For the University of Tennessee, football recruiting doesn’t come as easy as it does for some of its SEC brethren.
When you have the home-state talent of Florida, Georgia, Alabama and Louisiana nearby, you don’t have to reach very far to find the base of your recruiting class.
The state of Tennessee produces a handful of good players each year, but it’s very difficult for the Vols to keep all of it in state. Therefore, it’s an absolute must for Derek Dooley to land several high profile recruits from outside the Tennessee border.
Here are five out of state recruits that Dooley needs to land in the 2013 class.