The margins of defeat were similar – 21 to Central Michigan, 16 to Notre Dame – but Purdue enters this week with an entirely different outlook than it did seven days ago.
Struggles at quarterback not only reason why Boilermakers are underdogs.
Purdue head coach Darrell Hazell knows who the Boilermakers' starting quarterback will be Saturday. He just won't say who it is.
Purdue hasn't named a starting quarterback yet. But head coach Darrell Hazell said he will not use a two-quarterback system.
WEST LAFAYETTE - The good vibes for Purdue's rebuilding project lasted all of one week. In a half empty Ross-Ade Stadium, the Boilermakers fell 38-17 to middling MAC program Central Michigan.
Purdue trails Central Michigan 21-7 at halftime.
Darrell Hazell was one of the happiest coaches in America last weekend. His team won, and his quarterback wasn't sacked and threw zero interceptions. A bigger challenge awaits Danny Etling and the Boilermakers today.
Purdue head coach Darrell Hazell did a look back and lookahead on his weekly radio call-in show.
Purdue junior safety Frankie Williams was named to the Paul Hornung Award Honor Roll for his performance in Saturday's win over Western Michigan.
Student ticket prices to Purdue football games have been slashed for the remainder of the season.
WEST LAFAYETTE – Three days after Purdue’s season-opening win, head coach Darrell Hazell remains happy – despite losing a starter to an injury.
WEST LAFAYETTE – Fall camp was filled with promise for Purdue. Head coach Darrell Hazell and players spoke of camaraderie and turning the page on a 1-11 record last season.
Former Homestead standout Zach Terrell will lead Western Michigan against Purdue on Saturday. Broncos head coach P.J. Fleck named Terrell the starting quarterback after a three-week camp battle.
The college football season officially starts tonight when Abilene Christian and Georgia State kick off. It’s a game no one would normally care about, but since we’re a football-starved nation, curious eyes will tune in to ESPNU.
Life was rough in Year 1 of the Darrell Hazell era at Purdue. But as the Boilermakers enter their second season under Hazell's command, a newfound confidence has emerged.
Purdue named four football captains Friday – three seniors and one junior.
Purdue has one men’s basketball scholarship left for the upcoming season after awarding two to walk-ons. Senior forward Neal Beshears and junior guard Stephen Toyra both earned full scholarships this week.