Two words describe this upcoming season for Purdue basketball head coach Matt Painter: hot and seat.
Despite his first season, Painter has been relatively successful until the past two years. He has accumulated a 31-35 regular season record which is unacceptable in the eyes of Boilermaker fans.
Painter has to produce a winning team this year, place in the top half of the Big Ten...
Kelvin Sampson has landed his first major recruit at Houston.
According to the Indianapolis Star, Purdue transfer Ronnie Johnson decided to become a Cougar on Thursday while on a visit to Houston.
"(Coach) Sampson is ready to get it rolling again at Houston with the rest of the coaching staff," Johnson told the Star.
Johnson, a point guard, averaged 10.8 points and 3...
The Purdue Boilermakers lost Ronnie Johnson due to transfer following their loss to the Ohio State Buckeyes in the Big Ten tournament this year. It is a big loss, but they have his replacement coming in their recruiting class of 2014. P.J. Thompson committed to Purdue, and agreed to do an exclusive interview with SportsGlory.com. We hope that you enjoy this interview. Q. Thanks for...
Purdue sophomore guard Ronnie Johnson will transfer, according to a tweet by ESPN’s Jeff Goodman.
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Johnson, an Indianapolis native, led Purdue in assists with 3.7 dimes per game, and he was also the Boilermakers’ second-leading scorer with 10.8 points. With leading scorer Terone Johnson graduating, Ronnie would have been the team’s...
Purdue basketball suffers setback with back to back lossesThe Purdue basketball team’s past six days have led to two losses by a total of 34 points. It has been a letdown from the stunning all around victory over Indiana.
Michigan State had four players score double digits, Gary Harris (24), Adreian Payne (23), Travis Trice (14), and Denzel Valentine (16). State topped Purdue...
Terone Johnson scored 14 points to help Purdue defeat Maryland-Eastern Shore 79-50 on Tuesday night.
Errick Peck scored nine points and A.J. Hammons had eight points and seven rebounds for the Boilermakers (9-3), who improved to 8-0 at Mackey Arena this season. Purdue committed just 10 turnovers after giving the ball up 18 times in its previous game, a loss to Butler on Saturday...
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December 17, 2013
Terone Johnson scored a season high 18 points, Ronnie Johnson added 15 and Kendall Stephens finished with 11 Wednesday night, leading Purdue past Boston College 88-67 in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge.
The Boilermakers (7-2) have been one of the Big Ten's most consistent teams in the annual head-to-head matchup between the major conferences and proved it against one of the ACC'...
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December 04, 2013
Terone Johnson scored 17 points to help Purdue defeat Central Connecticut State 109-73 on Wednesday night.
It was the highest point total by a Purdue team since scoring 119 against LIU-Brooklyn on Nov. 14, 1997.
Purdue center A.J. Hammons returned after missing both exhibition games and the regular-season opener for violating team rules. He had 12 points, seven blocks and five...
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November 13, 2013
With the start of college basketball season on the horizon, we’ll be taking a long look at the conference at large as well as Indiana’s roster over the next month. Today, we continue our look at the Big Ten with the Purdue Boilermakers.
It can only get better for Purdue, right?
After ending last season with a 16-18 record and a second-round loss to Santa Clara in the College...
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Terone Johnson had 17 points and 12 rebounds and Ronnie Johnson scored 15 to lead Purdue to a 65-62 victory over Iowa on Sunday.
Donnie Hale had 12 points and five rebounds and D.J. Byrd had 10 points and seven rebounds for the Boilermakers (11-9, 4-3 Big Ten), who have won four of their last five.
Mike Gesell had 18 points to lead the Hawkeyes. Roy Devyn Marble, Aaron White and...
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January 27, 2013