Saturday is Purdue's latest Homecoming game since 1931
Purdue hosts Nebraska after a bye week for the third straight year
Leroy Clark returned an interception for 66 yards in the loss
The Boilermakers look for their first Big Ten win of the season
Markell Jones led the Boilermakers with 157 yards on 22 carries
2014: Appeared in all 12 games, starting two … finished with career-highs 25 tackles, 15 solo, with a TFL and PBU … made two tackles, one solo, against Western Michigan on Aug. 30 … had one tackle against No. 11 Notre Dame on Sept. 13 … recorded 3 tackles, one solo, at Illinois on Oct. 4 … recorded four solo tackles and first career PBU against No. 8 Michigan State on Oct. 11 … had two solo tackles at Minnesota on Oct. 18 … finished with four tackles, one solo, at No. 17 Nebraska on Nov. 1 … recorded a career-high eight tackles, a career-high five solo, and first collegiate TFL against No. 25 Wisconsin on Nov. 8 … had one solo tackle against Northwestern on Nov. 22.
2013: Appeared in 11 of 12 games, making two starts … finished the season with 17 tackles, including 13 solo stops … started against Nebraska and at Michigan State … had one unassisted tackles in first collegiate appearance at Cincinnati on Aug. 31 … finished with three tackles at No. 24 Wisconsin on Sept. 21 … had three tackles in first collegiate start against Nebraska on Oct. 12 … finished with two tackles at Michigan State on Oct. 19, vs. No. 4 Ohio State on Nov. 2, at Penn State on Nov. 16 and at Indiana on Nov. 30.
High School: Rated as a four-star recruit and the No. 37 athlete in the nation by ESPN.com … three-star prospect and the No. 64 cornerback in the nation by Rivals.com … had 80 tackles, four forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two interceptions, one of which he returned for a touchdown as a senior … participated in the 2013 Private vs. Public Game in Miami.
Personal: Given name is Leroy Eugene Clark ... born Jan. 30, 1995 ... majoring in sociology ... enjoys fishing.