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Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Are Who They Are As They Head Into Ohio State Week

Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Are Who They Are As They Head Into Ohio State Week

- Ben Jones

Penn State will head into Ohio State week as good as the Nittany Lions can be right now. Only time will tell if that is good enough.


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Bellefonte Continues Parking Lot Upgrades Bellefonte Continues Parking Lot Upgrades
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
After completing phase one of its parking lot updates, Bellefonte Borough is moving on to the next lot, hoping for this one to go much more quickly with fewer complications. [Read More]
Letter: Who Can We Trust? Letter: Who Can We Trust?
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com
As we wait for Florence to finish her path of destruction, and her devastating aftermath, we have to brace ourselves for the response of a FEMA that is besieged by scandal, and handicapped by a recent budget cut to pay for the expansion of ICE. [Read More]
Letter: Much Is at Stake in November's Midterm Elections
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Letter: Much Is at Stake in November's Midterm Elections
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com
When you vote on Nov. 6, remember what’s at stake. Chief among my concerns is the growing threat posed by climate change, and the lack of federal support for renewable energy. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Dominate Second Half to Cruise Past Illinois Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Dominate Second Half to Cruise Past Illinois
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Miles Sanders led Penn State to victory with a career-high 200 rushing yards and three touchdowns. [Read More]
Taylor Leath’s Homecoming Proving Huge for Penn State Volleyball Taylor Leath’s Homecoming Proving Huge for Penn State Volleyball
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Taylor Leath is the only graduate transfer to have ever been accepted into Russ Rose’s program during his 40 years as head coach of Penn State women’s volleyball. [Read More]
Penn State's Great Insect Fair Celebrates Insects in Pop Culture Penn State's Great Insect Fair Celebrates Insects in Pop Culture
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
Appreciating insects' influence in society and culture will be the focus of Penn State's 2018 Great Insect Fair, scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Snider Agricultural Arena on the University Park campus. [Read More]
Jax Bar & Kitchen Opens in Former Darkhorse Location Jax Bar & Kitchen Opens in Former Darkhorse Location
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Jax Bar & Kitchen has taken over the location of the former Darkhorse Tavern, 127 E. Calder Way. [Read More]
State College's First Multicultural Unity Fair Set for Saturday State College's First Multicultural Unity Fair Set for Saturday
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Scheduled for noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Municipal Building, 243 S. Allen St., the Multicultural Unity Fair is intended to be a day of celebration, fun and togetherness. [Read More]
Three County Teams Remain Unbeaten Heading into Week 5 of High School Football Three County Teams Remain Unbeaten Heading into Week 5 of High School Football
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
Three teams still unbeaten, a massive win for Penns Valley at Central and noticeable improvements in Philipsburg highlighted Week 4's events for the five local high school football teams. [Read More]
Watch: State College Homecoming Parade
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Watch: State College Homecoming Parade
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The State High Homecoming Parade takes place Thursday, Sept. 20, starting at 6 p.m. at the high school and making its way to Memorial Field. [Read More]

