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Penn State Football: AP Poll Ranks Nittany Lions At No.6 Penn State Football: AP Poll Ranks Nittany Lions At No.6
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State is ranked No. 6 in the Associated Press Poll released Monday afternoon. The Nittany Lions are now ranked in the Top 10 by both major polls as USA Today placed Penn State at No. 6 earlier this month. [Read More]

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Penn State Football: Breaking Down James Franklin's New Contract Penn State Football: Breaking Down James Franklin's New Contract
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin finally has his new contract. The Penn State Board of Trustees's compensation committee meet Friday morning to approve the new terms before publicly announcing them just before noon. [Read More]
Bellator 186 Reportedly Set For Bryce Jordan Center Featuring Phil Davis And Ed Ruth Bellator 186 Reportedly Set For Bryce Jordan Center Featuring Phil Davis And Ed Ruth
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Bellator is headed to State College and the Bryce Jordan Center in November. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Big Ten Schedule Released Penn State Basketball: Big Ten Schedule Released
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball released its Big Ten schedule this week with the Nittany Lions starting out conference games in early December for the first time ever. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barber Finally On Campus Penn State Football: Barber Finally On Campus
5 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Four-star freshman defensive end Damion Barber tweeted Wednesday afternoon that he was finally in Happy Valley, rounding out Penn State's incoming class of new faces. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Board Of Trustees Set To Discuss Franklin Contract Per Report Penn State Football: Board Of Trustees Set To Discuss Franklin Contract Per Report
6 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State Board of Trustees compensation committee is set to meet this Friday via a teleconference to discuss James Franklin's contract extension according to Sports Illustrated. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Sanders Just Fine Waiting His Turn Penn State Football: Sanders Just Fine Waiting His Turn
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Miles Sanders is easy to find on media day because he's wearing thick glasses and he's smiling, then again Miles Sanders is always smiling. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch Saquon Barkley On SportsCenter
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Penn State Football: Watch Saquon Barkley On SportsCenter
1 week ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley made an appearance late Thursday night on SportsCenter with Scott Van Pelt recapping Penn State's 2016 season and look ahead to 2017. Check out his interview. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Cabinda Not Buying Into Potential Trap Game Fears Penn State Football: Cabinda Not Buying Into Potential Trap Game Fears
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I mean I think the pressure is just being 1-0 that week, whoever the opponent is that week, the pressure is to beat that opponent." Cabinda said after practice on Wednesday. [Read More]
Aeneas Hawkins Spoofs 'Get Out' In Penn State Commitment Video Aeneas Hawkins Spoofs 'Get Out' In Penn State Commitment Video
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State made it 23 members of the 2018 recruiting class as Cincinnati product Aeneas Hawkins verbally committed on Thursday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch Saquon Barkley On Sport Science
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Penn State Football: Watch Saquon Barkley On Sport Science
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley was on ESPN's Sport Science testing out his skills in a variety of different temperatures and climates against the clock. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Four-Star DT Tabs Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Four-Star DT Tabs Nittany Lions
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State continued its hot streak on the recruiting trail as four-star defensive tackle P.J. Mustipher verbally committed to the Nittany Lions' 2018 class on Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handful Of Freshmen Catching Franklin's Eye Penn State Football: Handful Of Freshmen Catching Franklin's Eye
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“Miranda’s a guy that’s put the offense in a situation where we’re kinda having some difficult discussions like we did last year with [Connor] McGovern and [Michal] Menet,” Franklin said. “He’s shown that he belongs.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things From James Franklin On Media Day Penn State Football: Five Things From James Franklin On Media Day
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Five things to know from James Franklin at Penn State media day [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Lineman Over Ohio State Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Lineman Over Ohio State
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State made it 21 verbal commitments for the 2018 recruiting class as Erie product Fredrick Scruggs committed on Friday afternoon. Scruggs chose the Nittany Lions over Ohio State in his final two schools. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set For Bahamas Tour Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set For Bahamas Tour
2 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is on the road to the Bahamas today where it will meet three local teams during its foreign tour trip from August 4-11. All games will be played in Sir Kendal Isaac’s National Gymnasium, Queen Elizabeth Sports Centre in Nassau. [Read More]
Penn State At No.6 In Coaches Poll Penn State At No.6 In Coaches Poll
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will start the 2017 season ranked at No. 6 in the USA Today Coaches Poll. The preseason poll was released Thursday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football Sells Out Season Ticket Packages For First Time Since 2008 Penn State Football Sells Out Season Ticket Packages For First Time Since 2008
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For the first time since 2008 Penn State football has sold out its season ticket packages the program announced on Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Chambers Adds Ferry To Coaching Staff Penn State Basketball: Chambers Adds Ferry To Coaching Staff
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball officially announced the addition of Jim Ferry as an assistant coach on Tuesday morning. Most recently Ferry served as head coach at Duquesne, Ferry will travel with the team for its foreign tour trip to the Bahamas later this week. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Big Ten Announces Home/Away And Single Plays Penn State Basketball: Big Ten Announces Home/Away And Single Plays
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State men’s basketball team will meet Iowa, Maryland, Nebraska, Northwestern and Ohio State for home and away games during the 2017-18 season the conference announced on Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Training Camp To-Do List For The Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Training Camp To-Do List For The Nittany Lions
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Some 12 months ago the idea of Penn State putting together a Big Ten Championship season seemed unlikely at best. The Nittany Lions would have a new quarterback, a new offensive coordinator and if nothing else a much more established Ohio State program to contend with in the division. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Carr Lands Nike Academy Invite Penn State Basketball: Carr Lands Nike Academy Invite
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State sophomore guard Tony Carr has been invited to the 2017 Nike Basketball Academy Aug. 15-20 in Los Angeles, Calif. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Three Players Poised For Breakout Seasons On Defense Penn State Football: Three Players Poised For Breakout Seasons On Defense
3 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State heads into the upcoming season now is as good of a time as any to try and guess which Nittany Lions will go from a familiar face to a household name. [Read More]
Penn State Football: John Urschel To Retire From The NFL Penn State Football: John Urschel To Retire From The NFL
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion and current Baltimore Ravens' center John Urschel is set to retire from the NFL. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch James Franklin Speak At Big Ten Media Days
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Penn State Football: Watch James Franklin Speak At Big Ten Media Days
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke to the media earlier this week for one of his many sessions in front of a microphone during Big Ten Media Day's in Chicago. [Read More]
Penn State Wrestling: Cael Sanderson Signs Long Term Deal Penn State Wrestling: Cael Sanderson Signs Long Term Deal
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Cael Sanderson isn't going anywhere any time sooner as Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour announced a “long-term” contract extension for the 38-year-old head coach Tuesday while in Chicago for Big Ten Media days. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Contract Extension Shouldn't Be This Hard Penn State Football: Franklin Contract Extension Shouldn't Be This Hard
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“I can guarantee you this," Barbour said, "we’re 100 percent committed to James and James is 100 percent committed to Penn State. So we’re trying to get to the right place. Sometimes it can be complicated, but I have no concern about us getting there. It’s probably going to take longer tha [Read More]
Penn State Football: Joey Julius No Longer With Program Penn State Football: Joey Julius No Longer With Program
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Kicker Joey Julius is no longer with the Penn State football team a spokesperson confirmed on Monday afternoon. PennLive was the first to report the news while in Chicago for Big Ten Media days. [Read More]
Penn State Football: McSorley And Barkley Land Big Ten Honors Penn State Football: McSorley And Barkley Land Big Ten Honors
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin is slated to speak to the media in Chicago on Tuesday morning around 10:30 EST. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Guard Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Land Four-Star Guard
4 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball had some late July good news on Sunday night as 2018 Huntington Prep (Va.) point guard Rasir Bolton verbally committed to the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Watch List
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior running back Saquon Barkley is among the candidates selected to the Doak Walker Award watch list for the nation’s top running back. This is Barkley’s second watch list appearance this summer with a berth on the Maxwell Award list. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced Penn State Hockey: Single Game Tickets See Price Increase, Sale Dates Announced
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's single game ticket prices will see an increase during the Nittany Lions' upcoming 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Named To Dodd Trophy Watch List Penn State Football: Franklin Named To Dodd Trophy Watch List
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State head coach James Franklin has been named one of the 19 candidates on the Dodd Trophy watch list for the nation’s top coach. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 15 Years Later Lift For Life Raises $1.3 Million Penn State Football: 15 Years Later Lift For Life Raises $1.3 Million
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's chapter of Uplifting Athletes continued to make a difference in a big way this past weekend as the 15th annual "Lift for Life" raising over $95,000 to benefit Uplifting Athletes and its commitment to rare disease research. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Isheem Young Makes It 20 For The 2018 Class Penn State Football: Isheem Young Makes It 20 For The 2018 Class
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State made it six verbal commitments in nearly as many days as Philadelphia native and four-star safety Isheem Young verbally committed on Tuesday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Cabinda Adds Another Preseason Watch List To Growing Honors Penn State Football: Cabinda Adds Another Preseason Watch List To Growing Honors
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Surprise, surprise, Penn State senior linebacker Jason Cabinda is on yet another preseason watch list. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Lift For Life Does Little To Slow Down Hype Train Penn State Football: Lift For Life Does Little To Slow Down Hype Train
5 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"This my first year with season tickets," A fan yelled to Saquon Barkley as he sat at a table signing autographs and anyone who was listening. "Beat Ohio State boys." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Kicking Duo Land On Watch Lists Penn State Football: Kicking Duo Land On Watch Lists
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Two of Penn State's most reliable players, senior Tyler Davis sophomore Blake Gillikin have added their name to a growing list of Nittany Lions on preseason watch lists as the du Lou Groza Award and Ray Guy Award charts, respectively. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Allen, Cabinda Named To Nagurski Watch List Penn State Football: Allen, Cabinda Named To Nagurski Watch List
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Senior safety Marcus Allen and senior linebacker Jason Cabinda are both picking up even more preseason honors as both were named to the Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List for the Football Writers Association of America’s National Defensive Player of the Year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Gesicki The Latest To Pick Up Preseason Watch List Honors Penn State Football: Gesicki The Latest To Pick Up Preseason Watch List Honors
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Senior Mike Gesicki is the latest Nittany Lion to appear on a preseason watch list as he was among the candidates for the 2017 John Mackey Award. Gesicki appears on the preseason Mackey watch list for the second-straight season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Four Nittany Lions Hit Major Award Watch Lists Penn State Football: Four Nittany Lions Hit Major Award Watch Lists
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's that time again, award watch list season is upon us. And Penn State football has started off the season strong with four players named to the watch lists for the Maxwell Award and the Bednarik Award, which were revealed Monday. [Read More]
Ranking All 12 Games On The Schedule For Penn State Football This Year Ranking All 12 Games On The Schedule For Penn State Football This Year
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's entirely possible Penn State goes undefeated next season, but that doesn't mean the games won't be hard. And so here are the Nittany Lions' games ranked hardest to easiest. [Read More]
As Beaver Stadium Gets Set To Host Concert, What Else Should Penn State Do There? As Beaver Stadium Gets Set To Host Concert, What Else Should Penn State Do There?
