Mavericks Brian Cardinal Gets Internship with Purdue Basketball

Member of the NBA champion Dallas Mavericks and former Boilermakers star Brian Cardinal joined the Purdue athletics staff as an athletics administration intern. Obviously, this won’t be your typical type of college internship, as it involves a multi-millionaire who has some time on his hands with the NBA lockout.

Cardinal’s internship will include roles with the John Purdue Club and Purdue’s Wooden Leadership Institute, as well as mentoring student-athletes and non-coaching day-to-day activities in various areas around the department.

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