Episode #56: Former Purdue Guard & Current MBB Grad Assistant, PJ Thompson!
During Ep. #56, Dub and PJ discussed:
- How the Purdue Basketball program is functioning amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.
- Why he stopped his playing career and came back to Purdue to pursue a coaching career.
- Having his father as someone he can lean on for advice on getting into coaching.
- What it's like coaching his little brother in college.
- Reflecting on the massive success he and the team had while playing for the Boilermakers.
- How he was able to become such a great leader on the court and how he has used it in his new role.
- Will there be a Big Ten "bubble", similarly to how the NBA conducted their season?
- The impact Coach Matt Painter has had on his life.