About Old Oaken Bucket Football Game - Indiana vs. Purdue

The Purdue University and Indiana University football rivalry began in 1891. They compete for possession of the Old Oaken Bucket, an oak bucket used in a southern Indiana well in the 1840s. The winner of the game gets to add an "I" or "P" to the bucket chain. Purdue leads the rivarly in wins so far, but IU took home the Old Oaken Bucket in 2019. The two storied programs will duke it out in Bloomington on November 28th.