The junior from Crawfordsville, Ind., has had multiple rebounds and has scored in the double-digits in each of his last five games. Purdue (17-9, 7-6 Big Ten) plays at home Sunday against No. 4 Michigan State.
The Michigan Wolverines get a big win on the road beating the Purdue Boilermakers 66-64 on Tuesday night.
Michigan is having no luck on opponents’ courts, and the Wolverines play three of their next four games away from Ann Arbor.
Before I get to the heart of the matter here, I just felt I should admit that I love heckling!
The Michigan State Spartans get back on the winning track beating the Purdue Boilermakers 83-58 on Saturday.
After two straight road losses, Michigan State should be eager to return home – even with a Purdue team it has not beat at the Breslin Center in almost three years waiting there.
There was an extra buzz downtown Tuesday. There was even a reported traffic jam that wasn’t related to work or holiday shopping.
Western Michigan coach Bill Cubit was thrilled after he found out his team would be playing in a bowl close to home.
The Motor City is no Pasadena in late December. That’s just fine by this year’s Little Caesars Pizza Bowl participants.
Purdue and Western Michigan should have little trouble attracting fans when they meet in the Dec. 27 Little Caesars Pizza Bowl.