"U of L’s class, excluding Bailey, is ranked No. 41 nationally by 247Sports.com, No. 56 by Scout.com and No. 57 by Rivals.com, but the rankings reflect its low number of signees. Teams typically sign 20 or more players to count toward the rankings, but U of L had a small graduating class in 2012 and fewer scholarships to pass out than usual.
Strong said that his new eight-year contract provided assurance to prospects and that the Cards’ announced move to the Atlantic Coast Conference excited them."
In case everyone forgot UL signed players yesterday too...