Best NCAA Tournament Team-Name StoriesNCAA team names are among the more interesting in sports. From Boilermakers to Bulldogs, some origin stories aren't quite what you'd think.
This Week In College Basketball: NCAA Tournament Top Seeds Right NowWith the NCAA Tournament just over a month away, Villanova, Virginia, Purdue and Michigan State look to be on course for the top seeds.
This Week In College Basketball: Purdue Climbing The AP RankingsThe Boilermakers are starting to emerge as a potential national title threat.
Growing Pains Continue For Illinois FootballPurdue keeps Illini winless in Big Ten play, 29-10.
Preview: Illinois at PurdueIllini (2-6) have lost six straight games, rank last in the Big Ten in scoring, last in rushing offense and last in rushing defense.
Purdue Dominates Listless MissouriBoilermakers post 35-3 road victory.
Preview: Purdue at MissouriTigers coach Barry Odom & defense will have hands full with high-powered Boilermakers offense.
LISTEN: Matt Painter: 'We Just Try To Keep It Simple'Purdue head coach talks about making the Sweet 16 and some of the upsets in this year's NCAA Tournament so far.
2017 NCAA Tournament: Midwest Region Game-By-Game PicksMany consider Kansas to be a relatively weak No. 1 seed, but Louisville, Oregon, Purdue and a hot Michigan team make this region one of the toughest.
Rising Star: Purdue Guard Carsen EdwardsFreshman Carsen Edwards, at six feet tall, can create his own shot and get in the lane better than any other Purdue perimeter player.
LISTEN: Caleb Swanigan: 'Like I Died And Then Had A Reincarnation'Caleb Swanigan, Purdue's one-of-a-kind basketball star, was given a chance. CBS Sunday Morning's Steve Hartman tells the inspiring tale.
2017 Big Ten Basketball Tournament PreviewThe Boilermakers enter as the Big Ten Tournament's top seed, but there will be plenty of competition at the Verizon Center in DC.