Discussion

Matta's energy matches his meteoric rise

Ohio State's Thad Matta has enjoyed a meteoric rise to the top of the college coaching profession, writes Andy Katz.

Originally Published: April 1, 2007
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

ATLANTA -- Thad Matta ran back into the Georgia Dome on Sunday afternoon. He had already headed to the bus, but he needed to hustle back for a scheduled interview.

He held a Starbucks' cup with some sort of caffeinated beverage.

Do you think he really needs any more stimulants pumped into his system?

"Somebody once told me that my kids are high energy and I don't really get that," Matta said.

He laughed. I laughed. How could you not? Matta is about as ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL HEADLINES