Diary: Dealing with the pressure

Off the hook

Originally Published: September 25, 2002
By Tom Zbikowski with Wayne Drehs | Special to ESPN.com

For the first time since the recruiting process started seven months ago, I'm starting to get annoyed.

Not only is the mail piling up, but the phone won't stop ringing. In a three-hour span last Wednesday, eight different coaches called. Before I could put the phone down after one conversation, it would ring again.

It's for this reason that I'm starting to think about narrowing down my list. Until now, I haven't closed the door on anybody. Every coach that has called ...

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