NATIONAL TITLE GAME SUMMARY!!! PURDUE WINS!! PURDUE WINS!! PURDUE WINS!! PURDUE WINS!!!!!!! Purdue shows the country why they have belonged on top of the College Football World! 1st Quarter.. UT won the toss and wanted the ball... Intensity was through the roof!(i had the surround sound cranked up!) Purdue set the ball ready for play and broke the huddle, blasting the ball down the field to UT returner Krikendoll. He was blasted down at the 23yard line... The Boilers rolled out onto the field behind their heart and soul, Ryan Kerrigan.. The 6'4 265 DE has had the best season ever for a DE.. his 82 Speed and 84 Strength have lead him to a Career Total 38 sacks... with 29 coming in 2010 alone... also the winner of the Bednarik and Lombardi trophies... UT came out with Harris in the shotgun.. when the ball snapped the heat was on and UT wasnt ready for what Purdue had unleashed. UT quickly went 3 and out was forced to punt, the energy on the Purdue sideline was at its climax of intensity. Purdue got the ball and showed why the are best team at running the football.. Down the field they marched until Caleb TerBush was hit from behind on a late hit penalty and back up Henry came in and connected with G. Holmes from 33yards out to give Purdue its first lead... UT got the ball back and again was crushed under the immense pressure from Purdue.. Purdue got the ball back and quickly went to work. TerBush came back in and again hooked up with Holmes this time from 22 yards out. UT would get the ball back with 60 seconds left in the quarter.. 14-0 Purdue.. 2nd Quarter... UT was able to get in on a 3down run by Cody Johnson from the inch line. 14-7 Purdue.. Purdue would drive down to the UT 1 yard line and would be stuffed as TerBush slipped down an option just shy of the goal line.. Texas quickly punted the ball back after going 3 n out. The punt was a shank and Purdue got the ball back in the redzone.. Again the Horns stood tall this time knocking out Heisman Winner Ralph Bolden for the remainder of the quarter.. Purdue again failed to score from 1yard out. UT got the ball back was again unable to move the all on the Purdue defense.. Purdue got the ball back on the 40yard line and was able to drive down and back up TB George Brigandi used the Crazy Train(wildcat) formation to run in from 6 yards out. 21-7 head to the break.. 3rd Quarter... Purdue got the ball to start but could engineer anything and was forced to punt. UT got the ball and put together one of its better drives going down and getting another Cody Johnson TD run from 2yards out.. Purdue would eat up the remaining 3:18 in the 3rd on a long 45yard drive which ended with a 51yard field goal by Wiggs. 24-14. 4th Quarter... UT would not get any closer to Purdue as they forced UT to punt with 4mins left to go.. Purdue hit 6 3rd downs on the next drive which was capped off by a Ralph Bolden TD run from 4yards out. UT put its best drive together getting down the field with no timeouts and backup QB Gilbert ran in from 2 yards out. Purdue got the ball back and was going to run the clock out when Bolden busted loose before being shoved out at the 1 yard line. Bolden ended all hopes of a comeback with a 1yard TD run plowing over a UT defender to give Purdue the Crystal Ball with a 38-21 win.. FINAL PURDUE 38 TEXAS 21. STATS PURDUE QB - TerBush 12- 26 237 Yrds 1TD - Henry 3 - 4 54 Yrds 1TD TB - Bolden 29CAR 108Yrds 2TDs - Brigandi 8 25Yrds 1TD WR - Smith 2 - 56Yrds - Gravesande 2 - 43Yrds - Holmes 5 - 83Yrds 2TDs - Thomas 2 - 51Yrds DEF - Kerrigan - 2 Sacks - TEAM 2 Pass Deflections TEXAS QB - Harris 8 - 11 68Yrds - Gilbert 10 - 15 144Yrds TB - Johnson 13CAR 49Yrds 2TDs WR - Williams - 4 - 37Yrds - Johnson - 4 - 52Yrds - Irby - 4 - 37Yrds DEF 5TFLs TEAM STATS PURDUE OFFENSE TOTAL 442 RUSHING 151 - 3TDs PASSING 15-30 291Yrds 2TDs 3RD DOWN 8-15 TEXAS OFFENSE TOTAL 235 RUSHING 23Yrds 3TDs Passing 212Yrds 3RD DOWN 2-7 will post vids and pics tomorrow. MERRY CHRISTMAS !!!