6 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Beaver Stadium is set to host its first ever concert this weekend for an event that historic even if it is only slightly successful. Then again those with a sharp memory will recall that Fergie nearly took that honor in the late 2000s. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Season Posters Set For Distribution Next Week Penn State Football: Season Posters Set For Distribution Next Week
7 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Have you ever wanted a Penn State football player to hand you a Penn State football poster? Well the good news is that dream might just come true for you next week. [Read More]
Penn State's Five Biggest Fireworks Of 2016-17
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Penn State's Five Biggest Fireworks Of 2016-17
7 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletics had itself quite the year this past span of seasons with big wins and big moments all across different fields and rinks both on the road and at home. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin With New Five-Year Deal Per Recruiting Target Penn State Football: Franklin With New Five-Year Deal Per Recruiting Target
7 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State coach James Franklin may or may not have a new contract extension according to one recruit that let the potential news slip during an interview on Friday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Lands At No.5 On Sports Illustrated's Top 100 List Penn State Football: Barkley Lands At No.5 On Sports Illustrated's Top 100 List
7 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley came in at No.5 on Sports Illustrated's Top 100 players list Friday morning as the countdown came to its conclusion. The honor comes as fellow Nittany Lions Mike Gesicki and Trace McSorley both found themselves on the list at No.81 and No.41 respectively. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Power Cleans 405 Pounds
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Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Power Cleans 405 Pounds
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley added power cleaning 405 pounds to his list of athletic feats you could not complete. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 'Lift For Life' Set For July 15 At Holuba Hall Penn State Football: 'Lift For Life' Set For July 15 At Holuba Hall
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's annual “Lift for Life,” event is set for Saturday, July 15 at Holuba Hall starting at 11 a.m. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Which Heisman Winning Running Back Is Saquon Barkley Most Like? Penn State Football: Which Heisman Winning Running Back Is Saquon Barkley Most Like?
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley currently sits at 7-1 to win the Heisman Trophy in at least one establishment in the great city of Las Vegas. it isn't good enough to make him the favorite, but it is good enough to get him in the conversation. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Over A Dozen Nittany Lions Headed To NHL Development Camps Penn State Hockey: Over A Dozen Nittany Lions Headed To NHL Development Camps
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Several former and current Nittany Lions will head to various NHL Development Camps across the league in the next few weeks. The various camps announced their camp rosters following the completion of the NHL Draft this past weekend. [Read More]
Ben State Football: The Pressure Of Knowing Ben State Football: The Pressure Of Knowing
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For the first time in a long time Penn State fans have expectations and that is a good and a bad thing. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Smirnov, Barratt, Hults And Talvitie All Selected In NHL Draft Penn State Hockey: Smirnov, Barratt, Hults And Talvitie All Selected In NHL Draft
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey is having a eventful Saturday as incoming freshmen Evan Barratt and Cole Hults have both been selected in the NHL Entry Draft. [Read More]
Penn State Football: No Worries, You Can Still Get In Without Season Tickets Penn State Football: No Worries, You Can Still Get In Without Season Tickets
8 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State announced that there will be no public ticket sale for the Nittany Lions' games against Pitt and Michigan, and it's safe to say more than a few fans are upset about this fact. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included Penn State Football: Single Game Ticket Info Released, Pitt And Michigan Game Not Included
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans can get their hands on single game tickets starting Tuesday, July 11 at 10 a.m. but it will be hard to get a hold of tickets to see the Nittany Lions play Pitt or Michigan. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
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Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Tamba Hali Drops Surprisingly Good Music Video
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion and noted tackler of everything not wearing a Chiefs' jersey, Tamba Hali has apparently taken some of his recently signed $21 million dollar contract and acquired at least one boat, drone, apartment, sense of rhythm and music video. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors Penn State Football: Barkley, Gesicki And Allen Pick Up All-American Honors
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley, Mike Gesicki and Marcus Allen all took home some preseason Athlon All-American honors on Tuesday the publication announced this afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Staff Movement Opens Assistant Position Penn State Basketball: Staff Movement Opens Assistant Position
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is looking to fill a newly vacated assistant coaching position. The opening was not announced but a job listing posted on Monday morning tells the story. [Read More]
Penguins And Sabres Set For Preaseason Meeting At Pegula Ice Arena Penguins And Sabres Set For Preaseason Meeting At Pegula Ice Arena
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
No guessing this time, it's for real. The Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins and Buffalo Sabres will take the ice at Pegula Ice Arena at 7 p.m. on Sept. 19 to open their respective preseason schedules. The news was announced on Monday morning. [Read More]
NHL Headed Back At Penn State This Fall, Are The Penguins Involved?
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NHL Headed Back At Penn State This Fall, Are The Penguins Involved?
