Best NCAA Tournament Team-Name StoriesNCAA team names are among the more interesting in sports. From Boilermakers to Bulldogs, some origin stories aren't quite what you'd think.
Purdue Beats Penn State, Heads To Big Ten Champ GameNo. 8 Purdue pulled away from Penn State in the second half of a 78-70 victory Saturday.
This Week In College Basketball: NCAA Tournament Top Seeds Right NowWith the NCAA Tournament just over a month away, Villanova, Virginia, Purdue and Michigan State look to be on course for the top seeds.
This Week In College Basketball: Purdue Climbing The AP RankingsThe Boilermakers are starting to emerge as a potential national title threat.
LISTEN: Matt Painter: 'We Just Try To Keep It Simple'Purdue head coach talks about making the Sweet 16 and some of the upsets in this year's NCAA Tournament so far.
2017 NCAA Tournament: Midwest Region Game-By-Game PicksMany consider Kansas to be a relatively weak No. 1 seed, but Louisville, Oregon, Purdue and a hot Michigan team make this region one of the toughest.
Rising Star: Purdue Guard Carsen EdwardsFreshman Carsen Edwards, at six feet tall, can create his own shot and get in the lane better than any other Purdue perimeter player.
LISTEN: Caleb Swanigan: 'Like I Died And Then Had A Reincarnation'Caleb Swanigan, Purdue's one-of-a-kind basketball star, was given a chance. CBS Sunday Morning's Steve Hartman tells the inspiring tale.
2017 Big Ten Basketball Tournament PreviewThe Boilermakers enter as the Big Ten Tournament's top seed, but there will be plenty of competition at the Verizon Center in DC.
Cline's 3-Pointers Lift No. 14 Purdue Over Penn StateAccustomed to dominating in stretches lately, the 14th-ranked Purdue Boilermakers found themselves on the other end of a big score and needed a savior against a gritty Penn State team on Tuesday night.
Purdue Stops Penn State's Big Ten Run With 64-59 WinA.J. Hammons scored 23 points on 7-for-10 shooting, and rugged Purdue wore down Penn State in the second half of a 64-59 victory in the Big Ten Tournament on Friday.
Stephens Scores 22 As Purdue Beats Penn State In OT 84-77Kendall Stephens scored 22 points, including a game-tying 3-pointer that sent the game to overtime, and Purdue pulled out an 84-77 victory over Penn State on Saturday.