1999 Purdue Boilermakers football
Outback Bowl, L 25-28 OT vs. Georgia
Conference Big Ten Conference
Ranking
AP #25
1999 record 7–5 (4–4 Big Ten)
Head coach Joe Tiller (3rd year)
Offensive coordinator Jim Chaney (3rd year)
Offensive scheme Spread offense
Defensive coordinator Brock Spack (3rd year)
Base defense 4–3
Captain Adrian Beasley
Captain Drew Brees
Home stadium Ross–Ade Stadium
(Capacity: 67,332)
Seasons
« 1998 2000 »
1999 Big Ten football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#4/4 Wisconsin   7 1         10 2  
#5/5 Michigan   6 2         10 2  
#7/7 Michigan State   6 2         10 2  
#11/11 Penn State   0* 3         0* 3  
#18/17 Minnesota   5 3         8 4  
#24/25 Illinois   4 4         8 4  
#25/NR Purdue   4 4         7 5  
Ohio State   3 5         6 6  
Indiana   3 5         4 7  
Northwestern   1 7         3 8  
Iowa   0 8         1 10  
† – BCS representative as champion
‡ – BCS at-large representative

The 1999 Purdue Boilermakers football team represented Purdue University during the 1999 NCAA Division I-A football season. They played their home games at Ross–Ade Stadium in West Lafayette, Indiana and were members of the Big Ten Conference.

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 46:00 PMat Central Florida*No. 22ESPN+W 47–1340,112
September 112:30 PMNo. 16 Notre Dame*No. 20ABCW 28–2369,843
September 1811:00 AMCentral Michigan*No. 14
  • Ross–Ade Stadium
  • West Lafayette, IN
ESPN+W 58–1658,349
September 2511:00 AMNorthwesternNo. 13
  • Ross–Ade Stadium
  • West Lafayette, IN
ESPN2W 31–2358,620
October 211:00 AMat No. 4 MichiganNo. 11ESPNL 12–38111,468
October 92:30 PMat No. 21 Ohio StateNo. 17ABCL 22–2593,766
October 162:30 PMNo. 5 Michigan StatedaggerNo. 20
  • Ross–Ade Stadium
  • West Lafayette, IN
ABCW 52–2868,216
October 232:30 PMNo. 2 Penn StateNo. 16
  • Ross–Ade Stadium
  • West Lafayette, IN
ABCL 25–3168,355
October 3012:00 PMat MinnesotaNo. 18ESPNW 33–2848,869
November 63:30 PMNo. 10 WisconsinNo. 17
  • Ross–Ade Stadium
  • West Lafayette, IN
ABCL 21–2867,308
November 2012:00 PMat IndianaNo. 19ESPNW 30–2451,344
January 111:00 AMvs. No. 21 Georgia*No. 19ESPNL 25–28 OT54,059
  • *Non-conference game
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

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Game summaries[edit | edit source]

Notre Dame[edit | edit source]

by Quarter 1 2 3 4 Total
Notre Dame 10 6 7 0 23
Purdue 7 7 8 6 28


Indiana[edit | edit source]

by Quarter 1 2 3 4 Total
• Purdue 9 8 6 7 30
Indiana 14 3 7 0 24

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Outback Bowl[edit | edit source]

Roster[edit | edit source]

1999 Purdue Boilermakers football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
QB 15 Brees, DrewDrew Brees Jr
OT 77 Gorin, BrandonBrandon Gorin 10px Jr
OT 78 Light, MattMatt Light 10px Jr
WR 14 Sutherland, VinnyVinny Sutherland Jr
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 13 Ayodele, AkinAkin Ayodele So
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured Injured
  • Redshirt Redshirt

Awards[edit | edit source]

  • All-Americans: Drew Brees (Playboy, Preseason)
  • All-Big Ten: Akin Ayodele (2nd), Adrian Beasley (2nd), Drew Brees (1st), Chris Daniels (1st), Matt Light (2nd), Dave Nugent (2nd), Tim Stratton (1st)
  • Team MVP: Chris Daniels

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 2011 Purdue football information guide
  2. Purdue Official Athletic Site - Football - Archives. Retrieved 2014-Sep-20.
  3. 2011 Purdue football information guide

External links[edit | edit source]

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