With National Signing Day and the 2022 recruiting cycle in the books, it’s time to get to know the next wave of elite high school football recruits.

The class of 2023 is loaded from top to bottom with stars at each position. In order to explore the depths of the class, USA Today High School sports is going position-by-position to spotlight the top-end prospects who are set to take their talents to the college ranks next year.

Let’s meet the top 23 running back recruits in the class of 2023.

Read more of our 23 in ’23 series: Quarterback | Running Back | Wide Receiver

Duce Robinson

Photo: Brandon Huffman, 247Sports

High School: Pinnacle (Ariz.)

Height: 6-foot-6

Weight: 225 pounds

Luke Hasz

Photo: Tim Verghese, 247Sports

High School: Bixby (Okla.)

Height: 6-foot-3

Weight: 220 pounds

College Commitment: Arkansas

Pearce Spurlin

Photo: Andrew Ivins, 247Sports

High School: South Walton (Fla.)

Height: 6-foot-6

Weight: 220 pounds

College Commitment: Georgia

Walker Lyons

Photo: Brandon Huffman, 247Sports

High School: Folsom (Calif.)

Height: 6-foot-4

Weight: 230 pounds

Mac Markway

Photo: Steve Wiltfong, 247Sports

High School: DeSmet Jesuit (Mo.)

Height: 6-foot-4

Weight: 250 pounds

Riley Williams

Photo: Brandon Huffman, 247Sports

High School: Central Catholic (Ore.)

Height: 6-foot-6

Weight: 230 pounds

Ty Lockwood

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High School: Independence (Tenn.)

Height: 6-foot-5

Weight: 225 pounds

College Commitment: Ohio State

Ethan Davis

Photo: Andrew Ivins, 247Sports

High School: Collins Hill (Ga.)

Height: 6-foot-3

Weight: 221 pounds

College Commitment: Tennessee

Shamar Easter

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High School: Ashdown (Ark.)

Height: 6-foot-5

Weight: 225 pounds

College Commitment: Arkansas

Jelani Thurman

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High School: Langston Hughes (Ga.)

Height: 6-foot-5

Weight: 230 pounds

Cooper Flanagan

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High School: De La Salle (Calif.)

Height: 6-foot-5

Weight: 228 pounds

College Commitment: Notre Dame

Brett Norfleet

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High School: Francis Howell (Mo.)

Height: 6-foot-7

Weight: 220 pounds

College Commitment: Missouri

Lawson Luckie

Photo: Gaby Urrutia, 247Sports

High School: Norcross (Ga.)

Height: 6-foot-3

Weight: 225 pounds

College Commitment: Georgia

Jackson Bowers

Photo: Blair Angulo, 247Sports

High School: Mountain View (Ariz.)

Height: 6-foot-5

Weight: 225 pounds

Jaden Platt

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High School: Eaton (Texas)

Height: 6-foot-4.5

Weight: 235 pounds

College Commitment: Stanford

Jaden Hamm

Photo: Ryan Wallace, 247Sports

High School: Eudora (Kan.)

Height: 6-foot-6

Weight: 225 pounds

College Commitment: Arkansas

Javonte Vereen

Photo: Don Callahan, 247Sports

High School: Havelock (N.C.)

Height: 6-foot-4

Weight: 205 pounds

Brennan Parachek

Photo: Allen Trieu, 247Sports

High School: Dexter (Mich.)

Height: 6-foot-6

Weight: 235 pounds

College Commitment: Michigan State

Andrew Rappleyea

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High School: Milton Academy (Mass.)

Height: 6-foot-6

Weight: 235 pounds

College Commitment: Michigan

Adam Moore

Photo: Andrew Ivins, 247Sports

High School: Booker T. Washington (Fla.)

Height: 6-foot-2

Weight: 220 pounds

Randy Pittman

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High School: A. Crawford Mosley (Fla.)

Height: 6-foot-1

Weight: 230 pounds

College Commitment: Florida State

Khamari Anderson

Photo: Allen Trieu, 247Sports

High School: Cass Technical (Mich.)

Height: 6-foot-4

Weight: 225 pounds

College Commitment: Cincinnati

Deakon Tonielli

Photo: Ryan Callahan, 247Sports

High School: Oswego (Ill.)

Height: 6-foot-6

Weight: 215 pounds