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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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  • Northwestern coach Chris Collins not afraid to shake things up

    Northwestern coach Chris Collins not afraid to shake things up
    Chris Collins coaches the way you and I would. He was so disgusted with Northwestern's Dec. 17 home loss to Central Michigan, he changed the pregame routine. He removed the locker-room chairs so his players would stay upright and lathered as they...
  • Finally, No. 12 Terps ready to kick off Big Ten play vs. Michigan State

    Finally, No. 12 Terps ready to kick off Big Ten play vs. Michigan State
    When the Big Ten first announced its men's basketball schedule, Maryland's inaugural game in its new league seemed more like an initiation into an elite club. Playing perennial power Michigan State in East Lansing, Mich., appeared to be a tough way...
  • Sports TV and radio: Tuesday's 12/2 log (updated Monday AM)

    9 a.m.    Football: Sept. 2012: Phoebus vs. Bethel.--LSC 48 12:30 p.m.    Football: Oct. 2012: Kecoughtan vs. Bethel.-- LSC 48 2:30 p.m.    Soccer: UEFA Champions League: Arsenal at Borussia Dortmund.--MASN2 2:40 p.m.    Soccer: English Premier League:...
  • Illinois fans less than thrilled that Tim Beckman will return as coach

    Illinois fans less than thrilled that Tim Beckman will return as coach
    A surprising winning streak. A victory in the rivalry game. A bowl game. The end-of-season flourish seemed to save Illinois coach Tim Beckman, who was retained by athletic director Mike Thomas with an announcement Sunday. Those achievements would whip...
  • Purdue edges North Carolina State 66-61

    Freshman Vince Edwards scored 16 points as the Boilermakers handed the visiting Wolfpack their first loss, 66-61, in an ACC-Big Ten Challenge matchup. Seven-footers A.J. Hammons (15) and Isaac Hass (13) added a combined 28 points and 12 rebounds for...
  • Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon headlines year of the running back

    Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon headlines year of the running back
    Where's everyone running off to? It's time to give credit where credit is due. After being marginalized, pushed aside, passed over and relegated to the second or third rounds of the NFL Draft, it's suddenly cool to be a running back. From Wisconsin'...
  • Tribune Silver Football finalists: Melvin Gordon, J.T. Barrett, Joey Bosa

    If there were any justice, all three Chicago Tribune Silver Football finalists would suit up Saturday in the Big Ten title game. Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon will further his assault on the Big Ten record books. Ohio State defensive end Joey...
  • U.Va., Duke, Louisville headline early-season ACC basketball

    The ACC failed to win its annual Challenge with the Big Ten for the sixth consecutive year, but led by undefeated Duke, Virginia, Louisville and Miami, there’s much to like about a conference that clearly underperformed last season. Headlined by...
  • Big Ten Conference championship could affect Terps' bowl destination

    Big Ten Conference championship could affect Terps' bowl destination
    Rick Catlett has been asked the same question this week: Which teams are going to play in your bowl game? Catlett, president and CEO of the TaxSlayer Bowl, has responded the same way each time. "I've told them I absolutely have no clue," said Catlett,...
  • College Report: Ally Simmons helps Grand Valley State earn Elite Eight berth

    College Report: Ally Simmons helps Grand Valley State earn Elite Eight berth
    Ally Simmons, a Waubonsie Valley graduate, has helped Grand Valley State’s volleyball team pound its way into the NCAA Division II Elite Eight. Grand Valley State won the regional by downing Ferris State (3-0) and Rockhurst (3-0). In the win...
  • Abdullah injured in 35-14 Nebraska win

    LINCOLN, Neb. -- Playing most of the game without senior running back Ameer Abdullah, No. 15 Nebraska sputtered on offense but still managed a 35-14 victory against Purdue on Saturday before 91,107 fans at Memorial Stadium. Abdullah, who entered the...