Matt Painter: He turned down Missouri moments ago and will stay at Purdue according to Andy Katz and the Indy Star. The Post-Dispatch breathlessly reported earlier today that Painter was supposed to take the Missouri job after meeting with the Tigers yesterday. Guess not. The 48-hour joyride is over! And here’s where we stand on the coaching front: Missouri, Oklahoma and NC State still don’t have head coaches. Don’t think there’s much pressure on Missouri or Oklahoma to produce a home run hire. NC State? That’s another story.
Did he think it was going to explode?
It still counts for zero.
Has he seen Steph before or not?
Tournament gets underway on Thursday.
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