I think the NCAA is just getting rid of the stupid rules. You can scout a two year-old but you can't call a junior in high school.
Remember, the NCAA already has this rule in place for men's basketball. It's doing fine.
And the schools proposed and voted to adopt this rule, so I don't know why everyone seems to be blaming the NCAA staff.
here's one vote for "John Beilein's head in a Futurama jar"