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Penn State Basketball: Tip-Off Tournament Field Set, Nittany Lions To Face Duke

Penn State Basketball: Tip-Off Tournament Field Set, Nittany Lions To Face Duke

- Ben Jones

Perhaps to the interest of most fans, the Nittany Lions host Marist on Nov. 11 and Grand Canyon on Nov. 15 as part of the on-campus series of games. Penn State will then travel to face the Duke Blue Devils on Nov. 19 followed by either Rhode Island or Cincinnati on Nov. 20.


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Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Pitt Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Pitt
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A second batch of Penn State hoops news dropped on Wednesday as it was announced that the Nittany Lions will face Pittsburgh as part of the inaugural Never Forget Tribute Classic on Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. [Read More]
THON Award Established in Memory of Tally Sepot THON Award Established in Memory of Tally Sepot
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
After the tragic loss of Penn State sophomore Vitalya "Tally" Sepot after a THON canning trip in September, family and close friends have established the Tally Sepot Memorial Award for a student "who demonstrates outstanding service to THON and Penn State." [Read More]
Vegas-Themed Gala Fundraiser to Benefit Palmer Museum Vegas-Themed Gala Fundraiser to Benefit Palmer Museum
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette
The Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art will host the museum’s annual gala and auction from 6:30 p.m. to midnight Friday, May 13, at The Nittany Lion Inn on the University Park campus of Penn State. [Read More]
Rising Above the Stigma Rising Above the Stigma
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jodi Morelli, Town&Gown
State College Area High School students' work has resulted in the creation of My Mental Health Matters (MMHM), a school organization that is raising awareness about the importance of people paying just as much attention to their thoughts, feelings, and ideas as they do to their physical health. [Read More]
Making the Grades
Column
Making the Grades
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
If I were king of the forest I would streamline Penn State’s grading system thus: Good, Satisfactory, Unsatisfactory. That’s it. Three grades. I’d certainly scrap those hairsplitting pluses and minuses. [Read More]
Learning on the Fly
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Learning on the Fly
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
A group of military veterans joins together in Centre County to share past experiences while enjoying fly fishing. Centre County Report's Leart Vuciterna shares the story of the Spring Creek chapter of Trout Unlimited's veterans program, which is about more than just fishing. [Read More]
The Gifts of Gardening The Gifts of Gardening
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Dana Ray, Town&Gown
May is a great time for gardeners in Centre County, with unique garden sales and opportunities to work on that green thumb. And what if growing an annual garden could mean something? [Read More]
Students Take Blue and White Chips from Class Project to Full-Fledged Business Students Take Blue and White Chips from Class Project to Full-Fledged Business
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
What started as a class project for agriculture students Deanna Spaniel and Ben Nason has grown into a full-fledged business start-up in the State College community that is bringing Blue and White Chips to the marketplace. [Read More]
An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating
Column
An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
I feel blessed to have been involved in the work we did to organize the ACHA because it has touched the lives of people I will never meet or know on a personal level. They are getting to represent their schools while playing the game they love. [Read More]
Penn State-Ohio State Whiteout Game Set for Primetime Kick Penn State-Ohio State Whiteout Game Set for Primetime Kick
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
For the fifth consecutive season, Penn State and Ohio State will meet under the lights on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2. The teams will square off in the annual Penn State White Out game at Beaver Stadium at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22. [Read More]

