Hero Sports ranks Jacksonville State's recruiting class at the top of the Ohio Valley Conference. Murray State's signing class was ranked fourth.
Racer signee A. J. McCorkle, a defensive back from Conyers, Georgia was the second ranked signee in the conference. McCorkle had 16 offers from FBS schools, including Syracuse.
Two more defensive backs signed by the Racers were ranked in the top 20. Elijah Downing from Louisville was listed 11th. He had five FBS offers. And, Edwin Summerour was ranked 19th. Summerour had originally committed to Tennessee Tech. He had two FBS offers.
Murray State signee Blake Watkins, a running back from Smyrna, Tennessee was listed 50th. He had an offer from Marshall, an FBS school from Conference-USA.