, both Army commits, were among the recruits on post this weekend. Army received commitments from Pulaski Academy (Ark.) wide receiver Tre Bruce and Glendora (Calif.) kicker-punter Caleb Watkins during their official visit. Will have more on Bruce and Watkins soon. Weekend of [...]

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Decommits: Kennedy, Saulsberry exit class

Army has lost a pair of potential slotbacks as South Mecklenburg (N.C.) senior Chance Kennedy and Northpoint Christian (Miss.) senior Christian Saulsberry decommitted this weekend. Kennedy was an early commit to West Point, giving the Black Knights his pledge on Father’s Day 2015. He attended the Army-Navy game in December. Kennedy announced on Twitter over [...]

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Recruiting: Alabama’s Thomas, Stevens join 2016 class

Army continues to make recruiting strides in the state of Alabama under Jeff Monken. The Black Knights’ 2015 roster had six freshmen from Alabama including guard Victor Nieves, a starter for past of the season. Army added two more Alabama prep players Thursday when Lee quarterback Cameron Thomas and Baldwin County running back R.J. Stevens [...]

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Staff change: Dewitt leaves Army for Central Florida

Jovan Dewitt, Army’s outside linebackers coach and special teams coordinator, has taken the same position at Central Florida under first-year coach Scott Frost. Central Florida announced Dewitt’s hiring in a release Wednesday. Army loses a key recruiter. Dewitt was responsible for the state of Florida and recruited current commit Christian Gomez, a Cypress Bay linebacker, [...]

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