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May 12, 2012

Quinnette soaks in Purdue’s title

Baseball team clinches a share of first Big Ten crown since 1909

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WEST LAFAYETTE —

Purdue does have a plan in place to host an NCAA regional at the U.S. Steel yard in Gary, home of the independent Gary Southshore Railcats. Purdue also has been in contact with the Cubs to potentially host at Wrigley Field, since the Cubs are out of town during the first weekend of June when Purdue needs a place to play.

“These last five regular-season games are really important, especially for our national seed and our ranking,” Quinnette said. “For now we need to focus on these next five games, then we’ll concern ourselves with where we’re going in the NCAAs.”

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