Recap - Boilermakers Defeat Indiana 56-35
|Recap - Boilermakers Defeat Indiana 56-35|
Robert Marve led the way with 348 passing yards on Saturday as the Boilermakers picked up a 56-35 victory over the Hoosiers at Ross-Ade Stadium.
The Boilermakers were a 5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 63.5.
Akeem Shavers rushed for 126 yards, while Brandon Cottom added 38 yards in the win. Akeem Shavers and Crosby Wright added 99 and 81 receiving yards respectively.
Stephen Houston rushed for 158 yards for Indiana, while Cameron Coffman added 8 yards. Cameron Coffman threw for 348 yards for the Hoosiers, while receivers Stephen Houston and Shane Wynn had 95 and 89 yards respectively.
Indiana was outgained by Purdue 558-512 yards in Saturday's match, while the important battle of first downs was won 23-22 by the Boilermakers.
Purdue led the time of possession tally, as the game finished as a 33:38/26:22 split in that important category.