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A year after hosting the Buffalo Sabres and Minnesota Wild, Penn State seems set to play host yet again for another preseason NHL contest at Pegula Ice Arena. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Richard And Goodwin Ink Overseas Deals Penn State Hockey: Richard And Goodwin Ink Overseas Deals
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lion captain David Goodwin and fellow forward Dylan Richard are both headed overseas to continue their hockey careers. The duo signed deals that will send their talents abroad for the 2017-18 season. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Smirnov, Barratt Eye NHL Draft Next Week Penn State Hockey: Smirnov, Barratt Eye NHL Draft Next Week
9 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey is months away from the 2017-18 season but there might be just a little bit more history to check off the bucket list for the young program following an NCAA Tournament season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: A New Look And A Big Secret Penn State Football: A New Look And A Big Secret
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It was just Coach Franklin and myself," Assistant athletic director for marketing Brad Keen said on Thursday. "In the early stages you could count the number of people who knew about it on one hand." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Historic Alternate Uniforms To Be Worn Against Indiana Penn State Football: Historic Alternate Uniforms To Be Worn Against Indiana
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State is getting alternate, retro-inspired uniforms for its game against Indiana on Sept. 30, a mashup of details from the Nittany Lions' various uniforms from throughout the decades. [Read More]
Penn State Names Male And Female Athletes Of The Year Penn State Names Male And Female Athletes Of The Year
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
Penn State Athletics has announced its Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year, with women’s lacrosse All-American Steph Lazo and national champion wrestler Zain Retherford [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Get Some Pegula Upgrades Following Historic Season
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Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Get Some Pegula Upgrades Following Historic Season
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey had a bit of an aesthetic upgrade to the players' lounge following a Big Ten Tournament title and NCAA Tournament season. The Nittany Lions defeated Wisconsin in double overtime to win the Big Ten tourney championship and made the national regional final to face eventual national [Read More]
Penn State Athletics:Barbour Named Under Armour AD Of The Year Penn State Athletics:Barbour Named Under Armour AD Of The Year
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Director of Athletics Sandy Barbour will receive the prestigious Under Armour AD of the Year Award on Tuesday at the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) Convention. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Milne Hired As Assistant Athletic Director For Annual Giving Penn State Athletics: Milne Hired As Assistant Athletic Director For Annual Giving
10 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletics continued some behind the scenes changes on Friday as the department announced the hiring of Spencer Milne as Assistant Athletic Director for Annual Giving. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball:Nittany Lions Set To Face NC State In Big Ten/ACC Challenge Penn State Basketball:Nittany Lions Set To Face NC State In Big Ten/ACC Challenge
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will head on the road to face NC State in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge it was announced on Thursday morning.The Nittany Lions will play the Wolfpack in PNC Arena. The dates of the game, tip time and TV designation will be released later this summer. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five-Star Fields Opens Up Recruitment Penn State Football: Five-Star Fields Opens Up Recruitment
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football took a hit on the recruiting trail Tuesday night as five-star 2018 quarterback Justin Fields announced that will be reopening his recruitment. [Read More]
Bellator Eyeing Phil Davis And Ed Ruth Return To Penn State For MMA Event Bellator Eyeing Phil Davis And Ed Ruth Return To Penn State For MMA Event
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
MMA fighting might be making its way to the Bryce Jordan Center this fall and two former Nittany Lions would be on the card if it does. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Week Three Meeting With Georgia State Set For 7:30 Kick Penn State Football: Week Three Meeting With Georgia State Set For 7:30 Kick
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football will kick off its week three meeting against Georgia State at 7:30 PM on BTN the network announced on Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Justin Fields Headed To Elite 11 Penn State Football: Justin Fields Headed To Elite 11
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will be well-represented at this year' Elite 11 quarterback clinic as five-star prospect Justin Fields was selected, the camp announced on Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ira Lubert Gifts $5 Million To Penn State, $1.75 Million For Lasch Renovations Penn State Football: Ira Lubert Gifts $5 Million To Penn State, $1.75 Million For Lasch Renovations
11 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State received a $5 million dollar gift on Monday that will help multiple areas across campus including the Lasch Football building. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Collins And Wisniewski On 2018 Hall Of Fame Ballot Penn State Football: Collins And Wisniewski On 2018 Hall Of Fame Ballot
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
First-team All-Americans Kerry Collins and Steve Wisniewski have been selected for the national ballot for the Hall of Fame’s Class of 2018. They have an opportunity to join 18 former Nittany Lion players and five Penn State coaches who have been inducted into the Hall. [Read More]
Penn State Women's Hockey Names Jeff Kampersal Head Coach Penn State Women's Hockey Names Jeff Kampersal Head Coach
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State women's hockey has named Jeff Kampersal as the second head coach in the history of the program. Director of Athletics Sandy Barbour announced the hiring on Thursday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Set To Be Featured On ESPN's 'Sports Science' Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Set To Be Featured On ESPN's 'Sports Science'
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It looks like maybe Saquon Barkley is headed to TV all on his own. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Kick Times Announced For Multiple Games Penn State Football: Kick Times Announced For Multiple Games
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans can start to schedule out their weekends with a bit more certainty as FOX and ESPN both announced a handful of kick times for the upcoming season. [Read More]
Penn State Opens Double-Digit Favorite Over Pitt And Michigan Penn State Opens Double-Digit Favorite Over Pitt And Michigan
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The college football season is still more than three months away but that doesn't mean the prognosticating hasn't already begun, and in the case of Penn State, it's so far a positive outlook for the 2017 campaign. [Read More]
State College Native Caitlin McGlaughlin Eyes National Title Shot With Navy State College Native Caitlin McGlaughlin Eyes National Title Shot With Navy
12 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It doesn't matter the level of the sport or the game being played, when you make the Final Four, you can almost reach out and touch that championship trophy. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Season Opener Set For Noon Kick On ABC Penn State Football: Season Opener Set For Noon Kick On ABC
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's Big Ten Title defense will start against Akron Sept. 2, and kick-off is set for noon on ABC, the network announced on Thursday afternoon. [Read More]
100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football 100 Days Until Kick, 10 Thoughts On Penn State Football
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
10 thoughts in no particular order about Penn State football heading into the 2017 season [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season Penn State Hockey: Ticket Information Released For 2017-18 Season
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“Our season ticket holders are an integral part of our success,” Head Coach Guy Gadowsky said in a release. “The atmosphere at Pegula Ice Arena is quickly getting a reputation as the best in college hockey, and our team thrives on that.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions No.6 In Athlon Preseason Poll
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While the uncertainty of polling makes anything possible, it's safe for Penn State fans to assume that the Nittany Lions will enter the 2017 in the Top 10. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Justin King Back With Program On Staff Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lion Justin King Back With Program On Staff
13 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
From Nittany Lion and one of the best recruits to ever sign with Penn State is back on campus. Justin King, a standout two-way player from 2005-2007, returned to his alma mater this week as an assistant recruiting coordinator. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Nittany Lion Offense Will Still Be Explosive, But Will It Still Be Crazy? Penn State Football: The Nittany Lion Offense Will Still Be Explosive, But Will It Still Be Crazy?
14 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Of the many big picture questions that orbit around the Penn State football program this offseason, none gently tug on the narrative quiet as strongly as the most obvious. Can Penn State do it again? [Read More]
Penn State Football: Losey Brings Home Strength And Conditioning Honors Penn State Football: Losey Brings Home Strength And Conditioning Honors
14 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Known for his flowing facial hair Penn State Assistant Director of Performance Enhancement Chuck Losey was named a master strength and conditioning coach (MSCC) by the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches association (CSCCa) last week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Cabinda And Allen Up For IMPACT Trophy Penn State Football: Cabinda And Allen Up For IMPACT Trophy
14 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The season might be months away but it's never too early for watch lists and that process began this week as senior safety Marcus Allen and senior linebacker Jason Cabinda were named to the Lott IMPACT Trophy watch list. [Read More]
It Looks Like Penn State/Ohio State Will Get FOX Treatment It Looks Like Penn State/Ohio State Will Get FOX Treatment
14 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Ohio State might just take center stage on FOX this fall. [Read More]
Penn State Lacrosse: Three Land All-American Honorable Mention Nods Penn State Lacrosse: Three Land All-American Honorable Mention Nods
14 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State men's lacrosse saw its season come to a close this weekend, but a historic campaign isn't without a handful of postseason honors. To start off, three Nittany Lions were named to Inside Lacrosse's inaugural Media All-America honorable mention teams. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Virginia Series Still Up In The Air Penn State Football: Virginia Series Still Up In The Air
14 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“It’s still floating out there,” Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour said on Thursday. “We’re trying to find a good place for it.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: For Franklin And Caravan, No News Is Good News Penn State Football: For Franklin And Caravan, No News Is Good News
15 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
In the short but noteworthy history of Penn State's near annual Coaches Caravan there has always been something to talk about. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Following Big Season Gadowsky Lands Contract Changes Penn State Hockey: Following Big Season Gadowsky Lands Contract Changes
15 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State director of athletics Sandy Barbour confirmed to StateCollege.com on Tuesday afternoon that men's hockey coach Guy Gadowsky's contract has been "amended" following a Big Ten Tournament title season the program's first-ever NCAA Tournament bid. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Extension Moving Along Per Barbour Penn State Football: Franklin Extension Moving Along Per Barbour
