For all the chatter it sparked, Auburn’s Big Cat Weekend was not the biggest recruiting news of the last week in the SEC.
YouTube might disagree, but anything Lache Seastrunk said Saturday night at Toomer’s Corner pales in importance alongside something Jay Gogue and the rest of the SEC presidents did the day before in Destin.
They stood up to their head football coaches.
They stood up for the notion of higher education.
They shot down the unchecked aggression of oversigning.
It’s about time.
Otherwise Houston Nutt might’ve hung more signees on the board next year than he did points on Texas Tech in the last Cotton Bowl.