News & Notes on Purdue Athletics.
Akeem Hunt ran for a career-high 102 yards and a touchdown and Danny Etling completed 20 of 29 passes for 163 yards for Purdue.
Dec. 8 event to honor 21 seniors.
Team Black will take on Team Gold on Saturday in the Spring Game at Ross-Ade Stadium.
The Boilermakers headed outside Friday afternoon for the first time of the spring season.
USATSPI: Purdue vs. Michigan State - 10/19/13
2013: Preseason Ray Guy Award watch list.
2012: Appeared in all 13 games ... punted 70 times for 2,961 yards ... punting average of 42.3 yards tied for the eighth highest in school history ... had 17 punts of 50 or more yards, including a 72-yarder, 20 fair caught and 29 placed inside the opposition's 20-yard line ... also gained 24 yards on three rushes ... booted seven punts, including three over 50 yards, and placed six balls inside Notre Dame's 20 in South Bend on Sept. 8 ... averaged 47.6 yards per punt on five kicks against Eastern Michigan on Sept. 15 ... punted five times for 205 yards (41.0) against Michigan on Oct. 6 ... punted eight times for 345 yards (43.1), including a season-high 72-yarder, against Wisconsin on Oct. 13 ... punted seven times for 309 yards (44.1) and had one carry for four yards at No. 7 Ohio State on Oct. 20 ... averaged 46.0 yards per kick on five punts at Iowa on Nov. 10, placing four inside the Hawkeyes' 20-yard line ... placed five of eight punts inside Illinois 20 and averaged 42.6 yards per kick on Nov. 17 ... averaged 45.8 yards per punt on six kicks against Indiana on Nov. 24 ... punted four times for 155 yards and had two carries for 20 yards in the Heart of Dallas Bowl against Oklahoma State on Jan. 1, 2013.
2011: Appeared in all 13 games ... punted 45 times for 1,931 yards and did not record a touchback all season ... punting average of 42.9 yards tied for the sixth highest in a season in school history ... had 13 punts over 50 yards, including a 66-yarder against Minnesota, and saw 11 of his kicks fall inside the opposition's 20-yard line ... averaged 50 yards per punt on four kicks against Middle Tennessee on Sept. 3 ... booted four of five punts over 50 yards and finished with 247 yards at Rice on Sept. 10 ... punted once for 51 yards against Southeast Missouri on Sept. 17 ... had five punts for 232 yards (46.4) against Notre Dame on Oct. 1 ... punted three times for 136 yards (45.3) against Minnesota on Oct. 8 ... had three punts for 137 yards (45.7) at Penn State on Oct. 15 ... booted a season-high six punts for 256 yards (42.7) against Illinois on Oct. 22 ... had 151 yards on four punts (37.8) at Michigan on Oct. 29 ... averaged 45.7 yards per kick (3-137) at Wisconsin on Nov. 5 ... punted six times for 193 yards (32.2) against Ohio State on Nov. 12 ... had one punt for 52 yards against Iowa on Nov. 19 ... booted three punts for 112 yards (37.3) at Indiana on Nov. 26 ... had one kick for 27 yards in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl on Dec. 27.
2010: Appeared in 11 games as a true freshman ... handled the majority of the punting duties for the final 10 games ... finished with 47 punts for 2,034 yards ... punting average of 43.3 yards was the third highest in a season in school history (min. 40 kicks) ... had 17 punts over 50 yards, including a 79-yarder, and placed 12 kicks inside the opposition's 20-yard line ... had five punts for 187 yards (37.4) in his first collegiate action against Western Illinois on Sept. 11 ... averaged 46.7 yards on three punts and booted a 55-yarder against Toledo on Sept. 25 ... had six punts for 286 yards (47.7), including a 79-yarder which tied for the third longest in school history, at Northwestern on Oct. 9 ... averaged 46.5 yards per kick on two punts (2-93), including a 55-yarder, against Minnesota on Oct. 16 ... had 280 yards on six punts (46.7), including a 59-yarder, at No. 11 Ohio State on Oct. 23 ... had five punts, including a 59-yarder, at Illinois on Oct. 30 ... averaged 45.0 yards per kick on four punts against No. 7 Wisconsin on Nov. 6 ... had a 63-yarder among his six punts against Michigan on Nov. 13 ... averaged a season-high 56.0 yards per punt as all six kicks against Indiana went over 50 yards, including a long of 65.
High School: Four-time first team All-Mid Penn Conference punter ... first team all-state punter and first team all-conference place kicker as senior ... Patriot News Top 25 All-Star selection ... East/West Pennsylvania All-Star team member (East) ... booted school-record 72-yard punt against Steel High School on Oct. 9, 2009 ... second team all-state punter and second team all-conference kicker his junior year ... listed among The Sporting News Top 50 Juniors in the Country to Watch ... despite suffering a groin pull, was ranked as the No. 4 punter in the country by Chris Sailor Kicking as junior ... ranked as the No. 17 punter nationally by Ray Guy/Pro Kicking.com his junior year ... kicked a then-school-record 69-yard punt against Carlisle on Sept. 8, 2008 ... first team all-state punter as sophomore ... ranked as the No. 1 punter in the nation by Chris Sailor Kicking his sophomore year ... four-time team Specialist Award winner ... also played defensive back, quarterback and wide receiver ... coach was George Landis.
Personal: Given name is Cody Thomas Webster ... born June 1, 1991 ... plans on majoring in agriculture ... enjoys fishing, hunting, sports and cars.