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Caleb Swanigan Verbally Commits to Purdue

Five-star recruit Caleb Swanigan has verbally committed to Purdue University. Evan Daniels of Scout.com reported Swanigan’s decision. Caleb Swanigan, a five-star center, has verbally committed to Purdue, a source confirms to Scout. — Evan Daniels (@EvanDaniels) May 19, 2015 Swanigan’s decision comes a couple of weeks after he de-committed from Michigan State. The McDonald’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
9 days ago  |  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
19 days ago  |  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

The AJ Hammons Decision: 2015 Edition

So here we are again. AJ Hammons, the foundation for Matt Painter’s post-Baby Boilers era, is faced with another incredibly tough decision: Should he return to West Lafayette for his senior season and make a real run at a darkhorse Big Ten title, or capitalize on his 7-footedness and start collecting checks to play basketball at the professional level? If you want an NBA perspective...
Via Boiled Sports
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin softball swept in Big Ten opening series

Wisconsin entered its first Big Ten softball series of the 2015 season with a .500 record, it came out of the series below .500 after being swept in a three-game series at the Purdue Boilermakers. After losing the first two games of the series, the Badgers were shut out in a 6-0 loss to cap it a bad weekend off in even worse fashion. The three losses dropped Wisconsin to 13-16 overall...
Via Madtown Badgers
March 22, 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

Bearcats a 1 Point Underdog Against Purdue

Sportsbook.Ag released their NCAA tournament odds. As you can see, Cincinnati is a 1 point underdog to the Purdue Boilermakers. Cincinnati is projected to beat Purdue 57% of the time according to Ken Pom. The post Bearcats a 1 Point Underdog Against Purdue appeared first on Bearcats Blog.
Via Bearcats Blog
March 15, 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

2014-2015 ITH season preview: Purdue Boilermakers

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. After a CBI appearance two seasons ago and missing the postseason altogether […] The post 2014-2015 ITH season preview: Purdue Boilermakers...
Via Inside the Hall
September 22, 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

Big Ten Breakdown: Purdue Boilermakers Full Preview

Purdue head coach Darrell Hazell's first year in West Lafayette yielded decidedly unimpressive results. The Boilers went 1-11 overall, were winless in conference, and ranked 121st in terms of both national scoring offense and scoring offense. The defense was only minimally better, ranking 113th in scoring defense and 116th in total defense.It is evident that Hazell is taking...
Via Football Nation
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Purdue Elects To Drop Football; Ross-Ade To Be Torn Down Immediately

In a move many Purdue fans find themselves apathetic about, the university has elected to drop football as a varsity sport effective immediately. The move caught many by surprise. “It’s a tough blow,” said sophomore QB Danny Etling. “It seems especially contradictory to the ‘One Brick Higher’ mantra around here.” Coach Hazell was more philosophical. “Any time you...
Via Boiled Sports
June 13, 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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