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Penn State Football: Why is Temple So Much Trouble Lately?

Penn State Football: Why is Temple So Much Trouble Lately?

- Mike Poorman

Temple won't likely upset Penn State on Saturday. But, if recent history is any guide, the potential exists for Nittany Lion head coach James Franklin to be a bit upset by how close the final score is.


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Attorney General, State College Police Warn Against New Sophisticated Scams Attorney General, State College Police Warn Against New Sophisticated Scams
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
New versions of the ruse involve scammers using emails designed to look like official IRS documents and technology that displays false caller ID information. By tricking people into thinking an email or call is coming directly from the IRS, scammers are able to coerce payments for fictional taxes ou [Read More]
Penn State Football: 2019 Season To Open Against Idaho Penn State Football: 2019 Season To Open Against Idaho
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The Idaho game is the second non-conference game announcement for the 2019 season. Penn State will host Pittsburgh on Sept. 14 and has one more game to be scheduled. [Read More]
Women’s Volleyball Honors 2014 Championship, Sweeps Villanova Women’s Volleyball Honors 2014 Championship, Sweeps Villanova
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
The Nittany Lions won nine out of nine sets at the Penn State Classic, but that took a back seat tonight following a special banner-raising ceremony. Before tonight’s match with Villanova, the 2014 National Championship banner was raised into Rec Hall’s rafters. [Read More]
Science Crusader, Penn Stater John Mashey Leads Seminar On Campus Science Crusader, Penn Stater John Mashey Leads Seminar On Campus
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Distinguished computer scientist, entrepreneur, climate crusader, and Penn Stater John Mashey articulately and engagingly connected invisible dots between think tanks, climate change deniers, tobacco companies, the media, and even universities. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Video Takes a Look Behind The Scenes of Linebacker Unit
Video
Penn State Football: Video Takes a Look Behind The Scenes of Linebacker Unit
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State enters game week, all of the preparation and hard work is suddenly going to start to pay off as the Nittany Lions head to Temple next weekend. [Read More]
VIDEO: Country Music, Carnival Rides, and Fun at the Grange Fair VIDEO: Country Music, Carnival Rides, and Fun at the Grange Fair
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The 141st annual Grange Fair comes to a close today after a week of camping, music, games, and more. It might not be enough to tide you over to next year's Grange Fair, but if some early nostalgia is kicking in, enjoy this montage of country music, bull-riding, and carnival fun. [Read More]
Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Buffalo In Season Opener Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Buffalo In Season Opener
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
The defending National Champions picked up where they left off in this season’s opener. Penn State opened at home in the Penn State Classic, an invitational tournament that features Buffalo, Stony Brook, and Villanova this year. [Read More]
DA Parks Miller Attacks County Officials, Defense Attorneys in New Lawsuit DA Parks Miller Attacks County Officials, Defense Attorneys in New Lawsuit
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Making good on a promise made last month, Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller has filed a defamation lawsuit against practically everyone involved in the controversies that have embroiled the county government and courthouse over the past eight months. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Tough Start Highlights Big Ten Schedule Penn State Basketball: Tough Start Highlights Big Ten Schedule
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Big Ten play is never easy, but Penn State basketball faces a difficult conference schedule after the Big Ten slate was announced this week. [Read More]
Police: Couple Arrested for Growing Pot Also Possessed Heroin Police: Couple Arrested for Growing Pot Also Possessed Heroin
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Police say the two Ferguson Township residents arrested yesterday for allegedly growing marijuana in their backyard also possessed other drugs, including over 30 bags of heroin. [Read More]

