News and notes on Purdue Athletics
Saturday is Purdue's latest Homecoming game since 1931
Purdue hosts Nebraska after a bye week for the third straight year
The Boilermakers look for their first Big Ten win of the season
The game is the annual Hammer Down Cancer day
2016: Nominee for the Allstate Good Works Team.
2015: Appeared in all 12 games, making five starts … had 26 receptions for 255 yards and one touchdown on the season … finished with three receptions for 26 yards at Marshall on Sept. 6 … had two catches for a season-high 64 yards, including a 57-yard touchdown grab, against Indiana State on Sept. 12 … recorded two receptions for 29 yards vs. Virginia Tech on Sept. 19 … had two receptions for 17 yards against Bowling Green on Sept. 26 … finished with one reception for three yards against Minnesota on Oct. 10 … had three catches for 16 yards vs. Nebraska on Oct. 31 … finished with one reception for two yards against Illinois on Nov. 7 … had four catches for 27 yards at Northwestern on Nov. 14 … tallied three catches for 18 yards at No. 6 Iowa on Nov. 21 … had a season-high five receptions for 53 yards against Indiana on Nov. 28.
2014: Appeared in 11 games, starting three … finished the season with 19 receptions for 188 yard, one touchdown and three tackles … recorded two receptions for 22 yards against Central Michigan on Sept. 6 … caught a season-high four passes for 28 yards against No. 11 Notre Dame on Sept. 13 … had one reception for four yards against Iowa on Sept. 27 … recorded a touchdown and 44 yards receiving on three catches at No. 17 Nebraska on Nov. 1 … made one catch for eight yards against No. 25 Wisconsin on Nov. 8 … caught three passes for 38 yards against Northwestern on Nov. 22 … had four receptions for 25 yards at Indiana on Nov. 29.
2013: Appeared in all 12 games, making four starts … finished with 26 catches for 297 yards and three touchdowns on the year … caught first collegiate pass, for six yards, at Cincinnati on Aug. 31 … had a season-high 67 yards receiving and first collegiate touchdown on three receptions against Northern Illinois on Sept. 28 … caught five passes for 50 yards at Michigan State on Oct. 19 … had a season-high six receptions for 64 yards at Penn State on Nov. 16 … caught four passes for 52 yards and a touchdown against Illinois on Nov. 23 … had four receptions for 34 yards and a touchdown at Indiana on Nov. 30.
2012: Did not play.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in football ... three-star prospect by Rivals.com … rated by analyst Tom Lemming among the top wide receivers in the nation … team won the state title his senior and sophomore seasons ... only played in the final three games in 2011 after injuring his wrist ... as a junior, caught 16 passes for 266 yards and six touchdowns … high school football coach was Doug Socha ... also earned varsity letters in track and basketball.
Personal: Given name is Cameron Leigh Posey ... born Oct. 27, 1993 ... majoring in selling and sales management ... brother, Zach, played football at Colgate ... brother, Tyler, played football at Northern Ohio.