It's because recruiting doesn't matter. Ron Zook brought in the number one class in the country, and he never one more than eight games. Like Muschamp said: the stars don't matter. If they did, Zook would still have a headset on his skull.
It's not about the x's and o's; it's about the jessies and joes. In other words, you have to coach these kids up. Nobody was better than Meyer when it came to this.
"I can shoot threes now. I can finesse you. I can dunk on you. I can guard anything, and I'm rebounding better. When I block shots I catch the ball. I can post you up with my back to the basket and hit you with a post move. Or I can face you up and use my quickness to blow by you." - Chris Walker