Postgame Notes

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Dec. 22, 2006

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PURDUE VS. Texas A&M CC
MACKEY ARENA - WEST LAFAYETTE, IND.

  • The win improves Purdue to 10-2 for first time since the 1995-96 season.
  • Purdue improves to 8-0 in home games this season.
  • The win gives Purdue its 14th-straight home win in a non-conference game.
  • The win gives Purdue its first win over Texas A&M Corpus Christi in the series history.
  • Purdue now has 10 wins before Christmas for the first time since the 1998-99 season, when it won 12 before the holiday.
  • The win gives Purdue its fourth win over a team from the Southland Conference.
  • Purdue is now 8-0 at home to begin the season for the first time since the 2002-03 season.
  • The win gives Purdue its 24th win in the last 29 games against non-conference opponents in Mackey Arena.
  • Purdue improves to 251-79 all time against nonconference opponents in Mackey Arena.
  • Matt Painter's career coaching record improves to 44-26 overall and 19-21 at Purdue.
  • Purdue's improves its all-time record to 1,519-889.
  • Purdue went on a 15-0 run beginning with 15:11 left in the first half and ending on a Texas A&M basket with 9:29 left in the first half. The run gave Purdue a 20-7 advantage.
  • Dan Vandervieren scored a season high 10 points.
  • With 21 points in the contest, Carl Landry now has reached double digits in every game this season and 36 times in his career. He has scored 18 or more in nine games this season and eight out of the last nine games. With eight rebounds he has now recorded seven or more for the eighth time this season.
  • Chris Kramer did not record a steal for the first game of his career, a span of eight games.