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Meet Daniel Jacobsen, Purdue Men’s Basketball Next 7 Footer The Purdue Men’s Basketball program has a rich history of featuring 7-footers, which has become a defining characteristic of their team. From Joe Barry Carroll back in the day to Zach Edey today, the Boilermakers have established themselves as a “Big Man U” in college basketball. […]

For the vast majority of this season, the Purdue Boilermakers have been the most dominant, consistent, and reliable team in college basketball. It has not been a fun season to be an Indiana Hoosier basketball fan. Nearly losing a non-conference game to Morehead State at home, guard play has been putrid, and have lost seven of their last nine games.

In 2018, P.J. Thompson graduated from Purdue after spending four seasons as a player for Matt Painter. He followed that up by becoming a graduate assistant for the veteran coach. Now in his second season as the Director of Player Development.

The Purdue Boilermakers added an impressive win on the road over 6th-ranked Wisconsin to their resume on Sunday, beating the Badgers 75-69.  The win is yet another feather in the cap for a team looking to right the wrongs of years past, and finally make a deep run into the NCAA Tournament. While the true […]

As I’m sure you know, Pacers head coach Rick Carlisle joins me and Kevin Bowen on The Wake Up Call every Tuesday at 8am. Among the topics we discussed this morning included Tyrese Haliburton’s ongoing minutes restriction, what he’ll do around the All-Star break, and the play of Aaron Nesmith. But Carlisle always provides a […]

The Purdue Boilermakers got a close win over Northwestern last night in overtime, 105-96.   The game did stir some controversy over the free throw discrepancy; the Boilermakers shot 46 free throws while the Wildcats only shot 8. During Thursday’s edition of The Ride With JMV, Purdue head coach Matt Painter joined, and spoke about how […]

West Lafayette- Four of Purdue’s starting five ended their night in double scoring figures as the Boilermakers downed the Illinois Fighting Illini 83-78. 

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CHICAGO — The Purdue Boilermakers failed to capitalize off last week’s win against the Minnesota Golden Gophers, as the team lost on Saturday to the Northwestern Wildcats 23 – 15. Early scoring yet again eluded the Boilermakers in Saturday’s game as they did not manage to put points on the board until the 3rd quarter […]

The Purdue Boilermakers are looking for redemption on the basketball court this season.  For all the success that last season saw, the disastrous and historic ending in March, when the No. 1 seeded Boilermakers fell to the 16th-seeded Farleigh Dickinson Knights, is all anyone will really remember. For Purdue, the goal this year is clear. […]

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ANN ARBOR, MI — The Purdue Boilermakers repeated their usual style of play on Saturday which lead the team to a 41 – 13 loss against the Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. The Boilermakers would go scoreless in the first quarter as the Wolverines would rack up two touchdowns and a field goal to start […]