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Vegas-Themed Gala Fundraiser to Benefit Palmer Museum Vegas-Themed Gala Fundraiser to Benefit Palmer Museum
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette
The Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art will host the museum’s annual gala and auction from 6:30 p.m. to midnight Friday, May 13, at The Nittany Lion Inn on the University Park campus of Penn State. [Read More]
Making the Grades
Column
Making the Grades
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
If I were king of the forest I would streamline Penn State’s grading system thus: Good, Satisfactory, Unsatisfactory. That’s it. Three grades. I’d certainly scrap those hairsplitting pluses and minuses. [Read More]
Learning on the Fly
Video
Learning on the Fly
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
A group of military veterans joins together in Centre County to share past experiences while enjoying fly fishing. Centre County Report's Leart Vuciterna shares the story of the Spring Creek chapter of Trout Unlimited's veterans program, which is about more than just fishing. [Read More]
The Gifts of Gardening The Gifts of Gardening
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Dana Ray, Town&Gown
May is a great time for gardeners in Centre County, with unique garden sales and opportunities to work on that green thumb. And what if growing an annual garden could mean something? [Read More]
Students Take Blue and White Chips from Class Project to Full-Fledged Business Students Take Blue and White Chips from Class Project to Full-Fledged Business
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
What started as a class project for agriculture students Deanna Spaniel and Ben Nason has grown into a full-fledged business start-up in the State College community that is bringing Blue and White Chips to the marketplace. [Read More]
An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating
Column
An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
I feel blessed to have been involved in the work we did to organize the ACHA because it has touched the lives of people I will never meet or know on a personal level. They are getting to represent their schools while playing the game they love. [Read More]
From Happy Valley to Happy Valley, Graduating Senior's Support of Lift for Life Spans 8 Years From Happy Valley to Happy Valley, Graduating Senior's Support of Lift for Life Spans 8 Years
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Like many of the Penn State students who will graduate this weekend, Alison Willie developed a connection to Penn State before she decided to attend. But her connection didn't come from a friend or family member who went to the university. Nor did it come from growing up a Penn State fan. [Read More]
Housing Transitions, Wolf Furniture Invite Community to Jump on Beds for Centre Gives Housing Transitions, Wolf Furniture Invite Community to Jump on Beds for Centre Gives
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Most people reading this probably haven't spent time jumping on a bed for fun since they were kids. On Tuesday, Housing Transitions is teaming up with Wolf Furniture to give anyone a chance to let out their inner kid to have some fun as part of Centre Gives. Because everyone deserves a bed to jump [Read More]
Wiring in on Giving Wiring in on Giving
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jenna Spinelle, Town&Gown, Town & Gown
For 36 hours each May, Nicole Summers becomes a little skittish. During the annual Centre Gives fundraiser, Summers, who is executive director of Faith Centre in Bellefonte, checks fundraising totals and social media for information about new donations. [Read More]
Launching New Innovations
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Launching New Innovations
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Happy Valley Launchbox, an Invent Penn State initiative, graduated its first five startups on April 28. Launchbox provides startups with the tools to have their business succeed. Centre County Report's Laura Barbosa visited Launchbox to learn more about the program. [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Pitt Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Pitt
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A second batch of Penn State hoops news dropped on Wednesday as it was announced that the Nittany Lions will face Pittsburgh as part of the inaugural Never Forget Tribute Classic on Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. [Read More]
An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating
Column
An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
I feel blessed to have been involved in the work we did to organize the ACHA because it has touched the lives of people I will never meet or know on a personal level. They are getting to represent their schools while playing the game they love. [Read More]
From Happy Valley to Happy Valley, Graduating Senior's Support of Lift for Life Spans 8 Years From Happy Valley to Happy Valley, Graduating Senior's Support of Lift for Life Spans 8 Years
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Like many of the Penn State students who will graduate this weekend, Alison Willie developed a connection to Penn State before she decided to attend. But her connection didn't come from a friend or family member who went to the university. Nor did it come from growing up a Penn State fan. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Draft Reactions From Around The League Penn State Football: Draft Reactions From Around The League
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the 2016 NFL Draft in the books and several Nittany Lions headed to the next level, it starts a new chapter for many careers for players who have worked most of their life for a chance to make it big. [Read More]
2017 NFL Draft May Include a Mixed Bag of Penn Staters: Past, Present and Early Pros
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2017 NFL Draft May Include a Mixed Bag of Penn Staters: Past, Present and Early Pros
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State's senior linebackers and a pair of junior wide receivers, as well as transfers named Lewis and Lynch are all intriguing pro prospects for next spring. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Kamonte Carter Dismissed For Violation Of Team Rules Penn State Football: Kamonte Carter Dismissed For Violation Of Team Rules
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State freshman defensive tackle Kamonte Carter is no longer a member of the football team due to a violation of team rules. Lions247 first reported the news on Saturday afternoon. A Penn State spokesperson confirmed the report to StateCollege.com [Read More]
Penn State Football: Well If Hackenberg Is Prepared For Anything, It's New York Penn State Football: Well If Hackenberg Is Prepared For Anything, It's New York
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Christian Hackenberg was drafted by the New York Jets on Friday night to end the chapter of a long and bumpy journey. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for April 29-May 1 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for April 29-May 1
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The Happy Valley Weekend is here, and there is plenty on the calendar to keep anyone busy in the State College area. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Shut Out of NFL Draft’s Round One
Column
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Shut Out of NFL Draft’s Round One
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
On Sept. 14, 2013, in Beaver Stadium, Christian Hackenberg and Central Florida’s Blake Bortles -- the No. 3 pick in the 2014 NFL Draft -- were on near-even footing. Maybe they can be again. Just not on Thursday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: NFL Draft Live Blog: Zettel, Jones, Nassib And Hackenberg Drafted Penn State Football: NFL Draft Live Blog: Zettel, Jones, Nassib And Hackenberg Drafted
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
StateCollege.com will be keeping tabs on all the draft action and free agency in the coming weeks as several former Penn State standouts find their home at the next level. [Read More]

