Purdue Rumors & News

  • Three Purdue football players expelled following sexual assault investigation

    CBS Sports "As of last November, four Purdue football players accused in an alleged sexual assault incident on Oct. 13 were not charged in the matter. However, a new investigation has resulted in the expulsion of three players. Initially, a West Lafayette Police Department investigation into the alleged..." March 18

  • Purdue hires Jeff Brohm as football coach

    Lafayette Journal & Courier "Multiple outlets reported that Purdue has reached an agreement with Western Kentucky coach Jeff Brohm to become its next head football coach. Brohm is expected to be introduced at a Monday press conference. Yahoo reported Brohm met with his Western Kentucky players Monday morning and informed..." December 05

  • Indiana holds off Purdue to capture Old Oaken Bucket

    The Sports Xchange "Junior running back Divine Redding rushed for 99 yards and scored the go-ahead touchdown with 4:59 remaining as Indiana recorded a 26-24 victory over Purdue on Saturday in Big Ten play at Bloomington, Ind. Redding raised his season total to 1,050 rushing yards to become the first Hoosiers'..." November 26

  • No. 7 Wisconsin rolls past Purdue

    The Sports Xchange "WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Only a Nov. 26 home game against Minnesota stands in Wisconsin's path of earning at least a share of the Big Ten West title and playing in the conference's championship game on Dec. 3 in Indianapolis' Lucas Oil Stadium. Backup running back Bradrick Shaw and backup..." November 19

  • If Les Miles lands Purdue job, he wants to bring Sark

    247 Sports "Former LSU coach Les Miles and Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck remain the focal points of Purdue’s ongoing coaching search, multiple industry sources have told 247Sports in recent days. Miles, one source says, is telling potential employers including Purdue that he intends to bring current..." November 19

  • Four Purdue football players accused of sexual assault

    Indianapolis Star "Two Purdue University students have come forward accusing four football players of sexually assaulting them in October. The accusations became public Wednesday in a news release from Massillamany & Jeter LLP, a Fishers-based law firm representing the students. The alleged assault took place..." November 16

  • Northwestern rolls past Purdue in second half

    The Sports Xchange "Northwestern scored 31 second-half points and ran past Purdue 45-17 on Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette, Ind. Quarterback Clayton Thorson completed 23 of 36 passes for 352 yards and three touchdowns with two interceptions. Justin Jackson rushed for 127 yards and two scores and..." November 12

  • Minnesota tops Purdue for fourth straight win

    The Sports Xchange "Rodney Smith rushed for 153 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries to lead Minnesota to a 44-31 victory over Purdue on Saturday in a Big Ten game in Minneapolis. The Golden Gophers (7-2, 4-2 Big Ten) won their fourth consecutive game and Purdue (3-6, 1-5), playing its fourth game under..." November 05

  • No. 24 Penn State routs Purdue, becomes bowl eligible

    The Sports Xchange "WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Penn State coach James Franklin doesn't like to think of his 24th-ranked Nittany Lions as a second-half team, but even Franklin acknowledges that's exactly what they may be. A week ago, they rallied from a 21-7, third-quarter deficit to stun then No. 2 Ohio State,..." October 29

  • No. 8 Nebraska overcomes upstart Purdue

    The Sports Xchange "At 7-0 and ranked eighth in the country, the Nebraska Cornhuskers aren't all that pretty when they win. But they keep on doing it. What a difference a year makes. Just ask Nebraska coach Mike Riley and anyone who wonders around Lincoln with a corn hat and striped overall bibs. Last..." October 22

  • Reports: Purdue fires coach Darrell Hazell after 3-3 start

    CBS Sports "Purdue has fired coach Darrell Hazell following the Boilermakers 49-35 loss to Iowa on Saturday, according to reports by GoldandBlack.com and Nathan Baird of the Journal & Courier. Hazell was in his fourth season as Purdue's coach and had amassed a 9-33 record, but failed to win back-to-back..." October 16

  • Iowa runs over Purdue, 49-28

    The Sports Xchange "Junior running back Akrum Wadley rushed for 170 yards and one touchdown and senior running back LeShun Daniels contributed 156 rushing yards and two scores as Iowa rolled to a 49-28 victory over Purdue on Saturday in a Big Ten game at West Lafayette, Ind. Senior quarterback Casey Beathard..." October 15

  • Purdue beats Illini on Delinger's FG in OT

    The Sports Xchange "J.D Delinger's 28-yard field goal in overtime lifted Purdue lifted to a 34-31 victory over Illinois on Saturday in "The Cannon Trophy" game at Memorial Stadium at Champaign, Ill. The Illini's Chase McLaughlin's 41-yard field-goal attempt as time expired in regulation bounced off the goal..." October 08

  • Purdue's foolball field has a massive sinkhole

    Fox Sports "Purdue hasn't reached the end zone often this season, but that's probably a good thing, because according to the school's groundskeeper, there's a massive sinkhole in it. The groundskeeping crew tweeted out photos of the sinkhole, and yeah.... that's pretty bad. It's also a wonderful..." October 04

  • Johnson, Maryland run roughshod over Purdue

    The Sports Xchange "COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Maryland churned out 400 yards rushing and cruised to a 50-7 victory over Purdue on Saturday in the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium. Sophomore Ty Johnson rushed for a career-best 204 yards and two touchdowns on just seven..." October 01