15 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin's contract status is "moving along," according to Penn State Athletics Director Sandy Barbour. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Add Another European Skater To Recruiting Haul Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Add Another European Skater To Recruiting Haul
15 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's Finnish connection was strengthened even further on Sunday afternoon as forward Aarne Talvitie verbally committed to play for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 2018 Commit Adds To Offensive Tackle Depth Penn State Football: 2018 Commit Adds To Offensive Tackle Depth
15 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football added another offensive line prospect and member to its Class of 2018, offensive tackle Bryce Effner verbally committed on Saturday afternoon. The Illinois' native officially announced his commitment on his Twitter late Saturday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Joey Julius Announces Return To Treatment Center For Eating Disorder Penn State Football: Joey Julius Announces Return To Treatment Center For Eating Disorder
15 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Joey Julius announced on Facebook Friday that he has returned to the McCallum Place treatment center in St. Louis due to his struggles with an eating disorder. [Read More]
What To Know About Penn State Hockey's 2017-18 Schedule What To Know About Penn State Hockey's 2017-18 Schedule
16 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“With the addition of Notre Dame to the Big Ten we are adding four tough games against a 2017 Frozen Four team and a perennial hockey giant,” Penn State coach Guy Gadowsky said in a release. “This will make an already extremely competitive league that much more challenging.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley's Heisman Campaign Slowly Begins Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley's Heisman Campaign Slowly Begins
16 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Before his sophomore year ever began Saquon Barkley sat on the phone just a few feet from the Heisman trophy, the light shining through its display case early in the morning. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add Haven To 2017 Haul Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add Haven To 2017 Haul
16 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball picked up its second commitment just as many days on Sunday evening as big man John Harrar committed to the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
The Latest As Former Nittany Lions Look For NFL Landing Spots The Latest As Former Nittany Lions Look For NFL Landing Spots
16 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Check out the latest for some former Nittany Lions looking to land in the NFL now that the draft has ended [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Wheeler Commits To Nittany Lions Penn State Basketball: Wheeler Commits To Nittany Lions
16 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball needed a backup point guard to work behind Tony Carr and the Nittany Lions found their man on Friday afternoon as Oak, Florida native Jamari Wheeler committed to Penn State. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Godwin Eyeing Friday Call To NFL Penn State Football: Godwin Eyeing Friday Call To NFL
16 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
In truth the draft is a bit of guesswork, but some of the best prognosticators in the game have this to say about Godwin's chances on Friday. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Team Awards Announced As Smirnov Takes Home MVP Honors Penn State Hockey: Team Awards Announced As Smirnov Takes Home MVP Honors
17 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey announced its team awards on Wednesday afternoon. The honors included four awards which the team voted on including MVP, the top defenseman, freshman of their and the player's player. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Goalie Oskar Autio Commits To Nittany Lions Penn State Hockey: Goalie Oskar Autio Commits To Nittany Lions
17 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey has its first family affair as goalie Oskar Autio, brother of current senior defenseman Erik Autio verbally committed to the program on Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 5-Star DE Commit Micah Parsons Opens Recruitment Penn State Football: 5-Star DE Commit Micah Parsons Opens Recruitment
17 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football's 2018 recruiting class took a big hit on Sunday night as Harrisburg product and five-star defensive end Micah Parsons decommitted, re-opening his recruitment. [Read More]
Why Tommy Stevens Stays, And Why Penn State Fans Should Hope He Continues To Why Tommy Stevens Stays, And Why Penn State Fans Should Hope He Continues To
17 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"A lot of it had to do with the guys around me," Stevens said on Saturday. "Top to bottom the coaching staff, friends, I love this place, I've had a lot of good times, my friends are here, I love these coaches so ultimately I think this is still the best place for me." [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Spring Ends, Downfield Threat Still A Question, But Not An Urgent One Penn State Football: As Spring Ends, Downfield Threat Still A Question, But Not An Urgent One
17 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"A guy like Allen Robinson that could make big time plays," James Franklin said after the game Saturday. "I have watched the tapes. How many times did that guy go up in double coverage and come down with the ball? He is still doing it." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things To Watch For At Blue White Weekend Penn State Football: Five Things To Watch For At Blue White Weekend
17 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
In truth the Blue White game this weekend is as much a final celebration of the 2016 season and a get-together of family and friends as it is an evaluation process for James Franklin and his staff. 14 spring practices have given coaches far more data to work with when it comes to shaking out the ros [Read More]
Penn State Football Announces Stripe Out And More Penn State Football Announces Stripe Out And More
18 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
What the wear and when to wear it along with plenty of other themes for Penn State football games this season [Read More]
Penn State Football: As Blue White Weekend Celebrates 2016 Season, Don't Forget That Punter From Georgia Penn State Football: As Blue White Weekend Celebrates 2016 Season, Don't Forget That Punter From Georgia
18 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"There's nothing like playing at Beaver Stadium," Gillikin added. "It was pretty nerve-racking. I was shaking on the sideline and shaking when I was walking out. Didn't really calm down until I ran back to the sideline after the punt. I guess after the first punt I settled in a little bit." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Blue White Weekend Marks Start Of Consistency Battle For Wideouts Penn State Football: Blue White Weekend Marks Start Of Consistency Battle For Wideouts
18 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Only a few days into the new year former Penn State receiver Chris Godwin told teammate and fellow wideout Juwan Johnson that he was headed to the NFL. [Read More]
Penn State Women's Hockey Coach Josh Brandwene To Retire Penn State Women's Hockey Coach Josh Brandwene To Retire
18 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
After just over five years on the bench at Pegula Ice Arena, Penn State women’s hockey head coach Josh Brandwene announced his retirement on Wednesday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey To Host 2018 And 2019 Tournament Regionals In Allentown At PPL Center Penn State Hockey To Host 2018 And 2019 Tournament Regionals In Allentown At PPL Center
18 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey will host the Midwest Regional for the 2018 and 2019 NCAA Tournament the program announced on Tuesday afternoon. All three games of the regional will be played in Allentown at the recently opened PPL Center, the city bidding for the hosting rights earlier this year. [Read More]
Penn State Football Mailbag: Kicking, Sacks And Return TDs Penn State Football Mailbag: Kicking, Sacks And Return TDs
18 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With only a few days before Penn State finishes up spring practice with the annual Blue White game, here is one last look into the mailbag to answer some questions you had about this upcoming season. [Read More]
Offseason Musings: How Far Did Saquon Barkley Run During His Famous Rose Bowl TD?
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Offseason Musings: How Far Did Saquon Barkley Run During His Famous Rose Bowl TD?
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
But ever since that 15 second run around northern LA I have always wondered how far did Barkley actually run? It's 79-yards on paper, but Barkley took the scenic route around the field to finally find the endzone. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Minor But Important Change Coming To Blue White Game Penn State Football: Minor But Important Change Coming To Blue White Game
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
You might not see all of your favorite Nittany Lions next weekend at the annual Blue White game but you will see a much more competitive scrimmage according to James Franklin. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Buttrick Signs Letter Of Intent Penn State Basketball: Buttrick Signs Letter Of Intent
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Trent Buttrick has officially signed his National Letter of Intent and will join Penn State basketball for the 2017 season the program announced on Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Like The Program, Gesicki Is Focused On The Little Things Penn State Football: Like The Program, Gesicki Is Focused On The Little Things
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Mike Gesicki addressed the media over a shaky conference call connection on Tuesday morning but the message was crystal clear, the now senior tight end was back to finish what he started. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Finish With No. 8 Ranking In Final Polls Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Finish With No. 8 Ranking In Final Polls
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's historic season will add one more notable moment to its long list as the Nittany Lions finish No.8 in both major polls, up three spots from No. 11 weeks earlier in the USCHO.com and US Today rankings. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Eagles Sign McGloin, Godwin To Visit Penn State Football: Eagles Sign McGloin, Godwin To Visit
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Philadelphia Eagles have signed former Nittany Lion quarterback Matt McGloin the franchise announced on Monday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Add Johnstown Product To Incoming Freshman Class Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Add Johnstown Product To Incoming Freshman Class
19 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey added another defenseman to the fold this week as Adam Pilewicz of the Johnstown Tomahawks announced his commitment on Thursday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: John Reid To Miss Most Of 2017 With Injury Penn State Football: John Reid To Miss Most Of 2017 With Injury
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Reid is coming off of an honorable mention all-Big Ten season having started 14 games during Penn State's historic 2016 campaign opposite Grant Haley at corner. By the season's end Reid had racked up 36 total tackles, 5.0 tackles for a loss and an interception. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Miranda The Latest Example Of Penn State's Growing Depth Penn State Football: Miranda The Latest Example Of Penn State's Growing Depth
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We're allowing guys to compete and probably wouldn't make any changes until camp," Franklin added. "Guys are having opportunity, we have a legit two-deep at most positions, and the competition has been good." [Read More]
Penn State Football: During A Slow Spring, Development Keeps Cabinda Excited  Penn State Football: During A Slow Spring, Development Keeps Cabinda Excited
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think at this point of the year, especially with spring ball, you get to see a lot of young guys mature," Cabinda said after practice on Wednesday. "Especially guys who didn't really get it before, newer guys who are new to the system that start to mature and start to make plays." [Read More]
Four Nittany Lions Named To National Football Foundation’s 2017 Hampshire Honor Society. Four Nittany Lions Named To National Football Foundation’s 2017 Hampshire Honor Society.
