|1962 Purdue Boilermakers football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1962 record||4–4–1 (3–3 Big Ten)|
|Head coach||Jack Mollenkopf (7th season)|
|Home stadium||Ross–Ade Stadium|
|1962 Big Ten football standings|
|#2/2 Wisconsin †||6||–||1||–||0||8||–||2||–||0|
|#NR/13 Ohio State||4||–||2||–||0||6||–||3||–||0|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll / Coaches' Poll
The 1962 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1962 Big Ten Conference football season. In their seventh season under head coach Jack Mollenkopf, the Boilermakers compiled a 4–4–1 record, finished in fifth place in the Big Ten Conference with a 3–3 record against conference opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 141 to 68.
Notable players from the 1962 Purdue football team included quarterback Ron DiGravio, fullback Roy Walker, end Forest Farmer, and tackle Don Brumm. Brumm was selected as a first-team All-American in 1962 by both the Associated Press and the Football Writers Association of America.
|September 22||at No. 10 Washington*||No. 7||T 7–7|
|October 6||at Notre Dame*||W 24–6|
|October 13||Miami (OH)*||No. 9||L 7–10|
|October 20||Michigan||W 37–0|
|October 27||at Iowa||W 26–3|
|November 3||Illinois||L 10–14|
|November 10||at Michigan State||W 17–9|
|November 17||at No. 8 Minnesota||L 6–7|
|November 24||Indiana||L 7–12|
- ↑ "Purdue Yearly Results (1960-1964)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/p/purdue/1960-1964_yearly_results.php. Retrieved December 8, 2015.
- ↑ "1962 Purdue Boilermakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/purdue/1962-schedule.html. Retrieved December 6, 2015.