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Penn State Working Out Issues with New Scoreboards, Fans Can Expect Changes Saturday

Penn State Working Out Issues with New Scoreboards, Fans Can Expect Changes Saturday

- Jennifer Miller

"We can expect a different look and feel to the boards tomorrow," Stryker says. "I received a lot of comments form people after the last game. ... It's a new technology and I think it's going to take a couple of games so it's perfect."


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Police Seek Help Identifying Possible Loitering Suspect Police Seek Help Identifying Possible Loitering Suspect
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police are looking for assistance in identifying a suspicious male in the area of Waupelani Drive last night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: UMass Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: UMass
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State sits at 3-0 on the year after two late game victories that have helped turn a season of question marks into a season of cautious optimism for the Nittany Lion faithful. That positive momentum should continue this week as Penn State takes on a struggling 0-3 UMass team coming off of a narr [Read More]
James Franklin Calls Radio Show As 'James From State College' After Getting Hung Up On James Franklin Calls Radio Show As 'James From State College' After Getting Hung Up On
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I tried to call in but your producer hung up on me," Franklin said. "He says, 'how can we verify that it's you?' and I'm like, I can't give you my license over the phone." [Read More]
Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Friday, Sept. 19 Penn State, State College Noon News & Features: Friday, Sept. 19
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]
Discovery Space Names New Executive Director, Seeks Larger Space to Accommodate Growth Discovery Space Names New Executive Director, Seeks Larger Space to Accommodate Growth
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"Everything is going to grow. I'm hoping and foresee expanding our programs throughout the Centre Region," says Beck. "I think with a bigger stage we'll definitely be able to reach a broader age range of children." [Read More]
Weekend Plans: Friday, Sept. 19 to Sunday, Sept. 21 Weekend Plans: Friday, Sept. 19 to Sunday, Sept. 21
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Ready for the weekend? Of course you are. If you don't have plans yet be sure to take a look at the weekend planner. [Read More]
Little Lions Ready to Start 'New Season' Little Lions Ready to Start 'New Season'
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
“This is huge,” State College High football head coach Matt Lintal says of Friday night’s conference opener against Carlisle. “It’s a whole new season for us starting right now. We’ve had two scrimmages and three games but we’re looking at the three games almost like the preseason.” [Read More]
The Trouble With Penn State Football Players? Nothing
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The Trouble With Penn State Football Players? Nothing
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
At Penn State, for the players, all news has been good news. That runs counter to the national narrative, not only in the NFL but with the past two Heisman Trophy winners. That's why Christian Hackenberg is the anti-Jameis. [Read More]
Planning Commision Debates Proposal for Taller Buildings in Downtown District Planning Commision Debates Proposal for Taller Buildings in Downtown District
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The proposal would range from 97 to 155 feet, depending on how many incentives – such as underground parking or a green roof – the developer is able to meet. The current zoning allows for a base height of 65 feet. [Read More]
Route 45 Interchange Named After Wounded Warrior, Sgt. Adam Hartswick Route 45 Interchange Named After Wounded Warrior, Sgt. Adam Hartswick
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“For most servicemen, when people call them heroes, they’ll tell you they’re not,” Sgt. Adam Hartswick says. “It’s the ones who didn’t make it back who are the heroes. We live for them.” [Read More]

