There may not be any football being played, but that doesn’t mean SEC head coaches are sitting on their rears and eating bonbons.
Some of their time over the past week was spent engaging their followers on Twitter. Here’s a sampling of some of their best:
For Auburn’s Gus Malzahn and Texas A&M’s Kevin Sumlin, it was time to celebrate recent commitments their respective programs received.
Malzahn, in apparent response to three-star LB Chandler Wooten’s commitment on Friday:
— Coach Gus Malzahn (@CoachGusMalzahn) May 13, 2016
Sumlin, in his apparent acknowledgement of four-star safety Derrick Tucker’s commitment on Friday:
— Kevin Sumlin (@CoachSumlin) May 13, 2016
For Georgia’s Kirby Smart, it’s not too early to start welcoming in his new class of recruits.
— Coach Kirby Smart (@KirbySmartUGA) May 11, 2016
Arkansas’ Bret Bielema pulled up a chair and met with one of the school’s alumni on Thursday:
— Bret Bielema (@BretBielema) May 12, 2016
Tennessee’s Butch Jones enjoyed some time in Memphis:
— Butch Jones (@UTCoachJones) May 12, 2016
Vanderbilt’s Derek Mason took some time to brag on his school and his graduates:
COMMODORE MINDSET, DAY 19…FIGHT FOR YOUR SEAT AT THE TABLE. BETTER YET, FIGHT FOR A SEAT AT THE HEAD OF THE TABLE? pic.twitter.com/t7wpbYvRcf
— Derek Mason (@CoachDerekMason) May 13, 2016
South Carolina’s Will Muschamp took a moment to congratulate the son of assistant coach Shawn Elliott, who went yard in a baseball game.
— Will Muschamp (@CoachWMuschamp) May 15, 2016
Missouri’s Barry Odom was in awe of former Tigers pitcher and current Washington Nationals star Max Scherzer striking out 20 Detroit Tigers on Wednesday.
— Barry Odom (@Coach_Odom) May 12, 2016
And last but not least, Ole Miss’ Hugh Freeze dropped some words of wisdom for all of us to heed:
The majority of time, the decision U make today will be the decision U make tomorrow. If U don't do it now, no reason 2think u will then.
— Hugh Freeze (@CoachHughFreeze) May 10, 2016