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Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Pitt Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Pitt
3 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A second batch of Penn State hoops news dropped on Wednesday as it was announced that the Nittany Lions will face Pittsburgh as part of the inaugural Never Forget Tribute Classic on Saturday, Dec. 10 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. [Read More]
THON Award Established in Memory of Tally Sepot THON Award Established in Memory of Tally Sepot
9 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
After the tragic loss of Penn State sophomore Vitalya "Tally" Sepot after a THON canning trip in September, family and close friends have established the Tally Sepot Memorial Award for a student "who demonstrates outstanding service to THON and Penn State." [Read More]
Vegas-Themed Gala Fundraiser to Benefit Palmer Museum Vegas-Themed Gala Fundraiser to Benefit Palmer Museum
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette
The Friends of the Palmer Museum of Art will host the museum’s annual gala and auction from 6:30 p.m. to midnight Friday, May 13, at The Nittany Lion Inn on the University Park campus of Penn State. [Read More]
Making the Grades
Column
Making the Grades
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Russell Frank
If I were king of the forest I would streamline Penn State’s grading system thus: Good, Satisfactory, Unsatisfactory. That’s it. Three grades. I’d certainly scrap those hairsplitting pluses and minuses. [Read More]
The Gifts of Gardening The Gifts of Gardening
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Dana Ray, Town&Gown
May is a great time for gardeners in Centre County, with unique garden sales and opportunities to work on that green thumb. And what if growing an annual garden could mean something? [Read More]
Students Take Blue and White Chips from Class Project to Full-Fledged Business Students Take Blue and White Chips from Class Project to Full-Fledged Business
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
What started as a class project for agriculture students Deanna Spaniel and Ben Nason has grown into a full-fledged business start-up in the State College community that is bringing Blue and White Chips to the marketplace. [Read More]
An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating
Column
An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
I feel blessed to have been involved in the work we did to organize the ACHA because it has touched the lives of people I will never meet or know on a personal level. They are getting to represent their schools while playing the game they love. [Read More]
Penn State-Ohio State Whiteout Game Set for Primetime Kick Penn State-Ohio State Whiteout Game Set for Primetime Kick
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
For the fifth consecutive season, Penn State and Ohio State will meet under the lights on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2. The teams will square off in the annual Penn State White Out game at Beaver Stadium at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22. [Read More]
From Happy Valley to Happy Valley, Graduating Senior's Support of Lift for Life Spans 8 Years From Happy Valley to Happy Valley, Graduating Senior's Support of Lift for Life Spans 8 Years
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Like many of the Penn State students who will graduate this weekend, Alison Willie developed a connection to Penn State before she decided to attend. But her connection didn't come from a friend or family member who went to the university. Nor did it come from growing up a Penn State fan. [Read More]
State College Borough Council Holds Public Hearing on Marijuana Ordinance State College Borough Council Holds Public Hearing on Marijuana Ordinance
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
State College Borough Council moved a step closer to an ordinance that would treat possession of a small amount of marijuana in the borough as a summary offense rather than a misdemeanor. But there is still work to be done before it comes to a vote. [Read More]
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Russell Frank

Making the Grades

If I were king of the forest I would streamline Penn State’s grading system thus: Good, Satisfactory, Unsatisfactory. That’s it. Three grades. I’d certainly scrap those hairsplitting pluses and minuses.

Joe Battista

An Anniversary Worth Remembering and Celebrating

I feel blessed to have been involved in the work we did to organize the ACHA because it has touched the lives of people I will never meet or know on a personal level. They are getting to represent their schools while playing the game they love.

Nature Isn't Always PrettyPatty Kleban

In a juxtaposition of modern technology and Mother Nature, we see how far removed some of us are from the natural environment.

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