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Boilers gather to remember Sean Matti

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The Purdue football team, numerous student-athletes from other varsity sports, athletics department administrators and school officials joined family and friends Wednesday at Saint Thomas Aquinas Catholic Center on campus in remembrance of running back Sean Matti. Head coach Danny Hope, team chaplain Marty Ditmar and teammates Kurt Lichtenberg and Joe Holland were among those who spoke at […]

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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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Football: Boilermakers add four new players this semester

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Four student-athletes have enrolled at Purdue University this semester and will play football for the Boilermakers. The newest Boilermakers — cornerback Michael Eargle, tight end De’Ron Flood, tight end Gabe Holmes and linebacker Will Lucas — will take part in winter conditioning and spring practice. The 6-foot, 165-pound Eargle, from Elizabeth, […]

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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 […]

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Twenty-seven Purdue athletes named Big Ten Distinguished Scholars

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Twenty-seven Purdue student-athletes were honored as Distinguished Scholar Award recipients by the Big Ten Conference on Wednesday. The award was established by the Big Ten Faculty Representatives in February in order to supplement the Academic All-Big Ten program. In order to be eligible for the Distinguished Scholar Award, recipients must be […]

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 October 2020