Over the course of the past decade, A&M has gone through some turbulent recruiting storms. When RC Slocum retired back in 2002, the Aggies football program immediately began to spiral downhill, never truly starting to recover until former head coach Mike Sherman stepped in back in 2008.
Facing off against top-notch recruiters such as Mack Brown, Bob Stoops and Les Miles from storied football programs like Texas, Oklahoma and LSU, respectively, the Aggies have struggled to keep up.
Recruiting in college football is arguably the most intense part of the entire sport. However, A&M has become exponentially more competitive in the past five years, scoring a Top 25 recruiting class in each offseason.
We take a look at the past five recruiting classes for the Aggies, power ranking the seniors that graduate this May to next year's incoming freshmen and everyone in between.