ScoutTV: OPPOSING VIEW: Painter's Take

"One of the best defensive groups in the country." – Purdue coach Matt Painter's take on Michigan State. Watch as he shared his thoughts on this year's version of the Spartans after the game Tuesday night.

EAST LANSING – Purdue head coach Matt Painter says Michigan State has showed improvement from last season.

"Oh, this team's a lot better than the team last year, obviously," he said. "(They are) a special team, a team that obviously is going to, you know, compete for the Big Ten championship and have a chance to go to the Final Four."

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