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Can Clemson take it to the next level?

After Oliver Purnell's surprise departure to DePaul, Tigers turn to Brad Brownell

Originally Published: July 16, 2010
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Hours after Gordon Hayward's desperation half-court shot barely missed and Duke had snuffed out Butler's chance at an historic national title, there was a late-night news alert that garnered plenty of surprise looks around the Final Four media room.

Oliver Purnell had bolted Clemson for Big East bottom-feeder DePaul.

"I was pretty surprised when I saw that," said Brad Brownell, who had just finished his fourth season at Wright State, winning 20 or more games in all ...

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