2010–11 Purdue Boilermakers men's basketball team

The 2010–11 Purdue Boilermakers men's basketball team represented Purdue University. The head coach was Matt Painter, in his sixth season with the Boilers. The team played its home games in Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Indiana, and was a member of the Big Ten Conference.

2010–11 Purdue Boilermakers men's basketball
Purdue Boilermakers logo.svg
NCAA Tournament, Third Round
ConferenceBig Ten Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 17
APNo. 13
2010–11 record26–8 (14–4 Big Ten)
Head coachMatt Painter (6th Season)
Assistant coachPaul Lusk
Assistant coachJack Owens
Assistant coachMike Jackson
Home arenaMackey Arena
Seasons
2010–11 Big Ten Conference men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
No. 1 Ohio State 16 2   .889     34 3   .919
No. 13 Purdue 14 4   .778     26 8   .765
No. 16 Wisconsin 13 5   .722     25 9   .735
Michigan 9 9   .500     21 14   .600
Illinois 9 9   .500     20 14   .588
Penn State 9 9   .500     19 15   .559
Michigan State 9 9   .500     19 15   .559
Northwestern 7 11   .389     20 14   .588
Minnesota 6 12   .333     17 14   .548
Iowa 4 14   .222     11 20   .355
Indiana 3 15   .167     12 20   .375
2011 Big Ten Tournament winner
Rankings from AP Poll[1][2]

Purdue finished the season 26–8, 14–4 in Big Ten play to finish in second place. As the No. 2 seed in the Big Ten Tournament, they lost to Michigan State in the quarterfinals. They received a bid to the NCAA Tournament as No. 3 seed in the Southwest Region. They defeated Saint Peter's in the Second Round before losing to eventual Final Four participant VCU in the Third Round.

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Season notesEdit

  • After initially entering their names into the 2010 NBA Draft, both E'Twaun Moore and JaJuan Johnson removed their names from consideration on May 8, 2010, and announced their intentions to return for their senior seasons.
  • On October 4, 2010, Robbie Hummel, Moore, and Johnson were named to the John R. Wooden Award Pre-Season watch list. Purdue was the only school with three individuals recognized on the list of 50 possible candidates.
  • On October 16, Hummel re-tore the same ACL that he had injured the previous season during team practice and will miss the season.[3] Hummel has stated that he plans to take a medical redshirt and prepare for the 2011–12 season.[4]
  • Johnson was named a Preseason First-Team All-American by the Associated Press and ESPN.
  • Both Moore and Johnson were named to the Preseason First-Team All-Big Ten Team.
  • Junior John Hart received a fracture in his foot in early December. He returned against West Virginia on January 16.[5]
  • E'Twaun Moore became the program's career record holder for minutes played, three point field goals made, and most starts.
  • E'Twaun Moore scored a career high 38 points against Ohio State,[6] the most points in a game by a Boiler since Glenn Robinson in 1994.
  • E'Twaun Moore scored his 2,000th career point against Ohio State on February 20, 2011.
  • JaJuan Johnson scored a career high 31 points against Indiana State.
  • E'Twaun Moore made a career high 7 three-point field goals multiple times against Northwestern and Ohio State.
  • Junior Ryne Smith was named Big Ten Co-Player of the Week, averaging 19 points and shooting 11–14 beyond the arc in wins against Penn State and Iowa.
  • JaJuan Johnson was named a Sporting News Midseason First-Team All-American
  • Purdue defeated back-to-back top ten teams at home for the first time in school history (#10 Wisconsin, #2 Ohio State)
  • JaJuan Johnson tied a career high 7 blocks against Michigan State on February 27, 2011. In the same contest, he tallied a career high 17 rebounds.
  • Purdue went undefeated at home, going 16–0, for the first time since the 1968–1969 season.
  • At the conclusion of the regular season, JaJuan Johnson was named the Big Ten Conference Player of the Year, as well as the Big Ten Conference Defensive Player of the Year.
  • Matt Painter was named consecutive Big Ten Conference Coach of the Year honors.
  • E'Twaun Moore was named First Team-All Big Ten for consecutive seasons.
  • Kelsey Barlow was suspended on March 15, three days before the Boilermakers played their second-round game against St. Peter's.[7]

