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No. 17 Purdue upset by Iowa

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Purdue knew the Hawkeyes would be looking for payback after it blasted Iowa in the Big Ten opener.

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Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan (50) gets a basket on a dunk against Norfolk State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Caleb Swanigan named to Wooden Award Top 25 list

National Player of the Year and All-American candidate Caleb Swanigan has been named one-of-25 individuals to the midseason watch list for the Wooden Award, given to the nation’s top collegiate basketball player.

Fort Wayne Mastodons Women's basketball head coach Niecee Nelson holds up a pink ribbon during Wednesday's Pink Out press conference.

10th annual Pink Out scheduled for January 28

This is the 10th year for the event held by the Fort Wayne Mastodons Women’s basketball program to raise funds to benefit the Vera Bradley Foundation for Breast Cancer Research.

Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan (50) looks to pass around Wisconsin guard Bronson Koenig (24) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Swanigan earns Big Ten Player of Week for fourth time this season

Swanigan averaged 17.0 points, 12.0 rebounds, 1.5 assists and 1.0 blocked shots, while shooting 50.0 percent (11-of-22) from the field, 60.0 percent (3-of-5) from 3-point range and 81.8 percent (9-of-11) from the free throw line in leading the Boilermakers to a pair of victories.

Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan (50) gets a basket on a dunk against Norfolk State during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in West Lafayette, Ind., Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

No. 20 Purdue gets key Big Ten win over No. 13 Wisconsin

Swanigan scored 18 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, but it was Purdue’s disciplined defenders that finally created an obstacle the Badgers couldn’t overcome in a 66-55 victory. Wisconsin had won nine straight.

Butler forward Andrew Chrabascz (45) and center Nate Fowler (51) celebrate as they leave the court following an NCAA college basketball game against Indiana in Indianapolis, Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016. Butler defeated Indiana 83-78. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

No. 18 Butler fends off host Georgetown in OT

Baldwin scored a career-high 16 points and helped hold Big East scoring co-leader Rodney Pryor scoreless to help the Bulldogs earn an 85-76 overtime victory over Georgetown on Saturday.