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Purdue blows out Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) - David Blough passed for one touchdown and ran for another as Purdue dominated Missouri, 35-3 in a nonconference football battle Saturday.
    
The Boilermakers head into Big Ten Conference play just one win shy of last year's total. It's the fewest points allowed by Purdue (2-1) since a 59-0 win over Southeast Missouri State in 2011.
    
As usual, Purdue used a two-quarterback system, and both played well. David Blough completed 22 of 28 passes for 187 yards and one touchdown. Elijah Sindelar completed 4 of 6 passes for 85 yards and one touchdown. Tario Fuller carried 19 times for 90 yards and a score.
    
Purdue scored touchdowns on its first three drives and led 28-3 at halftime.
    
Missouri's listless performance was best illustrated by one series in the second quarter in which the Tigers committed penalties on four consecutive plays - three false starts and a holding infraction.
    
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9/16/2017 7:43:32 PM (GMT -4:00)

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