The Ohio State Buckeyes kept their NCAA hopes alive, topping Purdue 68-52 Saturday afternoon for their fifth win in the past six games.
2020 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/6W 79-57
- 11/9L 70-66
- 11/13L 65-55
- 11/16W 93-49
- 11/23W 81-49
- 11/2920W 59-56
- 11/30L 63-60
- 12/45W 69-40
- 12/8W 58-44
- 12/15L 70-56
- 12/17W 69-51
- 12/2117L 70-61
- 12/28W 97-62
- 1/2W 83-78
- 1/5L 63-37
- 1/919L 84-78
- 1/128W 71-42
- 1/1817L 57-50
- 1/2121L 79-62
- 1/24W 70-51
- 1/2825L 70-63
- 2/1W 61-58
- 2/517W 104-68
- 2/8W 74-62
- 2/1113L 88-76
- 2/15L 68-52
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- 2/22h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 2/27h:mm a z, US/Eastern
- 3/320h:mm a z, US/Eastern
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Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics
Another head-scratcher for Purdue. Favored 5.5/5.8 pts by Caesars/BPI at home vs Penn State and lost by 12. The Boilermakers have the largest game to game variance in adjusted efficiency in the nation and it's not even close.
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Mike Watkins matched his season high with 19 points, and Seth Lundy added a career-high 18 Tuesday to help No. 13 Penn State rout Purdue 88-76.
Paul Sabin ESPN Analytics
Michigan State (No 4), Arizona (No 11), Purdue (No 12), Ohio State (No 13), and BYU (No 19) are all top 25 teams according to ESPN.com/bpi but aren't even ranked in the latest AP Poll.
Purdue finally figured out how to put together an impressive road show.
The Hoosiers could help themselves this weekend, as could Cincinnati and a pair of Pac-12 tourney hopefuls.
Evan Boudreaux scored a season-high 18 points to lead five Purdue players in double figures in a 104-68 rout against No. 17 Iowa in on Wednesday night.
Sasha Stefanovic brought a sense of relief to his coach Matt Painter and his Purdue teammates in a game they desperately needed to win.
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Caleb McConnell scored 16 points, making 12 of 13 free throw attempts, and No. 25 Rutgers nearly blew a 17-point lead before holding off Purdue, 70-63 on Tuesday night.
Isaiah Thompson scored 14 points and Purdue responded to coach Matt Painter challenging his players’ toughness with one of the season’s best efforts in a 70-51 home rout of Wisconsin on Friday night.
Illinois guard Alan Griffin received a two-game suspension for stepping on Purdue's Sasha Stefanovic during Tuesday's game.
Illinois guard Alan Griffin was ejected from Tuesday night's game at Purdue after he stepped on the chest of Boilermakers guard Sasha Stefanovic. Illinois coach Brad Underwood said after the game that Griffin apologized to Stefanovic.
Kofi Cockburn finished with 22 points and 15 rebounds, Trent Frazier added 21 points and No. 21 Illinois pulled away in the second half for a 79-62 victory at Purdue on Tuesday night.
Seth Greenberg and Dan Dakich tip off the podcast with Baylor head coach Scott Drew to talk about what he said to his team when they came in at No. 1 in the AP Top 25, how the players reacted (7:29), how he's keeping his team focused ahead of playing Florida, what he thought of the program when he took over 17 years ago, why he loves Seth and Dan (16:25), and the team's tribute to the Immortal Ten. Later, the guys discuss Butler losing two in a row (21:10), Kentucky rallying after John Calipari was tossed at Arkansas, if Cole Anthony will play again in college (29:10), and Mike Krzyzewski complaining about freedom of movement (36:38).
Jalen Smith had 18 points and 10 rebounds, freshman Donta Scott scored 13 and No. 17 Maryland held off Purdue 57-50 on Saturday to remain unbeaten at home.