Positively Promoting the Student Athlete Since 1992

#BoilerNotes

  • Purdue improved to 3-2 overall with an 81-49 victory over Jacksonville State, in part of the Emerald Coast Classic.
  • Purdue improved to 23-0 all-time against the Ohio Valley Conference, including 10-0 under Matt Painter at Purdue … during the 10-game streak, eight of the wins have been by 22 points or more … the win was the 349th of Painter’s career and 324th at Purdue.
  • Purdue has now won 25 games (out of 112 wins) by 30 or more points since the 2015-16 season, the second-highest total in America.
  • Purdue shot a season-high 55.4 percent from the field and had 23 assists against six turnovers … over the last two games, Purdue has 47 assists against 14 turnovers.
  • Since the start of the 2015-16 season, Purdue is 66-5 at home, including 58-3 over the last 61 games with The Paint Crew in attendance.
  • Purdue has held five straight opponents to 70 or fewer points to start the season … the last time Purdue held five straight foes to 70 or fewer points to start the season came in 2010-11 (19 straight).
  • Over the last two games, foes are shooting just 34 of 108 (.315) from the field.
  • Purdue had three players with five or more assists in a game for first time since Dec. 28, 2016, vs. Iowa (C. Edwards, V. Edwards, P.J. Thompson) … Eric Hunter Jr., Jahaad Proctor and Isaiah Thompson all had five assists.
  • Matt Haarms recorded his second career double-double with 17 points, 10 rebounds and five blocks … his five blocked shots move him into fifth place on the school’s career blocked shots list (170) … it marked his eighth career game of five or more blocked shots.
  • Jahaad Proctor tallied 14 points and five assists, his 21st straight game of scoring in double figures, dating to last year.