News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.
Hammons and Carter win a pair of awards each.
Purdue faces the Buckeyes in Thursday's first round.
Final home game for four seniors.
Purdue vs. Ohio State (USATSI)
Purdue vs. Iowa (USATSI)
Men's Basketball vs. Michigan -- 2/26/14
Men's Basketball vs. Michigan State -- 2/20/14
Purdue falls to No. 13 Michigan State, 94-79
Third-team All-Big Ten - coaches (2013) ... Honorable mention All-Big Ten - media (2013).
As a Junior (2012-13)
Third-team All-Big Ten (coaches) ... Honorable mention All-Big Ten (media) ... Played in 33 games, starting 31 times ... Led the team with an average of 13.5 points per game, and added averages of 4.7 rebounds and 2.9 assists in 32.1 minutes per game ... Ranked 12th in the Big Ten in scoring (13.5) and 13th in assists (2.9) in overall games ... Ranked ninth in the Big Ten in scoring (14.2) and 15th in assists (2.6) in conference games ... Led the Boilers in points 15 times, assists nine times, steals seven times and rebounds on six occasions ... Scored in double figures a team-high 24 times, including five performances of 20 points or more ... His 32 points against Michigan on March 6 were the most by an individual in a Big Ten game on the season ... Recorded two double-doubles on the year ... Willed his way to 22 points and five rebounds against Santa Clara in the CBI quarterfinals ... Totaled 10 points and a game-high five assists in the win over Western Illinois in the first round of the CBI ... Had nine points, six rebounds and four assists against Nebraska at the Big Ten Tournament ... Scored 12 points and dished out five assists in the home win over Minnesota ... Powered home a career-high 32 points on 12-of-17 shooting and added seven rebounds against No. 7/8 Michigan ... Burned No. 17/16 Wisconsin for 16 points, seven rebounds and four assists in the win at the Kohl Center ... Ripped off a game-high 22 points, while adding six rebounds and three assists, in the home win over Northwestern ... Netted a game-high 18 points and grabbed four rebounds at Illinois ... Shared game-high honors with 20 points and handed out four assists against No. 12/8 Michigan State ... Recorded the second double-double of his career in the overtime home win over Iowa, finishing with 17 points and a career-high 12 rebounds to go along with three assists and a steal ... Scored a team-high 14 points at No. 2/3 Michigan ... Netted 11 points to accompany five rebounds in the home win over West Virginia ... Keyed the win at Nebraska with a game-high 18 points and six rebounds ... Scored a team-high 18 points and contributed six rebounds against No. 15/14 Ohio State ... Willed the Boilermakers to the home victory over No. 11/14 Illinois with 25 points, nine rebounds and four assists ... Netted a team-high 16 points and handed out five assists in the home win over William & Mary ... Scored 14 points and doled out four assists in the home win over Ball State ... Posted a game-high 16 points and a team-high seven rebounds in the home win over Lamar ... Registered the first double-double of his career against Xavier, finishing with 19 points and 10 rebounds ... Tallied 13 points, six rebounds and six assists in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge win at Clemson ... Poured in a game-high 19 points in the home win over UNC Wilmington ... Had 13 points, four rebounds and four assists against Villanova at Madison Square Garden.
As a Sophomore (2011-12)
Played in all 35 games, making a dozen starts ... Averaged 9.2 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.0 assists in 23.7 minutes per outing ... Led Purdue in field goal percentage (min. 100 attempts) with a .472 mark ... Paced the Boilermakers in postseason scoring with an average of 15.5 points per contest ... The Boilers' first sub 13 times during the year ... Led Purdue in steals 13 times, assists six times, scoring four times and rebounds on two occasions ... Scored 10 points and hauled in a career-high eight rebounds against Kansas in the third round of the NCAA Tournament ... Led Purdue with 21 points and five assists in the win over Saint Mary's in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... Went for 15 points against Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament quarters ... Scored 16 points and tied his career high with six assists in the win over Nebraska at the Big Ten Tournament ... Had 13 points and four rebounds at Indiana ... Chipped in with 13 points, five rebounds and three assists in the home win over Penn State ... Drove Purdue to the win at Michigan with a career-high 22 points on 9-of-12 shooting while also picking up two steals ... Scored 11 points and grabbed five rebounds in the home win over Nebraska ... Produced 12 points and a career-high six assists in the victory at Illinois ... Registered 11 points and four rebounds in the home win over Northwestern ... Netted a team-high 14 points, grabbed five rebounds and blocked a career-high two shots in the win at Northwestern ... Recorded 10 points and five rebounds in the home win over Iowa ... Scored 16 points, grabbed five rebounds and led Purdue with four assists against Wisconsin at home ... Posted 10 points, six boards and two steals in the win at Minnesota ... Scored nine points and tied his career high with three steals in the home win over Illinois ... Finished with six points and two assists in the win at Iowa ... Scored nine points and picked up three steals in the home win over Eastern Michigan ... Finished with seven points and three steals in the win over Western Carolina ... Scored eight points and added three steals at Xavier ... Ran off 13 points in the home win over Miami ... Recorded 11 points and three assists in the home win over Coppin State ... Tallied seven points, five rebounds and four assists in the home win over Western Michigan ... Scored 12 points, grabbed five rebounds and handed out four assists in the season-opening win over Northern Illinois.
