Purdue’s leading rusher Horvath out 4-8 weeks with broken leg

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WANE) – Purdue’s leading rusher Zander Horvath will miss the next 4-to-8 weeks as the running back suffered a broken fibula in this past Saturday’s win over UConn.

Despite leaving the game early, Horvath leads Purdue with 23 carries for 89 rushing yards and 1 rushing TD so far this season.

Horvath led the Boilermakers last year with 89 carries for 442 yards and 2 rushing touchdowns.

Purdue is 2-0 on the season and travels to Notre Dame for a 2:30 p.m. kick off on Saturday.

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