Purdue travels to East Lansing for the third time in four meetings
The game is the annual Hammer Down Cancer day
Saturday is Family Day at Ross-Ade Stadium
The home opener is Military Appreciation and Band Day
Raheem Mostert had a pair of rushing touchdowns for the offense on Saturday
Kentucky: Did not play.
High School: Three-year letterwinner … three-star prospect by Rivals.com, ESPN.com and Scout.com … rated No. 6 player in the state of Indiana in 2012 … first team all-state as a senior … selected for the North-South All-Star game … named captain of the football team … led team to a class 5A state championship as a senior … coach was Kevin Wright … played for the same school as current Purdue teammates Jimmy Herman and Race Johnson … also participated in track … three-time all-conference member … state champion in shot put and discus as a senior.
Personal: Given name is Langston Doubois-Pickett Newton … born Feb. 9, 1994 … father, John, played football at Grambling … brother, Morgan, played football at Kentucky … majoring in agricultural business management … enjoys reading, gardening and watching old ESPN classic games.