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Location: West Lafayette, IN

Enrollment: 37,871

Founded: 1869

Nickname: Boilermakers

Colors: Old Gold and Black

Joined Big Ten: 1896 (charter member)

University Site:  www.purdue.edu

Athletic Site:  www.purduesports.com

Alumni Site:  www.purdue.edu/PAA

Student Newspaper:  www.purdueexponent.org

 

Team Championships: 2
Mens Championships: 1
Womens Championships: 1
 
Womens Basketball: 1 (1999)
Mens Golf: 1 (1961) Jack Nicklaus

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Men's Basketball

Tournament Record (28-22)

1921                 (AA) Donald White

1922                 (AA) Ray Miller

1926                 (AA) George Spradling

1928                 (AA) Charles Murphy

1929                 (AA) Charles Murphy

1930                 (AA) Charles Murphy

                         (AA) John Wooden

1931                 (AA) John Wooden

1932                 (AA) John Wooden

1934                 (AA) Norman Cottam

                         (AA) Emmett Lowery

1936                 (AA) Bob Kessler

1937                 (AA) Jewell Young

1938                 (AA) Jewell Young

1940                 (AA) Fred Beretta

1960                 (AA) Terry Dischinger

1961                 (AA) Terry Dischinger

1962                 (AA) Terry Dischinger

1965                 (AA) Dave Schellhase

1966                 (AA) Dave Schellhase

1968                 (AA) Rick Mount

1969        3-1    (AA) Rick Mount All Tournament Team

1970                 (AA) Rick Mount

1977        0-1

1980        4-1    (AA) Joe Barry Carroll All Tournament Team

1983        1-1

1984        0-1

1985        0-1

1986        0-1

1987        1-1

1988        2-1

1990        1-1    (AA) Steve Scheffler

1991        0-1

1993        0-1    (AA) Glenn Robinson

1994        3-1    (AA) Glenn Robinson

1995        1-1

1996        1-1

1997        1-1

1998        2-1

1999        2-1

2000        3-1

2003        1-1

2007        1-1

2008        1-1

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Women's Basketball

1989        1-1

1990        1-1

1991        0-1     (AA) Joy Holmes

1992        1-1     (AA) Machelle Joseph

1994        4-1

1995        3-1     (AA) Stacey Lovelace

1997        1-1

1998        3-1

1999        6-0     NCAA Champions W-Duke 62-45      Carolyn Peck

                          Ukari Figgs MVP All Tournament Team

                          (AA) Stephanie White-McCarty All Tournament Team

                          Katie Douglas All Tournament Team

2000        1-1     (AA) Katie Douglas

2001        5-1     NCAA Championship L-Notre Dame 68-66

                          Shalicia Hurns All Tournament Team

                          (AA) Katie Douglas All Tournament Team

                          Shereka Wright All Tournament Team

2002        1-1

2003        3-1

2004        2-1    (AA) Shereka Wright

2005        1-1

2006        2-1

2007        3-1

2008        1-1

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Football

1892        8-0           Independent

1893        5-2-1       Independent

1894        8-1           Independent

1895        4-3           Independent

1896        4-2-1       T6th Western

1897        5-3-1       5th Western

1898        3-3           6th Western

1899        4-4-1       5th Western

1900        4-4           9th Western

1901        4-4-1       7th Western

1902        7-2-1       5th Western

1903        4-2           9th Western

1904        9-3           T5th Western

1905        6-1-1       4th Western

1906        0-5           8th Western

1907        0-5           T6th Western

1908        4-3           T4th Western

1909        2-5           8th Western

1910        1-5           8th Western

1911        3-4           6th Western

1912        4-2-1       T3rd Western

1913        4-1-2       4th Western

1914        5-2           T4th Western

1915        3-3-1       5th Western

1916        2-4-1       9th Western

1917        3-4           10th Western

1918        3-3           3rd Western

1919        2-4-1       10th Western

1920        2-5           9th Western

1921        1-6           T8th Western

1922        1-5-1       10th Western

1923        2-5-1       T8th Western

1924        5-2           5th Western

1925        3-4-1       T9th Western

1926        5-2-1       4th Western

1927        6-2           5th Western

1928        5-2-1       6th Western

1929        8-0           1st Western      All-American OL Elmer N Sleight

                                                        All-American Rb Ralph Welch

1930        6-2           3rd Western

1931        9-1           T1st Western

1932        7-0-1       2nd Western      All-American Wr Paul Moss

                                                        All-American Rb Roy Horstmann

1933        6-1-1       3rd Western      All-American Rb Duane Purvis

1934        5-3           4th Western

1935        4-4           3rd Western     Rb Cecil Isbell (1935-37) College Hall of Fame

