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Penn State Basketball: Big Recruiting Weekend Ahead With Multiple Visits Planned

Penn State Basketball: Big Recruiting Weekend Ahead With Multiple Visits Planned

- Ben Jones

Penn State basketball has an important recruiting weekend coming up as head coach Pat Chambers and his staff host a handful of future and potential Nittany Lions on official and unofficial visits.


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Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 23 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 23
13 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]
Penn State Hockey: TV Schedule To Feature Nittany Lions Eight Times On National Broadcasts Penn State Hockey: TV Schedule To Feature Nittany Lions Eight Times On National Broadcasts
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lion men’s hockey team will have at least 11 games televised, including eight to a national audience on either BTN, ESPNU or ESPNews, during the 2014-15 season, the Big Ten Conference announced this week. [Read More]
State College Police, Penn State Student Leaders Talk to White House on Sexual Assault Awareness Campaign State College Police, Penn State Student Leaders Talk to White House on Sexual Assault Awareness Campaign
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We think that if we can have more people talking about, and if more people are actively saying this isn’t okay, then hopefully more women will be willing to come forward because they feel supported and won’t have a stigma attached to them,” Police Chief Tom King says. [Read More]
Judge Orders Response to Curley's Request for Emails About Sandusky Scandal Judge Orders Response to Curley's Request for Emails About Sandusky Scandal
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Prosecutors have been given a 20-day deadline to respond to former Penn State athletic director Tim Curley’s request for access to email records linked to the Jerry Sandusky scandal. [Read More]
Fran Fisher is 91 Today. We're the Ones Getting Presence
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Fran Fisher is 91 Today. We're the Ones Getting Presence
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Fran Fisher is Penn State. Loyal and true blue, high ideals. Fran Fisher was all things Penn State as a broadcaster -- TV Quarterbacks, football, wrestling, basketball, radio call-in shows. Fran Fisher? He's a legend. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin May Draw Close To His 107K This Weekend Penn State Football: Franklin May Draw Close To His 107K This Weekend
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
97,354 for Akron and an impressive crowd of 99,155 to see Penn State win a game against UMass it had basically won at the opening kick. The UMass game was in fact the largest non conference crowd since Penn State hosted Alabama in 2011. Penn State's new variable pricing program only helping people [Read More]
The Color Run: I Wish I Thought of it First!
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The Color Run: I Wish I Thought of it First!
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
“45 Dollars?!” I said. “What race around here charges 45 bucks?” [Read More]
School Board Looks to Bring Money Back into District School Board Looks to Bring Money Back into District
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This is somewhat like when people refinance a home mortgage,” Beckett explained to StateCollege.com. By selling their high interest bonds, they will be able to get new bonds at a lower interest rate – thereby bringing extra money into the district from the sale. [Read More]
Local Businesses Benefit from iPhone 6 Release
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Local Businesses Benefit from iPhone 6 Release
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Everyone from local Apple service providers to stores that sell iPhone accessories have benefited from the release of the iPhone 6. [Read More]
Family- and Pet-Friendly Walk to Raise Funds to Fight Heart Disease and Stroke Family- and Pet-Friendly Walk to Raise Funds to Fight Heart Disease and Stroke
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This is also a great opportunity for anyone who wants to honor or remember a loved one affected by heart disease or stroke,” Welsh says, adding that many teams of walkers participate in memory of family members. [Read More]

