Thad Matta Retiring??

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    Thad Matta Retiring??

    He and OSU AD Gene Smith are holding a joint presser at 2pm this afternoon.

    Speculation on Twitter is that he's either a) retiring immediately or b) announcing that he's retiring after this coming season.

    Didn't realize he's only 49 years old.
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    He's only 49?!?

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    Not overly surprised. It has been tough at tOSU the past few years. Hasn't he had some health problems as well? Time to enjoy some of that money he's made.

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    Thought he was older than that myself. Usually coaches are just hitting their stride at 49. I think I had also read that he was having health problems.

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    He is out effective immediately....Wow.

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    Quote Originally Posted by UKMustangFan View Post
    He is out effective immediately....Wow.
    Not so sure this is a voluntary separation.

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    Gotta wonder what Archie is thinking right now.

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    Definitley thought he was older than that.

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    Chris Mack?

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    Thad left with a thud.

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    I am in the category of really surprised he is only 49.

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    Tom Crean?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pioneer.Pride View Post
    Not so sure this is a voluntary separation.
    He was fired...

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    Thad just wasn't able to recruit at a high enough level these past few years. He did a lot of good for the program though.

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