John Shoop, a former offensive coordinator for the Chicago Bears, was hired as the offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at Purdue.
WEST LAFAYETTE – D.J. Byrd scored 17 points to help Purdue defeat West Virginia 79-52 on Saturday afternoon.
Purdue players Terone Johnson and D.J. Byrd and then coach Matt Painter after Tuesday's loss to Ohio State.
LINCOLN, Neb. – Sam Ostarello had 17 points and a career-high 19 rebounds Saturday and No. 14 Purdue held off No. 25 Nebraska 69-66 in overtime.
Purdue coach Matt Painter and guard Terone Johnson meet with reporters after Saturday's loss at Michigan State.
Purdue players (l-r) D.J. Byrd and Terone Johnson and then coach Matt Painter talk to reporters after Wednesday's upset victory against Illinois.
CHAMPAIGN,Ill.– Courtney Moses hit a jumper with 3 seconds left in overtime Wednesday night, giving No. 14 Purdue a 67-66 victory overIllinoisin the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams.
Terone Johnson scored a career-high 25 points and D.J. Byrd added 15 as Purdue upset No. 11 Illinois 68-61 Wednesday at Mackey Arena.
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DALLAS -- Clint Chelf threw three of Oklahoma State's five touchdown passes and the Cowboys shook off a disappointing Big 12 finish by dominating Purdue 58-14 in the Heart of Dallas Bowl on Tuesday.
WEST LAFAYETTE – Terone Johnson scored 16 points and A.J. Hammons overcame a sore right knee to finish with 14 points Saturday, leading Purdue past pesky William & Mary 73-66.