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Attorney General, State College Police Warn Against New Sophisticated Scams Attorney General, State College Police Warn Against New Sophisticated Scams
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
New versions of the ruse involve scammers using emails designed to look like official IRS documents and technology that displays false caller ID information. By tricking people into thinking an email or call is coming directly from the IRS, scammers are able to coerce payments for fictional taxes ou [Read More]
Women’s Volleyball Honors 2014 Championship, Sweeps Villanova Women’s Volleyball Honors 2014 Championship, Sweeps Villanova
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
The Nittany Lions won nine out of nine sets at the Penn State Classic, but that took a back seat tonight following a special banner-raising ceremony. Before tonight’s match with Villanova, the 2014 National Championship banner was raised into Rec Hall’s rafters. [Read More]
Science Crusader, Penn Stater John Mashey Leads Seminar On Campus Science Crusader, Penn Stater John Mashey Leads Seminar On Campus
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Distinguished computer scientist, entrepreneur, climate crusader, and Penn Stater John Mashey articulately and engagingly connected invisible dots between think tanks, climate change deniers, tobacco companies, the media, and even universities. [Read More]
VIDEO: Country Music, Carnival Rides, and Fun at the Grange Fair VIDEO: Country Music, Carnival Rides, and Fun at the Grange Fair
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
The 141st annual Grange Fair comes to a close today after a week of camping, music, games, and more. It might not be enough to tide you over to next year's Grange Fair, but if some early nostalgia is kicking in, enjoy this montage of country music, bull-riding, and carnival fun. [Read More]
Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Buffalo In Season Opener Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Buffalo In Season Opener
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
The defending National Champions picked up where they left off in this season’s opener. Penn State opened at home in the Penn State Classic, an invitational tournament that features Buffalo, Stony Brook, and Villanova this year. [Read More]
DA Parks Miller Attacks County Officials, Defense Attorneys in New Lawsuit DA Parks Miller Attacks County Officials, Defense Attorneys in New Lawsuit
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Making good on a promise made last month, Centre County District Attorney Stacy Parks Miller has filed a defamation lawsuit against practically everyone involved in the controversies that have embroiled the county government and courthouse over the past eight months. [Read More]
Police: Couple Arrested for Growing Pot Also Possessed Heroin Police: Couple Arrested for Growing Pot Also Possessed Heroin
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Police say the two Ferguson Township residents arrested yesterday for allegedly growing marijuana in their backyard also possessed other drugs, including over 30 bags of heroin. [Read More]
LION Bash Brings Students, Residents Together to Celebrate State College LION Bash Brings Students, Residents Together to Celebrate State College
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“Unfortunately, some of our residents only interact with students at 2:30 in the morning when they’re walking home, so all they see is that lifestyle conflict. But at the same time, a lot of students don’t realize how many opportunities there for them in town." [Read More]
Industry Experts School State College on 3D Printing Industry Experts School State College on 3D Printing
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
Simpson said that the future of 3D printing goes beyond what most people realize, and the ability to print functional organs isn't all that far away. "We've realized that it's not a question of if we can do it, but a question of when," Simpson said. [Read More]
Paterno Files Motion to Declassify Freeh Report Documents Paterno Files Motion to Declassify Freeh Report Documents
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
It seemed that the release of Freeh Report documents in the Paterno vs. NCAA case was inevitable. But Pepper Hamilton fought that order and is hoping to designate all Freeh Report documents as "highly classified," blocking the plaintiffs from accessing them in the confines of the lawsuit. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: 2019 Season To Open Against Idaho Penn State Football: 2019 Season To Open Against Idaho
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The Idaho game is the second non-conference game announcement for the 2019 season. Penn State will host Pittsburgh on Sept. 14 and has one more game to be scheduled. [Read More]
Women’s Volleyball Honors 2014 Championship, Sweeps Villanova Women’s Volleyball Honors 2014 Championship, Sweeps Villanova
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
The Nittany Lions won nine out of nine sets at the Penn State Classic, but that took a back seat tonight following a special banner-raising ceremony. Before tonight’s match with Villanova, the 2014 National Championship banner was raised into Rec Hall’s rafters. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Video Takes a Look Behind The Scenes of Linebacker Unit
Video
Penn State Football: Video Takes a Look Behind The Scenes of Linebacker Unit
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State enters game week, all of the preparation and hard work is suddenly going to start to pay off as the Nittany Lions head to Temple next weekend. [Read More]
Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Buffalo In Season Opener Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Buffalo In Season Opener
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
The defending National Champions picked up where they left off in this season’s opener. Penn State opened at home in the Penn State Classic, an invitational tournament that features Buffalo, Stony Brook, and Villanova this year. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Tough Start Highlights Big Ten Schedule Penn State Basketball: Tough Start Highlights Big Ten Schedule
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Big Ten play is never easy, but Penn State basketball faces a difficult conference schedule after the Big Ten slate was announced this week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Judge James Franklin By The Company He Keeps
