Purdue celebrates (Purdue photo)


Purdue Ready To Ride Magical Start Into Big Ten Play


NORMAL, Ill. – Purdue entered its St. Patrick’s Day matchup at Illinois State, what was supposed to be the first game of a four-game series, with a perfect 15-0 record. The Boilermakers were the last remaining undefeated team in Division I Baseball, and it seemed fitting that head coach Greg Goff was tasked to continue that streak against a familiar face.

Illinois State Head Coach Steve Holm served as an assistant with Goff, who was at the time a volunteer assistant, under then-Purdue Head Coach Mark Wasikowski in 2017. Holm took the head coaching job at Illinois State after that season[…]