RosterEdit

2010–11 Purdue Boilermakers men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Hometown
G 0 Terone Johnson 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 211 lb (96 kg) Fr Indianapolis, IN
G 1 Anthony Johnson   6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Fr Chicago, IL
PG 2 Bubba Day 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 195 lb (88 kg) Jr West Lafayette, IN
F 4 Robbie Hummel     6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 228 lb (103 kg) Sr Valparaiso, IN
G 12 Kelsey Barlow (S) 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 193 lb (88 kg) So Indianapolis, IN
G 14 Dru Anthrop 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 175 lb (79 kg) So Lafayette, IN
G 21 DJ Byrd 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) 225 lb (102 kg) So Crawfordsville, IN
G 23 Lewis Jackson 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) 165 lb (75 kg) Jr Decatur, IL
G 24 Ryne Smith 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Jr Toledo, OH
F/C 25 JaJuan Johnson 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) 221 lb (100 kg) Sr Indianapolis, IN
G 32 John Hart 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 196 lb (89 kg) RS So Beech Grove, IN
G 33 E'Twaun Moore 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 191 lb (87 kg) Sr East Chicago, IN
F 41 Patrick Bade 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 229 lb (104 kg) So Indianapolis, IN
C 50 Travis Carroll 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 230 lb (104 kg) Fr Danville, IN
F 55 Aleksandar Marcius 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 257 lb (117 kg) RS Fr Nedelisce, Croatia
Head coach

Matt Painter (Purdue)

Assistant coach(es)

Paul Lusk (Southern Illinois)
Jack Owens (Eastern Illinois)
Mike Jackson (Detroit)


Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

Roster
Last update: 2010-05-09

Incoming recruitsEdit

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Anthony Johnson
SG
Chicago, IL Whitney Young Magnet High School 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) 175 lb (79 kg) Oct 6, 2008 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 89
Terone Johnson
PG
Indianapolis, IN North Central High School 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 180 lb (82 kg) Sep 21, 2008 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 92
Travis Carroll
C
Danville, IN Danville Community High School 6 ft 9 in (2.06 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Jun 21, 2008 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 93
Overall recruiting rankings:   Rivals: #9  ESPN: #9
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

  • "2010 Purdue Signees". Rivals.com. Retrieved August 26, 2009.
  • "2010 Purdue Signees". Scout.com. Retrieved August 26, 2009.
  • "2010 Purdue Signees". ESPN.com. Retrieved August 26, 2009.
  • "Scout.com Team Recruiting Rankings". Scout.com. Retrieved August 26, 2009.
  • "2010 Team Ranking". Rivals.com. Retrieved August 26, 2009.

|- style="border-bottom: 3px; text-align: center" | rowspan="2" | Chase Frey
PG | Rossville, IN | Rossville High School | 9 ft 11 in (3.02 m) | 92 lb (42 kg)

| class="nowrap" | Sep 21, 2008  |- style="text-align: center" | colspan="7" | Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 12

