Purdue Rumors & News

  • Trevion Willliams, 4-Star Center, Commits To Purdue

    The Spun "One of the top centers in the country is headed to the Big Ten. Trevion Williams, a four-star center out of Michigan, announced today that he’s committed to Purdue. The 6-foot-8, 250-pound prospect chose the Boilermakers over Illinois, Michigan State and Xavier, among other programs." July 07

  • Purdue's Swanigan staying in 2017 NBA Draft

    247 Sports "Purdue sophomore Caleb Swanigan announced Wednesday via Instagram that he will remain in the 2017 NBA Draft and forgo his final two seasons with the Boilermakers. In 35 games last season at Purdue, Swanigan averaged 18.5 points, 12.5 rebounds and 3.1 assists in 32.5 minutes per game, shooting..." May 25

  • Isaac Haas returning to Purdue for senior season

    Rivals "After submitting his name into the NBA draft, Purdue center Isaac Haas announced late Tuesdday night that he's withdrawing and will return for his senior season. His decision - which came well in advance of the May 24 withdrawal deadline - leaves Purdue with forwards Caleb Swanigan and..." May 17

  • Purdue's Vincent Edwards entering draft without agent

    Land of 10 "First Caleb Swanigan, now Purdue teammate Vince Edwards. A couple of days after Swanigan announced he has declared for the NBA draft without hiring an agent, Vincent Edwards has done the same. The Boilermakers shared Edwards’ decision Friday afternoon on Twitter. In the 2016-17 season,..." April 08

  • Purdue's Swanigan declares for NBA draft, won't hire agent

    Land of 10 "Caleb Swanigan could be heading to the NBA, but he won’t have to make his final decision yet. The Purdue sophomore announced on the “Popular Nobodies” podcast Wednesday morning that he’s declaring for the NBA Draft, but said he won’t yet hire an agent. You can listen to his announcement..." April 05

  • Kansas routs Purdue to reach Elite Eight

    The Sports Xchange "KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- It's hard to imagine anything better, but Bill Self called his team's performance "one of the best games" the Jayhawks have played this year. Kansas got 26 points apiece from Frank Mason and Devonte' Graham to defeat Purdue 98-66 in the NCAA Tournament Midwest Region..." March 24

  • Swanigan, Purdue hold off Iowa State

    The Sports Xchange "MILWAUKEE -- Come March, college basketball teams live by a simple mantra: Survive and advance. Saturday night, the Purdue Boilermakers did just that, blowing a 19-point lead in the second half only to steady themselves over the final minutes and hold off Iowa State for an 80-76 victory and..." March 19

  • Purdue navigates past Vermont

    The Sports Xchange "MILWAUKEE -- Two years ago, Cincinnati brought Purdue's season to an abrupt end with a one-point victory. Last year, Arkansas-Little Rock forced a pair of overtimes before stunning the Boilermakers with a one-possession upset. But Purdue washed the bitter taste of those first-round upsets..." March 16

  • Michigan upsets No. 13 Purdue

    The Sports Xchange "WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Michigan wore regular uniforms on Friday. And once again the Wolverines won, less than 48 hours after their plane ran into a ditch in Michigan. Michigan upset top seed and 13th-ranked Purdue 74-70 in overtime on Friday to advance to the Big Ten conference semifinals..." March 10

  • Edwards pushes No. 16 Purdue past Northwestern

    The Sports Xchange "EVANSTON, Ill. -- No. 16 Purdue's plan was to give Vincent Edwards some maneuvering room under the basket on Sunday. The strategy worked almost to perfection as the 6-foot-8 junior scored a team-high 25 points and added five assists in a 69-65 Big Ten victory over Northwestern at Welsh-Ryan..." March 05

  • No. 16 Purdue tops Indiana, seals Big Ten title share

    The Sports Xchange "WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Three years removed from back-to-back losing seasons, No. 16 Purdue is back on top in the Big Ten Conference. Caleb Swanigan had 21 points and 10 rebounds, Dakota Mathias added 19 points and seven rebounds and No. 16 Purdue clinched at least a share of the Big Ten..." February 28

  • Wagner leads Michigan to upset of No. 14 Purdue

    The Sports Xchange "ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- If there is anything else that Michigan needs to do in order to prove it should be in the NCAA tournament, it’s hard to imagine what such additional proof is right now. Continuing a terrific stretch of basketball in the past three weeks, Michigan led from start to finish..." February 25

  • Cline lifts No. 14 Purdue over Penn State in OT

    The Sports Xchange "STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Ryan Cline's job is to hit 3-pointers and the Purdue guard didn't disappoint when his team needed him to execute Tuesday night. Cline hit back-to-back 3-pointers in overtime to lift No. 14 Purdue to a 74-70 win over Penn State in a game the Boilermakers nearly let slip..." February 21

  • No. 16 Purdue mows down Michigan State

    The Sports Xchange "WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Purdue power forward Caleb Swanigan and 7-foot-2 center Isaac Haas continue to make a case for being the nation's most productive 1-2 interior punch. In No. 16 Purdue's 80-63 victory over Michigan State in Mackey Arena on Saturday, Swanigan had 24 points and 15..." February 18