Today is the day coach Mark Hudspeth, recruiting coordinator Reed Stringer and the rest of the Cajun staff have been working toward for the last two years. All of the late nights, all of the time spent on the road away from family has finally paid off. It’s National Signing Day.

ESPN 1420 will keep you updated as the faxes roll into Louisiana’s new Athletics Performance Center. Check back throughout the day to get your first glimpse at the newest Ragin’ Cajuns.

Jacques Boudreaux ★★ Linebacker
Holy Cross HS, New Orleans, LA, 6-1, 222 lbs

Blair Brooks ★★ Safety
Thibodaux HS, Thibodaux, LA, 6-2, 190 lbs

Raymond Calais, Jr. ★★ Running Back
Cecilia HS, Cecilia, LA, 5-9, 167 lbs

Damar’ren Mitchell ★★ Defensive Back
Magnolia West HS, Magnolia, TX, 6-0, 177 lbs

Akkai Ward ★★ Offensive Tackle
Brusly HS, Brusly, LA, 6-4, 295 lbs

Artez Williams ★★ Cornerback
Itawamba CC, Fulton, MS, 6-0, 190 lbs

Kendall Baker NR Offensive Tackle
McAdory HS, McCalla, AL, 6-3, 285 lbs

Trevara Miller NR Defensive Lineman
Itawamba JC, Noxapater, MS, 6-1, 283 lbs

Korey Louis ★★★ Linebacker
Breaux Bridge HS, Breaux Bridge, LA, 6-1, 191 lbs

Cody Mitchell ★★★ Tight End
Jasper HS, Jasper, TX, 6-5, 230 lbs

Tanner Holmes ★★ Linebacker
Newton HS, Newton, TX, 6-2, 215 lbs

Dontrell Allen ★★★ Cornerback
East St. John HS, Reserve, LA, 6-0, 181 lbs

Tra’Vontae Booker ★★ Defensive Tackle
East Feliciana HS, Jackson, LA, 6-4, 305 lbs

Calif Gossett ★★ Wide Receiver
Pensacola HS, Pensacola, FL, 6-5, 185 lbs

Randon Haynes ★★★ Offensive Line
Waxahachie HS, Waxahachie, TX, 6-4, 330 lbs

Jarvis Jeffries NR Defensive End
Mississippi Delta CC, Gastonia, NC, 6-3, 240 lbs

Jake Arceneaux ★★★ Quarterback
Ascension Episcopal HS, Lafayette, LA 6-2, 175 lbs

Trey Ragas ★★★ Running Back
Archbishop Shaw HS, Marrero, LA, 5-11, 201 lbs

Denarius Howard ★★ Defensive Back
Mississippi Delta CC, Webb, MS, 6-1, 190 lbs

Edward Hayes ★★★ Safety
Coldspring-Oakhurst HS, Coldspring, TX, 6-2, 190 lbs

Kevon Perry NR Defensive Tackle
Allan Hancock CC, Buffalo, NY, 6-1, 275 lbs

Nicholas Wiggins ★★★ Linebacker
McKinley HS, Baton Rouge, LA, 6-1, 210