NCAA Basketball Coaching Rumors: Matt Painter, Shaka Smart and More

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NCAA Basketball Coaching Rumors: Matt Painter, Shaka Smart and More
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As the 2011 version of March Madness winds down, the coaching carousal continues to spin.

Georgia Tech has ripped Brian Gregory away from Dayton.

Mike Anderson bolted from Missouri to head south and join the Arkansas Razorbacks.

Tennessee told Bruce Pearl to take a hike and signed Cuonzo Martin, the former Missouri State coach, to fill the same role with the Vols.

Now the St. Louis Dispatch is reporting that former Purdue coach Matt Painter has agreed in terms to become the next coach at Missouri.

Painter took his Boilermakers to five tournament appearances in six seasons at Purdue.

But what about Shaka Smart?

This incredible tournament run by VCU has made Smart the hottest coach in America.

Is he a candidate for the Purdue job? Or what about the NC State gig?

Follow along as we explore the latest college basketball coaching rumors.

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