The day Smash has waited for has finally arrived...the first day he can talk to recruiters. Coach Taylor eyes a new potential asset for the Panthers. Shelley continues to get on Tami's and Eric's nerves. Lyla and Tyra are asked by Tami to run the annual Pantherama. The football team put together a skit for the cheerleaders. Matt wants his cake and he wants to eat it too when he is found over his grandma's caretaker and his new girlfriend. Julie is jealous about the situation and turns to her writing teacher for someone to talk to.
Tim moves out of his house and goes to stay with Tyra because his brother is screwing the older woman he used to have sex with. He ends up staying with Tyra for 48 hours before she kicks him out. He goes to stay with one of Mindy’s friends. Tami assigns Lyla and Tyra the job of coming up with the entertainment for Pantherama. They recruit the football team and teach them how to do a provocative dance. At Pantherama, they take off their clothes much to Tami’s dismay. Tami works with Buddy Garrity to find Santiago a home. She allows Santiago to move in with Buddy so that he can have a home and be able to play on the football team. Smash is bombarded by recruiters. He tells his Mom that he’s going to decide where he goes and that he’s thinking about the families future. Smash’s Mom goes and talks to Coach Taylor about Smash and how he needs someone to look out for him since he doesn't have a father. Coach Taylor in turn lets Smash know that he’s there for him if he needs him. Matt buys a new car with the help of his girlfriend. At Pantherama, he kisses Carlotta. Julie writes a bad article about Pantherama that upsets Coach Tyler. She receives help from Noah, the new English teacher, who she's been confiding in.