EKU FOOTBALL | Elder Excited about Colonels' Class of 2017
02/01/2017 09:24 PM
Eastern Kentucky football announced its 2017 recruiting class on Wednesday afternoon.
Overall, there were 39 new players who will join the EKU program, not all of whom signed National Letters of Intent though because some of the future Colonels joined are either transfers or walk-ons.
Nineteen of the new players received all-state honors in their previous home states, and the new group of players represent nine different states.
Sports Night’s Andrew Chernoff caught up with EKU head coach Mark Elder via SKYPE on Wednesday afternoon to discuss his thoughts on next year’s team: