BLOOMINGTON — The Big Ten announced Thursday its plans to scale back to a conference-only schedule for all fall sports for 2020 due to concerns over a COVID-19 pandemic that remains rampant throughout the country.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Zavier Simpson scored 22 points, Jon Teske added 18 and Michigan’s seniors made big shots late as the 19th-ranked Wolverines outlasted Purdue 84-78 in double overtime on Thursday night.
NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton's penchant for using lots of players paid off with a huge trophy after defeating Purdue on Saturday night in the Emerald Coast Classic championship game.
NICEVILLE, Florida (AP) — Eric Hunter Jr. and Jahaad Proctor each scored 12 points, including crucial free throws in the final two minutes, as Purdue upset No. 20 VCU 59-56 on Friday night in the Emerald Coast Classic.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Koby McEwen scored a game-high 23 points and the Marquette Golden Eagles used a big second half to rally to a 65-55 win over the Purdue Boilermakers on Wednesday as part of the annual Gavitt Games between the Big Ten and Big East.
EVANSTON, Ill. — Aidan O’Connell has a knack for leading game-winning drives. He engineered his second in as many weeks with help from kicker J.D. Dellinger.
WEST LAFAYETTE — Purdue may be forced to adjust yet again after quarterback Jack Plummer became the latest player sidelined on a team plagued by injuries.
WEST LAFAYETTE - On the day Jeff Brohm opened his second fall camp at Purdue, the coach announced that eight players will represent the team as captains.
If Brohm is going to get closer to the record-setting offensive standard he set at Western Kentucky, the receivers are the most critical position group.
Purdue’s running backs were arguably the deepest and most talented of the Boilermakers’ position groups last year. This year, they’ll be the same thing — only a year older and (possibly) healthier.
WEST LAFAYETTE – With Jake Replogle graduating from Purdue, the Boilermakers have a major hole to fill on the defensive line – a massive 6-foot-5, 290-pound hole.
Former Creighton assistant coach Steve Lutz joined the Purdue basketball staff as an assistant coach, Boilermakers coach Matt Painter announced Thursday.
WEST LAFAYETTE – Before she became a finalist for Indiana’s Miss Basketball, before she was named a Max Preps All-American and well before she led Homestead to a state championship, Karissa McLaughlin was the little girl shooting hoops in the corner of the gym.
As the leadoff batter on Purdue’s baseball team, it’s Evan Warden’s job to get on base by any means necessary. So when a 90-mph fastball is barreling toward the batter’s box, the Kokomo native isn’t afraid to trade a bruise for a base.
WEST LAFAYETTE – Purdue center Isaac Haas said he planned to go through the NBA Draft process in the immediate aftermath of the Boilermakers’ season-ending loss to Kansas.
Well after the final out was recorded and the fight song had faded into the crisp night air, a long line of tail lights flickered from McCormick Road just beyond the centerfield wall at Alexander Field.
Not even a minute into Purdue’s spring football game, running back Tario Fuller took the handoff and showed some of the flair new coach Jeff Brohm will bring to Purdue.
WEST LAFAYETTE – Purdue junior Vincent Edwards announced Friday that he's declaring for the NBA Draft. However, he will not hire an agent, leaving the door open that he could return for his senior season.
After five weeks and 14 practices, it’s time for new Purdue coach Jeff Brohm to lead the Boilermakers onto the field at Ross-Ade Stadium for the first time during the annual spring game.
Carolina Panthers defensive tackle Kawann Short has plenty on his mind these days — his ongoing contract negotiations, his drive to win a Super Bowl, his motivation to return to the Pro Bowl.
WEST LAFAYETTE — After 14 practices leading up to Purdue’s spring game on Saturday, new Purdue coach Jeff Brohm has determined that his best position group is probably the running backs.
WEST LAFAYETTE – Purdue sophomore Caleb Swanigan will enter his name into the NBA Draft for the second straight year without an agent, he announced Wednesday on a Fort Wayne hip hop podcast.
At the start of spring football, the quarterbacks were in a meeting room when their position coach Brian Brohm came to redshirt freshman signal caller Jared Sparks with an interesting idea.
When new football coach Jeff Brohm was hired at Purdue, he promised a wide-open passing attack that features the quarterback. But when it comes to his record-setting offense, there’s another position group that will play a major role in that production.
WEST LAFAYETTE - Former Purdue associate head coach Jack Owens has been tabbed as the next head coach at Miami (Ohio), the school announced on Wednesday.
T.J. Jallow comes to Purdue after two seasons with East Mississippi Community College. The school won three national championships since 2011, making it one of the best junior colleges in the nation.
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