2012 Record: 6-7 (3-5 in B1G)
Head Coach: Darrell Hazell (1st year at Purdue, 16-10 at Kent State)
Last Bowl Game: 2012 Heart of Dallas Bowl: lost to Oklahoma St 58-14
Stadium: Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette, IN (capacity = 62,500)
Home Field Advantage: ranked 50th out of 69 BCS teams
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Out of Conference...
(Ed. note: This is the first part in our summer long preview series'. Each week we'll explore a specific team in our "Countdown to Kickoff" series, starting things off will be the Purdue Boilermakers)
Ahh, the Danny Hope era - its safe to say no one will ever be nostalgic for the days that he roamed the sidelines at Ross-Aide Stadium and 2012 was a perfect example...
Spring football is officially over and that means we continue our look at what went down across the conference this spring in our "Exit Interview" series. Up today are the Purdue Boilermakers, one of two teams making a coaching change this season and the only one to do so after firing a coach.
Out is Danny Hope and in is Darrell Hazel. So, what's new in West Lafayette...
Earlier in the week it was confirmed that third-leading receiver O.J. Ross had been suspended for Purdue’s bowl game Dec. 27. Now, one of Ross’ receiving mates won’t be available as well. Head coach Danny Hope, the recipient of a surprise contract extension Saturday, announced that Waynelle Gravesande will not be available for the Little Caesars Pizza…
A suspension earlier this month and a an arrest late this past week will likely cost Purdue a pair of key players on each side of the ball for their bowl game, head coach Danny Hope said Sunday. Wide receiver O.J. Ross was suspended indefinitely Dec. 6 for violating unspecified team rules, and Hope said…
Purdue wide receiver O.J. Ross has been suspended from the team indefinitely for violating team policy and rules.
Coach Danny Hope announced the move Tuesday in a news release. He did not offer additional details.
The sophomore from Ormond Beach, Fla., had 33 receptions for 356 yards and three touchdowns for the Boilermakers this season.
Hope said Ross' status for the Dec...
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December 06, 2011