McClatchey arrives at Purdue after spending the previous two years at his alma mater, IUPUI, where he served as both a graduate manager and more recently, a statistical analyst. Prior to his time at IUPUI, he was an assistant coach at Anderson University. He recently became a co-founder of BAM Analytics, LLC, which provides statistical analysis to basketball programs around the country.
In 2013-14, he was an assistant coach/analyst for the boy's varsity team at his alma mater New Palestine High School.
He earned his master's degree in mechanical engineering from IUPUI in May 2016. He obtained his bachelor's degree from IUPUI in mechanical engineering, with minors in both mathematics and economics, while achieving a 3.93 grade-point average as an undergrad.