Associated Press file photo by BILL HABER -- Louisiana-Lafayette coach Mark Hudspeth holds the championship trophy after the Ragin' Cajuns beat Tulane 24-21 on Dec. 21 to win the New Orleans Bowl in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.

UL-Lafayette coach Mark Hudspeth was pleased with the 21 players the Ragin Cajuns signed on Wednesday and how the team was able to get a jump on its normal recruiting process. Click here to see the video.