I thought it was interesting to see Clemson coach Dabo Swinney does not allow committed players to visit other schools. Swinney can do whatever he wants because he has built Clemson into a powerhouse and few will question it.
Pete Carroll used to take the opposite approach. He encouraged recruits to take other visits. They are both considered great coaches so you can defend both policies.
Swinney is definitely more rigid. Here is what he said two weeks ago about the college football season starting in August.
“I don’t have any doubt. I have zero doubt that we’re going to be playing and the stands are going to be packed,” Swinney said.
- Colorado basketball coach Tad Boyle declined a $105,000 bonus for making the NCAA Tournament and asked that it be returned to aid the athletic dept.