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Penn State Football: Nittany Lions To Face No. 17 Memphis In Cotton Bowl

Penn State Football: Nittany Lions To Face No. 17 Memphis In Cotton Bowl

- Ben Jones

Penn State football will face No. 17 Memphis in the Cotton Bowl on December 28th in Dallas, Texas. The Nittany Lions were narrowly edged out by Wisconsin for a place in the Rose Bowl despite the Badgers' 34-21 loss to Ohio State in the Big Ten title game on Saturday night.


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The Year-End Financial Wrap-Up
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The Year-End Financial Wrap-Up
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Brittany N. Cox
This time of year involves a lot of wrapping. We are wrapping gifts, wrapping up the year, and even wrapping up a decade. With holiday spending in full swing and tax season on its way, you’ll want to include a financial wrap-up, too. Doing this before the end of the year gives you the chance to ma [Read More]
Penn State Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Princeton in NCAA Tournament Opener Penn State Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Princeton in NCAA Tournament Opener
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
Penn State women’s volleyball (25-5, 17-3 Big Ten) began the 2019 NCAA Tournament with a bang, sweeping Princeton at Rec Hall Friday night. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling Downs Lehigh Penn State Wrestling Downs Lehigh
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
A new winning streak began for Penn State wrestling on Friday night. Two weeks after their first dual loss in nearly five years, the Nittany Lions got back to their winning ways during a visit to in-state rival Lehigh, the teams’ 108th all-time meeting, winning 23-10. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin's Contract Extended Through 2025 Penn State Football: James Franklin's Contract Extended Through 2025
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football coach James Franklin has signed a new six-year contract, extending his tenure with the Nittany Lions through at least 2025. Franklin is on the tail end of his sixth year at Penn State. [Read More]
State High Alum Kyla Irwin Finds Her Niche as a UConn Huskie
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State High Alum Kyla Irwin Finds Her Niche as a UConn Huskie
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
It would have been easy for Kyla Irwin to enter a good women’s collegiate basketball program in the fall of 2016. But Irwin, holder of State High’s career records for points (2,032) and rebounds (1,188), didn’t make the safe choice. She wanted to pursue her dream. And that meant saying “yes [Read More]
McDaniel Scores 40 as Lady Lions Beat Pitt McDaniel Scores 40 as Lady Lions Beat Pitt
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Philip Cmor
After watching Kamaria McDaniel score 27 points against North Carolina Central in the consolation game of the Cal Classic, Penn State women’s basketball coach Carolyn Kieger thought it might be time to raise the bar for her standout junior guard. [Read More]
UCBH to Close Bellefonte Office, Discontinue Intervention Services in County UCBH to Close Bellefonte Office, Discontinue Intervention Services in County
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
With mental health services as an area of concern for many people in Centre County, UCBH — The Meadows has announced it is closing its outpatient clinic and discontinuing providing crisis intervention service to the county residents by Feb. 1. The Meadows main inpatient psychiatric facility in Cen [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 6-8 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 6-8
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Holiday events are in full swing, and this weekend is packed with ways to celebrate, including many festive activities in State College, Boalsburg, Lemont and Millheim. [Read More]
Former Top Recruit Greg Kerkvliet to Transfer to Penn State Wrestling Former Top Recruit Greg Kerkvliet to Transfer to Penn State Wrestling
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
Even more reinforcements are headed Penn State wrestling’s way in the near future. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James Franklin
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Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James Franklin
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Let’s say James Franklin’s third contract in a little less than six years is approved on Friday. It will mark his Day No. 2,156 as a Penn State employee. In that time he's won 55 games and one B10 title; made over $30 million; and helped PSU football gross a half-billion dollars. [Read More]

