81 Boilermakers earn undergraduate degree
Football led the way for fall honorees.
The Boilermakers took third on the men's side and seventh on the women's.
The cross country team will send 12 individuals to Illinois for Friday's race.
Purdue improved its Academic All-Big Ten total by 18 student-athletes from merely a year ago.
2014: Competed in three events ... had a season best 8k race at the Illini Open to finish 30th with a time of 26.52.2 ... finished 46th in the 8k open run at the Indiana Intercollegiates with a time of 27.51.5.
2013:Competed in four total meets and ran a season best 26:10.58 in the 8K at Pre-Nationals-Open; Placed 16th in his only 5k of the year with a time of 16;29.78 at the Michigan Invite; Finished 95th at the BIG Championshipswith a time of 27:44.0.