1999 Purdue Boilermakers football team

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1999 Purdue Boilermakers football
Outback Bowl, L 25-28 OT vs. Georgia
Conference Big Ten Conference
Ranking
AP No. 25
1999 record 7–5 (4–4 Big Ten)
Head coach Joe Tiller (3rd season)
Offensive coordinator Jim Chaney (3rd season)
Offensive scheme Spread offense
Defensive coordinator Brock Spack (3rd season)
Base defense 4–3
Captain Adrian Beasley
Captain Drew Brees
Home stadium Ross–Ade Stadium
(Capacity: 67,332)
Seasons
← 1998
2000 →
1999 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
No. 4 Wisconsin $   7 1         10 2  
No. 5 Michigan %   6 2         10 2  
No. 7 Michigan State   6 2         10 2  
No. 11 Penn State   5 3         10 3  
No. 18 Minnesota   5 3         8 4  
No. 24 Illinois   4 4         8 4  
No. 25 Purdue   4 4         7 5  
Ohio State   3 5         6 6  
Indiana   3 5         4 7  
Northwestern   1 7         3 8  
Iowa   0 8         1 10  
  • $ – BCS representative as conference champion
  • % – BCS at-large representative
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1999 Purdue Boilermakers football team represented Purdue University during the 1999 NCAA Division I-A football season. They played their home games at Ross–Ade Stadium in West Lafayette, Indiana and were members of the Big Ten Conference.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 4 6:00 PM at Central Florida* No. 22 Citrus BowlOrlando, FL ESPN+ W 47–13   40,112
September 11 2:30 PM No. 16 Notre Dame* No. 20 Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN (Shillelagh) ABC W 28–23   69,843
September 18 11:00 AM Central Michigan* No. 14 Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN ESPN+ W 58–16   58,349
September 25 11:00 AM Northwestern No. 13 Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN ESPN2 W 31–23   58,620
October 2 11:00 AM at No. 4 Michigan No. 11 Michigan StadiumAnn Arbor, MI ESPN L 12–38   111,468
October 9 2:30 PM at No. 21 Ohio State No. 17 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH ABC L 22–25   93,766
October 16 2:30 PM No. 5 Michigan Statedagger No. 20 Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN ABC W 52–28   68,216
October 23 2:30 PM No. 2 Penn State No. 16 Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN ABC L 25–31   68,355
October 30 12:00 PM at Minnesota No. 18 Hubert H. Humphrey MetrodomeMinneapolis, MN ESPN W 33–28   48,869
November 6 3:30 PM No. 10 Wisconsin No. 17 Ross–Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN ABC L 21–28   67,308
November 20 12:00 PM at Indiana No. 19 Memorial StadiumBloomington, IN (Old Oaken Bucket) ESPN W 30–24   51,344
January 1 11:00 AM vs. No. 21 Georgia* No. 19 Raymond James StadiumTampa, FL (Outback Bowl) ESPN L 25–28 OT  54,059
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll. All times are in Eastern Time.

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Game summaries[edit]

Notre Dame[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Notre Dame 10 6 7 0 23
Purdue 7 7 8 6 28

Indiana[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
• Purdue 9 8 6 7 30
Indiana 14 3 7 0 24

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Outback Bowl[edit]

Roster[edit]

1999 Purdue Boilermakers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 15 Brees, DrewDrew Brees Jr
OT 77 Gorin, BrandonBrandon Gorin Redshirt.svg Jr
OT 78 Light, MattMatt Light Redshirt.svg Jr
WR 14 Sutherland, VinnyVinny Sutherland Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 13 Ayodele, AkinAkin Ayodele So
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Awards[edit]

  • All-Americans: Drew Brees (Playboy, Preseason)
  • All-Big Ten: Akin Ayodele (2nd), Adrian Beasley (2nd), Drew Brees (1st), Chris Daniels (1st), Matt Light (2nd), Dave Nugent (2nd), Tim Stratton (1st)
  • Team MVP: Chris Daniels

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 2011 Purdue football information guide
  2. ^ Purdue Official Athletic Site - Football - Archives. Retrieved 2014-Sep-20.
  3. ^ 2011 Purdue football information guide

External links[edit]