Just a couple days ago, Ohio State announced it was parting ways with longtime basketball coach Thad Matta.
Now, the Buckeyes are courting Creighton coach Greg McDermott to lead their squad on the hardwood as a replacement.
And after visiting Columbus on Wednesday night, Ohio State wasted no time offering McDermott the job.
Ohio State has offered its job to Creighton’s Greg McDermott source told ESPN. Story: https://t.co/qWs4bKivNz
— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) June 8, 2017
Instead, this appears as though it will be yet another example of a big-money school taking away the talent from the lower-budget institution.