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Bellefonte Continues Parking Lot Upgrades Bellefonte Continues Parking Lot Upgrades
8 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Vincent Corso
After completing phase one of its parking lot updates, Bellefonte Borough is moving on to the next lot, hoping for this one to go much more quickly with fewer complications. [Read More]
Penn State's Great Insect Fair Celebrates Insects in Pop Culture Penn State's Great Insect Fair Celebrates Insects in Pop Culture
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
Appreciating insects' influence in society and culture will be the focus of Penn State's 2018 Great Insect Fair, scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Snider Agricultural Arena on the University Park campus. [Read More]
Jax Bar & Kitchen Opens in Former Darkhorse Location Jax Bar & Kitchen Opens in Former Darkhorse Location
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Jax Bar & Kitchen has taken over the location of the former Darkhorse Tavern, 127 E. Calder Way. [Read More]
State College's First Multicultural Unity Fair Set for Saturday State College's First Multicultural Unity Fair Set for Saturday
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Scheduled for noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Municipal Building, 243 S. Allen St., the Multicultural Unity Fair is intended to be a day of celebration, fun and togetherness. [Read More]
Watch: State College Homecoming Parade
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Watch: State College Homecoming Parade
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The State High Homecoming Parade takes place Thursday, Sept. 20, starting at 6 p.m. at the high school and making its way to Memorial Field. [Read More]
CBICC, Penn State Smeal College of Business Partner for Ethical Business Award CBICC, Penn State Smeal College of Business Partner for Ethical Business Award
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The Chamber of Business & Industry of Centre County and Penn State’s Smeal College of Business are partnering to recognize noteworthy local achievements in ethical business leadership. [Read More]
Construction Under Way on Two Downtown High Rises, Preliminary Work Begins for a Third Construction Under Way on Two Downtown High Rises, Preliminary Work Begins for a Third
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Changes to the State College landscape continue apace, with work on three new downtown mixed-use developments at various stages. [Read More]
Tussey Mountain to Host Penn State-Illinois Watch Party Tussey Mountain to Host Penn State-Illinois Watch Party
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
Even though football won’t be played in Beaver Stadium this week, you can still get your gameday fix here in Happy Valley. [Read More]
Seria Chatters Brings Lifetime of Experiences to Her Role as SCASD’s First Director of Diversity and Inclusivity Seria Chatters Brings Lifetime of Experiences to Her Role as SCASD’s First Director of Diversity and Inclusivity
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Karen Walker, Town&Gown
Seria Chatters began her position as State College Area School District’s first director of diversity and inclusivity on Aug. 1. Although the job description is dauntingly wide-ranging, Chatters is excited and confident about her new role, because in many ways she feels she has been preparing fo [Read More]
Penn State’s Tommy Stevens: Is it Finally Time to Show Urban The Lion Legend?
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Penn State’s Tommy Stevens: Is it Finally Time to Show Urban The Lion Legend?
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Tommy Stevens has played in just nine of Penn State’s last 18 games, with more than a touch or a yard in only five. Will he play vs. Illinois on Friday and give Urban Meyer something to think about in advance of next week’s Whiteout? [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Dominate Second Half to Cruise Past Illinois Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Dominate Second Half to Cruise Past Illinois
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Miles Sanders led Penn State to victory with a career-high 200 rushing yards and three touchdowns. [Read More]
Taylor Leath’s Homecoming Proving Huge for Penn State Volleyball Taylor Leath’s Homecoming Proving Huge for Penn State Volleyball
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ethan Kasales
Taylor Leath is the only graduate transfer to have ever been accepted into Russ Rose’s program during his 40 years as head coach of Penn State women’s volleyball. [Read More]
Three County Teams Remain Unbeaten Heading into Week 5 of High School Football Three County Teams Remain Unbeaten Heading into Week 5 of High School Football
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
Three teams still unbeaten, a massive win for Penns Valley at Central and noticeable improvements in Philipsburg highlighted Week 4's events for the five local high school football teams. [Read More]
Tussey Mountain to Host Penn State-Illinois Watch Party Tussey Mountain to Host Penn State-Illinois Watch Party
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Matt DiSanto
Even though football won’t be played in Beaver Stadium this week, you can still get your gameday fix here in Happy Valley. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things To Watch As The Nittany Lions Head To Illinois Penn State Football: Five Things To Watch As The Nittany Lions Head To Illinois
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State heads to Illinois this week to face an Illini team looking for an upset. For the Nittany Lions it's another chance to go 1-0 in the eyes of PR reps everywhere, but in reality it's a final tune-up before facing Ohio State next weekend in a pivotal game early in the season. [Read More]
College Football’s Next Big Money Grab
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College Football’s Next Big Money Grab
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
Alabama claims to have started it. Miami made it big with the Turnover Chain. Oregon State even has the Turnover Chainsaw. Let's help out ADs as they no doubt ask how they can monetize turnover celebrations with a list of our own. [Read More]
Penn State’s Tommy Stevens: Is it Finally Time to Show Urban The Lion Legend?
Column
Penn State’s Tommy Stevens: Is it Finally Time to Show Urban The Lion Legend?
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Tommy Stevens has played in just nine of Penn State’s last 18 games, with more than a touch or a yard in only five. Will he play vs. Illinois on Friday and give Urban Meyer something to think about in advance of next week’s Whiteout? [Read More]
Penn State Warns of Counterfeit Tickets for White Out Game Against Ohio State Penn State Warns of Counterfeit Tickets for White Out Game Against Ohio State
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State Athletics on Wednesday advised fans to beware of counterfeit football tickets for the upcoming White Out game against Ohio State. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Clifford Enjoying His Moment In Spotlight, Even If It's Almost Over Penn State Football: Clifford Enjoying His Moment In Spotlight, Even If It's Almost Over
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you were going to make a list of the parts of a quarterback's body you would rather not have break, a hand would be pretty high on that list. [Read More]
The Foundation: 50 Years Ago, Penn State’s Undefeated Orange Bowl Champs Built a Legacy of Greatness The Foundation: 50 Years Ago, Penn State’s Undefeated Orange Bowl Champs Built a Legacy of Greatness
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - David Pencek, Town&Gown
Under third-year head coach Joe Paterno, the 1968 Nittany Lions went a perfect 11-0, including a 15-14 win over Kansas in the Orange Bowl. The team would go undefeated again the next year, and the program was on its way to becoming a national power under Paterno, eventually winning two national cham [Read More]

