Aidan O'Connell threw for 271 yards and J.D. Dellinger kicked a 39-yard field goal with three seconds left Saturday as Purdue beat Northwestern 24-22 to keep its bowl hopes alive.
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- Purdue loses another QB; Plummer needs surgery
- Brohm runs reverse, says Plummer in line to start
- Purdue QB Sindelar could miss rest of season
- Purdue to make call on Sindelar later this week
Purdue quarterback Jack Plummer broke his ankle, will have surgery and is likely done for the season.
David Bell scored the go-ahead touchdown from nine yards out with 1:08 to play, and Purdue beat Nebraska 31-27 on Saturday.
Two days after announcing there would be an open competition for the Boilermakers' starting quarterback job, coach Jeff Brohm said Monday that Jack Plummer has the job entering Saturday's game against Nebraska.
Dre Brown ran for a career high 131 yards and Tony Adams returned an interception for a touchdown to help Illinois slosh through the rain Saturday for a 24-6 victory at Purdue.
Mekhi Sargent ran for a 14-yard score with 2:16 left and 23rd-ranked Iowa held off Purdue 26-20 on Saturday, snapping a two-game losing streak.
The student gate at Ross-Ade Stadium bears Tyler Trent's name. Purdue's football captains carry his memory. A year after his bold prediction, Tyler Strong persists.
Jack Plummer threw for 420 yards and three touchdowns and Cory Trice returned an interception for a score to break open the game just before halftime, helping Purdue roll past Maryland 40-14.
Sean Clifford threw for 264 yards with three touchdowns and ran for another score as No. 12 Penn State routed Purdue 35-7 on Saturday.