WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - At a news conference Thursday morning, Men's Basketball Head Coach Matt Painter and Purdue officials reaffirmed their commitment to each other.
Painter said that he didn't think that recent events would hurt Purdue's ability to recruit.
When questioned on possible improvements in compensation for assistant coaches, university officials said they recognized a head coach's need for a good support staff, but did not comment specifically on what, if anything, will be changing for assistant coaches.
Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died.
More than 300 adult students, working to get a high school diploma, have a new home in Lafayette.
The Tippecanoe County Magistrate Sean Persin announced his candidacy for Superior Court 5 Thursday night in front of more than 60 people at Adelino's in Lafayette.