'Recruiting game growing more and more absurd'

Tuesday's hoops links from around the 'net.

"The recruiting game is growing more and more absurd. It used to be that a talented high school senior took a couple of campus visits and signed a letter-of-intent with a college in the spring. And that was that."
The growth, and absurdity, of recruiting
The Fayetteville (NC) Observer

"Karl gets paid, very handsomely, to coach. He's been successful almost everywhere he's been; last season was the first time in his 15 years as an NBA head coach that he finished a season and did not make the playoffs."
Karl hopes Bucks' slide will stop here
The Boston Globe

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