Purdue vs. Penn State Game Notes

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Nov. 3, 2012

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Purdue vs. Penn State Game Notes
Purdue 9 - Penn State 34

Historical

  • Purdue is now 3-12-1 all-time against Penn State, including a 2-6 mark at home.
  • Head coach Danny Hope is now 54-49 for his career, including a 19-27 mark at Purdue.

Team

  • Purdue scored on its opening drive for the fourth consecutive game.
  • The Boilermakers became the first team to score in the first quarter against Penn State this season.

Individual

  • Robert Marve started in his first career Big Ten game, going 22-of-39 for 138 yards.
  • Caleb TerBush completed 10-of-20 passes for 155 yards and a touchdown.
  • Akeem Shavers broke his fourth run of more than 30 yards this season, sprinting 37 yards on a carry in the first quarter. He finished with seven carries for 57 yards
  • Antavian Edison continued his receiving streak to 30 consecutive games with a reception. He tied a career high with nine receptions for 93 yards and his seventh touchdown of the season.
  • Dolapo Macarthy had at least five receptions for the third straight game, totaling five grabs for 37 yards
  • Gary Bush hauled in a career-high nine passes for 47 yards.
  • Josh Johnson set a career-high with 10 solo tackles.