''A great response by the offense to finish that game with the ball in their hands,'' coach Paul Chryst said. They lost three turnovers and had a punt blocked but still managed to win because their defense held the Boilermakers to just three points over the four ensuing series.The Badgers could have sealed their latest win much earlier, but the normally reliable Taylor fumbled at the Purdue 4 on the first play of the fourth quarter.Taylor ran for 219 yards on 30 carries, including a 67-yard touchdown , and Wisconsin relied on its stifling D to overcome a three-turnover afternoon and beat Purdue 17-9 on Saturday.Alex Hornibrook was 13 of 18 for 199 yards and a score but threw two interceptions for the Badgers, who held on to beat another division foe and take a commanding lead in the Big Ten West. ''The biggest thing is, we see it as an opportunity for us to make plays,'' linebacker Ryan Connelly said about helping out the choppy offense.Ross’s gifts and fundraisers supported such projects as Ross–Ade Stadium, the Memorial Union, a civil engineering surveying camp, and Purdue University Airport.
By the end of the nineteenth century, the university was organized into schools of agriculture, engineering (mechanical, civil, and electrical), and pharmacy, and former U. President Benjamin Harrison was serving on the board of trustees.TAKEAWAYS Purdue: The fact that the Boilermakers hung around into the fourth quarter speaks volumes about how much the defense has improved in just one season under first-year coach Brohm. BOILER DOWN Purdue was outgained 295-66 on the ground, while Sindelar finished 13 of 29 for 155 yards. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS is strictly prohibited.It was especially impressive given that Purdue played without linebacker and leading tackler T. David Blough also rotated in at quarterback but didn't have a pass attempt and was sacked twice. ''Offensively, we've got to do a better job capitalizing.'' UP NEXT Purdue: At Rutgers on Oct. By 1869, Tippecanoe County’s offer included 0,000 (equivalent to .7 million in 2016) from Lafayette business leader and philanthropist John Purdue, ,000 from the county, and 100 acres (0.4 km) of land from local residents.On May 6, 1869, the General Assembly established the institution in Tippecanoe County as Purdue University, in the name of the principal benefactor.