Joe Gilliam
Joe Gilliam


Indianapolis, Ind.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 227



Spring Practice Update - 4/8/13

The Boilermakers have just a couple practice left before Saturday's spring game.


Football Game Notes - at iowa

The Boilermakers head to Iowa City for a matchup with the Hawkeyes.


Football Game Notes - Vs. No. 23 Illinois

Boilermakers host the 23rd-ranked Illini on Homecoming Weekend.


Postgame Notes


Purdue vs. Penn State - AP Photo Gallery

Purdue vs. Penn State - AP Photo Gallery


Purdue vs Wisconsin

Purdue vs Wisconsin - AP Photo Gallery


Purdue vs. Notre Dame

Purdue vs. Notre Dame

2012: Started all 13 games ... finished fourth on the team with 57 total tackles, including 41 solo stops and 2.5 for loss ... recorded 1.0 sack, a fumble forced and a PBU ... finished with four tackles in the opener against Eastern Kentucky on Sept. 1 ... had three tackles at No. 22 Notre Dame on Sept. 8 ... posted four solo stops against Eastern Michigan on Sept. 15 ... made four unassisted tackles against Marshall on Sept. 29 ... recorded four tackles against Michigan on Oct. 6 ... tallied four solo tackles against Wisconsin on Oct. 13 ... had five tackles and a fumble forced at No. 7 Ohio State on Oct. 20 ... had four solo stops at Minnesota on Oct. 27 ... recorded a career-high seven stops, six solo with one for loss, and a PBU against Penn State on Nov. 3 .... Had four tackles at Iowa on Nov. 10 ... tied a career-high with seven tackles at Illinois, while also posting first career sack ... had three unassisted tackles against Indiana on Nov. 24 ... ended with four tackles in the Heart of Dallas Bowl against Oklahoma State on Jan. 1, 2013.

2011: Appeared in 11 games, making one start ... finished with seven tackles on the season ... posted two tackles, both solo, against Minnesota on Oct. 8 ... made first career start at Penn State on Oct. 15 and finished with a pair of tackles.

2010: Did not play.

High School: Three-star prospect, No. 88 linebacker nationally and No. 8 recruit in Indiana by Rivals.com ... three-star prospect and No. 57 outside linebacker nationally by ESPN ... three-star recruit, No. 44 prospect in the Midwest and No. 63 linebacker nationally by Scout ... IFCA top 50 player ... Associated Press Class 5A all-state selection as senior ... member of Indianapolis Star Central Indiana Super Team ... amassed 90 tackles, including five sacks, with five forced fumbles, two fumbles recovered and two pass breakups senior season ... had 96 tackles, including seven for loss and five sacks, with three fumbles forced, three fumbles recovered and four pass breakups as junior ... had 80 tackles, including four sacks as sophomore ... coach was Bill Peebles.

Personal: Given name is Joseph Marlo Gilliam ... born March 18, 1992 ... plans on majoring in selling and sales management.