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Hope on Kawann Short

Purdue coach Danny Hope provided an update on Kawann Short, who suffered an ankle injury against Minnesota.

"I'm optimistic that he'll be in position to play this Saturday," Hope said. "Again, it's not a green light yet, but a little more encouraged from the report this morning than I was two days ago. We'll have to wait another day to see in regards to the swelling."