1968 Purdue Boilermakers football team

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1968 Purdue Boilermakers football
Conference Big Ten Conference
Ranking
Coaches No. 11
AP No. 10
1968 record 8–2 (5–2 Big Ten)
Head coach Jack Mollenkopf
MVP Leroy Keyes
Home stadium Ross-Ade Stadium
Seasons
← 1967
1969 →
1968 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#1 Ohio State $ 7 0 0     10 0 0
#12 Michigan 6 1 0     8 2 0
#10 Purdue 5 2 0     8 2 0
Minnesota 5 2 0     6 4 0
Indiana 4 3 0     6 4 0
Iowa 4 3 0     5 5 0
Michigan State 2 5 0     5 5 0
Illinois 1 6 0     1 9 0
Northwestern 1 6 0     1 9 0
Wisconsin 0 7 0     0 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1968 Purdue Boilermakers football team represented Purdue University during the 1968 Big Ten Conference football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result
September 21 Virginia* No. 1 Ross-Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN W 44–6  
September 28 at No. 2 Notre Dame* No. 1 Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, IN (Shillelagh Trophy) W 37–22  
October 5 at Northwestern No. 1 Dyche StadiumEvanston, IL W 43–6  
October 12 at No. 4 Ohio State No. 1 Ohio StadiumColumbus, OH L 0–13  
October 19 Wake Forest* No. 5 Ross-Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN W 28–27  
October 26 Iowa No. 7 Ross-Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN W 44–14  
November 2 Illinois No. 6 Ross-Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN (Purdue Cannon) W 35–17  
November 9 at Minnesota No. 6 Memorial StadiumMinneapolis, MN L 13–27  
November 16 at Michigan State No. 15 Spartan StadiumEast Lansing, MI W 9–0  
November 23 Indiana No. 12 Ross-Ade Stadium • West Lafayette, IN (Old Oaken Bucket) W 38–35  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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