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Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 23 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 23
13 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]
State College Police, Penn State Student Leaders Talk to White House on Sexual Assault Awareness Campaign State College Police, Penn State Student Leaders Talk to White House on Sexual Assault Awareness Campaign
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“We think that if we can have more people talking about, and if more people are actively saying this isn’t okay, then hopefully more women will be willing to come forward because they feel supported and won’t have a stigma attached to them,” Police Chief Tom King says. [Read More]
Judge Orders Response to Curley's Request for Emails About Sandusky Scandal Judge Orders Response to Curley's Request for Emails About Sandusky Scandal
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Prosecutors have been given a 20-day deadline to respond to former Penn State athletic director Tim Curley’s request for access to email records linked to the Jerry Sandusky scandal. [Read More]
The Color Run: I Wish I Thought of it First!
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The Color Run: I Wish I Thought of it First!
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - John Hook
“45 Dollars?!” I said. “What race around here charges 45 bucks?” [Read More]
School Board Looks to Bring Money Back into District School Board Looks to Bring Money Back into District
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This is somewhat like when people refinance a home mortgage,” Beckett explained to StateCollege.com. By selling their high interest bonds, they will be able to get new bonds at a lower interest rate – thereby bringing extra money into the district from the sale. [Read More]
Local Businesses Benefit from iPhone 6 Release
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Local Businesses Benefit from iPhone 6 Release
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Everyone from local Apple service providers to stores that sell iPhone accessories have benefited from the release of the iPhone 6. [Read More]
Family- and Pet-Friendly Walk to Raise Funds to Fight Heart Disease and Stroke Family- and Pet-Friendly Walk to Raise Funds to Fight Heart Disease and Stroke
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“This is also a great opportunity for anyone who wants to honor or remember a loved one affected by heart disease or stroke,” Welsh says, adding that many teams of walkers participate in memory of family members. [Read More]
State College Man Reportedly Resists Arrest, Requires Chemical Sedation at Hospital State College Man Reportedly Resists Arrest, Requires Chemical Sedation at Hospital
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Things got heated at Saloon on Friday night after a 24-year-old State College man allegedly head-butted a female patron, leading to a series of violent encounters. [Read More]
Penn State's New Disability Parking for Football Games Raises Concerns
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Penn State's New Disability Parking for Football Games Raises Concerns
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
As one of the largest land owners, employers and influences in the local region, if not in the whole state of Pennsylvania, we often attribute personal and human characteristics to what is actually an institution. [Read More]
New Art Exhibit at Centre Furnace Mansion Promotes Farmland Preservation
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New Art Exhibit at Centre Furnace Mansion Promotes Farmland Preservation
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Captured in vividly colored acrylics and oils, a new art exhibit at the Centre Furnace Mansion displays the natural beauty of Centre County’s lush farmlands. Stunning as they are, these paintings are more than a document of the area’s lands or a testament to their beauty; they serve a [Read More]

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Penn State Hockey: TV Schedule To Feature Nittany Lions Eight Times On National Broadcasts Penn State Hockey: TV Schedule To Feature Nittany Lions Eight Times On National Broadcasts
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lion men’s hockey team will have at least 11 games televised, including eight to a national audience on either BTN, ESPNU or ESPNews, during the 2014-15 season, the Big Ten Conference announced this week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin May Draw Close To His 107K This Weekend Penn State Football: Franklin May Draw Close To His 107K This Weekend
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
97,354 for Akron and an impressive crowd of 99,155 to see Penn State win a game against UMass it had basically won at the opening kick. The UMass game was in fact the largest non conference crowd since Penn State hosted Alabama in 2011. Penn State's new variable pricing program only helping people [Read More]
Ben State Football: Balancing The Blame Game With The Reality Checks
Column
Ben State Football: Balancing The Blame Game With The Reality Checks
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Figuring out who, or what to blame for any given issue is perhaps the hardest aspect of covering or even just following Penn State football. Finding the happy medium between critical analysis and the understanding that the chips are intentionally stacked against the Nittany Lions. Even in the "post [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch The Nittany Lions Win Over UMass in Time Lapse Form
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Penn State Football: Watch The Nittany Lions Win Over UMass in Time Lapse Form
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's 48-7 victory over UMass probably didn't feel like a blur to the Minutemen, but you can watch it all unfold from the StateCollege.com seat in the press box in just under 30 seconds. Unfortunately the lens of an iPhone isn't quite big enough to capture all of Beaver Stadium in a single [Read More]
Penn State's New Disability Parking for Football Games Raises Concerns
Column
Penn State's New Disability Parking for Football Games Raises Concerns
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
As one of the largest land owners, employers and influences in the local region, if not in the whole state of Pennsylvania, we often attribute personal and human characteristics to what is actually an institution. [Read More]
Mack Brady Game Helps Family Feel Close to Lost Son, Raises Money for Soccer Program Mack Brady Game Helps Family Feel Close to Lost Son, Raises Money for Soccer Program
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Within hours of his death, we decided to do something with the soccer program,” Christian Brady says. “We wanted to remember Mack and celebrate his life.” [Read More]
AP Voters in Tennessee, Ohio & With FOX, ESPN, CBS Keep Penn State Off Their Ballots
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AP Voters in Tennessee, Ohio & With FOX, ESPN, CBS Keep Penn State Off Their Ballots
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Is it just a coincidence that voters from Ohio (home of the Ohio State Buckeyes) and Tennessee (home of Vanderbilt, James Franklin’s “previous institution”) didn’t cast a vote for Penn State in this week’s Associated Press poll? [Read More]
Penn State Celebrates 50 Years of Women's Athletics Penn State Celebrates 50 Years of Women's Athletics
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Looking at that field, I realized the hard work we did really paid off,” Blount says. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Self Adjusts After Bumpy Start Penn State Football: Hackenberg Self Adjusts After Bumpy Start
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think for me it was going back to what I needed to do. i was throwing off my back foot a little bit, seeing some things in my face, focusing on some things I really shouldn't have been focusing on and I just went back there and thought about it and then just started throwing the ball. Guys got [Read More]
Penn State Football: It Was 4:29 p.m. -- Time for the Running Game to Wake Up Penn State Football: It Was 4:29 p.m. -- Time for the Running Game to Wake Up
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Penn State's ground game needed a boost, so the timing of Saturday’s outburst against UMass couldn’t have been better. The rush last 98 minutes on the clock, 27:05 on the field and five TDs on the scoreboard. [Read More]

