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2017 Schedule
5-6, 3rd in Big Ten - West
ESPN Stats & Info

Wildcats pace top game scores of Week 12

Kansas State posted the best game score of the week after defeating Oklahoma State 45-40. Purdue's upset of Iowa puts the Boilermakers at No. 2 on the list, followed by Texas and TCU.

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Mahoungou catches 2nd TD as Purdue extends lead (0:46)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Iowa has picked up offensively where it left off last week at Wisconsin. The Hawkeyes are averaging less than 3 yards per carry and trail Purdue 21-9 late in the third quarter on Senior Day in Iowa City. The Hawkeyes apparently cashed all their chips in that Week 10 win over Ohio State.

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Purdue regains lead on 42-yard TD pass (0:18)

Mitch Sherman ESPN Staff Writer 

Paul Chryst joined Urban Meyer today after Wisconsin's victory over Michigan as the only coaches since 1996 to win 20 or more of their first 25 Big Ten games. Meyer was 25-0. Chryst is 21-4. Next best records over that time belong to Jim Tressel (19-6), Bo Pelini (18-7) and Joe Tiller (17-8).

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Iowa gets on the board with Bazata's safety (0:24)
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Purdue strikes first on Sindelar-to-Knox TD (0:22)
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Northwestern tops Purdue (0:46)
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Northwestern wins the game through the air (1:48)

William Weinbaum ESPN 

Northwestern's 23-13 win vs. Purdue Sat. was its 4th straight over the Boilermakers & 6th in their last 7 meetings. NU (7-3, 5-2) hosts Minnesota next as the Wildcats seek their first 6-game win streak since 1996, when they won 7 in a row

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Sindelar throws a strike for TD (0:39)
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Skowronek high-points it for TD catch (0:37)
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Ben Hogg ESPN Producer 

WHAT makes NW RB Justin Jackson great? HOW can Purdue slow him down? Find out in Rocky's Corner! Boilermakers vs #25 Northwestern Sat 7 ET ESPN2

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Ben Hogg ESPN Producer 

WOLVES just outside Chicago?!? 🐕😳🏃 Purdue vs #25 Northwestern Sat 7 ET ESPN2

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Ben Hogg ESPN Producer 

WHITEOUT CONDITIONS at Ryan Field! 32 hrs til kick Purdue vs #24 Northwestern 7 ET ESPN2

ESPN Stats & Info

FPI gives Wildcats edge at home

Northwestern has won each of its last three matchups vs. Purdue and is seeking to match its longest win streak in the series (won four straight from 1945-50). Purdue needs wins in two of its three remaining games to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2012.

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Purdue defense stifles Illinois

Purdue's aggressive defense registered nine tackles for loss, including five sacks, and the Boilermakers snapped a three-game losing streak on Saturday with a 29-10 victory against Illinois.

Team Stats

Passing Yards244.854th
Rushing Yards139.996th
Points For23.7104th
Points Against18.918th