Purdue releases awesome hype video before rivalry showdown with Indiana
There isn’t a much better way to close out the college basketball season in Indiana.
Saturday afternoon, a rivalry is renewed as No. 23 Purdue hosts in-state rival Indiana at Mackey Arena in the final game of the regular season for both teams. The Boilermakers are attempting to secure a Top 4 spot in the B1G Tournament next week while the Hoosiers are hoping to play their way back into the NCAA tournament conversation.
Before Saturday’s matchup, Purdue dropped an awesome hype video to get fans amped up for the rivalry contest. It’ll have folks in Boilermaker country ready to run through a brick wall:
Amped up!!!! pic.twitter.com/Z9PkRnVYyF
— 📝 Chris Forman (@Forman) March 6, 2021
Purdue has won the last eight games against Indiana. The Boilers won the first matchup of the season 81-69 in Bloomington. Hoosiers head coach Archie Miller has never won a game in the rivalry.
The Boilermakers are 17-8 on the season with a 12-6 record in B1G play. IU comes into the game with a 12-13 mark and sits 7-11 in conference games.
Tip-off is set for 2 p.m. ET with the game airing on ESPN.