David Blough named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week

The fifth-year senior quarterback set Purdue's new single-game record with 572 passing yards in a 40-37 loss to Missouri on Saturday.

Posted: Sep 17, 2018 11:47 PM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — The Big Ten Conference recognized David Blough as its offensive player of the week. 

The fifth-year senior quarterback set Purdue's new single-game record with 572 passing yards in a 40-37 loss to Missouri on Saturday.

Blough completed 39-of-55 passes for three touchdowns and one interception. He also rushed for another score.

Blough's 590 yards from scrimmage established a new Big Ten record. The quarterback was also honored as the Rose Bowl Big Ten Player of the Week.

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