Caleb Swanigan Overcame Childhood Obesity to Play at College Level with Purdue

Rivea RuffContributorMarch 19, 2017

Purdue forward Caleb Swanigan overcame at least one major obstacle to get where he is.

As a child, Swanigan struggled with obesity. However, through hard work and dedication, he was able to get to a healthy weight and make his way to the Big Ten.

The 6'9" Swanigan's prowess on the court has aided the fourth-seeded Boilermakers in their 2016-17 NCAA tournament run to the Sweet 16.

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