News and notes on Purdue Athletics
Hammons, Moore, Swanigan to be on opening-day rosters
Edwards to return, but Swanigan to depart for NBA Draft
News and notes on Purdue Athletics
Purdue has had at least two players appear in an NBA game in 36 straight years
The Boilermakers improve to 25-4; 13-4 in the Big Ten.
Third-team NABC All-American ... Honorable mention AP All-American (2010, 2011) ... ESPN The Magazine second-team Academic All-American (2010) ... USBWA All-District V (2010, 2011) ... NABC All-District 7 (2010, 2011) ... Wooden Award finalist (2011) ... Lowe's Senior CLASS Award finalist (2011) ... First-team All-Big Ten (2010, 2011) ... Second-team All-Big Ten (2008, 2009) ... Academic All-Big Ten (2009, 2010, 2011) ... Big Ten All-Freshman Team (2008) ... Big Ten Sportsmanship Award (2011) ... Preseason All-Big Ten (2011) ... Big Ten Player of the Week (2-4-08, 1-3-11, 2-21-11) ... MVP of Paradise Jam (2009) ... Chicago Invitational Challenge All-Tournament (2010).
As a Senior (2010-11)
Third-team NABC All-American ... Honorable mention AP All-American ... The 13th player in program history to be named an All-American in multiple seasons ... NBAC All-District 7 ... USBWA All-District V ... Wooden Award finalist ... Lowe's Senior CLASS Award finalist ... First-team All-Big Ten, becoming just second Purdue player to be named All-Big Ten four times ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Big Ten Sportsmanship Award ... Preseason All-Big Ten ... Two-time Big Ten Player of the Week (1-3-11, 2-21-11) ... Chicago Invitational Challenge All-Tournament Team ... Finished his career as program's co-record holder, with JaJuan Johnson, in wins (107), games played (140) and consecutive games played (140) ... Also owns program records for three-point field goals (243), games started (136) and minutes played (4,517) ... Finished his career ranked second in field goal attempts (1,774), third in points (2,136) and three-point field goal attempts (639), fourth in field goals (780), sixth in steals (164), ninth in assists (400), 15th in blocks (59) and free throw attempts (457) and 19th in rebounds (611) ... Became just the third player in Big Ten history to accumulate 2,000 points, 500 rebounds and 400 assists in his career ... Started all 34 games, averaging 18.0 points, 5.1 rebounds and 3.2 assists in 33.9 minutes per contest ... Scored 612 points on the year to rank 16th on Purdue's single-season chart ... Also ranked eighth on the single-season three-point field goals ledger with 70 and ninth on the minutes list with 1,152 ... Led the Boilermakers in scoring 12 times, rebounds on seven occasions, assists 11 times, steals 13 times and blocks nine times ... Scoring in double figures 31 times on the season ... Scored 10 points, grabbed eight rebounds and handed out six assists against VCU in the third round of the NCAA Tournament ... Led all players with 19 points and grabbed four rebounds in the win over Saint Peter's in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... Tallied 17 points and four assists against Michigan State at the Big Ten Tournament ... Scored 18 points, grabbed five rebounds and dished out five assists in the home win over Illinois ... Had 17 points and three assists in the win at Michigan State ... Stuffed the stat sheet with 17 points, six rebounds and five assists in the victory at Indiana ... Torched Ohio State for a career-high 38 points in Purdue's home win, shooting 13-of-18 from the field and 7-of-10 from the arc ... Also had five assists, four rebounds and two steals in the against OSU ... Finished with 19 points in the home win over Wisconsin ... Scored 20 points on the strength of a 10-of-12 performance from the line, and pulled in five rebounds, in the win at Illinois ... Dropped a game-high 25 points, ripped down eight rebounds and blocked two shots in the home win over Indiana ... Scored 15 points and handed out three assists at Wisconsin ... Scored nine points, grabbed seven boards, handed out three assists and blocked a pair of shots in the home win over Minnesota ... Went for a game-high 26 points and added five rebounds, four assists and three steals in the home win over Michigan State ... Netted 16 points and handed out five helpers in the home victory over Penn State ... Scored 14 points, collected seven rebounds and passed out four assists at West Virginia ... Had seven assists and five rebounds at Minnesota ... Scored 11 points to go along with seven rebounds and four assists in the home win over Iowa ... Drilled seven triples as part of a 31-point performance in the victory over Northwestern ... Also tallied seven boards, three assists and two steals against NU ... Reeled off 21 points , nine rebounds, four assists and a pair of steals in the win at Michigan ... Finished with 11 points, six assists, five rebounds and five steals in the win over IPFW ... Scored 16 points and had five rebounds in the win over Indiana State ... Had a 21-point afternoon in the win over North Florida ... Scored 23 points to lead all participants in front of numerous friends and family in the win at Valpo ... Led all players with 23 points and nine rebounds in the win over Alabama ... Netted 14 points and dished off four assists in the win at Virginia Tech ... Had 16 points and nine rebounds against Richmond ... Dropped 31 points and tallied nine rebounds in the victory over Southern Illinois ... Totaled 17 points, six rebounds and four steals in the win over Austin Peay ... Led all scorers with 26 points and chipped in four assists and three steals in the win over Oakland ... Filled the box score with 19 points, seven assists and six rebounds in just 14 minutes of action in the win over Alcorn State ... Led all scorers with 16 points and added six rebounds in the win over Howard.