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Penn State Football: Judge James Franklin By The Company He Keeps
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
All you need to know about James Franklin came during a key minutes of practice Wednesday as his vision, his management and interpersonal styles, how he recruits and hires, were personified by several players and assistants. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin's 2015-16 edition of his weekly radio show fired up the engines on Thursday night as he took questions from the audience and offered up his thoughts on the upcoming season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Palmer Expected To Get Start At Left Tackle Penn State Football: Palmer Expected To Get Start At Left Tackle
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"He still has got a long way to go but I think he's improved and I think right now at this point he gives us the best opportunity to play and play well.'' [Read More]
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4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
But in some cases the talent is too great and the needs are too present to avoid playing true freshman from day one. And that's the case so far with four Penn State freshman coach James Franklin expects to see the field this year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Over 6,000 Servicemembers Set To Attend Penn State-Army Game Penn State Football: Over 6,000 Servicemembers Set To Attend Penn State-Army Game
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If you want to send a service member to a Penn State football game you're running out of time as Monday, August 31 at 5 p.m. is your last chance. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: 2019 Season To Open Against Idaho Penn State Football: 2019 Season To Open Against Idaho
23 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The Idaho game is the second non-conference game announcement for the 2019 season. Penn State will host Pittsburgh on Sept. 14 and has one more game to be scheduled. [Read More]
Women’s Volleyball Honors 2014 Championship, Sweeps Villanova Women’s Volleyball Honors 2014 Championship, Sweeps Villanova
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
The Nittany Lions won nine out of nine sets at the Penn State Classic, but that took a back seat tonight following a special banner-raising ceremony. Before tonight’s match with Villanova, the 2014 National Championship banner was raised into Rec Hall’s rafters. [Read More]
Science Crusader, Penn Stater John Mashey Leads Seminar On Campus Science Crusader, Penn Stater John Mashey Leads Seminar On Campus
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Ben Berkman
Distinguished computer scientist, entrepreneur, climate crusader, and Penn Stater John Mashey articulately and engagingly connected invisible dots between think tanks, climate change deniers, tobacco companies, the media, and even universities. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Video Takes a Look Behind The Scenes of Linebacker Unit
Video
Penn State Football: Video Takes a Look Behind The Scenes of Linebacker Unit
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State enters game week, all of the preparation and hard work is suddenly going to start to pay off as the Nittany Lions head to Temple next weekend. [Read More]
Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Buffalo In Season Opener Women’s Volleyball Sweeps Buffalo In Season Opener
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Doug Leeson
The defending National Champions picked up where they left off in this season’s opener. Penn State opened at home in the Penn State Classic, an invitational tournament that features Buffalo, Stony Brook, and Villanova this year. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Tough Start Highlights Big Ten Schedule Penn State Basketball: Tough Start Highlights Big Ten Schedule
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Big Ten play is never easy, but Penn State basketball faces a difficult conference schedule after the Big Ten slate was announced this week. [Read More]
Paterno Files Motion to Declassify Freeh Report Documents Paterno Files Motion to Declassify Freeh Report Documents
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Zach Berger
It seemed that the release of Freeh Report documents in the Paterno vs. NCAA case was inevitable. But Pepper Hamilton fought that order and is hoping to designate all Freeh Report documents as "highly classified," blocking the plaintiffs from accessing them in the confines of the lawsuit. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Judge James Franklin By The Company He Keeps
Column
Penn State Football: Judge James Franklin By The Company He Keeps
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
All you need to know about James Franklin came during a key minutes of practice Wednesday as his vision, his management and interpersonal styles, how he recruits and hires, were personified by several players and assistants. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Recap
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin's 2015-16 edition of his weekly radio show fired up the engines on Thursday night as he took questions from the audience and offered up his thoughts on the upcoming season. [Read More]
An Aerial Tour Of Penn State’s Campus
Video
An Aerial Tour Of Penn State’s Campus
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Penn State student and employee, Jesse Brown, shot and edited a video that gives you a birds-eye view of Penn State. The video is four and a half minutes long and takes you all over campus from Beaver Stadium to Old Main. [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Why is Temple So Much Trouble Lately?

Temple won't likely upset Penn State on Saturday. But, if recent history is any guide, the potential exists for Nittany Lion head coach James Franklin to be a bit upset by how close the final score is.

Mike Poorman

Penn State Football: Judge James Franklin By The Company He Keeps

All you need to know about James Franklin came during a key minutes of practice Wednesday as his vision, his management and interpersonal styles, how he recruits and hires, were personified by several players and assistants.

Back To School...Jay Paterno

As another school year nears for my kids marking the unofficial end to summer once again, I get the same pangs of dread I got even when I was a kid. It really defies explanation.

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