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Drew Brees donates $1 million to Purdue football

New Orleans Saints star quarterback Drew Brees is not forgetting his roots. In a statement released on Friday, the Purdue Boilermakers announced that they have accepted a significant donation from Brees and his wife, Brittany. The donation — which will help to fund the school’s Purdue Football Master Plan — was a whopping $1 million. “We care so much about Purdue University...
Via Campus Sports Net
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Who wins: 2009-2010 vs 2015-2016 Purdue Basketball?

Ok. I get it. This is a ridiculous thought exercise, because that 2010 team has three jerseys in the rafters, one of the best leaders in Purdue history, and chemistry out the wazoo. But that 2009-2010 team was the best Baby Boilers team, and Robbie got this question during his delightful Campus Insiders analysis segment, so let’s take a deep deep dive here. For the record, we...
Via Boiled Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Purdue QB Danny Etling announces transfer from program

And then there were two…On Thursday the school officially announced quarterback Danny Elting’s intentions to transfer out of the program after two years in West Lafayette, leaving a three-man battle for the starting position down to two. “We appreciate all the hard work and dedication that Danny has put into the Purdue program,” head coach Darrell Hazell said. “We wish...
Via Talking 10
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Purdue Football: QB Danny Etling, Former 4-Star Recruit, Transferring From The Program

Twitter/@dannyetlingfan Danny Etling, a one-time four-star recruit and the No. 17 quarterback in the 2013 class, is transferring from Purdue. The program announced the move this afternoon via press release.  “We appreciate all the hard work and dedication that Danny has put into the Purdue program,” head coach Darrell Hazell said. “We wish him nothing but the best in his...
Via College Spun
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rob Hummel Shows His Analytical Skillz

You already saw Rob Hummel give his quick hit predictions on Purdue basketball for ’15-’16. Now he sits down for a longer segment with Campus Insiders to discuss the upcoming season. Topics include whether or not this is Coach Painter’s most talented team ever, AJ Hammons, Johnny Hill and whether a Final Four could be possible. Maybe Rob is heading to the analyst chair once...
Via Boiled Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Purdue unveils new basketball court at Mackey Arena

When the Purdue Boilermakers begin the 2015-16 college basketball season, they will be doing so on a fresh new court. On Thursday afternoon, Purdue tweeted out the first look at the brand new Keady Court at Mackey Arena. Check it out below and be sure to share your thoughts in the comments section. A nice surprise for today. Keady Court at Mackey Arena is finished. And it looks...
Via Campus Sports Net
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Purdue Boilermakers 2015 Preview and Prediction

Purdue showed improvement in its second season under Darrell Hazell. Unfortunately, the end result is still just four victories overall and none at...
Via Athlon Sports
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Tayler Persons drawing interest from Purdue

The Purdue Boilermakers are currently in the mix for Caleb Swanigan, but they are also exploring the possibility of adding former Northern Kentucky guard Tayler Persons. Persons averaged 13.1 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.7 assists per game during his Northern Kentucky career, and he has been receiving some interest from the Boilermakers. However, Swanigan remains a focus so no offer...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Boilermakers' Darrell Hazell feels bowl game is realistic in 2015

Despite having just one Big Ten victory in two seasons, Purdue Boilermakers head coach Darrell Hazell remains as optimistic as ever about his team.After finishing up a spring where he feels the team got much better, the head coach entering his third season sat down with the Big Ten Network to discuss a wide range of topics. Among them were his feelings on making a bowl game this...
Via Fox Sports
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Purdue Football – Spring Situation

The Black beat the Gold, 28-23, last Saturday in Ross-Ade Stadium before thousands tens of screaming fans. Actually, as you no doubt have seen, the largest true cheers were reserved for AJ’s nifty announcement on the field that he was coming back for his fourth year in that same Black and Gold. But what was decided in a football sense on Saturday? Surely, the Boilers have the QB...
Via Boiled Sports
April 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Purdue Boilermakers unveil white alternate helmets

The Purdue Boilermakers football team is the latest to give the nation a sneak peak at some of the new looks we will see on the gridiron during the upcoming college football season. Don’t worry, Purdue fans, there is no chrome or matte finish — at least not from what we can see. Thanks to the Boilermakers, we have a clear look at the alternate white helmet that will be worn in...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

PHOTOS: Purdue Boilermakers unveil new alternate helmet for 2015

Purdue Boilermakers football needs something, anything to spark this team from obscurity in 2015. So, it appears Darrell Hazell’s bunch is going to continue to try to spice things up on the helmet front. Unlike past seasons when matte-black helmets with railroad track stripes or neon yellow decals have been used, this time around the Boilermakers are going to go white with the...
Via Talking 10
April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Purdue Boilermakers add alternate gray uniforms

The Purdue Boilermakers are the latest team to unveil their new look for the upcoming football season. While Purdue did not completely overhaul their look or alter their home or away uniforms, they have added a new alternate uniform that they will wear at some point in 2015. Rather than going with the school’s traditional black and gold color scheme, the alternate uni is all gray...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Here’s How To Watch Cincinnati Vs. Purdue Online

Purdue’s A.J. Hammons The second round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament tips off Thursday, and one of the evening match-ups will be between No. 8 seed Cincinnati and No.9 seed Purdue. The Bearcats and Boilermakers tip off at 7:10 PM EST in Louisville, Kentucky. The winner takes on the winner of Kentucky and Hampton in the next round. You can read more about the contest here. If you’re...
Via College Spun
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati vs. Purdue – Game Time, TV Channel, Announcers, Betting Line, Predictions

A.J. Hammons is Purdue’s leading scorer The 2015 NCAA Tournament Bracket was revealed this evening on CBS. The Cincinnati Bearcats out of the American Athletic earned the No. 8 seed in the Midwest region, where they will face the ninth-seeded Purdue Boilermakers out of the Big Ten. The Bearcats (22-10) were knocked out in the quarterfinals of the AAC tournament, while the Boilermakers...
Via College Spun
March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Bubble Profile: The Curious Case of the Purdue Boilermakers

Prior to the start of Big Ten play, nobody in their right mind thought that the words “NCAA tournament team” and “Purdue” would even be near the same sentence, let alone in it. However, with just a week and a half left in February, the Boilermakers find themselves in second place in the Big Ten and firmly involved in the bubble hunt. How did this story evolve? Purdue had...
Via The Student Section
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Purdue pops early guard commit C.J. Walker

The Purdue Boilermakers won an early recruiting battle Tuesday, as 6′-0″ junior C.J. Walker announced his commitment to Purdue over Butler and others. Walker, of Indianapolis Tech (IN), is considered by some to be the top 2016 point guard in Indiana. In-state guards Ryan Cline and Grant Weatherford have already committed to be part of Purdue’s ’15 class, ...
Via Hoopniks
October 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Purdue Boilermakers gets yellow helmets to support cancer research

Purdue Boilermakers football needs all the attention it can get these days. However, the Boilermakers have come up with a unique way of doing so in 2014, as they will sport bright yellow helmet decals in support cancer research. Neon yellow logos, shoe laces, socks & gloves in all white uniforms to support cancer research & survivors! pic.twitter.com/1QFWie0Jrt — Purdue...
Via Talking 10
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Someone Is Trying To Trade Purdue To Another Conference On The Columbus, Ohio Craigslist Board

The Big Ten is not having a great afternoon, with Nebraska, Penn State, and Illinois struggling with McNeese State, Akron, and Western Kentucky, respectively. However, no one in the conference is having a worse afternoon than the lowly Purdue Boilermakers, who trail Central Michigan, a MAC school that struggled against Chattanooga last weekend, at home 31-17 midway through the fourth...
Via College Spun
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Purdue Boilermakers football: Predicting the 2014 schedule

Some would say last season was like ripping a Band-Aid off, others a bad nightmare as the Darrell Hazell era got off to a 1-11 start for the Purdue Boilermakers. That was 11 losses to FBS programs, with the lone win against FCS opponent Indiana State. Slow clap for that, but just because it was a horror start doesn’t mean things can’t turn around quickly. Don’t believe me?...
Via Talking 10
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Purdue Turning The “P” On Its Football Helmet Into A Mosaic Of Fan Photos

The Purdue Boilermakers have apparently come up with a very interesting new way to get more fan interaction. Wednesday afternoon, the school unveiled a new campaign to get supporters to sign up for a “VIP card” before the season begins. How? By promising them that a photo of them will be featured on the team’s football helmets in 2014. No, really. Acccording to the photo below...
Via College Spun
June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

That one time Purdue fans got catfished about AJ Hammons and the NBA Draft

Sit down, young lads and lasses. Let Uncle Aneesh tell you a tale about how a fake Twitter account can crap out rumors like nobody’s business. Enter: Jeremy Smith, aka Jeremy SmithNBAHoops, aka @JSmithNBAHoops. Self-described as an “NBA Hoops Writer/Draft Analyst” from New York City.   First, this: Purdue’s AJ Hammons will declare for the NBA draft and will forgo his two...
Via Boiled Sports
March 27, 2014  |  Discuss

COMMIT: 2014 PG PJ Thompson to Purdue

Shortly after receiving a scholarship offer from the Purdue Boilermakers, Brebeuf Jesuit (IN) lead guard P.J. Thompson pulled the trigger and pledged. Regarding his decision, Thompson posted to his Twitter account,”After a long process, I have officially decided to be a Boiler! Excited to be apart of the Purdue basketball family!” An in-state prospect, Thompson averaged ...
Via Hoopniks
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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