Clemson using ESPN anchors, Carrie Underwood in recruiting

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Social-media has changed the world of college recruiting forever, and another great example is Clemson's latest recruiting tactic to 2017 4-star defensive tackle recruit Fred Hansard.

The Clemson recruiting office privately sent the prospect a few clever photoshopped tweets by SportsCenter, ESPN personalities Sam Ponder and Kirk Herbstreit and singer Carrie Underwood interacting with Hansard.

The Tigers' recruiting office is on the forefront of college football recruiting via the use of Twitter.

The following Twitter snapshot has been mentioned on several national websites including, USA TODAY high school sports and

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