1936        5-2-1       T4th Western

1937        4-3-1       T6th Western

1938        5-1-2       T2nd Western

1939        3-3-2       4th Western

1940        2-6           8th Western     All-American Wr Dave Rankin

                                                       All-American OL David W. Rankin

1941        2-5-1       T7th Western

1942        1-8           8th Western

1943        9-0           T1st Western     All-American OL Alex Agase

1944        5-5           3rd Western

1945        7-3           T4th Western

1946        2-6-1       9th Western

1947        5-4           T3rd Western

1948        3-6           T5th Western

1949        4-5           8th Western

1950        2-7           T8th Western

1951        5-4           2nd Western

1952        4-3-2       T1st Western     All-American Wr Bernard Flowers 

1953        2-7           8th Big Ten

1954        5-3-1       6th Big Ten

1955        5-3-1       4th Big Ten

1956        3-4-2       T7th Big Ten     Coach Jack Mollenkopf (1956-69) College Hall of Fame

1957        5-4           T4th Big Ten

1958        6-1-2       4th Big Ten

1959        5-2-2       T3rd Big Ten

1960        4-4-1       T5th Big Ten

1961        6-3           4th Big Ten

1962        4-4-1       T5th Big Ten

1963        5-4           4th Big Ten

1964        6-3           3rd Big Ten

1965        7-2-1       T3rd Big Ten     All-American Qb Robert Griese (1964-66) College Hall of Fame

1966        9-2           2nd Big Ten

1967        8-2           T1st Big Ten     All-American Rb Leroy Keyes 19tds 114pts

1968        8-2           T3rd Big Ten    All-American Rb Leroy Keyes (1966-68) College Hall of Fame

                                                         All-American DL Chuck Kyle

1969        8-2           3rd Big Ten      All-American Qb Mike Phipps (1967-69) College Hall of Fame

1970        4-6           8th Big Ten

1971        3-7           T6th Big Ten

1972        6-5           3rd Big Ten      All-American Rb Otis Armstrong

                                                         All-American DL Dave Butz

1973        5-6           T4th Big Ten    (AA) Carl Capria S

1974        4-6-1       6th Big Ten       (AA) Larry Burton WR

1975        4-7           T3rd Big Ten   (AA) Ken Novak DT

1976        5-6           T3rd Big Ten

1977        5-6           T6th Big Ten

1978        9-2-1       3rd Big Ten

1979        10-2         2nd Big Ten

1980        9-3           T2nd Big Ten     All-American Te Dave Young 67recs 6.1avg 8tds

                                                           All-American Qb Mark Herrmann

1981        5-6           T8th Big Ten

1982        3-8           7th Big Ten

1983        3-7-1       6th Big Ten

1984        7-5           T2nd Big Ten

1985        5-6           7th Big Ten        Rb Rodney Carter 98recs 8.9avg 4tds

1986        3-8           T8th Big Ten     All-American Db Rod Woodson

1987        3-7-1       T6th Big Ten

1988        4-7           6th Big Ten

1989        3-8           8th Big Ten

1990        2-9           T8th Big Ten

1991        4-7           T6th Big Ten

1992        4-7           T6th Big Ten

1993        1-10         T10th Big Ten

1994        4-5-2       9th Big Ten

1995        4-6-1       9th Big Ten

1996        3-8           8th Big Ten

1997        9-3           T2nd Big Ten     Qb Drew Brees (1997-00) (4) 942comp

1998        9-4           4th Big Ten

1999        7-5           T6th Big Ten

2000        8-4           T1st Big Ten

2001        6-6           T4th Big Ten     All-American P Travis Dorsch

2002        7-6           T5th Big Ten

2003        9-4           T2nd Big Ten

2004        7-5           T5th Big Ten    All-American Wr Taylor Stubblefield

2005        5-6           8th Big Ten

2006        8-6           T4th Big Ten

2007        8-5           T5th Big Ten

2008        4 - 8         T9th Big Ten

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Wrestling

1948        Arnold Plaza            114.5

1950        Joe Patacsil             128

1992        Charles Jones          167

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Men's Golf

1961        National Champions

1950        Fred Wampler – Individual Champion

1955        Joe Campbell – Individual Champion

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Women's Outdoor Track & Field

Javelin Throw

2002        Serene Ross            59.64 (195-8)

2007        Lindsey Blaine         55.56 (182-3)

Heptathlon

1996        Corissa Yasen        5,765

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Men's Outdoor Track & Field

1930        Orval Martin           880-yd

1972        Larry Burton           200-meter

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Women’s Indoor Track & Field

1999        Toyinda Smith       20.95 (68-9)            20-pound weight throw

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Men’s Indoor Track & Field

1981        Ed Langford           5.42 (17-9 1/2)        Pole Vault

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Women's Golf
2009 Individual - Maria Hernandez

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