News and notes on Purdue Athletics
Purdue will honor 18 student-athletes Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium
Dec. 11 event to honor 18 seniors
Football led the way for fall honorees.
Purdue takes on Indiana for the 117th time in series history.
2015: Did not play.
2014: Academic Alll-Big Ten ... appeared in three games, starting one … finished the season with 11 tackles, seven solo … recorded a season-high five tackles, three solo, vs. Western Michigan on Aug. 30 and against Central Michigan on Sept. 6 … had one solo tackle against Southern Illinois on Sept. 20.
2013: Appeared in 10 games … tallied 14 tackles, nine solo, a TFL and an interception on the season … finished with two tackles at No. 24 Wisconsin on Sept. 21, vs. No. 4 Ohio State on Nov. 2, at Penn State on Nov. 16, vs. Illinois on Nov. 23 and at Indiana on Nov. 30 … hauled in first collegiate interception against Nebraska on Oct. 12 … had a TFL against No. 4 Ohio State on Nov. 2.
High School: Three-star recruit and the No. 26 safety in the nation by ESPN.com … three-star prospect by Rivals.com … finished with 50 tackles, 38 solo, with six tackles for loss with a sack as a senior … as a junior, had 38 total tackles, including 29 solo stops, two interceptions, including one for a score, had five pass breakups, forced two fumbles and recovered two fumbles ... career varsity totals included 110 total tackles, 21 PBU’s and two interceptions.
Personal: Given name is Austin Colby Logan ... born Dec. 12, 1994 ... majoring in communication ... enjoys jogging, reading, video games and chess.