Schedule and resultsEdit

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
November 2*
7:00 PM, BTN
No. 14 Indianapolis W 83–59 
Mackey Arena 
West Lafayette, IN
November 9*
7:00 PM, BTN
No. 14 Midwestern State W 78–58 
Mackey Arena 
West Lafayette, IN
Non-conference regular season
November 17*
7:00 PM, BTN
No. 14 Alcorn State W 103–48  2–0
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
November 21*
7:00 PM, BTN
No. 14 Oakland
Chicago Invitational Challenge
W 82–67  3–0
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
November 23*
7:00 PM, ESPN3
No. 10 Austin Peay
Chicago Invitational Challenge
W 87–65  4–0
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
November 26*
8:30 PM, BTN
No. 10 vs. Southern Illinois
Chicago Invitational Challenge
W 79–60  5–0
Sears Centre (3,392)
Hoffman Estates, IL
November 27*
8:30 PM, BTN
No. 10 vs. Richmond
Chicago Invitational Challenge
L 54–65  5–1
Sears Centre (2,832)
Hoffman Estates, IL
December 1*
7:30 PM, ESPN
No. 22 at Virginia Tech
ACC-Big Ten Challenge
W 58–55 OT 6–1
Cassell Coliseum (9,847)
Blacksburg, VA
December 4*
3:30 PM, ESPN2
No. 22 Alabama W 66–47  7–1
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
December 7*
9:00 PM, ESPNU
No. 19 at Valparaiso W 76–58  8–1
Athletics–Recreation Center (5,432)
Valparaiso, IN
December 11*
6:30 PM, BTN
No. 19 North Florida W 77–57  9–1
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
December 18*
4:00 PM, BTN
No. 19 vs. Indiana State
Boilermaker Blockbuster
W 65–52  10–1
Conseco Fieldhouse (7,666)
Indianapolis, IN
December 21*
6:30 PM, BTN
No. 14 IPFW W 77–52  11–1
Mackey Arena (11,148)
West Lafayette, IN
Big Ten regular season
December 28
2:00 PM, BTN
No. 12 at Michigan W 80–57  12–1 (1–0)
Crisler Arena (13,751)
Ann Arbor, MI
December 31
12:00 PM, ESPN2
No. 12 Northwestern W 82–69  13–1 (2–0)
Mackey Arena (13,789)
West Lafayette, IN
January 5
6:30 PM, BTN
No. 11 at Penn State W 83–68  14–1 (3–0)
Bryce Jordan Center (5,342)
State College, PA
January 9
12:00 PM, BTN
No. 11 Iowa W 75–52  15–1 (4–0)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
January 13
7:00 PM, ESPN
No. 8 at Minnesota L 67–70  15–2 (4–1)
Williams Arena (14,625)
Minneapolis, MN
January 16*
1:30 PM, CBS
No. 8 at West Virginia L 64–68  15–3 (4–1)
WVU Coliseum (14,173)
Morgantown, WV
January 19
8:30 PM, BTN
No. 14 Penn State W 63–62  16–3 (5–1)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
January 22
9:00 PM, ESPN
No. 14 No. 17 Michigan State W 86–76  17–3 (6–1)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
January 25
9:00 PM, ESPN
No. 12 at No. 1 Ohio State L 67–87  17–4 (6–2)
Jerome Schottenstein Center (17,556)
Columbus, OH
January 29
1:00 PM, CBS
No. 12 No. 16 Minnesota W 73–61  18–4 (7–2)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
February 1
7:00 PM, ESPN
No. 11 at No. 19 Wisconsin L 59–66  18–5 (7–3)
Kohl Center (17,230)
Madison, WI
February 8
7:00 PM, ESPN
No. 14 Indiana W 67–53  19–5 (8–3)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
February 13
1:00 PM, CBS
No. 14 at Illinois W 81–70  20–5 (9–3)
Assembly Hall (16,618)
Champaign, IL
February 16
6:30 PM, BTN
No. 11 No. 10 Wisconsin W 70–62  21–5 (10–3)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
February 20
1:00 PM, CBS
No. 11 No. 2 Ohio State W 76–63  22–5 (11–3)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
February 23
8:30 PM, BTN
No. 8 at Indiana W 72–61  23–5 (12–3)
Assembly Hall (17,032)
Bloomington, IN
February 27
1:00 PM, ESPN
No. 8 at Michigan State W 67–47  24–5 (13–3)
Breslin Student Events Center (14,797)
East Lansing, MI
March 1
7:00 PM, ESPN
No. 6 Illinois W 75–67  25–5 (14–3)
Mackey Arena (14,123)
West Lafayette, IN
March 5
4:00 PM, ESPN
No. 6 at Iowa L 65–67  25–6 (14–4)
Carver-Hawkeye Arena (12,132)
Iowa City, IA
Big Ten Tournament
March 11
6:30 PM, BTN
No. 9 vs. (7) Michigan State
Quarterfinals
L 56–74  25–7
Conseco Fieldhouse 
Indianapolis, IN
NCAA Tournament
March 18*
7:20 PM, TNT
(3 SW) No. 13 vs. (14 SW) Saint Peter's
Second Round
W 65–43  26–7
United Center (N/A)
Chicago, IL
March 20*
7:10 PM, TBS
(3 SW) No. 13 vs. (11 SW) VCU
Third Round
L 76–94  26–8
United Center 
Chicago, IL
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time [8].

