Barlow suspended for rest of season
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.
The announcement comes just three days before the Boilermakers take on St. Peter's in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
"We're committed to helping our players develop both on and off the court," Purdue coach Matt Painter said in a released statement. "This is unfortunate and disappointing, but we'll move forward as a team."
No additional information on Barlow's suspension was provided.
Barlow was averaging 5.1 points and 2.9 rebounds per game for a Purdue team that finished second in the Big Ten this season, earning a three-seed in the NCAA Tournament's Southwest region.
The 6-foot-5 sophomore was playing 19.5 minutes per game as a key contributor off the bench for the Boilermakers this season.