As a Freshman (2010-11)
Played in all 34 games, the fifth-most by a freshman in program history, and made six starts ... The first sub off the Purdue bench in 14 games ... Averaged 4.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.7 assists in 19.3 minutes per contest ... Made 24 three-point field goals on the campaign, the eighth-most by a freshman in Purdue history ... Scored in double figures twice on the year and led Purdue in assists four times ... Finished with eight points and four assists in the win over Saint Peter's in the second round of the NCAA Tournament ... Recorded five points, four rebounds and an assist against Michigan State at the Big Ten Tournament ... Registered six points, six rebounds and four assists at Iowa ... Knocked down three triples in the win at Indiana to finish with nine points and two rebounds ... Tallied seven points, three rebounds and two assists in the win at Illinois ... Posted nine points, two rebounds and two steals at Ohio State ... Scored eight points, grabbed three rebounds and handed out two helpers at Minnesota ... Totaled seven points and two rebounds in the home win over Iowa ... Scored nine points, ripped down six boards and dished out four assists in the win at Penn State ... Netted four points, four rebounds and four assists in the win over Northwestern ... Poured in 10 points to go along with five rebounds and four assists in the win at Michigan ... Posted eight points, three boards and two assists in the win over IPFW ... Had five points and three rebounds in the win over North Florida ... Handed out three assists and grabbed three rebounds in the win at Valpo ... Netted five points and four assists in the victory over Alabama ... Scored three points, collected three rebounds and passed out four assists in the win at Virginia Tech ... Contributed six points and three rebounds to the win over Southern Illinois ... Made his first start in the win over Austin Peay, scoring seven points and handing out three assists ... Had 10 points in the win over Oakland ... Scored nine points and picked up three steals in the win over Alcorn State ... Totaled nine points and three assists in the season-opening win over Howard.
Ranked as the No. 44 overall recruit in his class by MaxPreps ... Given a four-star rating and ranked as the No. 12 point guard in his class by Rivals.com ... Given a four-star rating, ranked as the No. 64 overall recruit and ranked as the No. 13 point guard in his class by Scout.com ... Ranked as the No. 94 overall recruit in the Class of 2010 by USA Today ... Graded a 92 by ESPN ... A McDonald's All-America nominee Runner-up for Indiana Mr. Basketball in 2010 ... A two-time Associated Press all-state selection, garnering first-team honors as a senior ... Named Indianapolis Star Super Team and Marion County Player of the Year in each of his last two seasons ... Selected as an Indiana All-Star in 2010 and an Indiana Junior All-Star in 2009 ... Earned MVP honors in 2010 after averaging 24.0 points per game to lead the All-Stars to a sweep of Kentucky ... An IBCA Senior All-State pick in 2010 and an IBCA All-State Underclassmen Team member in 2009 ... Averaged 21.5 points, 4.1 rebounds, 3.0 assists and shot 54.1 percent from the floor as a senior to lead North Central to the Class 4A state championship ... Named tournament MVP by the Associated Press ... Scored 30 points to lead the South squad to victory in annual North/South Indiana All-Star Classic following his senior season ... Averaged 19.4 points, 4.4 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game as a junior, while shooting 53 percent from the floor and 46 percent from beyond the arc, to propel North Central to a No. 4 final state ranking ... Coached by Doug Mitchell.
Full name is Terone Johnson, Jr. ... Majoring in organizational leadership and supervision ... Born on July 13, 1991 ... Son of Terone and Rona Johnson ... Has two brothers, Ronnie and Ty'Riek.