Guide for the College Bound Student Athlete
NCAA Rule Changes to Slow Recruiting; May 2019
The changes restructure the timing of permissible recruiting activities, creating two starting points for various recruiting activities. The most impactful changes are:
Should I be worried I haven't received a college scholarship?
Of all D1 players currently playing in the 2018-19 season, the average age of commit is 18.9 years old.
.6% are age 14 (yes, that’s less than 1 percent- at point 6)
3.6% are age 15
9.9% are age 16
13.2% are age 17
19.9% are age 18
24.2% are age 19
25% are age 20
3.6% are age 21
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How easy is it to play in the NHL? From 2000-2008 2,321 players were drafted. 1,362 drafted players never player an NHL game and 193 played under 10 NHL games 33% of the players drafted actually PLAYED in the NHL