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Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 23 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Tuesday, Sept. 23
13 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]
Penn State Hockey: TV Schedule To Feature Nittany Lions Eight Times On National Broadcasts Penn State Hockey: TV Schedule To Feature Nittany Lions Eight Times On National Broadcasts
13 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lion men’s hockey team will have at least 11 games televised, including eight to a national audience on either BTN, ESPNU or ESPNews, during the 2014-15 season, the Big Ten Conference announced this week. [Read More]
Judge Orders Response to Curley's Request for Emails About Sandusky Scandal Judge Orders Response to Curley's Request for Emails About Sandusky Scandal
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Prosecutors have been given a 20-day deadline to respond to former Penn State athletic director Tim Curley’s request for access to email records linked to the Jerry Sandusky scandal. [Read More]
Fran Fisher is 91 Today. We're the Ones Getting Presence
Column
Fran Fisher is 91 Today. We're the Ones Getting Presence
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
Fran Fisher is Penn State. Loyal and true blue, high ideals. Fran Fisher was all things Penn State as a broadcaster -- TV Quarterbacks, football, wrestling, basketball, radio call-in shows. Fran Fisher? He's a legend. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin May Draw Close To His 107K This Weekend Penn State Football: Franklin May Draw Close To His 107K This Weekend
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
97,354 for Akron and an impressive crowd of 99,155 to see Penn State win a game against UMass it had basically won at the opening kick. The UMass game was in fact the largest non conference crowd since Penn State hosted Alabama in 2011. Penn State's new variable pricing program only helping people [Read More]
Ben State Football: Balancing The Blame Game With The Reality Checks
Column
Ben State Football: Balancing The Blame Game With The Reality Checks
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Figuring out who, or what to blame for any given issue is perhaps the hardest aspect of covering or even just following Penn State football. Finding the happy medium between critical analysis and the understanding that the chips are intentionally stacked against the Nittany Lions. Even in the "post [Read More]
Authorities Receive Reports of 3 Sexual Assaults and 1 Indecent Assault Over a Matter of Days Authorities Receive Reports of 3 Sexual Assaults and 1 Indecent Assault Over a Matter of Days
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
State College and Penn State police received a total of three sexual assault reports and one indecent assault report over the course of four days. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch The Nittany Lions Win Over UMass in Time Lapse Form
Video
Penn State Football: Watch The Nittany Lions Win Over UMass in Time Lapse Form
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's 48-7 victory over UMass probably didn't feel like a blur to the Minutemen, but you can watch it all unfold from the StateCollege.com seat in the press box in just under 30 seconds. Unfortunately the lens of an iPhone isn't quite big enough to capture all of Beaver Stadium in a single [Read More]
State College Authorities Issue Alert Regarding IRS and Police Impersonator Scams State College Authorities Issue Alert Regarding IRS and Police Impersonator Scams
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The State College Police Department and Penn State University Police Department issued a joint consumer alert Monday warning the scams have been prevalent in the area for the last few weeks. [Read More]
Penn State's New Disability Parking for Football Games Raises Concerns
Column
Penn State's New Disability Parking for Football Games Raises Concerns
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Patty Kleban
As one of the largest land owners, employers and influences in the local region, if not in the whole state of Pennsylvania, we often attribute personal and human characteristics to what is actually an institution. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Fran Fisher is 91 Today. We're the Ones Getting Presence

Fran Fisher is Penn State. Loyal and true blue, high ideals. Fran Fisher was all things Penn State as a broadcaster -- TV Quarterbacks, football, wrestling, basketball, radio call-in shows. Fran Fisher? He's a legend.

John Hook

The Color Run: I Wish I Thought of it First!

“45 Dollars?!” I said. “What race around here charges 45 bucks?”

Ben State Football: Balancing The Blame Game With The Reality ChecksBen Jones

Figuring out who, or what to blame for any given issue is perhaps the hardest aspect of covering or even just following Penn State football. Finding the happy medium between critical analysis and the understanding that the chips are intentionally stacked against the Nittany Lions. Even in the "post

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