Originally posted on Boiled Sports  |  Last updated 3/13/14
J noted on Twitter that our Boilers put us in perfect position to have our guts ripped out, yet again in the closing minute of the game...and of course, after having our hopes lifted and dashed, lifted and dashed, Terone Johnson's final shot as Boiler rimmed out and Purdue's disappointing season came to an end. A painful season ended with a painful loss...but this wasn't really a microcosm of the season. Purdue showed hustle and heart throughout the game. RayDay gave us a little foretaste of what might be to come next year as he moves into the starting line-up, RonJon had a few drives in which he made one of the nation's best on-ball defender look slow and Purdue generally played solid defense. This game was nothing like the Northwestern game that left me with a bad taste in my mouth...but a different bad taste is left since it's the last game of the season and Purdue goes down a loser. Granted, in the modern era, all but a handful of the teams in the nation lose their last ...
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