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Gameday: Miami at Purdue - Nov. 29

Nov. 26, 2011



Miami vs. Purdue – Big 10/ACC Challenge
     Nov. 29, 2011 | 9 p.m. | Mackey Arena | ESPN2 | ESPN3
     560 WQAM Radio | Sirius 94
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Miami 4-0 (0-0)
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Purdue (6-1 )

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The Game
Miami (4-1) travels to West Lafayette, Ind., to face RV/RV Purdue (6-1) in the Big 10/ACC Challenge on Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 9 p.m.

The Series
Miami trails the all-time series with Purdue 0-2, with both games being played at neutral sites. On March 14,1999, Miami lost 73-63 to Purdue in the NCAA Tournament in Boston. In their first meeting, the Boilermakers won 110-82 at the Eastern Airlines Palm Beach Classic on Dec. 30, 1987.

The Broadcasts
Catch the game on ESPN2 with Bob Wischusen and Stephen Bardo making the call. Also watch online at
The game will also be carried live by 560 WQAM Radio with Joe Zagacki (play-by-play) and Josh Darrow (analyst).

The Coach
Miami: Head coach Jim Larranaga is in his 28th season as a head coach and first at Miami. He has posted a 474-345 overall record and holds a 447-309 record in D-I games. Coach L was also the head coach of D-II American International for two years.

The Weather
Projected temperatures on game day: Miami – 63/74 | West Lafayette – 27/39