This. The recruiting calendar hasn't just sped up for the schools.
get on board or get shut out (potentially).
i will get DVs for this, but I don't feel bad for a kid that has been to campus a million times, and has been recruited by the school for years (literally in some cases) that doesn't get in the class because he waited to commit.
it is 100% their prerogative to commit when they want and to visit everyone they want, but times are a changin...