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com staff
Penn State football offensive lineman Brian Gaia, punt returner Gregg Garrity, holder Chris Gulla and long snapper Tyler Yazujian were honored for their accomplishments in the classroom when they were named to the National Football Foundation’s 2017 Hampshire Honor Society. [Read More]
Penn State Football Mailbag: Kicking, Tommy Stevens, Bandon Polk And More Penn State Football Mailbag: Kicking, Tommy Stevens, Bandon Polk And More
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's April which means that the Blue White game is only weeks away. In that light it's time to open the mailbox once again and take a few reader questions as spring practice continues into its second week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Blue White Autograph Session And Schedule Of Events Announced Penn State Football: Blue White Autograph Session And Schedule Of Events Announced
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Good news for fans hoping to get up close and personal with their favorite player, the popular autograph session with the Nittany Lions will be held from 12:15-1:05 p.m. at gates A, B, C, E and F of Beaver Stadium. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: After Historic Season, Program Looks Forward Penn State Hockey: After Historic Season, Program Looks Forward
20 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“Getting to the tournament, and getting a taste of a chance to go to the Frozen Four was really motivating,” Gadowsky said earlier this week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Gets Workout In With Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott Penn State Football: Barkley Gets Workout In With Cowboys Quarterback Dak Prescott
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“It was pretty cool, it was really cool actually to work out with Dak Prescott,” Barkley said. “Talk to him and see the knowledge that he knows from the game and what he learned from his first year, especially being on a team with guys like [Dez Bryant] and [Ezekiel Elliott].” [Read More]
Penn State Football's Most Interesting Man Paying It Forward To Lamont Wade Penn State Football's Most Interesting Man Paying It Forward To Lamont Wade
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"That decision me and my family made, I know it was the right one," Allen said on Wednesday night after practice. "Playing with my teammates for one last season and getting it done." [Read More]
Penn State Football: 2018 Class Adds Texas Cornerback Penn State Football: 2018 Class Adds Texas Cornerback
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football's 2018 recruiting class continued to grow on Wednesday morning as three-star cornerback Trent Gordon announced his commitment. The Manvel, Texas native is James Franklin’s 12th commit and first cornerback for this cycle. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Finish Historic Season With 6-3 Loss To No. 1 Denver Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Finish Historic Season With 6-3 Loss To No. 1 Denver
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Jarid Lukosevicius opened the scoring just 3:17 into the game as he navigated a small window, finessing his way past Peyton Jones and finding the back of the net. Denver's early lead a bad sign for the upset hopeful Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Sunday Night A Good Measuring Stick As Nittany Lions Face No. 1 Denver Penn State Hockey: Sunday Night A Good Measuring Stick As Nittany Lions Face No. 1 Denver
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Whatever happens on Sunday night, Penn State hockey will get its best answer yet to a question fans and onlookers have long wondered. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Obliterate Union 10-3 For First NCAA Tournament Win Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Obliterate Union 10-3 For First NCAA Tournament Win
21 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It’s very special," Penn State captain David Goodwin said. "It’s something I’ve dreamt about, to be honest. I don’t know, it will feel a lot better with a win against Denver tomorrow." [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Big Ten Network Profiles History As Nittany Lions Head To Tournament
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Penn State Hockey: Big Ten Network Profiles History As Nittany Lions Head To Tournament
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State hockey heads into its first ever NCAA Tournament appearance, the Nittany Lions took a moment to talk to the Big Ten Network and look backwards in time. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“These three young men have been leaders in our program, on and off the field,” Penn State coach James Franklin said in a release. “They live our four core values and act with the program’s best interest in mind. Our team is in good hands with these guys!” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Long Season Means A Lighter Load For Some Nittany Lions This Spring Penn State Football: Long Season Means A Lighter Load For Some Nittany Lions This Spring
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football is coming off of its longest season ever, a grind through months and months of games, practices and sessions in the weight room. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success Penn State Football: Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State enters the 2017 season, repeating 2016 will be the biggest challenge [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: What To Know About Union Penn State Hockey: What To Know About Union
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A few quick things to know about Union hockey as Penn State prepares to face the Dutchmen this weekend in the NCAA Tournament. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions To Face Union In First Ever NCAA Tournament Game Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions To Face Union In First Ever NCAA Tournament Game
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey is headed to Cincinnati for its first-ever NCAA Tournament appearance. The bracket was announced on Sunday afternoon less than 13 hours following the Nittany Lions' 2-1 double-overtime victory against Wisconsin in the Big Ten Tournament title game. [Read More]
That's All Folkes, Penn State Hockey Win Big Ten Tournament In Double OT Against Wisconsin That's All Folkes, Penn State Hockey Win Big Ten Tournament In Double OT Against Wisconsin
22 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On paper there is no reasonable explanation for what happened Saturday night as Penn State beat Wisconsin 2-1 in double overtime to claim the Big Ten Tournament title. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Advance, Knock Off Michigan 4-1 In Big Ten Tournament Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Advance, Knock Off Michigan 4-1 In Big Ten Tournament
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey removed the formalities of big game drama and used a three-goal first period to upend Michigan 4-1 on Thursday night in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Program Announces Two Transfers Penn State Basketball: Program Announces Two Transfers
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball announced two transfers on Thursday afternoon as the Nittany Lions head into the offseason. Junior Terrence Samuel and redshirt sophomore Isaiah Washington will graduate from Penn State this summer, leaving the program with remaining eligibility. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Sickels Makes Most Of Opportunity With Solid Pro Day Penn State Football: Sickels Makes Most Of Opportunity With Solid Pro Day
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Garrett Sickels sat in the passenger seat on his way through Pennsylvania back to Penn State a nostalgic drive back through parts of the state he hasn't seen in ages. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: 172 Games Later, A Big Moment Awaits In 173 Penn State Hockey: 172 Games Later, A Big Moment Awaits In 173
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The golf course is basically empty, a rarity for the middle of summer in State College, but a voice from behind a collection of pine trees shouts towards Guy Gadowsky. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Rooting Guide Heading Into Selection Sunday Penn State Hockey: Rooting Guide Heading Into Selection Sunday
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's a unique situation to sit in what could be the final week of the season with the ability to control your own destiny but Penn State's strong first half of the year and grinding play through the Big Ten schedule has afforded it that luxury. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Timeline Vague, But New Practice Facility In Master Plan Penn State Basketball: Timeline Vague, But New Practice Facility In Master Plan
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball might just be getting a space to call its own if the recently released facilities master plan comes to fruition. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Pedrie Lands First-Team Big Ten Honors Penn State Hockey: Pedrie Lands First-Team Big Ten Honors
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State sophomore defenseman Vince Pedrie has been recognized for his solid 2016-17 season, named to the Big Ten's first-team on Monday afternoon the conference announced. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Everything You Need To Know About The Beaver Stadium Renovations
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Penn State Football: Everything You Need To Know About The Beaver Stadium Renovations
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletics announced its plans to drastically renovate Beaver Stadium on Monday afternoon as part of a Facilities Master Plan that will shape the face of programs across campus for decades to come. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Beaver Stadium Renovation Set Penn State Football: Beaver Stadium Renovation Set
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Athletics has announced its intentions to renovate and significantly upgrade Beaver Stadium, the university releasing much of its highly anticipated Facilities Master Plan on Monday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Five Thoughts As Nittany Lions Swept By Michigan Penn State Hockey: Five Thoughts As Nittany Lions Swept By Michigan
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey finds itself in a tough position as the Nittany Lions fell 3-2 and 4-0 in Ann Arbor to lowly Michigan in the final series of the regular season. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Weekend Rooting Guide Penn State Hockey: Weekend Rooting Guide
23 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey has two games remaining in the regular season and sits on the very edge of history. An NCAA Tournament berth would be a first for the young program and with the Nittany Lions' often potent offense, anything is possible once that tournament begins. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Spartans Handle Nittany Lions As Program Looks Ahead Penn State Basketball: Spartans Handle Nittany Lions As Program Looks Ahead
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
There isn't much to unpack when it comes to Penn State's lopsided 78-51 loss to Michigan State on Thursday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Survive And Advance With OT Win Over Nebraska Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Survive And Advance With OT Win Over Nebraska
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State held on to win and move on in the Big Ten Tournament after a first-round victory over Nebraska. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lion Pro Day Participants Announced Penn State Football: Nittany Lion Pro Day Participants Announced
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will host a handful of former Nittany Lions on Thursday, March 16 for its annual Pro Day, a chance for prospective future NFL players to showcase their talents in front of scouts and coaches. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Goodwin Picks Up Third Star Honors Penn State Hockey: Goodwin Picks Up Third Star Honors
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Two goals and a senior night victory was enough for the rest of the conference to notice as Penn State captain David Goodwin has been named the Big Ten Conference Third Star of the Week. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Join Pitt And Others In New York For Legends Classic Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Join Pitt And Others In New York For Legends Classic
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State is headed back to New York City, this time taking part in the Legends Classic at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Pick Up Crucial 6-0 Victory Against Wisconsin Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Pick Up Crucial 6-0 Victory Against Wisconsin
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"They're playing great hockey and I can promise you that playing at Yost it doesn't matter how Michigan is playing it's a tough place to play," Goodwin said. "So we know going into this week it's going to be business as usual and we're going to be prepared to play two really." tough games. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Following 7-4 Loss, Not Much Gets Bigger Than Saturday Night Penn State Hockey: Following 7-4 Loss, Not Much Gets Bigger Than Saturday Night
