Purdue takes on Indiana for the 117th time in series history.
2000: Appeared in 11 games as reserve and on special teams.
1999: Played in four games as reserve.
1998: Did not play.
High School: All-conference tight end and defensive end as senior ... coach was Scott Mannering ... also played basketball ... played for sectional championship team ... member of National Honor Society ... was enrolled part-time at Purdue during 1997-98 school year.
Personal: Given name is Kelly Andrew Kitchel ... born Aug. 29, 1978 ... retail management major ... brother of former Purdue basketball player Jon Kitchel (1979-82) and cousin of former Purdue baseball player Tom Kitchel (1986-89) and former Indiana basketball player Ted Kitchel (1979-83).