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Penn State Basketball Makes Smart Move, Schedules Two-Game Road Series With Drexel

Penn State Basketball Makes Smart Move, Schedules Two-Game Road Series With Drexel

- Ben Jones

“We are excited to play at the new PPL Center in Allentown,” Chambers said. “With so many Penn State fans and alumni spread throughout the state, anytime we have a chance to play a game in front of them is something we will explore. We hope they will take advantage of this opportunity to come


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Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Friday, Aug. 1 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Friday, Aug. 1
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Authorities Pursue New Lead in Disappearance of Jennifer Cahill-Shadle Authorities Pursue New Lead in Disappearance of Jennifer Cahill-Shadle
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Eleven weeks after Jennifer Cahill-Shadle disappeared, authorities are pursuing a new lead in the case. "The men are not in any trouble. We would just like to speak with them," says Ferguson Township Police Chief Diane Conrad. [Read More]
Money Magazine Ranks Penn State 177th on 'Best Colleges for Your Money' Money Magazine Ranks Penn State 177th on 'Best Colleges for Your Money'
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jessica Tully
On the Money ranking, Penn State is behind almost every school in the Big Ten. Only the University of Minnesota and University of Nebraska are rated lower than Penn State. [Read More]
#BigVespa Drives Art onto State College Street Corner #BigVespa Drives Art onto State College Street Corner
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
"Well, it got my attention when I came around the corner, she says with a chuckle. "I'm curious about what it's promoting." Why did Snyder make it so large? "Why not," says the artist, laughing. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell
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Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
As NCAA monitor George Mitchell prepares to deliver his annual report on Penn State in September, there’s the very real possibility that further sanctions could be reduced or eliminated – thanks in no small part to a seismic shift of PSU's personnel paradigm. [Read More]
Penn State Blue Band Director Announces Retirement Penn State Blue Band Director Announces Retirement
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Richard Bundy confirmed to StateCollege.com that he plans to retire at the end of the 2014-15 academic year. "I have enjoyed the opportunities I have had to serve Penn State, the School of Music, Intercollegiate Athletics and - most of all - the students of the Penn State Bands program," he says. [Read More]
Dan Connor Becomes West Chester Linebackers Coach Dan Connor Becomes West Chester Linebackers Coach
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Tim Gilbert
Connor was a bulldozer during his Nittany Lion days. He totaled 419 tackles from 2004-07, 12 of which came in an incredible performance in the 2007 Notre Dame win. The First Team All-American and Bednarik Award Winner was selected in the third round of the 2008 NFL Draft 74th overall. [Read More]
Art Fest Recycling Program Gets Green Thumbs Up Art Fest Recycling Program Gets Green Thumbs Up
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
The 4,000 pounds of recyclables equals an energy savings equal to roughly 90 households’ yearly energy consumption, and a reduction of two metric tons of greenhouse. [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Thursday, July 31 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Thursday, July 31
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State, State College and Centre County are making news all over the web. Every weekday at noon we post links to some of the most noteworthy stories. [Read More]
Football Team Poster Giveaway Part of Public Relations Blitz Through State College Football Team Poster Giveaway Part of Public Relations Blitz Through State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Quarterback Christian Hackenberg was in the thick of it and appeared to relish his role as a public relations ambassador. At one point, Franklin accepted a woman's request to talk with her husband -- on the phone -- a move which produced some comical moments. [Read More]

