Purdue news and notes for 11/15/2012.
We've got two basketball games, two volleyball games, a football game, and a women's basketball game in the next few days, so the content will be flying. Keep track of it all in the five streams now placed in the cover at the top of the main page, because everything will be categorized there.
Here are a few links to start the day:
Andrew Bogut injury: Warriors center shut down for 7-10 days - Golden State Of Mind
Warriors center Andrew Bogut will be shut down for 7-10 days as he continues to recover from ankle surgery. Carl Landry is expected to do more in his absence.
Jameer Nelson injury: Magic's PG return still unknown - SB Nation Tampa Bay
Orlando Magic point guard Jameer Nelson is still working through a groin injury, meaning E`Twaun Moore will get more playing time.
Tim Beckman Getting More Involved In The Offense - The Champaign Room
Coach is going to get more involved in the offense.
Boiled Sports: Final Stretch Handsomeness is Upon Us.
I called into the Handsome hour last night and hilarity ensued.
2K Sports Classic: Pegging Away With Hammer & Rails - VU Hoops
Villanova and Purdue meet on Thursday night at Madison Square Garden in the 2K Sports Classic semifinals.
Jonathan Brown Will NOT Play Against Purdue - The Champaign Room
Jonathan Brown will miss his second straight game after being hurt against Ohio State.
Purdue reels in top 25 recruiting class
The Sports Bank reviews our top 25 recruiting class.
State of the Team: Week 1 | The Black Hammer
A look from the excellent Black Hammer.
Painter weighs in on Purdue recruiting class | JCOnline Blogs
Coach Painter talks about Wednesday's three signees.
Re-Ranking The College Football Coaching Class Of 2009 - BC Interruption
With the Frank Spaziani era of Boston College football mercifully coming to an end in two weeks' time, I thought it would be interesting (depressing?) to look back at the college football class of 2009.
B1G Power Poll, Game of Thrones Season 2 Edition - Off Tackle Empire
Looking at our favorite teams and comparing it to one of our favorite shows.
The Alphabetical, Week 12: Texas A&M continues to confound Gary Danielson - SBNation.com
The Alphabetical agrees that Gary Nord needs to take it easy with his back.