After his arrest Wednesday morning on a felony battery charge, Martesse Patterson was not with Purdue at the team's afternoon practice. There's no timetable for when he could return to the Boilermakers, Coach Darrell Hazell said after practice. When asked if this is now a university issue, Hazell
Heading into Saturday's Big Ten Conference opener at Maryland (3-0), Purdue is last in conference turnover margin at minus-6 and is last in opponents' third-down conversion success, allowing 57.1 percent. A key to being 2-1 is finally having defensive starters Da'Wan Hunte, the team'
Maryland couldn't ask for a better scenario to play its first Big Ten game under DJ Durkin. After rolling through their non-conference schedule with three straight wins, the Terrapins spent their bye week getting healthy and correcting the inevitable flaws that come with learning a new system.