Friday, April 9, 2010
DePaul's Purnell hits the ground talking
By Scott Powers
Newly named DePaul coach Oliver Purnell can be forgiven for not updating his Twitter page yet with a Blue Demons' background.
After his press conference, Purnell met with his new players and let them know his vision for the future. Shortly after, he began reaching out to local coaches. On Wednesday night, he returned to his home in South Carolina and met with his former Clemson team to explain his unexpected exit. On Thursday, he was in Maryland to participate in the Seaside Christian Academy Memorial, a golf fundraiser in the memory of his late brother Dwayne, who was an administrator at the school. On Saturday, he will return to Chicago