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Purdue Boilermakers

Purdue Boilermakers
The Purdue Boilermakers are the athletic teams at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind. They compete in the Big Ten conference, and the school colors are old gold and black. Famous athletes include John Wooden, Len Dawson, Bob Griese, Drew Brees, Glenn Robinson and Rick Mount. Longtime basketball coach Gene Keady won 550 games over 25 years at the university.
The Purdue Boilermakers are the athletic teams at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind. They compete in the Big Ten conference, and the school colors are old gold and black. Famous athletes include John Wooden, Len Dawson, Bob Griese, Drew Brees, Glenn Robinson and Rick Mount. Longtime basketball coach Gene Keady won 550 games over 25 years at the university. « Show less

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  • Sports TV and radio: Saturday's 1/17 log (updated Friday AM)

    4 a.m.    Golf: Abu Dhabi Championship third round.--Golf 8:30 a.m.    Highlights: North Carolina basketball.--MASN 9 a.m.    Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News and nnpstv.com).--NNPS 9:55 a.m.   ...
  • With a little help from Juan Dixon, Maryland's student managers are also racking up wins

    With a little help from Juan Dixon, Maryland's student managers are also racking up wins
    Word spread quickly through the ranks of Big Ten men's basketball student managers within hours after Maryland had played — and won — its first game at Michigan State. Joe Baker, a junior who is the head manager at Purdue, saw a message on a...
  • College notes: Danny Nikitas beats older brother on the basketball court

    College notes: Danny Nikitas beats older brother on the basketball court
    The Dec. 9 men’s basketball game between Lake Forest College and Lawrence was a battle of the Nikitas brothers. Danny Nikitas, a 6-0 freshman guard from Glenbrook South, scored 12 points and dished out four assists in Lake Forest College’s...
  • With help from teammates, Melo Trimble does 'great job' in Terps' win over Rutgers

    With help from teammates, Melo Trimble does 'great job' in Terps' win over Rutgers
    Melo Trimble has helped Maryland win its share of games as a freshman this season by taking over at the end, by hitting clutch shots and free throws, by doing what great point guards are supposed to do to lead their team. In Maryland’s 73-65 win...
  • Excitement expected tonight as Terps' Mincy goes home to N.J.

    Excitement expected tonight as Terps' Mincy goes home to N.J.
    Laurin Mincy never expected to play a college basketball game in her home state when she arrived at Maryland five years ago. The Terps were in the Atlantic Coast Conference, and rivalries with such tradition-rich schools as Duke and North Carolina in...
  • Virginia Tech's football schedule rearranging adds sixth home game in 2019, home-and-home with Rutgers

    Virginia Tech's football schedule rearranging adds sixth home game in 2019, home-and-home with Rutgers
    Long-range college football schedules are rarely written in stone, but at least for the time being, Virginia Tech has almost all of its non-conference dates in order through the 2025 season. With the addition in November of a game at Notre Dame to the...
  • State basketball: No. 12 Terps women trounce Purdue

    State basketball: No. 12 Terps women trounce Purdue
    No. 12 Maryland@No. 23 Minnesota Sunday, 3 p.m. TV: ESPN2 A 20-point lead was in peril of dipping below double figures for the 12th-ranked Maryland women's basketball team Thursday night. The open pockets in Purdue's defense that yielded uncontested...
  • U. of I. looks to freeze tuition. Take a cue from Purdue.

    U. of I. looks to freeze tuition. Take a cue from Purdue.
    More Illinois students have gulped hard at the rocketing cost of a University of Illinois diploma, which is up 71 percent in a decade. The number of accepted in-state applicants who decide to enroll at the university has declined. They're going elsewhere,...
  • Ohio State will be team to beat in Big Ten in 2015, but questions remain

    Ohio State will be team to beat in Big Ten in 2015, but questions remain
    ARLINGTON, Texas — We can't help ourselves. Moments after Ohio State reached college football's pinnacle Monday night, a reporter asked Buckeyes tight end Jeff Heuerman about next year's team — a team that Heuerman, a senior, won't even be...
  • Richaud Pack wants to contribute to Terps' success, regardless of role

    When he joined the Maryland men's basketball team last summer after transferring from North Carolina A&T, senior guard Richaud Pack wasn't sure what role he would play for the Terps, except one: a good teammate. Pack understood what transpired before he...
  • Damonte Dodd coming off tough two-game stretch on the road

    Damonte Dodd coming off tough two-game stretch on the road
    While Maryland managed a split on the road last week in the Big Ten – winning at Purdue on Saturday after losing at Illinoid on Wednesday – sophomore center Damonte Dodd had his toughest two-game stretch of the season. Dodd finished with six...