Darrell Hazell meets with reporters at the Big Ten's preseason media gaggle at the Hilton in Chicago.
Linebacker Markus Bailey, who plays at Hilliard Davidson High School in Hilliard, Ohio, committed to Purdue.
Boilermakers center Robert Kugler was placed on the watch list for the Rimington Trophy, given annually to the nation's top player at that position.
With nearly 6,000 bleacher seats removed, the south end zone at Ross-Ade Stadium is being turned into a patio area that serves alcohol and food during games, Purdue announced Tuesday.
Boilermakers tailback Akeem Hunt was one of 47 players named Monday to the Paul Hornung Award watch list.
Camille Redmon, who graduated in May, will not play a fourth season with the Boilermakers, the team announced.