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Purdue punter Joe Schopper (31) holds as place kicker J.D. Dellinger (85) kicks the game winning overtime field goal during an NCAA college football game against Illinois Saturday, Oct. 8, 2016, in Champaign, Ill.  Purdue defeated Illinois 34-31 in overtime.  (AP Photo/Bradley Leeb)

Pair of Boilermaker recognized by Big Ten

A pair of Purdue true freshmen have been recognized by the Big Ten Conference for their performances in the Boilermakers’ 34-31 overtime victory Saturday at Illinois


Trine opens conference play with win over Albion

The Trine football team opened its 2016 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association season off with a 35-16 victory over Albion on Saturday afternoon at Zollner Athletic Stadium.


Saint Francis rebounds with win at Siena Heights

Nobody would have blamed Ryan Nix for carrying a horseshoe or four-leaf clover with him when he took the field for what proved to be the winning field goal in a 24-22 University of Saint Francis win at Siena Heights on Saturday.


Purdue pulls out overtime win at Illinois, 34-31

The Boilermakers got just what they needed from a freshman kicker who had missed more field goals this season than he had made and a freshman running back starting his first game, knocking off the Illini in overtime, 34-31.

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Niecee Nelson era underway for Mastodons

The Fort Wayne’s women’s basketball program is under new leadership for the 2016-17 season as new head coach Niecee Nelson takes over the Mastodons.

Purdue quarterback David Blough (11) throws against Nebraska during the first half of an NCAA college football game in West Lafayette, Ind., Saturday, Oct. 31, 2015. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Purdue struggles in Big Ten opener at Maryland

The Terrapins (4-0, 1-0) scored four touchdowns and amassed 293 yards in taking a 29-0 halftime lead. Maryland finished with 400 yards rushing and outgained the Boilermakers 496-205 overall.

Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer, left, and wide receiver Kevin Stepherson talk after the two connected for a touchdown pass against Syracuse during the second half of an NCAA college football game, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016, at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J. Notre Dame won 50-33. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Notre Dame wins shootout with Syracuse

Kizer threw for a career-best 471 yards and the Fighting Irish snapped a two-game losing streak by defeating Syracuse 50-33 Saturday.

Indiana place kicker Griffin Oakes (92) watches his field goal attempt at the end of the second quarter as  Ball State corner Tyree Holder (33) defends during  an NCAA college football game at Memorial Stadium in Bloomington, Ind. Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. (Chris Howell/The Herald-Times via AP)

Indiana stuns No. 17 Michigan State in overtime

Indiana ended a seven-game losing streak in the series, reclaimed the Old Brass Spittoon for the first time since 2006, beat a ranked team at home for the first time in a decade and earned their first overtime win since 2010.