Narrowing Down Your Prospect List


CaptianU Live Season 2 Episode 12: In today’s session, we cover how to narrow down your college prospect list. We answer where should you be focusing, what schools feel like the best fit, and where you should be putting [Read More]

Narrowing Down Your Prospect List2022-03-09T03:41:55+00:00

How Do You Find The Right Fit?


At CaptainU, we’re all about helping recruits find the next-level college opportunity that offers the right “fit.” But finding the college and athletic program that fits you best isn’t as simple as trying on a pair of shoes. To [Read More]

How Do You Find The Right Fit?2022-02-12T21:12:16+00:00

Is The Transfer Portal Reining In Recruiting?


When the NCAA instituted its so-called One-Time Transfer Rule in April of 2021, it was heralded as a harbinger of new freedom for college athletes. And thus far, it has more than lived up to that claim. However, as [Read More]

Is The Transfer Portal Reining In Recruiting?2022-02-12T18:36:01+00:00

NLI or NIL; What’s More Important?


The wrong choice could leave your recruiting DOA

You read that headline right. Signing a National Letter of Intent (NLI) has traditionally been the high point of a high school athlete’s recruiting process. However, in July of 2021, the NCAA enacted legislation [Read More]

NLI or NIL; What’s More Important?2022-02-07T18:48:40+00:00

What College Recruiters Actually Look For


Do you have what it takes to play a sport in college? Have you put in the time to develop your skills and keep your grades up so that college recruiters are now interested?

Well, you’ve done the hard work, but there [Read More]

What College Recruiters Actually Look For2022-02-04T17:33:18+00:00

FAQs About NILs


The NIL rule is a relatively new option for college student-athletes. And, since you likely have questions about it, we’ve answered some of the most common questions we’ve been asked below::

What Is An NIL?

NIL refers to a student-athlete’s “name, image, and [Read More]

FAQs About NILs2022-01-04T17:16:19+00:00

Why Culture Should Count In Your College Decision


There’s more to consider beyond wins and losses

Just about every day, you see a headline reading, “Player A has entered the transfer portal.” And, while the NCAA’s transfer portal was established in 2018 to streamline and unify the transfer process for [Read More]

Why Culture Should Count In Your College Decision2021-12-20T18:01:16+00:00

Knowing Your Divisions


CaptianU Live Season 2 Episode 3: In this episode, Eric talks about the different athletic divisions and what their differences are. Knowing the differences and other alternatives will help you make the best decision for your athletic path and [Read More]

Knowing Your Divisions2022-01-03T23:23:15+00:00

Everything You Need to Know About Campus Visits


CaptianU Live Season 2 Episode 2: In this episode, Eric covers everything you need to know about campus visits.

Watch and learn:

  1. Why campus visits are important
  2. Understanding NCAA rules regarding campus visits
  3.  The difference between each visit type
  4. How [Read More]
Everything You Need to Know About Campus Visits2021-11-16T03:30:41+00:00