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Indiana, Purdue face more quarterback questions after losses

Oct. 25, 2021 16:07 PM EDT

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm will stick to the plan. Aidan O'Connell will continue to start and the Boilermakers will continue to use a three-man rotation. Indiana coach Tom Allen might not have a choice as his top two quarterbacks battle injuries. With...

No. 25 Purdue tries to build momentum against Wisconsin

Oct. 21, 2021 17:19 PM EDT

Wisconsin (3-3, 1-2 Big Ten) at No. 25 Purdue (4-2, 2-1), Saturday at 3 p.m. EDT (Big Ten Network). Line: Wisconsin by 3 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Wisconsin leads 50-29-8. WHAT’S AT STAKE? ...

No. 25 Purdue trying to build momentum against Wisconsin

Oct. 21, 2021 03:20 AM EDT

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm still remembers how promising the future appeared in October 2018. The Boilermakers had just routed No. 2 Ohio State by 29 points and headed to Michigan State hoping to prove their four-game winning streak was no fluke. Instead, they lost the game...

Boilermakers using creative combination to rejoin Top 25

Oct. 18, 2021 15:52 PM EDT

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm spent his bye week designing a creative game plan, capable of pulling off one of this season's biggest upsets. He kept three quarterbacks on standby duty, asked receiver David Bell to play his typically dominant game and challenged his defense to...

Aidan O'Connell, David Bell lead Purdue past No. 2 Iowa 24-7

Oct. 16, 2021 20:28 PM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The pressure, Purdue coach Jeff Brohm said, was all on No. 2 Iowa. The Hawkeyes started the season with six consecutive wins and the program had ascended to its highest ranking since 1985. “For us," Brohm said, “let’s go...

No. 2 Hawkeyes out to extend win streak when Purdue visits

Oct. 14, 2021 12:19 PM EDT

Purdue (3-2, 1-1 Big Ten) at No. 2 Iowa (6-0, 3-0), Saturday at 3:30 p.m. EDT (ABC). Line: Iowa by 11 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Purdue leads 49-39-3. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Iowa has its...

No. 2 Iowa, leading West, has eye on prize for Purdue visit

Oct. 14, 2021 11:02 AM EDT

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Kirk Ferentz is trying to keep his team grounded after No. 2 Iowa achieved the program's highest ranking since 1985. The Hawkeyes (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) are on a 12-game winning streak with their victory over a top-five Penn State last week and have...

Boilermakers at No. 2 Iowa featured game on Big Ten schedule

Oct. 14, 2021 02:08 AM EDT

Things to watch during Week 7 of play in the Big Ten Conference: GAME OF THE WEEK Purdue at No. 2 Iowa The Hawkeyes (6-0, 3-0 Big Ten) have won 12 straight and are coming off a dramatic come-from-behind win over Penn State in what...

Gophers meet challenge, use 2nd-half rally to beat Purdue

Oct. 02, 2021 16:16 PM EDT

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Minnesota coach P.J. Fleck challenged his team to respond Saturday. Did it ever. Trey Potts scored the go-ahead touchdown 70 seconds into the third quarter and the Golden Gophers defense pitched a second-half shutout to...

Purdue defense will have to dig deep in test against Gophers

Sep. 30, 2021 03:14 AM EDT

Coach Jeff Brohm came to Purdue with a reputation as a creative genius. His offenses were fast, fun and fearless. They scored points by the dozens, winning shootouts. So when the Boilermakers' defensive struggles became the obstacle, Brohm jumped in....