ESPNU & ESPN The Magazine has named South Carolina associate head baseball coach Chad Holbrook the No. 10 recruiter in college sports.
The list was put together in conjunction with three dozen experts who were asked the question: Who are the top 20 recruiters in college sports?
Holbrook is the only baseball coach to make the list. Holbrook is entering his third season as associate head coach and recruiting coordinator for the baseball program. Holbrook serves as hitting instructor, oversees the Gamecock offense, including base running and the short game and is the third base coach. He also works with the outfielders.
Holbrook came to the Gamecock program in July of 2008 after serving 15 seasons as a member of the University of North Carolina coaching staff. 1. Pat Henry, Texas A&M men's and women's cross-country, indoor and outdoor track
2. Anson Dorrance, UNC women's soccer
3. Ed Orgeron, Southern Cal football assistant
4. Chris Dailey, UConn women's hoops assistant
5. Missy Meharg, Maryland field hockey
6. Mike Krzyzewski, Duke men's hoops
7. Russ Rose, PSU women's volleyball
8. Burton Burns, Alabama football assistant
9. Jay Clark, Georgia women's gymnastics
10. Chad Holbrook, South Carolina baseball assistant.
11. Dan Jordan, Alaska rifle
12. John Calipari, Kentucky men's hoops
13. Mike McGraw, Oklahoma State men's golf
14. Jovan Vavic, Southern Cal men's and women's water polo
15. Thad Matta, Ohio State men's hoops
16. Kelly Inouye-Perez, UCLA softball
17. Mike LoPresti, Fairleigh Dickinson women's bowling
18. Tosh Lupoi, Cal football assistant
19. Kelly Amonte Hiller, Northwestern women's lacrosse
20. J Robinson, Minnesota wrestling