As a Junior (2009-10)
Honorable mention AP All-American ... ESPN The Magazine second-team Academic All-American ... USBWA All-District V ... NABC All-District 7 ... First-team All-Big Ten ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Named MVP of the Paradise Jam after leading the tournament in scoring and propelling the Boilermakers to the title ... Started all 35 games, averaging a team-high 16.4 points, 3.8 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game ... Also led Purdue with 93 total assists, becoming just the third player in program history, and first in nearly 20 years, to pace the Boilermakers in points and assists in the same season ... Became first player since Troy Lewis in the late 1980s to lead Purdue in scoring in three-consecutive seasons ... Became only the fourth player in program history to play at least 1,000 minutes in three different seasons ... His 575 points on the season ranked 23rd on the program's single-season chart ... In overall games, ranked sixth in the Big Ten in scoring (16.4), ninth in steals (1.5) and 15th in free throw percentage (73.0) ... Ranked fifth in the league in scoring (17.2), sixth in steals (1.4), 10th in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.2), 11th in assists (3.1) and 15th in both field goal percentage (47.2) and three-point field goal percentage (38.4) in conference play ... Led Purdue in scoring and assists 15 times each, and in steals on 11 occasions ... Scored in double figures 32 times in 35 games, including a streak of 28-straight games that ranked as the longest in head coach Matt Painter's tenure ... Had 18 points, four rebounds and two steals against Duke in the Sweet 16 ... Netted 15 points and grabbed three steals in the win over Texas A&M in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... Stuffed the stat sheet with 12 points, six rebounds, four assists and three steals in the win over Siena in the first round of the tournament ... Tied his career high with 28 points in the win over Northwestern in the Big Ten Tournament quarters ... Led all scorers with 21 points, while pulling in six rebounds and three steals, in the home win over Indiana ... Came up with 18 points, five rebounds and four assists in the home win over Illinois ... Tallied 15 points, six rebounds and five assists to propel the Boilers to victory at Ohio State ... Went for a game-high 25 points and added six assists in the win at Michigan State ... Led the Boilermakers with 20 points, including 12 in the second half, in the home win over Wisconsin ... Piled up 19 points, six assists and three steals in the home win over Michigan ... Scored 16 points and ripped three steals in the win at Illinois ... Notched a game-high 24 points at Northwestern ... Scored 19 points in the home game against Ohio State ... Led all scorers in the game at Wisconsin, finishing with 24 points and 10-of-14 shooting ... Shared game-high honors with 18 points and led all players with five assists in the home win over Minnesota ... Scored 15 points in the home win over West Virginia ... Led all players with 21 points, including 15 after the break, while also recording seven rebounds in the win at Iowa ... Netted 15 points and grabbed five rebounds in the victory at Alabama ... Tied his career-high with five trifectas in a 19-point outburst in the win over Valparaiso ... Exploded for a game-high 22 points to lead the Boilers to victory over Wake Forest in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge ... Poured in 22 points to lead Purdue to the Paradise Jam title with a win over Tennessee ... Had a game-high 22 points and five assists in the win over South Dakota State to open the Paradise Jam.
As a Sophomore (2008-09)
Named second-team All-Big Ten for the second-straight year ... Academic All-Big Ten ... Started 36 of the Boilermakers' 37 games, the most of any player ... Led Purdue in scoring for the second-consecutive season, averaging 13.8 points per game ... Scored in double figures in 30 of his 37 outings ... Averaged career bests of 4.6 rebounds and 3.0 assists per game ... Led the team in scoring 16 times, in rebounding five times and in assists on nine occasions.
As a Freshman (2007-08)
Second-team All-Big Ten ... Big Ten All-Freshman Team ... Named Big Ten Player of the Week on Feb. 4 ... Played in 34 games, making 31 starts ... Ranked in the top five in most Purdue freshman records, including three-point field goals (first), points scored (second), games started (second), three-point field goal percentage (third), points per game (fourth) and assists (fourth) ... Averaged a team-best 12.9 points per game to become the first true freshman in Purdue history to lead the team in scoring ... Ranked third in the Big Ten in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.5) and placed sixth in scoring (12.9) ... Scored in double figures in 24 contests, including a dozen games with 15 points or more ... Averaged 3.9 rebounds and 2.6 assists per game, while shooting 43.4 percent from beyond the arc ... Led the team in scoring 10 times, in rebounds seven times and in assists 13 times.
Ranked as the No. 26 recruit nationally by Hoopmasters.com, No. 27 by Scout.com and No. 35 by Rivals.com ... Named to the Indiana State All-Star Team in 2007 ... Averaged 21.2 points, 5.5 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game as a senior to lead East Chicago to the 2007 4A state title ... Earned the prestigious Trester Award for Mental Attitude following his team's win in the state finals ... Played on the same AAU team as current Purdue teammate Robbie Hummel and former Boilermaker Scott Martin ... Coached by Bobby Miles and Pete Turgovich.
Full name is E'Twaun Donte Moore ... Majoring in organizational leadership and supervision ... Born on Feb. 25, 1989 ... Son of Ezell and Edna Moore ... Has a brother, Ezell, and a sister, Ekeisha.