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2018 NCAA Tournament Purdue vs. Cal State Fullerton: GameThread & How to Watch

After a long wait our journey begins.

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Our Time Is Now

Let the long journey begin this afternoon. We have waited so long for this moment that it cannot end in a mere 40 minutes. This will likely be the easiest game we get, so let’s enjoy it.

Cal State Fullerton Titans

From: Fullerton, CA

Date : Friday, March 16, 2018

Tip Time: 12:40 pm ET

Location: Detroit, Michigan

Arena: Little Caesar’s Arena (20,491)

Television: TruTV

Online: March Madness On Demand

Hulu All Access

(subject to regional availability)


Radio: Purdue Radio Network

SiriusXM Satellite: XM (Ch. 381); Internet (Ch. 968)

Live Stats:

Odds: Purdue by 20

KenPom: 153

RPI: 131

2016-17 Record: 16-15, 10-6 Big West (lost to Weber State 80-76 in CIT First Round)

2017-18 Record: 20-11, 10-6 Big West

Opponent Blog: Daily Titan

Series with Purdue: First Meeting

Last Cal State Fullerton Win: None

Last Purdue Win: None

NCAA Tournament History: 3 appearances, last in 2008. Reached 1978 Elite Eight

Coach: Dedrique Taylor (67-88 in 5th season at Cal State Fullerton)