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Towson football finds better times ahead with new recruiting calendar

Towson football finds better times ahead with new recruiting calendar

Last February, at the news conference announcing the largest recruiting class in the history of Towson athletics, football coach Rob Ambrose spoke at length about the would-be Tigers. He lamented the commits who had never signed. He accused poachers from Power Five conference schools of using Towson’s evaluation and recruiting abilities to enrich themselves.

And, he said, it was only getting worse.

“It is what it is,” he said. “Clearly something that we're going to have to give a little more thought to in the future as this is becoming more of the norm, that our status is pulling attention. And it can negatively affect the bottom line in the end. You lose human beings that you...

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