December 24th, 2011 at 4:42 AM ^

if he somehow convinced the higher ups that he could get Purdue competitive with OSU being on probation, PSU in trouble and possibly heading that way.  Illinois a fine mess and Indiana just being Indiana.


I had either Hope or Ferentz being the next Big Ten coach to get the axe.

J. Lichty

December 24th, 2011 at 9:45 AM ^

coaches contracts are meaningless. its all about buyout. all colleges except where there is a coach for life situation typically have 4-5 years - recruits want to think their coach will be there for their five years, yet even with extensions, coach can and will be fired at any time.


December 24th, 2011 at 1:36 PM ^

Hurray!  Keep him there forever.  We just need for John Cooper, Bobby Williams and Tim Brewster to be reinstated at their previous schools.