Will the Boilermakers miss Hummel?

Answering five key questions about the Big Ten conference

Updated: November 5, 2010, 3:34 PM ET
By Eric Angevine | ESPN Insider
Robbie Hummel Chris Gardner/Getty ImagesJust how much will Robbie Hummel be missed?

How will Robbie Hummel's absence effect Purdue?

Hoops nation felt a collective punch to the gut when Robbie Hummel went down in his first practice of the new season. He injured the same knee that kept him out of the NCAA tournament last season; it will do the same this year, with the entire regular season tacked on.