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Purdue kicker Wiggs named SI.com Preseason All-American

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue kicker Carson Wiggs has been named a first team preseason All-American by SportsIllustrated.com. The senior from Grand Prairie, Texas, owns the four longest field goals in school history (59, 55, 53 and 52 yards), has the highest career field goal percentage ever at Purdue (.715, 37 for 51) and has […]

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150 tickets to Big Ten Football Championship Game available to John Purdue Club members

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Although general public tickets for the inaugural Big Ten Football Championship Game are sold out, each conference school will receive 150 tickets (100 priced at $125 and 50 priced at $175) to sell. The Purdue Athletic Ticket Office is taking requests from interested John Purdue Club members through November 1, 2011 […]

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Purdue falls to Notre Dame in season opener, 23-12

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Dayne Crist threw for 205 yards and a touchdown in his first start, Armando Allen ran for a score and Notre Dame’s defense was solid Saturday in a 23-12 win over Purdue that gave coach Brian Kelly a victory in his Fighting Irish debut. Notre Dame led 20-3 after three quarters […]

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JaJuan Johnson scores his second Big Ten Player of the Week honor

PARK RIDGE, Ill. — Purdue junior forward/center JaJuan Johnson was honored with the second Big Ten Player of the Week honor of his season and career on Monday in announcement by the league office, a day after capping a week in which he averaged 20.0 points and 8.5 rebounds per game to lead the Boilermakers […]

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Women’s Swimming, Diving: #22 Purdue to host Big Ten Championships

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The 22nd-ranked Purdue women’s swimming and diving team hosts the Big Ten Championships starting Wednesday inside the Boilermaker Aquatic Center. “We are very excited for this upcoming week,” head coach John Klinge said. “The team has made a lot of progress this season, and we are looking forward to seeing all […]

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Track: Neumann named Big Ten Women’s Field Athlete of the Week

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue senior Brianna Neumann was named the Big Ten Women’s Field Athlete of the Week on Monday in the wake of her standout performance at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational this past weekend. She won the women’s pole vault on Saturday, clearing a personal record for the third consecutive meet and […]

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