2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
2nd in Big Ten
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57d

Rockets take USC's Melton, trade for Purdue's Edwards

The Houston Rockets added USC guard De'Anthony Melton with the 46th pick in the NBA draft following a season where he was ruled ineligible because of an extra benefits scandal.

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78dAdam Rittenberg

UNC-Michigan highlights ACC/Big Ten clashes

Michigan, the 2017-18 national runner-up, will host North Carolina on Nov. 28 as part of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Other matchups include Michigan State at Louisville and Indiana at Duke on Nov. 27.

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80dDan Murphy

Edwards returns to Purdue, skips NBA draft

Carsen Edwards, who averaged a team-high 18.5 points per game last season, will skip the NBA draft and return to Purdue for his junior season.

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80d

Brees nabs Wooden jersey for Purdue to display

Drew Brees said he paid $264,000 in mid-May to win a late-hour bidding war for a 1930s-era Purdue jersey worn by coaching legend John Wooden. The Saints QB said the jersey will go on display at Mackey Arena.

Paul Biancardi Basketball Recruiting 

6'11" Hunter Dickinson (DeMatha) is one of the top big men in the class of 2020. He brings a wealth of skill to score the ball along with impressive passing abilities. He tells ESPN, that he is receiving heavy interest from Notre Dame, Maryland, Wake Forest, Purdue, Penn State, Villanova, Providence and North Carolina. He currently sits inside the ESPN 25.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Purdue's Dakota Mathias will play in the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament, according to his agent, Keith Kreiter of Edge Sports International. Mathias shot 46.6 percent from beyond the arc this season and finished his career as the all-time leader in made 3-pointers.

Beard, Red Raiders prepare for Wildcats (0:20)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

FINAL: Texas Tech 78, Purdue 65. Red Raiders advance to their first-ever Elite Eight, where they'll face Villanova. Keenan Evans struggled early, still finished with 16 points. Their athleticism made Purdue uncomfortable offensively, forced 17 turnovers.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Carsen Edwards has hit a number of big shots for Purdue tonight, just to keep the Boilermakers within striking distance of Texas Tech. 21 points. Could probably use some help, though.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Purdue is giving up too many second-chance points and too many turnovers to hang with Texas Tech in the second half. Red Raiders are starting to pull away.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas Tech has three guys that average double-figures. Those three guys are a combined 4-for-16 with 11 points. And they're up nine on Purdue with 11:05 left. Red Raiders' depth is back to being a major asset with everyone healthy.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

If Zhaire Smith can consistently knock down perimeter shots, it takes his game to another level. The rest already gives him enough of a floor. High-energy guy at both ends, elite elite athlete, versatile defender. Upside. @DraftExpress had him at 16 in his latest mock draft.

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas Tech finishes the half on a 10-0 run to take a five-point lead into halftime against Purdue. Boilermakers went the final 3:43 without scoring — Texas Tech hit its last six shots before the missed buzzer-beater.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Isaac Haas has done a ton of coaching from the bench during the past couple weeks since his elbow injury. He's got an arm around Matt Haarms most of the time when the big freshman is on the bench.

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148dMyron Medcalf

NCAA OKs Haas brace; Purdue wary he'll play

Although the NCAA announced Friday that Isaac Haas could compete with an approved elbow brace and left the final decision with Purdue, coach Matt Painter is still not convinced Haas is fit to play.

Keep an eye on Purdue's Edwards for Wooden Award (2:02)
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148dJeff Borzello

Purdue's Haas unlikely to face Texas Tech

Purdue's Isaac Haas, who suffered a fractured elbow in the first round of the NCAA tournament, is unlikely to return for the Boilermakers' Sweet 16 game vs. Texas Tech.

Team Stats

Points Per Game80.442nd
Rebounds Per Game35.0194th
Assists Per Game16.2Tied-28th
Points Allowed65.725th

Tournament History

Final Fours2
Tournament Record37-29
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances29