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RIVALRY TRADITIONS

With the creation of the two Big Ten Divisions, Legends and Leaders, some of the traditional rivalry games have unfortunately been diminished, given that the teams will no longer play each other every year. Given that they are all in the Leaders Division, Purdue will keep both of its annual meetings with rivals Indiana and Illinois.  

 

 

 

 

PURDUE vs. INDIANA

CRIMSON & GOLD CUP An all-sport rivalry between Purdue and Indiana, this rivalry is conside... (more)

PURDUE vs. ILLINOIS

THE PURDUE CANNON In 1905, a group of Purdue students took the cannon to Champaign in anticipation of firing it to celebrate a Boiler victory. The cannon was confiscated during the game, and was reportedl... (more)