RankingsEdit

Poll Preseason Wk 1 Wk 2 Wk 3 Wk 4 Wk 5 Wk 6 Wk 7 Wk 8 Wk 9 Wk 10 Wk 11 Wk 12 Wk 13 Wk 14 Wk 15 Wk 16 Wk 17 Postseason Final
AP 14 14 10 22 19 19 14 12 11 8 14 12 11 14 11 8 6 9 13
Coaches 8 9 8 18 18 17 13 11 10 8 13 12 10 12 11 8 6 9 15 17

2011 Signing ClassEdit

The 2011 recruiting class was weak compared to Purdue's recent history recruiting. The class brought in two power forwards.[9] Donnie Hale was ranked the #25 power forward in this recruiting class.[9] Hale committed to Purdue June 23, 2009.[10] He transferred his sophomore year to the Bellarmine Knights.[11] Jacob Lawson was the #31 ranked power forward.[9] He committed to Purdue on April 28, 2011.[12]

US college sports recruiting information for high school athletes
Name Hometown High school / college Height Weight Commit date
Donnie Hale
PF
New Albany, IN New Albany Senior High School 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 190 lb (86 kg) Jun 23, 2009 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 91
Jacob Lawson
PF
Greensboro, NC Oak Ridge Military Academy 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 200 lb (91 kg) Sep 2, 2010 
Recruiting star ratings: Scout:    Rivals:    247SportsN/A    ESPN grade: 91
Overall recruiting rankings:
  • Note: In many cases, Scout, Rivals, 247Sports, and ESPN may conflict in their listings of height and weight.
  • In these cases, the average was taken. ESPN grades are on a 100-point scale.

Sources:

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2011 NCAA Men's Basketball Rankings". ESPN. Retrieved March 14, 2011.
  2. ^ "Big Ten Standings - 2010-11". ESPN. Retrieved March 26, 2011.
  3. ^ http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/news/story?id=5691032
  4. ^ http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/news/story?id=5708486
  5. ^ http://espn.go.com/ncb/player/profile?playerId=41905
  6. ^ http://espn.go.com/ncb/recap?gameId=310512509
  7. ^ "ESPN". www.espn.com. Retrieved March 15, 2011.
  8. ^ "[1]." purduesports.com. Retrieved on October 12, 2008.
  9. ^ a b c Estes, Geoff (November 11, 2011). "Big Ten Basketball: Ranking the Freshman Classes". Bleacher Report. Retrieved October 12, 2017.
  10. ^ "Donnie Hale Recruiting Profile". 247 Sports. Retrieved October 12, 2017.
  11. ^ Lintner, Jonathan (December 18, 2013). "Purdue transfer Donnie Hale now eligible for Bellarmine basketball team". courier-journal. Retrieved October 12, 2017.
  12. ^ "Jacob Lawson Recruiting Profile". 247 Sports. Retrieved October 12, 2017.