Edey scores 30 as No. 1 Purdue surges past Penn State 76-63
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Zach Edey scored 30 points, grabbed 13 rebounds and helped a furious 12-0 run to start the second half as No. 1 Purdue rallied to defeat Penn State 76-63 before a sold-out crowd at the Palestra. Fletcher Loyer scored 17 points while Braden Smith added 15 to help the Boilermakers improve to 15-1 overall and post back-to-back road conference wins after Monday’s home loss to Rutgers knocked Purdue from the ranks of the undefeated. Despite Jalen Pickett’s 26 points, Penn State fell to 0-13 lifetime when facing the top-ranked team in the nation.
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