News and notes on Purdue Athletics
The offense has never lost the Jersey Scrimmage under Darrell Hazell
Saturday is Senior Day in Ross-Ade Stadium
The Boilermakers face their second top-6 opponent this season
The Boilermakers look for their first ranked win since 2011
2015: Started all 12 games … had a career-high 48 receptions for 700 yards and five touchdowns on the year … tallied five catches for 78 yards at Marshall on Sept. 6 … had two catches, including a 50-yard touchdown reception, for 68 yards vs. Indiana State on Sept. 12 … finished with two catches for 24 yards vs. Virginia Tech on Sept. 19 … had four receptions, including a 45-yard touchdown, against Bowling Green on Sept. 26 … recorded four catches for 68 yards at No. 2 Michigan State on Oct. 3 … had one reception for three yards at Wisconsin on Oct. 17 … tallied five receptions for 111 yards and a pair of touchdowns vs. Nebraska on Oct. 31 … posted five receptions for 51 yards and a score vs. Illinois on Nov. 7 … had four catches for 39 yards at Northwestern on Nov. 14 … finished with a season-high nine receptions for 117 yards at No. 6 Iowa on Nov. 21 … had seven catches for 61 yards vs. Indiana on Nov. 28.
2014: Appeared in all 12 games, starting seven … finished with 12 catches for 147 yards and three touchdowns … caught one pass for nine yards against Central Michigan on Sept. 6 … had two receptions for 48 yards and one touchdown against No. 11 Notre Dame on Sept. 13 … made four receptions for 30 yards and a touchdown against Southern Illinois on Sept. 20 … finished with eight yards from one reception at Illinois on Oct. 4 … caught one pass for 11 yards against No. 8 Michigan State on Oct. 11 … had one reception for eight yards and a touchdown at Minnesota … finished with two catches for 33 yards against Northwestern on Nov. 22.
2013: Appeared in 11 games, making five starts as a true freshman … caught 32 passes for a team-high 546 yards and two touchdowns … averaged 17.1 yard per catch … had one reception for 27 yards in collegiate debut at Cincinnati on Aug. 31 … finished with one catch for five yards against Indiana State … had seven catches for 117 yards against Northern Illinois on Sept. 28 … had a career-high 146 yards and a touchdown on five receptions against Nebraska on Oct. 12 … had one catch for 32 yards at Michigan State on Oct. 19 … finished with two receptions for 11 yards against Iowa on Nov. 9 … finished with four receptions for 83 at Penn State on Nov. 16 … had a career-high 11 receptions for 125 yards and a touchdown at Indiana on Nov. 30.
High School: Three-star prospect by ESPN.com … three-star prospect by Rivals.com … three-star recruit by Scout.com … had 29 catches for over 600 yards and eight touchdowns his senior season … finished with 28 receptions for 561 yards and seven touchdowns as a junior … named 6-AAAAA All-Region first team, as well as second team All-State.
Personal: Given name is DeAngelo L. Yancey ... born Nov. 18, 1994 … majoring in retail management.