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Purdue down big at halftime

Penn State leads Purdue 20-3 at halftime Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium.

The Boilermakers scored the first points of the game on a field goal on its opening drive. It's been all Penn State since.

Michael Zordich has two rushing touchdowns. His first gave the Nittany Lions a 10-3 lead. His second extended Penn State's lead to 20-3 with 1:16 to go in the second quarter.

Penn State quarterback Matt McGloin has passed or 184 yards. Purdue quarterback Robert Marve has passed for 106 yards. The Boilermakers have just 129 yards of total offense. Penn State has 265 yards of total offense.