Darius Anderson paced a powerful rushing attack with 179 yards and two touchdowns on 16 carries to help TCU beat Purdue 34-13 on Saturday night.
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- Boilermakers LB Bailey (knee) out for season
- Purdue QB Sindelar diagnosed with concussion
- Sports Humanitarian Awards names nominees
- Purdue QB Sindelar gets extra year of eligibility
North Carolina's Sam Howell and Auburn's Bo Nix are just two of the top true freshmen who have stood out early this season.
Linebacker and co-captain Markus Bailey will miss the rest of the season after suffering a knee injury in practice Tuesday, Purdue coach Jeff Brohm said Wednesday.
Purdue quarterback Elijah Sindelar has been diagnosed with a concussion and it is unclear if he will be cleared to play Saturday when the Boilermakers host TCU.
Elijah Sindelar passed for 509 yards and five touchdowns and ran for another TD in Purdue's 42-24 victory over Vanderbilt on Saturday. Purdue speedy sophomore Rondale Moore caught 13 passes for 220 yards, both career highs.
David Pollack checks in with Kevin Negandhi from Austin, the site of College GameDay, for LSU-Texas (1:26). They discuss how important the opposing QB's are to the progress of their programs, what a win would mean to each and what position group is the most important in deciding the outcome. David shares wants to learn from Week 2 (9:38), including why Clemson has a lot to prove (17:20). Plus, father of the late Tyler Trent, Tony, joins Kevin to discuss what Purdue is doing to honor his son this weekend (30:57).
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Purdue will dedicate the Tyler Trent Student Gate on Saturday -- what would have been Tyler's 21st birthday -- before its game against Vanderbilt. University president Mitch Daniels, coach Jeff Brohm and Tyler's parents, Tony and Kelly, will speak during the ceremony. The gate, on the East Side of Ross-Ade Stadium, will include Tyler's signature mark, "T2," and two plaques showing him and his story. Tyler died Jan. 1 after a 5-year battle with cancer.
Freshman kicker Brandon Talton, who was told Friday morning he was the starter, capped Nevada's comeback against Purdue with a 56-yard field goal as time expired and after the win was awarded a formal scholarship.
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