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Police Seek Help Identifying Possible Loitering Suspect Police Seek Help Identifying Possible Loitering Suspect
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Police are looking for assistance in identifying a suspicious male in the area of Waupelani Drive last night. [Read More]
Discovery Space Names New Executive Director, Seeks Larger Space to Accommodate Growth Discovery Space Names New Executive Director, Seeks Larger Space to Accommodate Growth
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"Everything is going to grow. I'm hoping and foresee expanding our programs throughout the Centre Region," says Beck. "I think with a bigger stage we'll definitely be able to reach a broader age range of children." [Read More]
Weekend Plans: Friday, Sept. 19 to Sunday, Sept. 21 Weekend Plans: Friday, Sept. 19 to Sunday, Sept. 21
15 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
Ready for the weekend? Of course you are. If you don't have plans yet be sure to take a look at the weekend planner. [Read More]
Planning Commision Debates Proposal for Taller Buildings in Downtown District Planning Commision Debates Proposal for Taller Buildings in Downtown District
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
The proposal would range from 97 to 155 feet, depending on how many incentives – such as underground parking or a green roof – the developer is able to meet. The current zoning allows for a base height of 65 feet. [Read More]
Route 45 Interchange Named After Wounded Warrior, Sgt. Adam Hartswick Route 45 Interchange Named After Wounded Warrior, Sgt. Adam Hartswick
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“For most servicemen, when people call them heroes, they’ll tell you they’re not,” Sgt. Adam Hartswick says. “It’s the ones who didn’t make it back who are the heroes. We live for them.” [Read More]
State College Children's Author Inspires Wonder With New Novel State College Children's Author Inspires Wonder With New Novel
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett, Centre County Gazette
"I think I'd be happy if a child comes away from the book thinking there might be mice in the walls and wondering what their lives are like," Freeman says. "If a kid took any element of this book and it invoked some creativity, I did something right." [Read More]
Ultramarathon to Benefit Cancer Survivors' Association Ultramarathon to Benefit Cancer Survivors' Association
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
This year's ultramarathon will draw world-class runners who will compete for an $11,000 cash prize. Last year's event saw more than 150 participants in the race. [Read More]
Penn State Graduate's First Book Shares Story of Lost U.S. Warship Penn State Graduate's First Book Shares Story of Lost U.S. Warship
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Gazette Staff
"American Boys" shares the true story of the USS Frank E. Evans, the only U.S. warship lost in the Vietnam War and the ongoing effort to memorialize the 74 men killed in the tragedy that was the Navy's second largest loss of life during that war. [Read More]
Penn State Students Use Technology to Help Boal Museum Reach Community Penn State Students Use Technology to Help Boal Museum Reach Community
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
Civil war weapons. Christopher Columbus’ writing desk. A lock of Napoleon’s hair.“We want to make this area into a cultural hotspot, a place people want to come see,” says Pazamickas. “This museum is probably one of the best kept secrets of central Pennsylvania.” [Read More]
Penn State Grad Student Competes on 'Jeopardy!' Penn State Grad Student Competes on 'Jeopardy!'
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Michael Martin Garrett
“I’d have my wife read me my questions like Alex Trebek, and I’d click in with a pen to get the feel for using the signaling device,” Cossen says. “It’s very different actually playing the game from what it looks like from home. ... It goes much faster than I ever expected it to.” [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: UMass Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: UMass
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State sits at 3-0 on the year after two late game victories that have helped turn a season of question marks into a season of cautious optimism for the Nittany Lion faithful. That positive momentum should continue this week as Penn State takes on a struggling 0-3 UMass team coming off of a narr [Read More]
James Franklin Calls Radio Show As 'James From State College' After Getting Hung Up On James Franklin Calls Radio Show As 'James From State College' After Getting Hung Up On
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I tried to call in but your producer hung up on me," Franklin said. "He says, 'how can we verify that it's you?' and I'm like, I can't give you my license over the phone." [Read More]
Little Lions Ready to Start 'New Season' Little Lions Ready to Start 'New Season'
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Matt Allibone
“This is huge,” State College High football head coach Matt Lintal says of Friday night’s conference opener against Carlisle. “It’s a whole new season for us starting right now. We’ve had two scrimmages and three games but we’re looking at the three games almost like the preseason.” [Read More]
The Trouble With Penn State Football Players? Nothing
Column
The Trouble With Penn State Football Players? Nothing
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
At Penn State, for the players, all news has been good news. That runs counter to the national narrative, not only in the NFL but with the past two Heisman Trophy winners. That's why Christian Hackenberg is the anti-Jameis. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Highlights Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Highlights
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think that's the thing I've been most impressed is how they've handled everything; coaching changes, sanctions, academics. Going into that environment in Ireland wasn't an easy experience in terms of travel. Then to go on the road in an environment where those people, I don't think, like us [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hamilton A Star In Making After Delayed Start To Career Penn State Football: Hamilton A Star In Making After Delayed Start To Career
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Kyle, he told me like the procedure that he went through, and he told me basically the time table on what maybe we could possibly go through and things like that. Unfortunately mine went a little longer than his did. At the same time it was him and Zach Zwinak, we both had wrist injuries in the pa [Read More]
Athletics Department Considers Raising Football Ticket Prices in 2015 Athletics Department Considers Raising Football Ticket Prices in 2015
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Tim Gilbert
