Vincent Edwards sat on the bench wearing a walking boot after spraining his left ankle in practice on Saturday.
Edwards, averaging 14.9 points and 7.8 rebounds per game, is officially listed as questionable for games against IL and Minnesota this week, coach Matt Painter said.
"Basketball was pretty fun today, " Mathias said.
Penn State had won four consecutive games, including six of its last seven games leading into Sunday's match-up. "We're trying to do it for 40 minutes, and people find that exciting".
The Nittany Lions can get back on the right track Wednesday against No. 17 MI in a game airing on the Big Ten Network at 7 p.m. ET. Penn State answered with a pair of free throws, and Purdue's offensive possession came up empty.
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Purdue had a 14-10 advantage in the points scored in the paint in the second half and added eight points to its totals off Penn State turnovers.
The Boilermakers had built a five-point lead, 13-8, in the first five minutes, but the Nittany Lions roared back with a 10-2 run to go up 18-15.
Chambers has talked to his players about being an "all-star" in their role, and he's seen the bench provide production in the past six games.
MSU kept the puck in the Penn State zone for long stretches in the third and peppered Jones.
Mathias was just 6 of 21 over the last three games, but finished Sunday's game 7 of 11 from the field.
Carsen Edwards converted a three-point play and later made a 3-pointer during the burst.
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"We told them in the locker room we just ran out of time". Penn State only had a 4 point lead by halftime, with a score of 36-32.
With Vincent Edwards out, Purdue used a different starting lineup for the first time after going with the same five through the first 28 games.
The release classified Edwards' status as "questionable" for next week's final regular-season games against IL and Minnesota.
Ohio State's Keita Bates-Diop had his second straight lackluster game, missing 12 of 17 shots and scoring 17 points.
Once Purdue took the lead, the Nittany Lions fought back thanks to a few timely buckets by Carr and Shep Garner.
Purdue: The Boilermakers are at IL on Thursday.
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