Boilermakings is All-In On The World Cup

Because Brazil - Matthias Hangst

Purdue Sports news, notes, and links for June 12.

The World Cup starts today and I am beyond excited! Feel free to discuss today's Brazil-Croatia game here, and I will try to post Open Threads each day, especially on days where the U.S. plays. Also, don't forget there is still time to join the H&R Bracket Prediction game (Password: BTFU).

Here are a mess of links:

Boilers Wrap Up First Day at NCAAs - PURDUESPORTS.COM - Purdue Official Athletic Site
The Purdue track and field teams opened the NCAA Championships on Wednesday and competed in three events. BreAnna Smith ran in the women's 800m, Raheem Mostert competed in the 100m dash and the men's 4x100m relay team all competed in the semifinals.

ESPN - Bracket Predictor - Group
Who will rise on soccer’s biggest stage? Fill out your World Cup 2014 bracket and crown a champion. All picks lock with the start of the first game on Thursday, June 12, 2014. Sign up now!

Explaining the 2014 World Cup for college football fans - SBNation.com
College football fan, you don't need to be a world soccer expert to enjoy the next month. All you need is a little imagination.

Explaining the 2014 World Cup for college football fans - SBNation.com
College football fan, you don't need to be a world soccer expert to enjoy the next month. All you need is a little imagination.

What would a World Cup style college football playoff look like? - Land-Grant Holy Land
The World Cup format is fun and exciting. What would it look like if we did one for college football?

The Top 75 Worst Losses in Notre Dame Football History: #55-51 - One Foot Down
Academy upsets, QB Force, and more.

The Top 75 Worst Losses in Notre Dame Football History: #55-51 - One Foot Down
Academy upsets, QB Force, and more.

The Top 75 Worst Losses in Notre Dame Football History: #60-56 - One Foot Down
Aliens invaded South Bend on September 3, 2011.

The Top 75 Worst Losses in Notre Dame Football History: #65-61 - One Foot Down
Payback from the Seminoles, a rough one in Knoxville, and more.

The Top 75 Worst Losses in Notre Dame Football History: #75-71 - One Foot Down
Enjoy some ND pain by reliving Purdue wins as some of their worst losses ever.

In-state PG keeping cool about college decision - News-Sentinel.com
Hyron Edwards could decide on Purdue by July.

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