Posted April 11, 2013 on
For a while, it appeared Austin Appleby was the frontrunner to win Purdue's starting quarterback job. Now, he's playing from behind in a heated battle. Appleby hopes he can make the most of his opportunities in practice.
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Purdue redshirt freshman quarterback Austin Appleby meets with the media, discussing the depth at his position and the offense. Boiler Sports Report offers video of the interview.
As a true freshman, B.J. Knauf was poised to make an instant impact. He was even clocked at a 4.29 40-yard dash upon arrival on campus. However, a back injury turned his first year at Purdue into a year of redshirt and rehabilitation. Now, he's back at full speed and eager to make an impact.
Purdue forward Jacob Lawson is leaving the program after two seasons.
In a release from the athletic department, coach Matt Painter said Lawson had requested and was given his release. Painter went on to say he enjoyed having Lawson in the program and wished him well.
The North Carolina native was a part-time starter last season and finishes his career in West Lafayette with averages...
Sophomore forward Jacob Lawson has been granted release from his Purdue scholarship.
Forward Sandi Marcius has been released from his scholarship at Purdue, the school announced on Thursday.