Tag Archives: Matt Painter

Indiana vs.Purdue – Tonight’s winner will earn a trip to the NCAA Tournament
February 19, 2015

by Kent Sterling Indiana vs. Purdue used to be something else.  Streets in Indiana emptied.  Kids were allowed to stay up past bedtime.  Gene Keady and Bob Knight matched wits and wills.  Knight brought a donkey onto the set of his TV as a replacement for the Purdue AD, and Keady profanely threatened campers who […]

Indiana and Purdue both post big wins; might get back to the NCAA Tourney this year
November 21, 2014

by Kent Sterling Purdue beating Grambling State is hardly big news.  There is no way that Grambling State should ever be able to compete with the Boilermakers. It was the way Purdue won the game that’s impressive.  After a first half where they led 37-15, Purdue backed it up with a 45-15 half.  That showed […]

Indiana Basketball – ESPN ranks Tom Crean and Matt Painter outside top 50 coaches
June 3, 2014

by Kent Sterling There are some Indiana fans who remain unsold on the coaching acumen of Tom Crean, and after last season’s woes Purdue fans are losing a little patience with Matt Painter.  But very few could name 50 coaches better than both. Click here to follow Kent Sterling on Twitter Yesterday, ESPN released coaches […]