Purdue University basketball

KRAVITZ: Purdue’s reserved Swanigan speaks loudly with his work on the court

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Chris Johnson remembers the heavy-set kid. The young man’s guardian, Roosevelt Barnes, had reached out to Woodside Middle School in Fort Wayne and had told the folks...Read more

Baker, Harper rally Rutgers past Purdue 71-68 in OT

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Purdue, saw its NCAA Tournament hopes dwindle with a 71-68 overtime loss to Rutgers at home Saturday.Read more

Hunter Jr. helps Purdue beat No. 18 Iowa 77-68

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Eric Hunter Jr., scored a career-high 19 points, and Evan Boudreaux had 14 points and 14 rebounds to help Purdue beat No. 18 Iowa 77-68 on Tuesday night.Read more


Purdue snaps 4-game losing streak by beating Indiana 57-49

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Purdue got 19 points from Trevion Williams and 17 from Eric Hunter Jr. and held off a late charge from in-state rival Indiana for a 57-49 victory.Read more

Thompson brothers back together at Purdue

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PJ had a great career at Purdue, helping the Boilermakers to four straight NCAA tournaments. While he played, Isaiah watched—both as a brother and as a recruit.Read more

Balanced Buckeyes topple Boilermakers, cling to NCAA hopes

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Ohio State kept NCAA hopes alive by topping Purdue 68-52 Saturday.Read more

No. 13 Penn State relies on 3-point flurry to win at Purdue

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No. 13 Penn State rolled past Purdue 88-76 behind 19 points from Mike Watkins and a career-high 18 points from Seth Lundy.Read more

Stefanovic's 3 gives Purdue a 61-58 win over Northwestern

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Sasha Stefanovic made a 3-pointer with 3.1 seconds left as Purdue rallied to beat Northwestern 61-58 Saturday night.Read more

No. 25 Rutgers holds on to beat Purdue 70-63

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Caleb McConnell scored 16 points, making 12 of 13 free throw attempts, and No. 25 Rutgers nearly blew a 17-point lead before holding off Purdue, 70-63 on Tuesday night.Read more


Purdue continues home dominance of Wisconsin in 70-51 rout

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Isaiah Thompson scored 14 points and Purdue responded to coach Matt Painter challenging his players’ toughness with one of the season’s best efforts in a 70-51 home rout...Read more

No. 21 Illinois runs away in 2nd half to sweep Purdue

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No. 21 Illinois used a second-half offensive flurry to pull away from Purdue 79-62 for its fifth consecutive win.Read more