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#BigVespa Drives Art onto State College Street Corner #BigVespa Drives Art onto State College Street Corner
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
"Well, it got my attention when I came around the corner, she says with a chuckle. "I'm curious about what it's promoting." Why did Snyder make it so large? "Why not," says the artist, laughing. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell
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Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
As NCAA monitor George Mitchell prepares to deliver his annual report on Penn State in September, there’s the very real possibility that further sanctions could be reduced or eliminated – thanks in no small part to a seismic shift of PSU's personnel paradigm. [Read More]
Penn State Blue Band Director Announces Retirement Penn State Blue Band Director Announces Retirement
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Richard Bundy confirmed to StateCollege.com that he plans to retire at the end of the 2014-15 academic year. "I have enjoyed the opportunities I have had to serve Penn State, the School of Music, Intercollegiate Athletics and - most of all - the students of the Penn State Bands program," he says. [Read More]
Art Fest Recycling Program Gets Green Thumbs Up Art Fest Recycling Program Gets Green Thumbs Up
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
The 4,000 pounds of recyclables equals an energy savings equal to roughly 90 households’ yearly energy consumption, and a reduction of two metric tons of greenhouse. [Read More]
Football Team Poster Giveaway Part of Public Relations Blitz Through State College Football Team Poster Giveaway Part of Public Relations Blitz Through State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Quarterback Christian Hackenberg was in the thick of it and appeared to relish his role as a public relations ambassador. At one point, Franklin accepted a woman's request to talk with her husband -- on the phone -- a move which produced some comical moments. [Read More]
Take Me Out to The Ballpark
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Take Me Out to The Ballpark
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
In the dugout before the game Lasorda decided that my brother Scott, a few months shy of his eighteenth birthday and a big kid, would be the bat boy. Scott was hesitant to be the bat boy but there was no telling Tommy Lasorda no. Kirk Gibson could not stop laughing. [Read More]
Football Players to Hit the Streets of State College for Poster Blitz Football Players to Hit the Streets of State College for Poster Blitz
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
If you've been looking for some blue and white art to hang up on your man (or woman) cave, your search could be over. Dozens of Penn State football players will be handing out copies of the 2014 team football poster Wednesday evening. [Read More]
Subu's Story (Part 2)
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Subu's Story (Part 2)
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
After I wrote about it last week I heard from two people who remain convinced that a white jury was biased against the accused, who was born in India. One called it "a racist miscarriage of justice." The other wondered if the verdict would have been the same "if he had been a white male." [Read More]
For Dessert Lover, Baking is Never Easy as Pie
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For Dessert Lover, Baking is Never Easy as Pie
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michele Marchetti
"We're going to make pie," I excitedly told my 6-year-old daughter, forgetting for a moment that she stubbornly doesn't want to participate in anything that interests me. (Sound familiar, Mom?) "No we're not," my daughter said, matter-of-factly. [Read More]
Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Patishnock
"It’s memories, fond memories of hanging out with friends and family, and tradition. I think a lot of it is just fond memories of their time here as students, and you always come back to those places where you have the fondest memories." [Read More]

