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Jay Simpson's Greatest Hits

As we all learned yesterday, Jay Simpson’s basketball career is sadly over. As a redshirt freshman, Jay didn’t even get one full year of college ball under his belt – however, he’s still alive and with any luck will go on and live a nice, full, long life. All because his condition was diagnosed in time. As we lament these past two seasons of Purdue basketball being somewhat...
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March 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Heart ailment ends Simpson’s career at Purdue

Doctors have told Purdue forward Jay Simpson his career is over because of a heart condition.
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Jay Simpson Update (and basketball note)

If you haven't heard, RS Freshman power forward, Jay Simpson's career is over at Purdue. After becoming faint and nearly passing out a few games ago, Simpson began a battery of tests. The diagnosis is HCM or Hypertrophic Cardiomyotrophy. This is the same condition that took the lives of Hank Gathers, Reggie Lewis and others. I'm not a doctor, but I do read words on the interwebnet...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Home Sweet Home

Purdue notched their 5th straight Big Ten/ACC challenge victory against Boston College, 88-67 tonight, according to the Cliz and Rob Blackmon, that is tied for the longest streak since the inception of the challenge.  As far the challenge it ended in a tie for the second straight season, no Donovan, there is not another overtime.  Purdue looked good right out of the gate against...
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December 05, 2013  |  Discuss

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