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Penn State's Great Insect Fair Celebrates Insects in Pop Culture Penn State's Great Insect Fair Celebrates Insects in Pop Culture
1 day ago - StateCollege.com
Appreciating insects' influence in society and culture will be the focus of Penn State's 2018 Great Insect Fair, scheduled for 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Snider Agricultural Arena on the University Park campus. [Read More]
State College's First Multicultural Unity Fair Set for Saturday State College's First Multicultural Unity Fair Set for Saturday
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Scheduled for noon to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Municipal Building, 243 S. Allen St., the Multicultural Unity Fair is intended to be a day of celebration, fun and togetherness. [Read More]
CBICC, Penn State Smeal College of Business Partner for Ethical Business Award CBICC, Penn State Smeal College of Business Partner for Ethical Business Award
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
The Chamber of Business & Industry of Centre County and Penn State’s Smeal College of Business are partnering to recognize noteworthy local achievements in ethical business leadership. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things To Watch As The Nittany Lions Head To Illinois Penn State Football: Five Things To Watch As The Nittany Lions Head To Illinois
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State heads to Illinois this week to face an Illini team looking for an upset. For the Nittany Lions it's another chance to go 1-0 in the eyes of PR reps everywhere, but in reality it's a final tune-up before facing Ohio State next weekend in a pivotal game early in the season. [Read More]
Penn State’s Tommy Stevens: Is it Finally Time to Show Urban The Lion Legend?
Column
Penn State’s Tommy Stevens: Is it Finally Time to Show Urban The Lion Legend?
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Tommy Stevens has played in just nine of Penn State’s last 18 games, with more than a touch or a yard in only five. Will he play vs. Illinois on Friday and give Urban Meyer something to think about in advance of next week’s Whiteout? [Read More]
Penn State Football: Clifford Enjoying His Moment In Spotlight, Even If It's Almost Over Penn State Football: Clifford Enjoying His Moment In Spotlight, Even If It's Almost Over
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you were going to make a list of the parts of a quarterback's body you would rather not have break, a hand would be pretty high on that list. [Read More]
Annual 9/11 Heroes Run Set for Sunday Annual 9/11 Heroes Run Set for Sunday
3 days ago - StateCollege.com
The Travis Manion Foundation will host its annual State College 9/11 Heroes Run 5k race at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday. [Read More]
Penn State Research Expenditures Reach Record High Penn State Research Expenditures Reach Record High
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State research expenditures for 2017-18 totaled $927 million, setting a record high for the second consecutive year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Johnson Struggling Early, But History Points To Patience Being The Best Solution Penn State Football: Johnson Struggling Early, But History Points To Patience Being The Best Solution
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If there was ever a lesson to glean from Mike Gesicki and DaeSean Hamilton, it was that careers take time. [Read More]
Anthony Leach Awarded Lion's Paw Medal for Service to Penn State Anthony Leach Awarded Lion's Paw Medal for Service to Penn State
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Cassady Potts
Recently retired Penn State School of Music Professor Anthony Leach has been named the 54th recipient of the Lion’s Paw Medal. The Lion’s Paw Alumni Association annually recognizes an individual who goes above and beyond in their service to Penn State. The Lion’s Paw Medal is the highest honor [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Miles to Go Before Sanders Sleeps

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — For Miles Sanders, it was a night he had been waiting on for a long time. Almost too long. “It took patience,” he says. “I went from being a top recruit to sitting behind another great back. But I came here for a reason.”

Jay Paterno

College Football’s Next Big Money Grab

Alabama claims to have started it. Miami made it big with the Turnover Chain. Oregon State even has the Turnover Chainsaw. Let's help out ADs as they no doubt ask how they can monetize turnover celebrations with a list of our own.

Penn State’s Tommy Stevens: Is it Finally Time to Show Urban The Lion Legend?Mike Poorman

Tommy Stevens has played in just nine of Penn State’s last 18 games, with more than a touch or a yard in only five. Will he play vs. Illinois on Friday and give Urban Meyer something to think about in advance of next week’s Whiteout?

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