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey faces a near must-win on Saturday night against Wisconsin [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Former Rutgers Assistant As Consultant Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Former Rutgers Assistant As Consultant
24 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It stands to reason Galiano will work with the special teams unit, perhaps specifically returns. While the kicking and punting game proved to be a strength for the Nittany Lions in 2016, Penn State ranked 87th with just over 19 yards per kickoff return. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Facilties Master Plan, Beaver Stadium Renovation Set For March 13 Release Penn State Athletics: Facilties Master Plan, Beaver Stadium Renovation Set For March 13 Release
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has announced a date for its long awaited facilities master plan [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Barbour One Of Four To Receive Yearly Honor Penn State Athletics: Barbour One Of Four To Receive Yearly Honor
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) has selected Penn State director of athletics Sandy Barbour as one of the recipients of the prestigious Under Armour AD of the Year Award. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Home Sell Out Streak Could Reach 57 This Weekend Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Home Sell Out Streak Could Reach 57 This Weekend
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey will close out its fourth season at Pegula Ice Arena on Friday and Saturday in front of what is expected to be the program's 56th and 57th consecutive sellout home crowds. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch Saquon Barkley Run Blistering 40-Yard Dash
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Penn State Football: Watch Saquon Barkley Run Blistering 40-Yard Dash
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Noted hurdler, running back and all around fast human Saquon Barkley lived up to his hard earned hype this winter posting a 4.33 40-yard dash in a video recently released by Penn State. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: More Heartbreak As Ohio State Wins 71-70 At Near Buzzer Penn State Basketball: More Heartbreak As Ohio State Wins 71-70 At Near Buzzer
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fell at the near buzzer as Ohio State stole a 71-70 victory [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Hold Steady At No.11 With Second Place Finish In Sight Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Hold Steady At No.11 With Second Place Finish In Sight
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey is holding steady at No. 11 in the latest USCHO.com poll released on Monday afternoon. The Nittany Lions are coming off of a 4-2 and 4-1 sweep of Michigan State over the weekend in East Lansing. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Sweep Michigan State With 4-1 Victory Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Sweep Michigan State With 4-1 Victory
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey hasn't had the luxury of convincing and stress free victories since 2016 turned to 2017, so the Nittany Lions likely enjoyed much of Saturday night's 4-1 win over Michigan State. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: White Hot Gophers Handle Penn State 81-71 Penn State Basketball: White Hot Gophers Handle Penn State 81-71
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Heading into Saturday afternoon Penn State had won four straight against Minnesota, a rare streak for a Nittany Lion team prone to the ups and downs of the season and the growing pains of a transitioning program. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Pick Up Key 4-2 Win Over Michigan State Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Pick Up Key 4-2 Win Over Michigan State
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A week ago it was Minnesota breaking the hearts of Penn State fans and players, but seven days later the Nittany Lions said no to a second round of "almost" as Chase Berger slammed home a puck to tie the game. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Road To Postseason Begins Tonight In East Lansing Penn State Hockey: Road To Postseason Begins Tonight In East Lansing
25 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“To be in a position to make the tournament — it’s not a given,” Gadowsky said. “So for freshmen and sophomores to sit back and go, ‘Oh yeah, well we’ll learn the lesson, and we’ll apply it down the road.’ No. we’ve got an opportunity now, and we’ve got to take advantage of thi [Read More]
Penn State Football: Sickels Set To Make Most Of Combine For Rare Diseases Penn State Football: Sickels Set To Make Most Of Combine For Rare Diseases
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Penn State star Garrett Sickels will use the 2017 NFL Combine as an opportunity to raise awareness and funding for the rare disease community. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Hopeful To Fix Power Play Woes Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Hopeful To Fix Power Play Woes
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“You’re not going to win consistently down the stretch against excellent teams unless your specialty teams are good,” said coach Guy Gadowsky. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Coaches Caravan Back For Spring 2017 Penn State Athletics: Coaches Caravan Back For Spring 2017
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Coaches Caravan is back. After a year hiatus James Franklin will head on the road for a seven stop tour of Pennsylvania. Franklin will be joined by Director of Athletics Sandy Barbour and other Penn State coaches. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Boilermakers Sink Nittany Lions In Overtime Penn State Basketball: Boilermakers Sink Nittany Lions In Overtime
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's late comeback sent Tuesday night's game into overtime but it was Purdue coming away with the victory in overtime 74-70 to stay atop the Big Ten standings. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Kerr To Miss Remainder Of Season Penn State Hockey: Kerr To Miss Remainder Of Season
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“I don’t think you ever want to lose a player like Kevin Kerr, regardless if it’s for a game or for a season,” senior forward Ricky DeRosa said. “He’s been instrumental this entire season in our D-corps.” [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture Penn State Basketball: Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball will be without freshman guard Nazeer Bostick for at least two weeks according to coach Pat Chambers speaking to the media on Monday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: History Turns To Heartbreak As Minnesota Wins In OT 4-3 Penn State Hockey: History Turns To Heartbreak As Minnesota Wins In OT 4-3
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With a minute and 26 seconds remaining in regulation Denis Smirnov took long strides as he approached the puck, the crowd standing and cheering, equal parts excitement and terror. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Players Race, Give Tours And Play Jenga With THON Families Penn State Football: Players Race, Give Tours And Play Jenga With THON Families
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football players entertained more than 20 THON families on a sunny Saturday afternoon at the Lasch Football Building playing everything from Twister to Jenga and eating ice cream. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Third Period Pushes Minnesota Past Penn State 6-3 Penn State Hockey: Third Period Pushes Minnesota Past Penn State 6-3
26 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fell 6-3 on Friday night despite a strong first period as Minnesota made the most of its late chances to push past the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State hockey seeking its first ever Big Ten title and NCAA tournament bid, this weekly series will break down one topic in just five minutes with StateCollege.com sports editor Ben Jones with insight from Penn State coach Guy Gadowsky. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions In Thick Of Postseason Bid And Big Ten Title Hunt Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions In Thick Of Postseason Bid And Big Ten Title Hunt
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With eight games to go in the regular season Penn State hockey sits precariously between safely in the postseason conversation and the bubble. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Godwin And Sickels Land NFL Combine Invites Penn State Football: Godwin And Sickels Land NFL Combine Invites
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lions Chris Godwin and Garrett Sickels have both been invited to the NFL Combine the league announced on Wednesday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Busy February Catches Up To Nittany Lions In 82-66 Loss To Nebraska Penn State Basketball: Busy February Catches Up To Nittany Lions In 82-66 Loss To Nebraska
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will get six days off before hosting Purdue next Tuesday at the Bryce Jordan Center to start a run of four games to finish out the regular season. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Richard Set For Return But Kerr Out For Weekend Series Penn State Hockey: Richard Set For Return But Kerr Out For Weekend Series
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey will gain a key piece and lose one for this weekend's critical series against Minnesota. The Gophers are five points ahead of the Nittany Lions in the Big Ten standings. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Lamar Stevens Picks Up All-Conference Weekly Honor Penn State Basketball: Lamar Stevens Picks Up All-Conference Weekly Honor
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's youth movement hasn't gone unnoticed, and neither has good basketball as Nittany Lion freshman Lamar Stevens was named the Big Ten Freshman of the Week after leading Penn State to a pair of back-to-back wins last week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Players Looking To Have A Good Spring Penn State Football: Five Players Looking To Have A Good Spring
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Spring practice is an important part of that process and as Penn State heads into a high stakes 2017 season there are more than a few players who could benefit from a productive 15 practices heading into the summer. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Sweep Wisconsin With 5-2 Victory Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Sweep Wisconsin With 5-2 Victory
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey entered this weekend's series against Wisconsin needing positive results to keep Big Ten title hopes and a postseason dream within reach. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Net Key 6-3 Victory Over No. 17 Wisconsin Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Net Key 6-3 Victory Over No. 17 Wisconsin
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey picked up a crucial victory in its bid of first-ever NCAA tournament berth as the Nittany Lions broke a five-game winless streak with a 6-3 win over No. 17 Wisconsin on Friday night. [Read More]
Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time
27 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State hockey seeking its first ever Big Ten title and NCAA tournament bid, this weekly series will break down one topic in just five minutes with StateCollege.com sports editor Ben Jones with insight from Penn State coach Guy Gadowsky. [Read More]
Penn State Football: A Few Old Tweets That Told The Future Penn State Football: A Few Old Tweets That Told The Future
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A few old tweets that turned out being far more important than anyone imagined at the time. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add 2017 Forward In Buttrick Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add 2017 Forward In Buttrick
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball has picked up what could very well be the only commitment in the 2017 recruiting cycle as Pennsylvania native and Naples, Florida forward Trent Buttrick verbally committed on Wednesday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Blue White Game Kick Time And Parking Info Released Penn State Football: Blue White Game Kick Time And Parking Info Released
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will play its annual Blue White spring scrimmage on Saturday, April 22 at 3 p.m, the game will air live on the Big Ten Network. The kick time was announced on Wednesday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Go Wire-To-Wire In Win Over No. 21 Maryland Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Go Wire-To-Wire In Win Over No. 21 Maryland
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State snapped its three game losing streak and handed No. 21 Maryland its first true road defeat of the season as the Nittany Lions beat the Terrapins 70-64 on Tuesday night. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Carr Steps Into Leadership Role As Captain Penn State Basketball: Carr Steps Into Leadership Role As Captain
