Today's recruits have an advantage over recruits from past recruiting cycles, as this age of social media makes a recruit more famous than ever. It's not just television and the Internet anymore—as Facebook, Tumblr, Instagram and of course Twitter all have exploded in the social media era.
With so many avenues for coverage, a recruit's hype only increases and builds and for some, the hype gets to a point where it's impossible for some recruits to live up to it. Some recruits, however, are simply too good to not perform well and live up to their high billing.
There are a lot of hyped recruits in this 2013 class and many of them will not live up to their championed hype. Here are 12 who look like they will.