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Reports: Former Ohio State men's basketball coach Thad Matta meets with Ole Miss officials

The OM Spirit was the first to report that Matta was spotted in Oxford on Friday, March 2.

Posted: Mar. 4, 2018 12:49 AM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - The OM Spirit first reported on March 2 that former Ohio State, Xavier, and Butler head men's basketball coach Thad Matta was seen in Oxford.

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ESPN confirmed that report on March 3, and added, according to sources, that Matta met with Ole Miss officials and is interested in returning to coaching.

The 50 year old Matta led Ohio State to two Final Fours before stepping down following the 2016-17 season.

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