Carsen Edwards Went Full Supernova For Purdue And Somehow It Wasn’t Enough  by Lauren Theisen (Deadspin)

An ecstatic Elite Eight duel between Virginia and Purdue on Saturday night ended in Boilermaker heartbreak. Despite the superhuman efforts of junior guard Carsen Edwards, who tried with all his might to drag Purdue to the Final Four, the Cavaliers came out with an improbable 80-75 victory.

It was a joy to watch these guys, especially during the tournament. I really wish that final sequence (in regulation and OT) could have gone differently, but if that is the last game for Carsen, you couldn’t ask for anything more. They left it all in the court
Daniels proposes U.S. facts exam for Purdue students to graduate (WLFI News)

Purdue President Mitch Daniels is presenting a solution to what he calls a disheartening

This is from the guy who tried to ban Howard Zinn’s People’s History of the United States on campus. For a university with a large population of foreign students, this is not a good look
that was a thoroughly unexpected and enjoyable way to end a Saturday #BoilerUp 🚂🏈

Ten years, three degrees, three part time jobs, one internship, one full time job, and a rental property later, it is time for us to move on.

Western Michigan: Chenin Blanc is a crisp and refreshing choice for this August home opener, with just enough acidity to reflect the all too real possibility that Purdue loses this game and an ecstatic P.J. Fleck tears down both goalposts by himself and carries them out of the stadium….

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TerBush – you go and do something like that… AND TOTALLY REDEEM YOURSELF #Purdue #BoilerUp
Josh Johnson is doing work today #Purdue