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“I think Tony is ready for that torch,” Chambers said on Monday. “He’s ready and he’s willing, and he wants it. And we’re gonna give it to him.” [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Postseason Chances Taking A Hit As Struggles Continue Penn State Hockey: Postseason Chances Taking A Hit As Struggles Continue
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It has been five games now since the Nittany Lions last won, a tie/loss to Ohio State, a last second defeat to Princeton and a emphatic sweep by Minnesota on Friday and Saturday night putting Penn State behind the ball in the Big Ten standings. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Rutgers Loss Magnifies The Challenge Of Growing Program Penn State Basketball: Rutgers Loss Magnifies The Challenge Of Growing Program
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With 11 seconds to go Josh Reaves sank a deep three that pulled Penn State within just a point, a 69-68 margin that all but erased the Nittany Lions' double-digit deficit just minutes earlier. It was a 15-6 run to close out the game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Three-Star Linebacker Makes It Six Commits In Six Days Penn State Football: Three-Star Linebacker Makes It Six Commits In Six Days
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's 2017 class ended with three final hour commitments and the 2018 class is continuing its momentum with three commits in two days. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Top Rated Running Back Commits To Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Top Rated Running Back Commits To Nittany Lions
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the 2017 class only hours into the books, Penn State's 2018 recruiting haul might be the best yet under James Franklin. The Nittany Lions picking up a verbal commitment from the nation's top rated all-purpose running back Ricky Slade. [Read More]
Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time
28 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State hockey seeking its first ever Big Ten title and NCAA tournament bid, this weekly series will break down one topic in just five minutes with StateCollege.com sports editor Ben Jones with insight from Penn State coach Guy Gadowsky. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 2018 Class Adds Another In Charlie Katshir Penn State Football: 2018 Class Adds Another In Charlie Katshir
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State added another commit to the 2018 class as the Nittany Lions picked up a linebacker from Mechanicsburg, PA. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 110-102 In 3OT To Indiana Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 110-102 In 3OT To Indiana
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For a game that lasted just over three hours, what could very well be a similar length to this weekend Super Bowl, it renders much of the first half useless when it comes to summarizing the evening. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Big Ten Title's Impact On Recruiting Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Big Ten Title's Impact On Recruiting
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think it had a little bit of an impact this year, not as much as people think," Franklin said of the recruiting boost. "I think where it's probably going to have the biggest impact is the '18 class and the '19 class. These guys were sitting in their living rooms and at their high schools wa [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Big Target In Four-Star Corner Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Big Target In Four-Star Corner
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Minutes before James Franklin was scheduled to speak to the media on National Signing Day he watched a screen above the Beaver Stadium media room. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Beaver Stadium Renovation Plans Targeting Late February Release Penn State Athletics: Beaver Stadium Renovation Plans Targeting Late February Release
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's long awaited facilities master plan is slated for release at the end of February according to Director of Athletics Sandy Barbour. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Signing Day Marks Completion Of Latest Recruiting Chapter Penn State Football: Signing Day Marks Completion Of Latest Recruiting Chapter
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Fax machines around the country will awake early Wednesday morning as recruits send in the Letters of Intent to schools, legally binding them to verbal commitments made weeks and months prior. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Trio Of Nittany Lions Up For Hobey Baker Penn State Hockey: Trio Of Nittany Lions Up For Hobey Baker
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Three Nittany Lions have been tabbed to represent Penn State for the Hobey Baker Memorial Award. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 2017 Class Gets One More In Star Linebacker Penn State Football: 2017 Class Gets One More In Star Linebacker
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With national signing day just 48 hours away, Penn State picked up a key addition to its 2017 haul in four-star linebacke and Under Armour All-American Ellis Brooks. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Slide To No. 6 As Key Stretch Begins Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Slide To No. 6 As Key Stretch Begins
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey is down to No. 6 in the latest USCHO.com poll released on Monday. The Nittany Lions are coming off of a single-game series and 5-4 loss to Princeton at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Saturday. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Avoid Heartbreak, Hold Off Illinois 71-67 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Avoid Heartbreak, Hold Off Illinois 71-67
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State avoided blowing a 20-point halftime lead on Saturday night as the Nittany Lions hung on the beat Illinois 71-67 to improve to 4-5 in Big Ten play. [Read More]
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Watch: Latest Penn State Hockey Story Released
29 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Midway through the season, Penn State hockey has released the second episode of its behind the scenes look at the 2016-17 season. [Read More]
Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State hockey seeking its first ever Big Ten title and NCAA tournament bid, this weekly series will break down one topic in just five minutes with StateCollege.com sports editor Ben Jones with insight from Penn State coach Guy Gadowsky. [Read More]
Penn State Football: John Urschel Talks Gift From Joe Flacco And More On HBO Penn State Football: John Urschel Talks Gift From Joe Flacco And More On HBO
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While the show is already on demand and re-airing for those who gets HBO, here is a quick look at the trailer and a bonus clip from the show for those who don't have access to the channel. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Second Half Dooms Nittany Lions As Wisconsin Wins 82-55 Penn State Basketball: Second Half Dooms Nittany Lions As Wisconsin Wins 82-55
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lions played a strong first half but a Wisconsin run to open the second was too much for Penn State en route to an 82-55 defeat on Tuesday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: DT Transfers Out Of Program As CB Transfers In Penn State Football: DT Transfers Out Of Program As CB Transfers In
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With spring practice slowly approaching, Penn State football has a few roster changes in the works. Lions247 first reported the news on Monday. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall To No. 4 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall To No. 4
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A difficult weekend for Penn State hockey has resulted in a predictable slide down the polls for the Nittany Lions. Penn State dropping from its brief stint as the nation's No.1 team to No.4 in Monday's latest USCHO poll. [Read More]
Penn State Football: McSorley And Barkley Among Top Heisman Contenders Odds Penn State Football: McSorley And Barkley Among Top Heisman Contenders Odds
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Whether or not Barkley and McSorley maintain their standing as the season approaches remains to be seen, but it's safe to say if anything is an indication of how far the Nittany Lions have come, this would be it. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Pick Up 30th Lambert Trophy Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Pick Up 30th Lambert Trophy
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Because awards never stop coming after an 11-3 season, Penn State football has been awarded the Lambert Trophy for the 30th time. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fail To Find Answers In 6-3 Loss To Ohio State Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fail To Find Answers In 6-3 Loss To Ohio State
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State dropped to 16-3-2 on the year following a 6-3 loss to No.11 Ohio State on Saturday night. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Boilermakers Dominate 77-52 Penn State Basketball: Boilermakers Dominate 77-52
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
One of the nation's best showed why it's one of the teams to beat in the Big Ten this year as Purdue dominated Penn State on Saturday afternoon to the tune of 77-52. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Key Quotes From Franklin Presser Penn State Football: Key Quotes From Franklin Presser
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke to the media on Saturday morning about the Nittany Lions' 2016 season and a few housekeeping items as the program heads into the offseason. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Tie 3-3 In Thriller As Ohio State Picks Up Extra Point Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Tie 3-3 In Thriller As Ohio State Picks Up Extra Point
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Ohio State tied on Friday night 3-3 with the Buckeyes picking up an extra point in the standings via a seventh round shootout win. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things To Look For As Franklin Wraps Up Season Penn State Football: Five Things To Look For As Franklin Wraps Up Season
30 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As the nation's eyes continue to focus on Washington DC, James Franklin will address the media on Saturday morning to recap the Nittany Lions' 2016 season and any lingering questions before the offseason begins and National Signing Day arrives next month. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Comeback Turns To Heartbreak As Indiana Buzzer Beater Sinks Lions Penn State Basketball: Comeback Turns To Heartbreak As Indiana Buzzer Beater Sinks Lions
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State erased a 14-point second half deficit, down by as many as eight in the final 1:07 of regulation, to tie the game with 4.6 seconds remaining. The potential overtime victory wasn't to be though as a deep Indiana three by James Blackmon Jr. at the buzzer gave the Hoosiers a 78-75 victory on [Read More]
Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State hockey seeking its first ever Big Ten title and NCAA tournament bid, this weekly series will break down one topic in just five minutes with StateCollege.com sports editor Ben Jones with insight from Penn State coach Guy Gadowsky. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: For Banks, Success From Three Comes Down To The Little Things Penn State Basketball: For Banks, Success From Three Comes Down To The Little Things
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"So literally the last couple of practices I haven't even gotten an open shot, coaches have just been flying at me from everywhere so I have to try and pump fake and get it off. Right after I made that shot we went in the huddle and Coach Condon was like 'it definitely pays off'" [Read More]
Penn State Football: Homecoming Set For Rutgers Game Penn State Football: Homecoming Set For Rutgers Game
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Homecoming and Military Appreciation Weeks will be held Sunday, November 5 through Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017. The program announced the news on Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roar Past Michigan State In Third Period For 5-3 Win Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roar Past Michigan State In Third Period For 5-3 Win
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I though it was excellent," Coach Guy Gadowsky said of the game. "I thought it was a really great game all along, I thought we played very well the entire game. We kept on coming. I give them a ton of credit, I thought it was an excellent and an excellent win." [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Upset No.24 Minnesota 52-50 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Upset No.24 Minnesota 52-50
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State overcame a 14-point deficit to upset No. 24 ranked Minnesota 52-50 and to improve to 3-2 on the year in conference play. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Push Past Michigan State 5-2 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Push Past Michigan State 5-2
