Purdue's Jeff Brohm receives national honor following upset of Iowa
Purdue is coming off a huge upset win over previously ranked No. 2 Iowa on the road last Saturday, winning 24-7 in Kinnick Stadium.
The win vaulted the Boilermakers into the AP Top-25 right at No. 25 in the Week 8 edition of the poll.
Head coach Jeff Brohm received national honors for his teams’ performance against the Hawkeyes.
Brohm was named the DoddTrophy Coach of the Week.
— The Dodd Trophy (@thedoddtrophy) October 19, 2021
Brohm and the Boilermakers have had the Hawkeyes number the past few years as they have beaten the Hawkeyes in 4 out of the last 5 meetings.
The Boilermakers are 4-2 on the season and 1-1 in B1G play. They have wins over Oregon State, UCONN, Illinois and No. 11 Iowa. Their 2 losses are against No. 13 Notre Dame and Minnesota.
The Boilermakers still have to play 2 AP Top-25 opponents this season. They are at home against No. 9 Michigan State and on the road at No. 5 Ohio State.
Purdue welcomes Wisconsin to West Lafayette, IN., this weekend at 3:00 ET on BTN.