Posted On: 12/6/18 12:35 PM
There are a lot of factors that go into a college coach’s decision-making process when it comes to recruiting. Beauty, as they say, truly is in the eye of the beholder.
Coaches have a limited number of scholarships or scholarship money, a limited number of roster spots and what they are each looking for can vary as widely as the kind of fish there are in the sea.
But, there are a few staples that every college coach wants to know about an athlete during the recruiting process. One of those is a player’s vertical. Your vertical can make you or break you in the recruiting world, because it is the great equalizer when it comes to a player’s height. Ya, maybe you’re 6-foot-2, but if you have a 25-inch vertical compare