Fast facts

League: NCAA Football

Team: Boilermakers

Head Coach: Gerad Parker

Team Mascot: Boilermaker Special

Year Opened: 1924

Capacity: 57236

City / State: West Lafayette / Indiana

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Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

Old Oaken Bucket

Rival Team: Indiana Hoosiers

The Purdue-Indiana rivalry is one of the biggest rivalries in the Big 10. Although the may be most intense in basketball, you’ll still find a good matchup on the gridiron. When these two Indiana-based teams face, fans know that there’s nothing else left to do but also put their game face on. Each game always gives that “now or never” feeling, and it’s something a real fan can never miss!!

Purdue Cannon

Rival Team: Illinois Fighting Illini

The winner of the annual Purdue-Illinois matchup takes home the Purdue Cannon. The two Big Ten West schools have an intense rivalry on the gridiron, so don’t miss it when the Illini come to West Lafayette.

SuperTailgate Awards

Fast facts

League: NCAA Football

Team: Boilermakers

Head Coach: Gerad Parker

Team Mascot: Boilermaker Special

Year Opened: 1924

Capacity: 57236

City / State: West Lafayette / Indiana