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Diving: Purdue to compete at Ohio State Invitational

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue is sending 10 divers to Columbus this weekend for the Ohio State Invitational. The competition runs Friday through Sunday in the McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion. Events begin on Friday at 2 p.m. ET with finals taking place at 7 p.m. On Saturday, preliminary competition starts at 1 p.m. and finals are […] Read the full story

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39 Boilermakers earn fall academic All-Big Ten honors

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Thirty-nine Purdue student-athletes spanning five sports were honored with Academic All-Big Ten accolades, the conference announced on Tuesday. The soccer team led the way with 14 honorees, while the football team added 12 honorees. Eight women’s cross country runners, four men’s cross country runners and one volleyball player rounded out the […] Read the full story

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Men’s Basketball: #4 Purdue defeats Wake Forest, 69-58

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — E’Twaun Moore scored 22 points to help No. 4 Purdue beat Wake Forest 69-58 on Tuesday night in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. JaJuan Johnson had 21 points and nine rebounds and Robbie Hummel added 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Boilermakers (6-0), who are enjoying their highest AP ranking […] Read the full story

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Women’s Tennis: Boilermakers sign first member of 2010 class

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -– The Purdue women’s tennis team has added a five-star recruit in the early signing period, head coach Laura Glitz announced Monday. Mara Schmidt signed with the Boilermakers to become the first member of the team’s 2010 class. The Lakewood Ranch, Fla., native is ranked 72nd in this year’s class by […] Read the full story

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Women’s Basketball: Boilermakers lose to Pepperdine, 64-59

MALIBU, Calif. — The Purdue women’s basketball team lost to Pepperdine University on Sunday afternoon, 64-59. The Boilermakers are now 3-3 on the season. Purdue got off to their second straight slow start on the road, starting the game with four turnovers and missing their first three shots over the opening four minutes of play […] Read the full story

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Boilermaker Volleyball loses five-set match to Iowa, 16-14 in fifth

IOWA CITY, Iowa — The Boilermaker volleyball team battled back from a two-set deficit and fought off two Hawkeye match point attempts to tie the score in the fifth set, before falling to Iowa 3-2 Friday night. The Hawkeyes won the match 25-20, 25-21, 18-25, 16-25, 16-14. Senior Carrie Gurnell put up a match-high 19 […] Read the full story

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 June 2012