The athletic department is in the midst of a series of three $10 million loans, and ended the last year with only $5.2 million in its cash reserve. According to Kaluza, the department’s budget projections are hamstrung by the lack of money from the Big Ten’s bowl games and flat revenue streams. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Take Part In Week One Of Yoke Zone Challenge
Video
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Take Part In Week One Of Yoke Zone Challenge
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is hard at work with some early, early morning workouts. Take a look behind the scenes of the first week of the Yoke Zone Challenge. [Read More]
StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: UMass Edition StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: UMass Edition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
StateCollege.com's Ben Jones joins sports reporter Greg Pickel to break down last week's game between Penn State and Rutgers. Greg offers some inside information about where James Franklin might get his last four recruiting commitments. Also, what's riding on Saturday's game against UMass? [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Looking To Tight Ends For Help In Running Game Penn State Football: Franklin Looking To Tight Ends For Help In Running Game
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Everybody gets so caught up in catches and yards, but that really hasn't been our focus," Franklin said on Tuesday. "Our focus with them since the day we arrived on campus was their impact in the running game and that area still needs to improve. I think the offensive line hears a lot about wha [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: UMass Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: UMass
11 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State sits at 3-0 on the year after two late game victories that have helped turn a season of question marks into a season of cautious optimism for the Nittany Lion faithful. That positive momentum should continue this week as Penn State takes on a struggling 0-3 UMass team coming off of a narr [Read More]
James Franklin Calls Radio Show As 'James From State College' After Getting Hung Up On James Franklin Calls Radio Show As 'James From State College' After Getting Hung Up On
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I tried to call in but your producer hung up on me," Franklin said. "He says, 'how can we verify that it's you?' and I'm like, I can't give you my license over the phone." [Read More]
The Trouble With Penn State Football Players? Nothing
Column
The Trouble With Penn State Football Players? Nothing
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Mike Poorman
At Penn State, for the players, all news has been good news. That runs counter to the national narrative, not only in the NFL but with the past two Heisman Trophy winners. That's why Christian Hackenberg is the anti-Jameis. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Highlights Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Highlights
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think that's the thing I've been most impressed is how they've handled everything; coaching changes, sanctions, academics. Going into that environment in Ireland wasn't an easy experience in terms of travel. Then to go on the road in an environment where those people, I don't think, like us [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hamilton A Star In Making After Delayed Start To Career Penn State Football: Hamilton A Star In Making After Delayed Start To Career
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Kyle, he told me like the procedure that he went through, and he told me basically the time table on what maybe we could possibly go through and things like that. Unfortunately mine went a little longer than his did. At the same time it was him and Zach Zwinak, we both had wrist injuries in the pa [Read More]
State Lawmaker says Penn State Trustees May Have Broken Law with Recommendation on Board Reform State Lawmaker says Penn State Trustees May Have Broken Law with Recommendation on Board Reform
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"The Board of Trustees at Penn State is neither above the law nor should it be engaged in efforts to further separate itself from core constituencies like the alumni and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania," says Yudichak. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Take Part In Week One Of Yoke Zone Challenge
Video
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Take Part In Week One Of Yoke Zone Challenge
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is hard at work with some early, early morning workouts. Take a look behind the scenes of the first week of the Yoke Zone Challenge. [Read More]
Governance Committee Recommends Board of Trustees Reform with Lubrano as Sole Dissenter Governance Committee Recommends Board of Trustees Reform with Lubrano as Sole Dissenter
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
"I had hoped it could be unanimous and I'm an eternal optimist, so I'm hoping by November it can be unanimous by the full board. I think it is a very good compromise," says Committee Chair Keith Eckel. [Read More]
Penn State Board of Trustees Set to Meet Thursday and Friday Penn State Board of Trustees Set to Meet Thursday and Friday
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Jennifer Miller
An attempt to restructure the Penn State Board of Trustees is could be a hot topic in the coming hours. The Governance and Long-Range Planning Committee will continue ongoing discussions about the board's structure and potential ways to modify its membership. [Read More]
StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: UMass Edition StateCollege.Com Penn State Football Podcast: UMass Edition
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
StateCollege.com's Ben Jones joins sports reporter Greg Pickel to break down last week's game between Penn State and Rutgers. Greg offers some inside information about where James Franklin might get his last four recruiting commitments. Also, what's riding on Saturday's game against UMass? [Read More]
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Mike Poorman

The Trouble With Penn State Football Players? Nothing

At Penn State, for the players, all news has been good news. That runs counter to the national narrative, not only in the NFL but with the past two Heisman Trophy winners. That's why Christian Hackenberg is the anti-Jameis.

Russell Frank

Can Craziness Be Calibrated?

That was exactly how much confidence I had in my own judgment, even when I was hitchhiking from New York to Colorado or experimenting with Schedule 1 drugs or rollicking into Chinatown from Queens so we could split a platter of Crabs Cantonese for $3.25.

Ben State Football: As Sanction Era Draws To A Close Even 19-12 Looks Just FineBen Jones

Penn State has gone 19-12 since the last time Joe Paterno coached a game for the Nittany Lions. NCAA sanctions slammed the program like a ton of bricks shortly after that 10-7 victory over Illinois. The predictions that followed were all calling for the same future ...

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