|1960 Purdue Boilermakers football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1960 record||4–4–1 (3–4 Big Ten)|
|Home stadium||Ross–Ade Stadium|
|1960 Big Ten Conference football standings|
|No. 1 Minnesota +||6||–||1||–||0||8||–||2||–||0|
|No. 3 Iowa +||5||–||1||–||0||8||–||1||–||0|
|No. 8 Ohio State||5||–||2||–||0||7||–||2||–||0|
|No. 15 Michigan State||4||–||2||–||0||6||–||2||–||1|
|No. 19 Purdue||3||–||4||–||0||4||–||4||–||1|
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1960 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1960 Big Ten Conference football season. In their fifth season under head coach Jack Mollenkopf, the Boilermakers compiled a 4–4–1 record, finished in a four-way tie for fifth place in the Big Ten Conference with a 3–4 record against conference opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 212 to 163.
|September 24||No. 8 UCLA*||T 27–27|
|October 1||at No. 12 Notre Dame*||W 51–19|
|October 8||at Wisconsin||No. 7||L 13–24|
|October 15||No. 3 Ohio State||W 24–21|
|October 22||at No. 1 Iowa||No. 10||L 14–21|
|October 29||Illinois||L 12–14|
|November 5||at No. 17 Michigan State||L 13–17|
|November 12||at No. 1 Minnesota||W 23–14|
|November 19||Indiana||W 35–6|
- QB Bernie Allen
- E John Elwell
- HB Jim Tiller
- Willie Jones 25 rushes, 111 yards 
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