Programs have a right to be excited about their commitments. They evaluate these players and put in tons of hours working the phones and visits recruiting them. So when they finally get a commitment, the fact that they are getting a talented player to join their program can be huge joy.
When their team suffers injuries or is lacking something that a recruit they have committed possesses, coaches can only think about what would be if that recruit was on their team now. The following piece is a list of 14 committed recruits whose future coaches may be wishing they could have played college ball this year.