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2018 Charleston Classic: Davidson vs. Purdue How to Watch & GameThread

Yes, the Wildcats have another excellent pure scorer to throw at us.

NCAA Basketball: NCAA Tournament-First Round-Davidson vs Kentucky Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

It wouldn’t be Purdue vs. Davidson if the Wildcats didn’t have a superb scorer to throw at us. Jon Axel Gudmundsson had 33 points last night in Davidson’s 57-53 win over Wichita State.It was his three-pointer that broke a 50-50 tie with just under a minute left and gave the Wildcats control.

Of course, the last time Purdue and Davidson met they had some guy named Steph Curry and we managed to do alright against him. We also have Carsen Edwards on our side.

Davidson Wildcats

From: Davidson, North Carolina

Game Location: TD Arena (5,100)

Date: November 16, 2018

Time: 6:30pm ET


Radio: Boilermaker Sports Network

Odds: No Line Yet

RPI: 120

KenPom: 86

2017-18 Record: 21-12, 13-5 Atlantic 10 (Atlantic 10 Tourney champs, lost to Kentucky 78-73 in NCAA Tournament First Round)

2018-19 Record: 3-0, 0-0 Atlantic 10

Record vs. Purdue: Purdue leads 1-0

Last Purdue win: 76-58 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on 12/20/2008

Last Davidson win: None

Blog Representation: Davidson Cats

NCAA Tournament History: 14 appearances, 3 Elite Eights

Coach: Bob McKillop, 557-337 in 29th season at Davidson