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Nick Saban

Alabama continues recruiting dynasty with fast finish

Signing day went much like this past season: Alabama dominated and Jim Harbaugh had everybody talking about Michigan.

For a sixth consecutive year, Alabama landed the nation's top signing class according to composite rankings of recruiting websites compiled by 247Sports. The reigning national champions soared to the top of the standings thanks to Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban's customary strong finish.

"Saban isn't even recruiting anymore - he's selecting," said Barton Simmons, the national scouting director for 247Sports.

Alabama entered Wednesday ranked behind LSU and Ole Miss within its own conference in the 247Sports Composite standings, but the...