Purdue University College Football Schedule, News, Tickets, Scores, Players, Blogs, Videos, Links and More
More Fan Site Teams:

Purdue announces $60M upgrade to football facilities

Purdue announces $60M upgrade to football facilities
Published On: Wed, Oct 21
Sep 26, 2015; West Lafayette, IN, USA; Purdue Boilermakers quarterback David Blough (11) loses control of the ball during a tackle during the first half of the game at Ross Ade Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Marc Lebryk-USA TODAY Sports

Purdue announced Wednesday that it plans to upgrade its football training facilities, spending $60 million to improve the Mollenkopf Athletic Center.

President Mitch Daniels and athletic director Morgan Burke will seek approval from the Board of Trustees during its December meeting.

"This is a necessary step," Daniels said Wednesday.

The proposed Purdue Football Performance Complex would add 110,000 square feet to the north side of Mollenkopf, upgrading and centralizing into a single location the various facility needs of the football program. The new three-story complex will combine locker rooms, state-of-the-art workout equipment, coaching offices, film rooms, a player's lounge with study space and team meeting rooms.

Read the complete news article here...


More Featured News

Three Purdue football players expelled following sexual assault investigation
Published On: Sat, Mar 18
As of last November, four Purdue football players accused in an alleged sexual assault incident on Oct. 13 were not charged in the matter. However, a new investigation has resulted in the expulsion...
Purdue hires Jeff Brohm as football coach
Published On: Mon, Dec 05
Multiple outlets reported that Purdue has reached an agreement with Western Kentucky coach Jeff Brohm to become its next head football coach.Brohm is expected to be introduced at a Monday press con...
Indiana holds off Purdue to capture Old Oaken Bucket
Published On: Sat, Nov 26
Junior running back Divine Redding rushed for 99 yards and scored the go-ahead touchdown with 4:59 remaining as Indiana recorded a 26-24 victory over Purdue on Saturday in Big Ten play at Bloomingt...
If Les Miles lands Purdue job, he wants to bring Sark
Published On: Sat, Nov 19
Former LSU coach Les Miles and Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck remain the focal points of Purdues ongoing coaching search, multiple industry sources have told 247Sports in recent days.Miles, one ...
No. 7 Wisconsin rolls past Purdue
Published On: Sat, Nov 19
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Only a Nov. 26 home game against Minnesota stands in Wisconsin's path of earning at least a share of the Big Ten West title and playing in the conference's championship game...
Four Purdue football players accused of sexual assault
Published On: Wed, Nov 16
Two Purdue University students have come forward accusing four football players of sexually assaulting them in October.The accusations became public Wednesday in a news release from Massillamany & ...
Northwestern rolls past Purdue in second half
Published On: Sat, Nov 12
Northwestern scored 31 second-half points and ran past Purdue 45-17 on Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette, Ind. Quarterback Clayton Thorson completed 23 of 36 passes for 352 yards and...
Minnesota tops Purdue for fourth straight win
Published On: Fri, Nov 04
Rodney Smith rushed for 153 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries to lead Minnesota to a 44-31 victory over Purdue on Saturday in a Big Ten game in Minneapolis. The Golden Gophers (7-2, 4-2 Bi...
No. 24 Penn State routs Purdue, becomes bowl eligible
Published On: Sat, Oct 29
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Penn State coach James Franklin doesn't like to think of his 24th-ranked Nittany Lions as a second-half team, but even Franklin acknowledges that's exactly what they may be....
No. 8 Nebraska overcomes upstart Purdue
Published On: Sat, Oct 22
At 7-0 and ranked eighth in the country, the Nebraska Cornhuskers aren't all that pretty when they win. But they keep on doing it. What a difference a year makes. Just ask Nebraska coach Mike Ril...
Jerseys Hats Shirts Sweatshirts

Name Pos
Keyante Green RB
Jordan Roos G
Cameron Cermin OT
Robert Gregory S
Race Johnson CB
Antonio Blackmon CB
Da'Wan Hunte CB
Evan Panfil DE
Evan Pulliam LB
Kirk Barron G
See All Players