How new coaches view inherited recruits

Updated: March 16, 2011, 2:06 PM ET
By Dave Telep, ESPN Recruiting
Just shooting some 3s ...

Look, let's put this month into perspective. The biggest breakup we've seen is Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel, not Arkansas parting with John Pelphrey or Georgia Tech severing ties with Paul Hewitt. BTW, Hewitt got more money than Biel would have gotten in any Timberlake pre-nup.

OK, so you're a prospect and the coach is gone. The way I see it, you have one simple decision to make and that decision will set the wheels in motion one way or another. As a prospect, you have to decide if you want to remain with the university and play ball at the school.