If I'm caught committing recruiting violations (Booster Gifts), can that impact me getting another coaching job? August 28, 2018 22:34 Updated Yes, when schools are looking for coaches, they look at 4 different factors: Experience Success Reputation Loyalty Related articles I went to a recruit's house but he wasn't there - why didn't I get my money back? Do recruits have any school preferences before recruiting begins? I'm coaching in Division III, what are the odds of landing a DI-A type of player - maybe even someone that's ranked? What's the deal with reputation? I was recruiting a player who was giving me positive feedback but when it came time to sign, he signed with another school. How did this happen?