With 33 verbal commitments and 14 early enrollees in the fold, the Tennessee Volunteers' 2014 recruiting class is very close to wrapping up.
But that doesn't mean UT head coach Butch Jones and his staff are lounging on a beach somewhere, sipping Mai Tais and waiting on national signing day to pass. The Vols are still very much in maintenance mode with a couple of coveted recruits, and they're still trying to land some big fish to the Big Orange.
By all accounts, Tennessee's recruiting class is highly regarded, sitting at fifth on 247Sports' current team rankings. It's deep, it's talented and it fills plenty of needs. But there are a few guys out there who could really strengthen the team immediately.
Let's take a look at three major targets and two potentially shaky pledges the Vols need to close with in order to really make this a memorable haul on the trail.
Here are five recruits UT needs to land between now and Feb. 5.