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Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell
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Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
As NCAA monitor George Mitchell prepares to deliver his annual report on Penn State in September, there’s the very real possibility that further sanctions could be reduced or eliminated – thanks in no small part to a seismic shift of PSU's personnel paradigm. [Read More]
Dan Connor Becomes West Chester Linebackers Coach Dan Connor Becomes West Chester Linebackers Coach
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Tim Gilbert
Connor was a bulldozer during his Nittany Lion days. He totaled 419 tackles from 2004-07, 12 of which came in an incredible performance in the 2007 Notre Dame win. The First Team All-American and Bednarik Award Winner was selected in the third round of the 2008 NFL Draft 74th overall. [Read More]
Football Team Poster Giveaway Part of Public Relations Blitz Through State College Football Team Poster Giveaway Part of Public Relations Blitz Through State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Quarterback Christian Hackenberg was in the thick of it and appeared to relish his role as a public relations ambassador. At one point, Franklin accepted a woman's request to talk with her husband -- on the phone -- a move which produced some comical moments. [Read More]
Penn State Soccer: Dani Marks Latest Chapter Finds Him In Happy Valley Penn State Soccer: Dani Marks Latest Chapter Finds Him In Happy Valley
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Like many students who make their way to Penn State, Marks brings with him a unique story. Born in London to English parents he and his family moved to Israel when Marks was still a young child. It was a move that would shape Marks' life and not only on the soccer field. [Read More]
Football Players to Hit the Streets of State College for Poster Blitz Football Players to Hit the Streets of State College for Poster Blitz
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
If you've been looking for some blue and white art to hang up on your man (or woman) cave, your search could be over. Dozens of Penn State football players will be handing out copies of the 2014 team football poster Wednesday evening. [Read More]
Sanderson's Top-Ranked Recruiting Class Fills Needs Sanderson's Top-Ranked Recruiting Class Fills Needs
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Andy Elder
Taken as a whole, this may be the deepest, most talented recruiting class Cael Sanderson has assembled as he embarks on his sixth season at Penn State. Most national ratings put the class at No. 1. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Franklin will be taking part in ESPN's mid-summer college football coaches’ “car wash” in which guests appear across multiple programs and platforms over one day. The schedules for the 63 coaches will feature Big Ten conference head coaches from July 30-31. [Read More]
Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program Former Co-Captain Stays Connected to Penn State Football Program
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, John Patishnock
"It’s memories, fond memories of hanging out with friends and family, and tradition. I think a lot of it is just fond memories of their time here as students, and you always come back to those places where you have the fondest memories." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State football prepares for its first ever international trip and only the 10th game in the month of August, it's a good time to revisit some of the "classic" season opening games in Nittany Lion history. [Read More]
Big Ten Media Days Underway in Chicago Big Ten Media Days Underway in Chicago
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Alex Robinson
Greetings from Chicago! We’re here in the Windy City for the 2014 Big Ten Media Days. Over the next two days, coaches, ADs, and players from around the Big Ten will descend upon the Hilton Chicago to talk all things B1G. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell
Column
Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
As NCAA monitor George Mitchell prepares to deliver his annual report on Penn State in September, there’s the very real possibility that further sanctions could be reduced or eliminated – thanks in no small part to a seismic shift of PSU's personnel paradigm. [Read More]
Penn State Blue Band Director Announces Retirement Penn State Blue Band Director Announces Retirement
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
Richard Bundy confirmed to StateCollege.com that he plans to retire at the end of the 2014-15 academic year. "I have enjoyed the opportunities I have had to serve Penn State, the School of Music, Intercollegiate Athletics and - most of all - the students of the Penn State Bands program," he says. [Read More]
Penn State Soccer: Dani Marks Latest Chapter Finds Him In Happy Valley Penn State Soccer: Dani Marks Latest Chapter Finds Him In Happy Valley
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Like many students who make their way to Penn State, Marks brings with him a unique story. Born in London to English parents he and his family moved to Israel when Marks was still a young child. It was a move that would shape Marks' life and not only on the soccer field. [Read More]
Football Players to Hit the Streets of State College for Poster Blitz Football Players to Hit the Streets of State College for Poster Blitz
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
If you've been looking for some blue and white art to hang up on your man (or woman) cave, your search could be over. Dozens of Penn State football players will be handing out copies of the 2014 team football poster Wednesday evening. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters Penn State Football: Franklin Set To Make The Rounds At ESPN Headquarters
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Franklin will be taking part in ESPN's mid-summer college football coaches’ “car wash” in which guests appear across multiple programs and platforms over one day. The schedules for the 63 coaches will feature Big Ten conference head coaches from July 30-31. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers Penn State Football: Looking Back On Special Penn State Season Openers
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State football prepares for its first ever international trip and only the 10th game in the month of August, it's a good time to revisit some of the "classic" season opening games in Nittany Lion history. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Carter Talks Upcoming Season In Mini Documentary
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Penn State Football: Carter Talks Upcoming Season In Mini Documentary
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's Kyle Carter was recently named to the preseason watch list for the Mackey Award, given annually to college football's top tight end. In new video he talks about family, motivation and reaching for dreams- [Read More]
Five Pennsylvania Congressmen Ask NCAA to Overturn Penn State Sanctions Five Pennsylvania Congressmen Ask NCAA to Overturn Penn State Sanctions
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"Under your leadership, continuing these unprecedented sanctions harms innocent student-athletes and further erodes the increasingly specious credibility of the organization," the politicians write. [Read More]
Fire Severely Damages Ferguson Township Condominium, Reportedly Struck by Lightning
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Fire Severely Damages Ferguson Township Condominium, Reportedly Struck by Lightning
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer, Michael Martin Garrett
“It sounded like a bomb and I thought it had hit my house but when I raced down, I came out through this door, the house over there was already on fire." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Part 2, Q&A with QB Christian Hackenberg
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Penn State Football: Part 2, Q&A with QB Christian Hackenberg
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
In the second half of our exclusive conversation with Penn State's elite signal-caller, Christian Hackenberg talks extensively about the legacy of and large footsteps left by many great Nittany Lion quarterbacks. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: 1,000 Days After Firings, Changes Should Bowl Over Mitchell

As NCAA monitor George Mitchell prepares to deliver his annual report on Penn State in September, there’s the very real possibility that further sanctions could be reduced or eliminated – thanks in no small part to a seismic shift of PSU's personnel paradigm.

Jay Paterno

Take Me Out to The Ballpark

In the dugout before the game Lasorda decided that my brother Scott, a few months shy of his eighteenth birthday and a big kid, would be the bat boy. Scott was hesitant to be the bat boy but there was no telling Tommy Lasorda no. Kirk Gibson could not stop laughing.

Subu's Story (Part 2)Russell Frank

After I wrote about it last week I heard from two people who remain convinced that a white jury was biased against the accused, who was born in India. One called it "a racist miscarriage of justice." The other wondered if the verdict would have been the same "if he had been a white male."

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