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Intercollegiate Athletics

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Sport
Current Head Coach
First Year of Varsity Competition
Home Facility (Built; Capacity)
Big Ten Championships
Bowl Games
NCAA Championships

Baseball Doug Schreiber 1888 Lambert Field (1965; 1,100) 1 — 1909
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0
Men's basketball Gene Keady 1896-97 Mackey Arena (1967; 14,123) 21 — last 1996
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1 — 1932 (by media vote)
Women's Basketball Kristy Curry 1975-76 Mackey Arena (1967; 14,123) 7 — last 2002*
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1 — 1999
Men's Cross Country Jack Warner 1908 Varsity Cross Country Course (2001) 3 — last 1943
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0
Women's Cross Country Jack Warner 1978 Varsity Cross Country Course (2001) 0
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0
Football Joe Tiller 1887 Ross-Ade Stadium (1924; 62,500) 8 — last 2000 12 — last 2004 0
Men's Golf Devon Brouse 1921 Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex (1998) 12 — last 1981
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1 — 1961
Women's Golf Devon Brouse 1975-76 Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex (1998) 1 — 2000
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0
Soccer Rob Klatte 1998 Varsity Soccer Complex (1999; 500) 0
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0
Softball Carol Bruggeman 1994 Varsity Softball Complex (1994; 1000) 0
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0
Men's Swimming/Diving Dan Ross 1919 Boilermaker Aquatic Center (2001; 700) 0
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0
Women's Swimming/Diving Cathy Wright-Eger 1975-76 Boilermaker Aquatic Center (2001; 700) 0
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0
Men's Tennis Tim Madden 1903 Varsity Tennis Courts (Capacity 550) 0
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0
Women's Tennis Mat Iandolo 1975-76 Varsity Tennis Courts (Capacity 550) 0
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0
Men's Track & Field        
 

Indoor

Jack Warner 1911 Lambert Fieldhouse (1937; 3,500) 0
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0

Outdoor

Jack Warner 1888 Rankin Track & Field (1967; 1,300) 0
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0
Women's Track & Field        
 

Indoor

Jack Warner 1976 Lambert Fieldhouse (1937; 3,500) 1 — 2001
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0

Outdoor

Jack Warner 1976 Rankin Track & Field (1967; 1,300) 2 — last 1999
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0
Volleyball Dave Shondell 1975 Intercollegiate Athletic Facility (1982; 1,696) 4 — last 1985
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0
Wrestling Jessie Reyes 1914 Intercollegiate Athletic Facility (1982; 1,696) 6 — last 1954
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0

* Women's Basketball also has won five Big Ten Tournament Championships (last 2004)

Purdue Athletic Quick Facts

Colors Old Gold And Black Fight Song Hail Purdue Athletics Director Morgan J. Burke
Nickname Boilermakers National Affiliation NCAA Division I Senior Woman Administrator Nancy L. Cross
Mascot Boilermaker Special Conference Big Ten    

 

 

Source: Intercollegiate Athletics


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