Purdue 60, Penn St. 42

Sunday, January 13, 2013 12:00 PM
Location - Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Indiana
Officials - Mike Eades, Tom Eades, Larry Scirotto
Attendance - 13222

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Penn St. 22 20 42
Purdue 30 30 60

Recap


Purdue 60, Penn State 42:
Ronnie Johnson scored 13 points and A.J. Hammons added 12 and 10 rebounds as the host Boilermakers rolled over the Nittany Lions.

D.J. Byrd went 3-for-4 from 3-point range en route to 12 points and Rapheal Davis scored 10 for Purdue (8-8, 2-2 Big Ten), which snapped a two-game slide thanks to a strong defensive effort.

Brandon Taylor scored 11 points on 4-for-14 shooting and was the only player to reach double figures for Penn State (8-8, 0-4), which shot 25.9 percent from the floor.

The Boilermakers shot 54.2 percent in the first half and ended the period with a 9-3 burst and took a 30-22 lead into the break.

Neither school managed a field goal for the first 4:44 of the second half and the Nittany Lions endured another drought of over four minutes between points as Purdue pulled away. Byrd’s 3-pointer made it a 40-28 gap with 11:11 to play and he added another from beyond the arc during a 7-0 burst that pushed it to 49-30 just under four minutes later.

GAME NOTEBOOK:
The Boilermakers struggled from the free throw line, going 10-for-21. Penn State went 9-for-12 from the stripe. … The Nittany Lions had 14 turnovers and only eight assists. They have a 32-to-59 assist-to-turnover ratio in four Big Ten games. … Purdue has won seven straight over Penn State in West Lafayette, Ind.

Penn St. Nittany Lions

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Jermaine Marshall 34:00 3-13 0-2 2-2 0 5 5 3 4 2 4 2 8
Sasa Borovnjak 25:00 1-6 0-0 3-4 2 1 3 1 1 4 1 0 5
D.J. Newbill 36:00 3-12 0-0 3-4 2 4 6 4 2 0 2 1 9
Ross Travis 34:00 2-7 0-0 1-2 3 5 8 0 2 1 3 0 5
Brandon Taylor 30:00 4-14 3-7 0-0 4 2 6 0 2 0 2 1 11
Patrick Ackerman 7:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 2
Jon Graham 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0
Akosa Maduegbunam 18:00 1-4 0-2 0-0 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 2
Kevin Montminy 5:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 0
Nick Colella 5:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Alan Wisniewski 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kevin Onyeaka 2:00 0-1 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 15-58 3-12 9-12 11 18 29 8 18 8 14 6 42
  25.9% 25.0% 75.0% Team Rebs: 4   Total TO: 14

Purdue Boilermakers

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
A.J. Hammons 29:00 4-7 0-0 4-7 3 7 10 2 1 0 4 5 12
Ronnie Johnson 37:00 6-12 0-0 1-4 0 4 4 3 2 1 2 0 13
D.J. Byrd 30:00 4-8 3-4 1-2 1 2 3 2 2 1 1 0 12
Terone Johnson 29:00 2-8 0-1 1-2 0 3 3 3 2 0 3 0 5
Rapheal Davis 22:00 3-7 1-2 3-6 2 3 5 1 3 1 2 0 10
Anthony Johnson 21:00 2-6 0-1 0-0 0 5 5 1 2 1 1 0 4
Travis Carroll 7:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jacob Lawson 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Donnie Hale 14:00 2-2 0-0 0-0 0 2 2 1 2 0 0 1 4
Dru Anthrop 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sandi Marcius 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Neal Beshears 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stephen Toyra 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 23-51 4-8 10-21 8 27 35 13 15 4 14 6 60
  45.1% 50.0% 47.6% Team Rebs: 7   Total TO: 14