Purdue rallies in second half for win over Valparaiso

Boilers trail by 11 points at halftime
Posted at 9:34 PM, Dec 04, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-04 21:34:59-05

WEST LAFAYETTE — Purdue slept in the first half but woke up in the second and came away with a 68-61 win over Valparaiso Friday at Mackey Arena.

Valpo owned an 11-point halftime lead, but was outscored 45-27 in the second. Still, the Crusaders hung around, and pulled to within three points with one minute to go.

Sasha Stefanovic's 19-points was best for Purdue. Trevion Williams had 17-points to go along with 11-rebounds.

Nick Robinson led the Crusaders with 15-points.

The Boilermakers are 3-1 this season. Valpo falls to 0-3.