Purdue Adds Director of Player Personnel


The Boiling Point: Purdue has hired a Director of Player Personnel

Today, the Boilermakers have hired Paul Gonella as Director of Player Personnel. He comes from Memphis and has previously worked at Miami, Tennessee, and North Carolina.

"“We’re very excited to have Paul join our staff,” Hope said. “He is a game-changer in the recruiting process and will have an immediate impact on our program. He has the background and expertise in recognizing top-level talent and he will put Purdue on the early list of some of the top prospects from around the country.”"

Memphis had it’s best recruiting class ever in 2011 under his direction. Miami, Tennessee, and North Carolina all had Top 10 nationally ranked classes while he was at those schools.