100 Days of the Big Ten Medal of Honor: Day 97

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Father/Son duo
Purdue's Robbie Hummel was awarded the Big Ten Medal of Honor in 2012, while his father, Glenn, won the award in 1976 while playing tennis for Illinois. The younger Hummel was a three-time first-team All-Big Ten selection, finishing his collegiate career with 1,772 points, 862 rebounds and 268 assists. The three-time Academic All-Big Ten honoree was Purdue's first-ever Senior CLASS Award winner, while he also helped lead Team USA to the bronze medal at the 2009 World University Games. As for Robbie's father, Glenn was a four-year letterwinner for the Illini, earning All-Big Ten distinction his senior season. He was just the second Illinois men's tennis player to earn the Big Ten Medal of Honor.

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