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Gold and Black Illustrated, Vol 28 Digital 4

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GOLD AND BLACK ILLUSTRATED VOLUME 28, ISSUE 4 7 Rondale Moore made a splash Jan. 6 when the Louisville receiver pledged to Purdue at the Army All-American Bowl, televised nationally on NBC. Moore picked the Purdue hat, with Florida State, Ohio State and Alabama caps sitting on a table, as well. Karissa McLaughlin set the Purdue freshman three-point record Feb. 18, hitting four at Ohio State to give her 62, one more than teammate Dominique Oden, the previous record-holder. They are the only freshmen in program history to have more than 60. Purdue beat Illinois Feb. 22, ending the four seniors' redemption tour. Before this season, Vincent Edwards, Isaac Haas, Dakota Mathias and P.J. Thompson hadn't won at Michigan, Iowa and Illinois. But they did this season. Jeff Brohm will hold his second spring game at Purdue at noon on April 7 in Ross-Ade Stadium, hoping it's the cap of a successful 15 practices over six weeks. On May 10, Ryan Kerrigan will be inducted into the Purdue Athletics Hall of Fame as part of the 2018 Class. Kerrigan, a Washington Redskins' linebacker, had 33.5 sacks in his Purdue career from 2007-10, tied for second in program history. Photos by Tom Campbell (spring, Kerrigan); Purdue Athletics (track) The Purdue women's track and field team tries to defend its Big Ten outdoor title at the conference championships May 11-13 in Bloomington. The Boilermakers won it on Penn State's campus last season, their first title since 1999. Photos by (Moore); Purdue Athletics (McLaughlin); Charles Jischke (Edwards) Photos by Charles Jischke / Purdue Athletics The Cliz Larry Clisby Indiana Sportswriters & Sportscasters Association Hall of Fame 2018 41 Seasons of Purdue men's basketball Voice of Purdue hoops since 1984, over 1,200 games Broadcasted 93 percent of Purdue's NCAA Tournament games

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