Ryan Cline
Ryan  Cline


Carmel, Ind.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 195



Edwards Leads Purdue Over Lions 76-73

Carsen Edwards scores 27 points in helping Purdue snap three-game skid


No. 3 Purdue Holds Off Michigan 92-88

Vincent Edwards scores a career-high 30 points in victory


No. 3 Purdue Rips Iowa 87-64

Carsen Edwards with 22 points, 8 assists to lead Purdue


14th in a Row in Dominating Fashion

Purdue runs win streak to 14 with 78-50 decision over Wisconsin


Purdue Notches 10th Straight Win

Boilermakers win third straight game by 30 or more points


Purdue vs. Texas Tech (USATSI)

Photos from Purdue men's basketball vs. Texas Tech - Friday March 23, 2018


Purdue vs. Ohio State (USATSI)

Purdue vs. Ohio State (USATSI) Men's Basketball


Purdue vs. Minnesota (USATSI)

Photos from Purdue men's basketball vs. Minnesota - Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018


Purdue vs. Tennessee State

NCAA Basketball: Purdue vs. Tennessee State


Purdue vs. Arizona (USATSI)

Photos from Purdue men's basketball vs. Arizona - Friday, Nov. 24, 2017

2017-18 / Game-by-Game Statistics
• Cline had another good season playing at least 11 minutes in all 37 games and leading the team in assist / turnover ratio (3.32).
• Cline averaged 4.0 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 17.3 minutes per game, making 40 of 101 3-pointers (.396).
• Ranks 13th in career 3-point percentage, making 127 of 319 trifectas (.398).
• Started slow, making just 4 of 23 long-distance attempts through Nov. 30 (.174). Then went 36 of 78 (.462) from long distance over the last 28 games.
• Scored a season-high 13 points in a big early-season win over Northwestern.
• Added 12 points with four 3-pointers in a home win over Rutgers.
• Had just one turnover over this last eight games (121 minutes) dishing out nine assists during that span.
• Made multiple 3-pointers in 12 games as a junior, helping Purdue to a 12-0 record during those games.
• Purdue went 20-0 in games that he dished out two or more assists and is now 47-4 during his career.
• Hit a big 3-pointer during the second half in the NCAA Tournament second-round win over Butler. Also hit a big one late in the first half of the Crossroads Classic against Butler.

2016-17 / Game-by-Game Statistics
• Cline had another solid season, appearing in 31 games, starting the last seven games of the season.
• Averaged 5.4 points, 2.0 rebounds and 1.6 assists per game while shooting 41.3 percent from 3-point range.
• Made 45-of-109 3-pointers during the season, shooting 22-of-47 (.468) in non-conference games.
• Expanded his game, making 12 2-point shots after making just one as a freshman. He went 12-of-25 (.480) from inside the arc.
• Went 18-of-38 (.474) against teams that reached the NCAA Tournament, including 3-of-3 against Louisville.
• He also improved on the defensive end, grabbing 11 steals, and used his length effectively.
• Connected on at least two 3-pointers in 12-of-31 games.
• Made several big shots throughout the year in key moments to lift Purdue to big wins.
• Battling the flu, made a second-half 3-pointer against Notre Dame with about 10 minutes left to give Purdue its first lead of the game.
• Made back-to-back 3-pointers in overtime against Penn State to lead Purdue to victory after the Boilermakers had fallen behind by two points.
• Hit a 3-pointer against Maryland to start a second-half rally after Purdue had fallen behind by 12 points.
• Scored a career-high 15 points (5-of-7 3-pointers) in Madison Square Garden against Arizona State.
• Added 12 points in a loss at Iowa (4-of-8 3-pointers) and 11 against Penn State on the road.

2015-16 / Game-by-Game Statistics
• Cline had a strong freshman campaign, appearing in all 35 games and averaging 3.9 points, 1.2 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game in 13.9 minutes per contest.
• Cline had a strong freshman campaign, appearing in all 35 games and averaging 3.9 points, 1.2 rebounds and 1.3 assists per game in 13.9 minutes per contest.
• Made 42-of-109 3-pointers, tied with Robbie Hummel for the fourth-most trifectas by a freshman in school history.
• His 42 3-pointers were the third most by a Big Ten freshman.
• Cline's 38.5 percent 3-point shooting was the seventh-best percentage by a Purdue freshman and ranked second among league freshman.
• Shot 39.6 percent (21-of-53) from long distance in Big Ten regular-season games.
• Was 1-of-2 players nationally to make 40 or more 3-pointers and three or fewer 2-pointers (Oakland's Max Hooper).
• Made four 3-pointers in a six-minute span against Pittsburgh in the Big Ten / ACC Challenge. Turned a one-point deficit into an 11-point lead to lead Purdue to its seventh straight win in the event.
• Hit two big 3-pointers late in the second half against Northwestern after the Wildcats had made a run.
• Purdue went 9-2 in games that he had two or more 3-pointers.
• Had a career-high four trifectas in the opener against North Carolina A&T and then again vs. Pittsburgh.
• Dished out a career-high four assists against Youngstown State and had six rebounds against Incarnate Word.
• Scored in double-figures against North Carolina A&T (13), Pittsburgh (12) and Northwestern (11).
• Lone 2-point field goal came against Howard and went 0-of-5 from inside the 3-point line during Big Ten play.

• A 4-Star recruit by ESPN.com and a 3-Star recruit ranked No. 141 nationally by Rivals.com.
• Named runner-up to teammate Caleb Swanigan in the 2015 Indiana Mr. Basketball race after averaging 21.0 PPG, 5.1 RPG and 5.0 APG as a senior.
• Named the MIC Conference Player of the Year in 2015.
• Won the American Family Insurance High School Three-Point Championships in conjunction with the Final Four in early April.
• Was considered one of the top shooters in the country, Cline needs very little space and time to get his shot off.
• Also worked on his ball-handling skills as a senior at Carmel, often running the point guard position.
• Broke onto the national scene during the summer AAU circuit, where he earned MVP honors of the Adidas Super 64 tournament, leading Indiana Elite to the team title.
• Scored 25 points and made 7-of-10 three-pointers in the ESPN-televised tournament final. Name was trending nationally on Twitter following that performance.
• Averaged 16.9 points per game as a junior and helped Carmel to the 2013 Indiana 4A State Championship. Shot 43 percent from long distance and earned a spot on the Indy Star Indiana Junior All-Star Team.
• Was a starter as a sophomore and had a big performance in the 2013 state title game, where he made three clutch three-pointers and scored 11 points to help Carmel to its second straight state title.

• Majoring in organizational leadership.
• Born April 10, 1997.
• Son of Mike and Micki Cline.
• Father, Michael, played basketball at Ohio State from 1976-79 and served as the team captain for the Buckeyes for two seasons.


  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago