7:00 PM ET, January 5, 2010
Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, IN
Hummel, Moore lead No. 4 Boilermakers to 14-0 start, tying program mark
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Purdue coach Matt Painter said Minnesota outplayed his team Tuesday night even though the Boilermakers won by 19 points.Robbie Hummel and E'Twaun Moore both scored 18 points, and No. 4 Purdue beat the Golden Gophers 79-60 on Tuesday night to remain unbeaten and tie the best start in school history."We played solid tonight, not great," Painter said. "I thought they played better than us. We just made a lot of shots."
• Purdue tied the best start in school history, moving to 14-0 for the second time in school history and the first since the 1993-94 season.
• Four players scored in double figures, including a game-high 18 points from Robbie Hummel and E'Twaune Moore.
• JaJuan Johnson scored 16 points, the 12th time in 14 games he has scored in double figures.
-- ESPN Stats & Information
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||20-65 (.308)||23-44 (.523)|
|3P Made-Attempted||4-19 (.211)||6-17 (.353)|
|FT Made-Attempted||16-25 (.640)||27-36 (.750)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||24 (1/0)||21 (0/0)|