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State High Alum Kyla Irwin Finds Her Niche as a UConn Huskie
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State High Alum Kyla Irwin Finds Her Niche as a UConn Huskie
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
It would have been easy for Kyla Irwin to enter a good women’s collegiate basketball program in the fall of 2016. But Irwin, holder of State High’s career records for points (2,032) and rebounds (1,188), didn’t make the safe choice. She wanted to pursue her dream. And that meant saying “yes [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 6-8 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 6-8
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Holiday events are in full swing, and this weekend is packed with ways to celebrate, including many festive activities in State College, Boalsburg, Lemont and Millheim. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James Franklin
Column
Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James Franklin
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Let’s say James Franklin’s third contract in a little less than six years is approved on Friday. It will mark his Day No. 2,156 as a Penn State employee. In that time he's won 55 games and one B10 title; made over $30 million; and helped PSU football gross a half-billion dollars. [Read More]
Graduate Hotel Mural Depicts Message of Unity and 'Being Enough' Graduate Hotel Mural Depicts Message of Unity and 'Being Enough'
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Lauren Wysseier
When you pass by the Graduate Hotel on South Atherton Street, it’s nearly impossible to miss the wall of shimmering colors that depict a blend of merging, symmetrical faces. Together, these elements form William Snyder III’s most recent mural, “We Are All One.” [Read More]
Centre Furnace Mansion Enters 17th Year of Stocking Stuffer Events Centre Furnace Mansion Enters 17th Year of Stocking Stuffer Events
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
For the 17th straight season, stockings will be stuffed at Centre Furnace Mansion, 1001 E. College Ave.. The Centre County Historical Society's annual Stocking Stuffer holiday market is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Friday and Saturday and from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday. [Read More]
Lemont Celebrates the Holidays with German Christmas Market Lemont Celebrates the Holidays with German Christmas Market
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The 11th Annual German-style “Weihnachtsmarkt”, celebrating Christmas in Lemont, will be held 5-8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 6, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, with local crafts, music, bratwurst and treats, beverages and good spirits. [Read More]
A New 'Nutcracker': Nittany Ballet’s 2019 Holiday Performance Reflects Changes at the Helm A New 'Nutcracker': Nittany Ballet’s 2019 Holiday Performance Reflects Changes at the Helm
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Karen Walker, Town&Gown
For nearly 20 years, local audiences have been getting into the holiday spirit with Nittany Ballet’s production of The Nutcracker at Eisenhower Auditorium on the Penn State campus. Audience members who have experienced this annual tradition in the past can expect a few changes this year, according [Read More]
Boalsburg Hometown Christmas Shares the Village's Rich History Boalsburg Hometown Christmas Shares the Village's Rich History
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Special to The Gazette
The Boalsburg Hometown Christmas committee welcomes local residents and those from neighboring communities to celebrate the coming holiday season on Dec. 7. [Read More]
Boal Mansion to Host Tour, Holiday Market and More Boal Mansion to Host Tour, Holiday Market and More
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Connie Cousins
The Columbus Chapel and Boal Mansion Museum, 163 Boal Estate Drive, will host three days of holiday festivities this weekend. [Read More]
Hahn Presides Over Final Council Meeting as Mayor Hahn Presides Over Final Council Meeting as Mayor
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Don Hahn has only been mayor of State College for two years, but when he handed off the gavel at Monday night's borough council meeting it marked the end of an era in local government. [Read More]

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No. 6 Penn State Hockey’s Woes At Michigan Continue With 4-1 Loss No. 6 Penn State Hockey’s Woes At Michigan Continue With 4-1 Loss
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
No. 6 Penn State hockey’s (11-5-0, 6-3-0 Big Ten) losing streak at Yost Ice Arena extended to nine in a row Saturday night after a brutal 4-1 loss to the Wolverines (6-9-2, 2-6-1 Big Ten) in the first of a two game weekend series in Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Penn State Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Princeton in NCAA Tournament Opener Penn State Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Princeton in NCAA Tournament Opener
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
Penn State women’s volleyball (25-5, 17-3 Big Ten) began the 2019 NCAA Tournament with a bang, sweeping Princeton at Rec Hall Friday night. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling Downs Lehigh Penn State Wrestling Downs Lehigh
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
A new winning streak began for Penn State wrestling on Friday night. Two weeks after their first dual loss in nearly five years, the Nittany Lions got back to their winning ways during a visit to in-state rival Lehigh, the teams’ 108th all-time meeting, winning 23-10. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin's Contract Extended Through 2025 Penn State Football: James Franklin's Contract Extended Through 2025
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football coach James Franklin has signed a new six-year contract, extending his tenure with the Nittany Lions through at least 2025. Franklin is on the tail end of his sixth year at Penn State. [Read More]
State High Alum Kyla Irwin Finds Her Niche as a UConn Huskie
Column
State High Alum Kyla Irwin Finds Her Niche as a UConn Huskie
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Bill Horlacher
It would have been easy for Kyla Irwin to enter a good women’s collegiate basketball program in the fall of 2016. But Irwin, holder of State High’s career records for points (2,032) and rebounds (1,188), didn’t make the safe choice. She wanted to pursue her dream. And that meant saying “yes [Read More]
McDaniel Scores 40 as Lady Lions Beat Pitt McDaniel Scores 40 as Lady Lions Beat Pitt
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Philip Cmor
After watching Kamaria McDaniel score 27 points against North Carolina Central in the consolation game of the Cal Classic, Penn State women’s basketball coach Carolyn Kieger thought it might be time to raise the bar for her standout junior guard. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 6-8 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 6-8
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Holiday events are in full swing, and this weekend is packed with ways to celebrate, including many festive activities in State College, Boalsburg, Lemont and Millheim. [Read More]
Former Top Recruit Greg Kerkvliet to Transfer to Penn State Wrestling Former Top Recruit Greg Kerkvliet to Transfer to Penn State Wrestling
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
Even more reinforcements are headed Penn State wrestling’s way in the near future. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James Franklin
Column
Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James Franklin
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Let’s say James Franklin’s third contract in a little less than six years is approved on Friday. It will mark his Day No. 2,156 as a Penn State employee. In that time he's won 55 games and one B10 title; made over $30 million; and helped PSU football gross a half-billion dollars. [Read More]
Penn State Women’s Volleyball Feeling Confident and Prepared Ahead of NCAA Tournament Penn State Women’s Volleyball Feeling Confident and Prepared Ahead of NCAA Tournament
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
The Nittany Lions will begin this year’s postseason with a matchup against Princeton at 7:30 p.m. on Friday at Rec Hall. If they defeat the Ivy League champions, Russ Rose’s Nittany Lions will take on the winner of American and Towson at 6:30 p.m. the following night at Rec Hall. [Read More]

