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1st & Goal Recruiting

We help college coaches predict on-the-field performance of athletes using Internet-based assessments - Moneyball on the College Gridiron!

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Sports
  • Location Detroit, MI, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded June 2012
  • Employees 3
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Company Summary

We are the only NCAA certified recruiting service that uses mathematical models to identify undervalued or unknown high school football recruits. We provide a SAAS platform to college coaches so that they can efficiently select stronger, faster, and smarter players that fit the coach's football program. Our primary customer is the college or university football coach within the athletic department.


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    Damon Ulysses Bryant

    Damon Bryant, PhD has built predictive models for the Educational Testing Service for evaluating students for admission to colleges and universities. During IBM's corporate turnaround, he created employment selection systems for Big Blue that were used to hire high potential engineers worldwide. Currently he's building predictive models to recruit high potential college football players to win championships.

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    Larry D Davis, Jr

    Larry Davis, PhD creates and leverages technology for use in computer adaptive testing and performance measurement. He has designed and implemented stand-alone and web-based interactive graphical applications in such areas. Dr. Davis is currently working on projects involving Bayesian estimation, natural language processing, and multi-objective optimization. His current language of choice is Python and he has expertise in C++, Javascript & PHP.


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    Terrill Hill, PA

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