Ponce de Leon spent years searching for the elusive Fountain of Youth, stumbling upon present-day Florida. If only he had ventured north to West Lafayette, Indiana.
When Purdue players look to the bench, they know they can confer with coach Matt Painter and his assistants. On the court, there’s Rapheal Davis.
If Saturday’s scrimmage is an accurate indication, Purdue men’s basketball fans may be in for a surprise during the 2014-15 season.

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  • Painful loss for Boilers
    Purdue has made great strides in turning around its football program. But the Boilermakers were given a painful reminder on Saturday that there’s still room to improve.
  • Purdue loses to Minnesota
    MINNEAPOLIS — David Cobb rushed for 194 yards and a touchdown and Ryan Santoso kicked a 52-yard field goal with 4:59 left to cap Minnesota's comeback on Saturday, giving the Gophers a 39-38 victory over Purdue and their first 3-0 start in Big Ten play since 1990.
  • Purdue looking to dig deep
    Just when the Purdue defense built momentum, linebacker Sean Robinson suffered a serious knee injury. One week later, after a hearty offensive performance, receiver B.J. Knauf is sidelined for a month with a broken clavicle.
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