Purnell leaving Clemson for DePaul
Apr 6, 2010 10:24:00 AM - thestate.com
Clemson basketball coach Oliver Purnell has agreed to become the next basketball coach at DePaul University, ending a seven-year tenure at Clemson.
The DePaul deal is for seven years and worth more than $15 million, according to the Chicago Tribune.
DePaul University is scheduled to introduce Purnell at a 2:30 p.m. news conference, according to the university?s athletic department.
Purnell, who came to Clemson from Dayton, has led Clemson to six straight post-season appearances and three straight invitations to the NCAA Tournament.
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