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No. 6 Penn State Hockey’s Woes At Michigan Continue With 4-1 Loss No. 6 Penn State Hockey’s Woes At Michigan Continue With 4-1 Loss
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
No. 6 Penn State hockey’s (11-5-0, 6-3-0 Big Ten) losing streak at Yost Ice Arena extended to nine in a row Saturday night after a brutal 4-1 loss to the Wolverines (6-9-2, 2-6-1 Big Ten) in the first of a two game weekend series in Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin's Contract Extended Through 2025 Penn State Football: James Franklin's Contract Extended Through 2025
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football coach James Franklin has signed a new six-year contract, extending his tenure with the Nittany Lions through at least 2025. Franklin is on the tail end of his sixth year at Penn State. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 6-8 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Dec. 6-8
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Holiday events are in full swing, and this weekend is packed with ways to celebrate, including many festive activities in State College, Boalsburg, Lemont and Millheim. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James Franklin
Column
Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James Franklin
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Let’s say James Franklin’s third contract in a little less than six years is approved on Friday. It will mark his Day No. 2,156 as a Penn State employee. In that time he's won 55 games and one B10 title; made over $30 million; and helped PSU football gross a half-billion dollars. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Dominate Wake Forest 76-54 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Dominate Wake Forest 76-54
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball has fielded plenty of competitive teams under Pat Chambers but the 2019 iteration might just be the best yet. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Trustees’ Compensation Committee to Discuss 'Personnel Matter' on Friday Penn State Football: Trustees’ Compensation Committee to Discuss 'Personnel Matter' on Friday
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's Board of Trustees’ Compensation committee will discuss a “personnel matter” on Friday, Dec. 6, according to an updated meeting schedule posted on the board's website. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Bowl Projections Tab Alabama, Oregon and Others Against Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Bowl Projections Tab Alabama, Oregon and Others Against Nittany Lions
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With bowl season just around the corner and conference championships this weekend there is only one remaining College Football Playoff ranking before postseason destinations are announced. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Blake Gillikin and the Business of Punting Penn State Football: Blake Gillikin and the Business of Punting
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's fourth down as Penn State's offense walks off the field, an early season drive only moving the ball a few yards, it hasn't even made it past the 33. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No. 10 in Latest Playoff Rankings Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No. 10 in Latest Playoff Rankings
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football is sitting at No. 10 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings released on Tuesday night. The Nittany Lions are the third highest ranked team in the Big Ten just behind Wisconsin at No. 8 and Ohio State at No. 1. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Yetur Gross-Matos to Forgo Final Season, Enter NFL Draft Penn State Football: Yetur Gross-Matos to Forgo Final Season, Enter NFL Draft
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
Penn State football star defensive end Yetur Gross-Matos will forego his final season of NCAA eligibility and enter the 2020 NFL Draft. [Read More]
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Brittany N. Cox

The Year-End Financial Wrap-Up

This time of year involves a lot of wrapping. We are wrapping gifts, wrapping up the year, and even wrapping up a decade. With holiday spending in full swing and tax season on its way, you’ll want to include a financial wrap-up, too. Doing this before the end of the year gives you the chance to ma

Bill Horlacher

State High Alum Kyla Irwin Finds Her Niche as a UConn Huskie

It would have been easy for Kyla Irwin to enter a good women’s collegiate basketball program in the fall of 2016. But Irwin, holder of State High’s career records for points (2,032) and rebounds (1,188), didn’t make the safe choice. She wanted to pursue her dream. And that meant saying “yes

Penn State Football: The Dollars & Success of James FranklinMike Poorman

Let’s say James Franklin’s third contract in a little less than six years is approved on Friday. It will mark his Day No. 2,156 as a Penn State employee. In that time he's won 55 games and one B10 title; made over $30 million; and helped PSU football gross a half-billion dollars.

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