Traditional hotbeds such as Florida, California, Texas, Georgia and Alabama always see droves of college coaches checking out their top recruits. Even states such as North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Mississippi, Arizona, South Carolina, New Jersey, Ohio and Virginia can be considered hotbeds today.
However, coaches need to be willing to go to nontraditional places to find the best talent. The 2015 class has a few recruits who aren't from the usual digs.
A 4-star defensive tackle hails from Canada, while Texas went to New Mexico for a 4-star quarterback. Plus, Hawaii and Connecticut each have two prospects are on this list.