WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Nojel Eastern delivered at both ends of the court, much to the delight of the Purdue fans at Mackey Arena.
Eastern had 10 points, 10 rebounds and stopped star freshman guard Romeo Langford, leading the Boilermakers past No. 25 Indiana 70-55 ...
Edwards scores 21 to lead Purdue over No. 25 Iowa, 86-70
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — There’s no place like home for the Purdue Boilermakers.
Carsen Edwards scored 16 of his 21 points in the first half and Purdue beat 25th-ranked Iowa 86-70 on Thursday night to snap the Hawkeyes’ five-game winning streak.
Purdue is winless on the road so ...
Purdue defense clamps down on Belmont in 73-62 victory
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue coach Matt Painter is finally starting to see his team play the way he envisioned.
Carsen Edwards pours in points, the Boilermakers supporting cast continues to get stronger and the defense is improving.
It was a devastating combination Saturday. ...
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue guard Carsen Edwards always finds ways to score.
Now the preseason All-American has started producing victories with a more well-rounded approach.
Edwards finished with 20 points despite an off-shooting night, and delivered the decisive final flurry ...
Edwards helps No. 24 Purdue hold off Ball State 84-75
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — One big second-half push by Purdue was enough.
Carsen Edwards scored 23 points on 8-for-22 shooting, and the 24th-ranked Boilermakers pulled away from Ball State for an 84-75 victory on Saturday night.
Edwards struggled with his shooting stroke at times ...
Last season: 30-7, lost to Texas Tech in regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.
Coach: Matt Painter
Conference: Big Ten
Who’s gone: Forward Vince Edwards, center Isaac Haas, guard Dakota Mathias, guard P.J. Thompson.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue forward Jacquil Taylor plans to transfer after he earns his degree in May.
Coach Matt Painter made the announcement Wednesday.
The 6-foot-10 junior will be eligible to play next season and could be granted a second year of eligibility.
BOSTON (AP) — No. 3 seed Texas Tech (26-9) vs. No. 2 seed Purdue (30-6)
Third round, East Region; Boston; Friday at 9:57 p.m. EDT.
BOTTOM LINE: The Boilermakers are back in the Sweet 16 for the second straight season, and they’re looking for their first Elite Eight berth since 2000. ...
No. 2 Purdue, without Isaac Haas, outlasts No. 10 Butler in Indiana rivalry game
No. 2 Purdue became the latest team to advance to the Sweet 16 when the Boilermakers topped No. 10 Butler 76-73 Sunday afternoon in Detroit.
Purdue lost one of its top scorers and rebounders, senior center Isaac Haas, when he fractured his elbow in the first round. It was originally ...
A look at the upcoming week around the Big Ten Conference:
GAME OF THE WEEKEND: Nebraska at No. 13 Purdue, Saturday. Tim Miles could have his best team in six seasons in Lincoln, and this is an opportunity for the Cornhuskers (11-5, 2-1 Big Ten) to show they’re for real. They knocked off a ...
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue coach Matt Painter first started using his two 7-foot centers together as an experiment.
On Wednesday night, he went with them out of necessity. If Isaac Haas and Matt Haarms continue playing this well in tandem, they could become a big staple for the ...
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — No. 20 Purdue got 15 first-half points from Dakota Mathias and ran away to a 115-74 season-opening victory over Southern Illinois-Edwarsville on Friday night.
Purdue (1-0) has won its last four season openers by 40, 41, 44 and 41 points.
The Boilermakers, ...