Boilermakers reel in Golden Gophers
The Purdue Boilermakers gave up 28 points in the second half, but held on for a 45-31 win over the Minnesota Golden Gophers Saturday night.
Purdue failed to cover the 14-point spread, and the combined 76 points made it OVER the posted total of 71.
Curtis Painter threw three touchdown passes, completing 33-of-48 attempts for 340 yards to lead the Boilermakers.
Adam Weber completed 23-of-44 pass attempts for 234 yards with a touchdown, while rushing for another in the loss.