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Purdue players honored by Big Ten

Two Purdue football players were honored by the Big Ten conference.

Defensive tackle Kawann Short was named the co-Big Ten player of the week. He had three sacks in the26-23 overtime victory. He had six tackles.

Defensive tackle Bruce Gaston was named the co-special teams player of the year. Gaston blocked a potential game-winning extra point by Ohio State with 55 seconds left to force overtime.

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