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State schools grade well

The four participants in the Crossroads Classic – Notre Dame,Purdue,IndianaandButler– put up impressive scores in the latest round of the Academic Progress Rate.

Notre Dame andButlermen’s basketball teams had perfect multi-year APR scores of 1,000. The Purdue men’s basketball team had a score of 995.Indianahad a score of 952. The Hoosiers and Boilermakers had single-year scores of 1,000 for 2010-11.

Indianahad scores of 964 for football and 981 for women’s basketball.

“I want to congratulate our student-athletes, coaches and staff for embracing this high priority for our department,” IU athletic director Fred Glass said in a statement. “These are successes of which all of Hoosier Nation should be proud of.”

Purdue had scores of 950 for football and 981 for women’s basketball.

Notre Dame had scores of 970 for football and 968 for women’s basketball.

IPFW had scores of 926 for men’s basketball and 959 for women’s basketball.BallStatehad scores of 911 for men’s basketball, 946 for football and 990 for women’s basketball. TheButlerwomen’s basketball team had a score of 986.

APR scores


Men’s hoops 952, football 964, women’s basketball 981


Men’s basketball 926, women’s basketball 959


Men’s basketball 911, football 946, women’s basketball 990


Men’s basketball 1,000, women’s basketball 986


Men’s basketball 995, football 950, women’s basketball 981

Notre Dame

Men’s basketball 1,000, football 970, women’s basketball 968