News and notes on Purdue Athletics
81 Boilermakers earn undergraduate degree
News & Notes on Purdue Athletics
Rising senior owns a 3.96 GPA in movement and sport sciences
Purdue had 63 student-athletes earn the award.
Purdue had its first basketball practice of the year on Friday, Oct. 3, 2014.
2014-15 Purdue Men's Basketball Head Shots
Purdue 66, Illinois 58
Men's Basketball Headshots 2013
Big Ten All-Academic Team (2014)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Award (July 9, 2014)
Big Ten All-Academic Team (2015)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Award (July 8, 2015)
NABC Honors Court (July 30, 2015)
AS A SENIOR / 2015-16
Sat out the season as a redshirt after offseason surgery.
AS A JUNIOR / 2014-15
McKeeman appeared in five games for a total of 12 minutes, seeing action against Samford, Grambling, Missouri, Arkansas State and Indiana.
Missed his only field goal attempt of the season against Missouri and had a turnover against Arkansas State.
Owns a 3.96 GPA and was named to the Big Ten All-Academic Team for the second straight year.
AS A SOPHOMORE / 2013-14
Appeared in five games for a total of 10 minutes, scoring five points with four rebounds.
Tallied five points, the first of his career, in the win over Central Connecticut State. Added two rebounds and his first career three-pointer in the win over the Blue Devils.
Grabbed one rebound against Eastern Illinois and Boston College in the Big Ten / ACC Challenge.
Also played against Md.-Eastern Shore and Indiana.
Was named to the Big Ten Distinguished Scholar List after recording a 4.00 GPA during the 2013-14 academic year.
AS A FRESHMAN / 2012-13
Played one minute in the win over Western Illinois in the first round of the CBI.
Earned second-team All-NHC honors as a senior after averaging 11.5 points, 3.1 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game.
Served as team captain and was named first-team Academic All-State as a senior.
A Nancy Rehm Border Wars All-Star in his final season at Carroll.
Coached by Marty Beasley.
Full name is Jonathan David McKeeman.
Earned his degree in movement and sport sciences, and is attending grad school in health and kinesiology.
Born on Christmas Day in 1993.
Son of David and Marcia McKeeman.
The eighth member of his family to attend Purdue, including both grandfathers and both parents.
Sister, Sara, is a pole vaulter at Illinois.