Neither am I. Consider Carrington's situation.
• Smart enough to have earned a Stanford degree
• Good enough to have earned offers from three likely FF or E8 teams
• Before last year's injuries, well developed by Tara, one of the best coaches
in the nation.
It would be surprising if she were to have picked lower ranked finalists.
Apparently, coaches gave out together a dynamite virtual tour of the campus, including dorms, meals, training facilities, educational resources, etc. Mist kids want to know about their entire college lives, not just ball, and UT impresses those kids.
As has been posted many, many times before -- though I realize YOU may not have seen any of them -- Rhyne Howard WAS recruited. It's just that both she and her mother (a Florida graduate) apparently routinely made it very clear on the recruiting circuit that they hated Tennessee and wanted no part of it. I don't know how anyone could ridicule the previous staff for not landing a recruit who'd been raised by her mother to be a Tennessee-hater.
No, but if you hum a few bars I'll try to fake it.
I haven't seen anything in the talks yet about anyone I'd just have to have...I hope Coach K continues to wait and watch. I believe that ultimately the right one will show up and if not, we are more than prepared to go without that spot filled