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LSU takes unexpected recruiting hit, and other news

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LSU is used to closing the Louisiana borders and getting most of the top players in the state to stay home.  That has not been the case over the past week.  KTBS recruiting expert Barton Simmons of 247 Sports and Comcast CSS "In The Huddle" program discusses Louisiana players such as Speedy Noil and Gerald Willis leaving Louisiana for Texas A&M and Florida respectively.

But neither was the biggest surprise of key players who chose schools other than LSU, that was cornerback Tony Brown from the state of Texas.  We discuss that and the two major players LSU did land, running back Leonard Fournette and safety Jamal Adams.

Simmons also has news on a big recruit landed by Bret Bielema at Arkansas and his thoughts on what the Charlie Strong hire at Texas will mean for Longhorns recruiting.

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