WEST LAFAYETTE -- Matt Painter expects more. He has to. The Purdue Boilers are fighting for NCAA tourney relevance. There is time, but that grows short. There are 11 regular-season game opportunities left, but only two against a ranked team.
WEST LAFAYETTE – Did you see this coming, Basil Smotherman's transformation from Purdue invisible man to game changer to comedian?
WEST LAFAYETTE -- Purdue's Rapheal Davis played beyond his norm. He credited his father, Navy Seal team training, coaches and teammates.