"Yurachek understands the recruiting reluctance. But he recently drove from Baton Rouge, La., to Houston. That’s along Interstate 10. You enter Texas on I-10 at mile marker 880. It’s 880 miles across. El Paso is closer to the Pacific Ocean than it is to Beaumont, Texas.
Take that same kind of geography, Louisiana to Florida, and there are 14 Power-5 schools … that compete against each other,” Yurachek said. “I think there’s enough room in the state of Texas for another Power-5 school.”
Wow this quote tells it all. The shortage of talented players to go around is complete BS.
But, if we want to eat at the table, the schools already seated need to think we bring value. Only way we do that is win and increase our national appeal. #1-0