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The Mid-Morning Dump: Recruiting Battles with the TOE

and it’s been a weird World Cup so far.

IN-STATE ‘CROOT 2021 DT Griffin Liddle from Bettendorf camped at Iowa State this past weekend, and he had lots of good things to say about the visit. He also holds offers from Iowa and Nebraska.

FLORIDA ‘CROOT Three-star Florida cornerback Jarrad Baker made his way to Ames last weekend. Iowa State was his first Power 5 offer, but since then he’s picked offers from Florida State, Arizona State, Louisville, and Georgia, among others.

BIG ‘CROOTIN WEEKEND Matt Campbell has a nice group of prospects coming for visits this weekend, including 2019 RB Jirehl Brock.

OWN GOAL The leading scorer so far in a weird World Cup so far is.....own goal. Teams have accidentally put the ball into their own net on five occasions already.

CAN’T DO IT ALONE Star players like Mo Salah, Robert Lewandowski, Mane, and James Rodriguez are having to deal with being the only star player on their teams.

GOIN’ FOR BROKE In PUMA’s return to basketball, the brand has signed DeAndre Ayton, Marvin Bagley, and Zhaire Smith, along with Skylar Diggins-Smith, and has named Jay-Z as the president of its basketball wing.