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Godfrey carries Purdue Fort Wayne over Judson 69-33

Dec. 10, 2019 9:39 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Sophomore Jarred Godfrey tallied 11 points and 10 rebounds for his first-career double-double and Purdue Fort Wayne breezed to a 69-33 victory over NAIA-member Judson University on Tuesday night. Matt Holba had 15 points for the Mastodons (7-6), who won their fifth straight game at...

Purdue tops Northwestern 58-44 in Big Ten opener

Dec. 8, 2019 8:38 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — For Matt Haarms, defense will be the key to Purdue's success. If the Boilermakers have to win ugly, Haarms said so be it. Sasha Stefanovic scored 14 points and Haarms added 12 points to lead Purdue to a 58-44 victory over Northwestern in the Big Ten opener for both teams on...

Diggins scores 25 to carry UIC past Purdue Fort Wayne 62-49

Dec. 7, 2019 7:06 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Michael Diggins had a season-high 25 points as Illinois-Chicago beat Purdue Fort Wayne 62-49 on Saturday. Diggins shot 10 for 11 from the field. Jamie Ahale had 19 points, hitting six from distance for Illinois-Chicago (4-6). Godwin Boahen added 13 points and 12 rebounds. Tarkus Ferguson had...

Stifling defense helps Purdue blow out No. 5 Virginia 69-40

Dec. 4, 2019 11:14 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue coach Matt Painter packed his lineup with more scoring punch Wednesday night. Sasha Stefanovic made sure it paid off. Just hours after learning he would make his first career start, the sophomore guard poured in a career-high 20 points, Jahaad Proctor added 16 and the...

Godfrey leads Purdue Fort Wayne past E. Illinois 74-69

Dec. 4, 2019 9:45 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Jarred Godfrey had 20 points as Purdue Fort Wayne narrowly defeated Eastern Illinois 74-69 on Wednesday night. Marcus DeBerry had 12 points for Purdue Fort Wayne (6-5), which earned its fourth consecutive win. Brian Patrick added 11 points and six rebounds. Matt Holba had 10 points...

Florida State beats Purdue in OT, wins Emerald Coast Classic

Nov. 30, 2019 11:13 PM EST

NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State coach Leonard Hamilton's penchant for using lots of players paid off with a huge trophy after defeating Purdue on Saturday night in the Emerald Coast Classic championship game. Trent Forrest scored 17 points to lead the Seminoles to the 63-60 overtime victory, but...

Godfrey leads Purdue Fort Wayne past Grand Canyon 71-60

Nov. 30, 2019 10:26 PM EST

PHOENIX (AP) — Jarred Godfrey scored a career-high 28 points as Purdue Fort Wayne beat Grand Canyon 71-60 on Saturday night. Godfrey was 11 of 16 from the field for the Mastodons (5-5). Brian Patrick added nine points. Matt Holba sank a 3-pointer early in the first period that gave the Mastodons a 12-9...

Purdue upsets No. 20 VCU, 59-56, in Emerald Coast Classic

Nov. 30, 2019 1:42 AM EST

NICEVILLE, Florida (AP) — With both teams struggling from the free throw line, Purdue's Eric Hunter Jr. and Jahaad Proctor made foul shots when it counted and VCU didn't. Hunter and Proctor also each scored 12 points to lead the Boilermakers to a 59-56 upset of the No. 20 Rams on Friday night in the...

Godfrey carries Purdue Fort Wayne over Niagara 77-54

Nov. 27, 2019 9:52 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Jarred Godfrey registered 17 points as Purdue Fort Wayne routed Niagara 77-54 on Wednesday night. Brian Patrick had 15 points and six rebounds for Purdue Fort Wayne (4-5). Raheem Solomon had 15 points for the Purple Eagles, who have now lost five consecutive games to start the...

Purdue Fort Wayne dumps D-III Ohio Northern 81-47

Nov. 24, 2019 5:13 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Jarred Godfrey lead a balance Purdue Fort Wayne attack with 15 points and the Mastodons beat Division III-member Ohio Northern 81-47 on Sunday. Brian Patrick had 14 points for Purdue Fort Wayne (3-5), Deonte Billups added 13 points off the bench and Dylan Carl 10. Ten players...