Best from Day 1 of the early signing period

DB Jeremiah Criddell, the 61st-ranked player overall and No. 4 athlete in ESPN 300, picks Oklahoma. (1:47)

The college football early signing period’s first day is coming to a close, and more than two-thirds of the ESPN 300 are signed to their future schools. Here are the biggest news and the coolest announcements from today.

ESPN 300 O-lineman Evan Neal commits to Alabama

Nakobe Dean chooses Georgia over Alabama, other SEC powers

Ohio State wins tug of war with Michigan for DE Zach Harrison

Gators land Lakeland’s Keon Zipperer, Lloyd Summerall, Deyavie Hammond

No. 68 ranked prospect, RB Noah Cain, commits to Penn State

No. 60 overall prospect Tyler Davis picks Clemson over Florida State

Make sure to also check out the Class Rankings top 50, where Georgia has just passed Texas A&M for the No. 2 class.