31 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey improved to 15-2-1 on Friday night as the Nittany Lions erased an early 1-0 deficit to beat Michigan State 5-2. Penn State is now 4-1 in conference play while the Spartans fall to 4-14-1 on the year. Here is what you need to know. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: No Letup For Team Following Historic Victory Penn State Basketball: No Letup For Team Following Historic Victory
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“We have been having a lot of really short and hard practices,” Banks. “I think the biggest thing in the difference between past teams is the consistency of the competitiveness. Its every single day.” [Read More]
Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time Five Minute Major: Talking Penn State Hockey Five Minutes At A Time
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State hockey seeking its first ever Big Ten title and NCAA tournament bid, this weekly series will break down one topic in just five minutes with StateCollege.com sports editor Ben Jones with insight from Penn State coach Guy Gadowsky. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Add Depth As Murray Joins The Fold Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Add Depth As Murray Joins The Fold
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“When that plan was in place, we hadn’t won a game yet or lost a game,” Gadowsky added. “We didn’t know at that point what our record would be. But when it was finalized, we were 13-1-1, but that’s something that he [Murray] understood.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Finish No.7 In AP Poll, But Open With Good 2018 Title Odds Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Finish No.7 In AP Poll, But Open With Good 2018 Title Odds
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's 11-3 season and Big Ten Championship run has the Nittany Lions finishing No. 7 in the final AP Top 25 poll of the season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Named Woody Hayes Award Winner Penn State Football: Franklin Named Woody Hayes Award Winner
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State head coach James Franklin picked up one final honor as the 2016 season comes to a close, being named the 2016 Woody Hayes Award winner for College Football Coach of the Year. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall To No.4 But Pick Up Record First Place Votes Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Fall To No.4 But Pick Up Record First Place Votes
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey fell to No.4 in the latest USCHO poll but picked up the most first-place votes in program history receiving six in this week's poll. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Marcus Allen Set To Return For Senior Season Penn State Football: Marcus Allen Set To Return For Senior Season
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State safety Marcus Allen announced on Twitter on Sunday evening that he will be returning to Happy Valley for one more season. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball Shows What It Can Be In Win Over Michigan State Penn State Basketball Shows What It Can Be In Win Over Michigan State
32 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
PHILADELPHIA -- Through the fleeting crack in the door you could see a mob of players jumping around as coach Pat Chambers entered the modest locker room in the bowels of the Palestra on Saturday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Godwin Declares For NFL Draft Penn State Football: Godwin Declares For NFL Draft
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State receiver Chris Godwin will forgo his final year of eligibility and enter the NFL Draft. The two-time All-Big Ten selection announced his decision on Thursday night through his Twitter account. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Defensive End Garrett Sickels To Forgo Senior Season, Enter Draft Penn State Football: Defensive End Garrett Sickels To Forgo Senior Season, Enter Draft
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State defensive end Garrett Sickels announced on Twitter that he will forego his senior season of eligibility and enter the NFL Draft. [Read More]
Ben State Football: Hanging On Before Letting Go Ben State Football: Hanging On Before Letting Go
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. -- My phone says it's cold in State College. It doesn't mention rain or snow, but it's probably doing one of the two if I had to guess. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Moorhead Talks Final Few Drives Following Loss Penn State Football: Moorhead Talks Final Few Drives Following Loss
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
PASADENA, Calif. -- Sitting on a short folding chair in the middle of the Penn State locker room, offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead is by himself after the horde of reporters finally leave. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Ride Ends As Nittany Lions Fall To USC 52-49 Penn State Football: The Ride Ends As Nittany Lions Fall To USC 52-49
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
LOS ANGELES, Calif.- "I couldn't be more proud," James Franklin said after the game. "I know this probably sounds crazy, but I wouldn't be any more proud sitting here tonight with a win. I couldn't be any more proud of our guys." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Despite Interest, Moorhead Just Happy In The Valley Penn State Football: Despite Interest, Moorhead Just Happy In The Valley
33 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"When I was at Fordham, I had a an FBS job offered to me and turned that down to stay at Fordham. And the things I said to the people at Fordham is it would take a pretty special opportunity for me to leave there, and obviously, Penn State was that opportunity," Moorhead said. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin And McSorley Add To Awards List Penn State Football: Franklin And McSorley Add To Awards List
34 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Maxwell Football Club has named Penn State coach James Franklin Tri-State Coach of the Year and sophomore quarterback Trace McSorley as the Brian Westbrook Award Tri-State Player of the Year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Blacknall And Bowen Suspended For Rose Bowl Penn State Football: Blacknall And Bowen Suspended For Rose Bowl
34 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will be without two starters at next week's Rose Bowl as the program announced that linebacker Manny Bowen and receiver Saeed Blacknall have been suspended for a violation of team rules. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Youth Gets Tough Introduction To Big Ten Play In Loss Penn State Basketball: Youth Gets Tough Introduction To Big Ten Play In Loss
34 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I kind of know where Pat is at," Northwestern coach Chris Collins said after the game. "In my second year I was starting McIntosh and Law and those guys as freshmen, they are good players, but they had to learn what Big Ten ball is all about. The future is in really good hands here. I love the t [Read More]
Penn State Football: Cabinda Set To Return For Senior Season Penn State Football: Cabinda Set To Return For Senior Season
34 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Less than a week before the Rose Bowl, Penn State linebacker Jason Cabinda announced on Wednesday afternoon that he will be returning for his senior season. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Northwestern Too Much As Nittany Lions Fall 87-77 Penn State Basketball: Northwestern Too Much As Nittany Lions Fall 87-77
34 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State had a chance but couldn't find the offense to make a second-half comeback against Northwestern to open Big Ten play. [Read More]
Penn State Football: StateCollege.Com Season Awards Penn State Football: StateCollege.Com Season Awards
34 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With only one game remaining in Penn State's historic and memorable 2016 season now is as good of a time as any to hand out a few season long awards. From MVP to Most Improved Player, here are a few of the noteworthy Nittany Lions from a season not short on big plays and bigger players. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Forward Brett Murray Joining Nittany Lions Penn State Hockey: Forward Brett Murray Joining Nittany Lions
34 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“At 6-5, Brett is an imposing power forward,” Penn State coach Guy Gadowsky said in a release. “His ability to both think the game and get up and down the ice will allow him to make a smooth transition to college hockey.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Gesicki Announces Return For 2017 Season Penn State Football: Gesicki Announces Return For 2017 Season
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State tight end Mike Gesicki announced on Thursday evening that his time in Happy Valley isn't up just yet. The junior will return for his senior season as a Nittany Lions after a career year in 2016. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Nittany Lions Starting Strong In Learfield Directors’ Cup Standings Penn State Athletics: Nittany Lions Starting Strong In Learfield Directors’ Cup Standings
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State Athletics is off to another strong start in the Learfield Directors' Cup, as the Nittany Lions seek a 10th consecutive Top 10 fall finish. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Blow Out Morgan State 96-55 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Blow Out Morgan State 96-55
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State finished off the non conference schedule on Wednesday night with a 96-55 blowout victory against Morgan State. The Nittany Lions were paced by a 20-point outing from freshman Lamar Stevens as six Penn State players in total scored in double figures. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: NCAA Bracketology Tabs Nittany Lions With Early No.1 Seed Penn State Hockey: NCAA Bracketology Tabs Nittany Lions With Early No.1 Seed
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Heading into the winter break, the NCAA's hockey bracketology blog broke down the midseason bracket and the Nittany Lions are the No. 1 overall seed. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Watkins Continues To Shine During Early Season Play Penn State Basketball: Watkins Continues To Shine During Early Season Play
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Even back in high school I hated playing against Mike just knowing that he's a great shot blocker that always messes with the guards," Penn State point guard Tony Carr said earlier this month. [Read More]
Ben State Football: With Moorhead And Team Returning, The Window Is Opening Ben State Football: With Moorhead And Team Returning, The Window Is Opening
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Everyone is thinking about it, they're just not saying it" Freshman offensive lineman Ryan Bates said earlier this month. "We have a lot of people coming back, we're going to be a special team." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Five-Star Cornerback Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Five-Star Cornerback
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has landed one of the most coveted recruits in the nation, signing 5-star cornerback Lamont Wade on Saturday night. The Clairton, PA native is rated the third best cornerback in the country and the 17th best prospect in the 2017 class. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Larger Goals For Franklin As Keeping Staff Together A Key For Longterm Success Penn State Football: Larger Goals For Franklin As Keeping Staff Together A Key For Longterm Success
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"You talk about our assistant coaches. I think that's a compliment," Franklin said of teams wanting to interview Penn State's coaches. "I think whenever you have assistant coaches being approached and people trying to hire your staff, that means that you're doing something right." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Even For One Of The Nation's Hottest Teams, A Break Is Welcome Penn State Football: Even For One Of The Nation's Hottest Teams, A Break Is Welcome
35 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Just allowing these guys some downtime physically to get their bodies back, emotionally to get their juice back and their spirits back," Coach James Franklin said on Friday at the team's Rose Bowl media day. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things To Look For At Rose Bowl Media Day Penn State Football: Five Things To Look For At Rose Bowl Media Day
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With under a month to go until the January 2nd game here are a few topics to keep an eye on as Franklin addresses the press on Friday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Finalist For AP Coach Of The Year Penn State Football: James Franklin Finalist For AP Coach Of The Year
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin has been named a finalist for the AP National Coach of The Year Award [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Pick Up One Of The Fastest Recruits In The Nation Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Pick Up One Of The Fastest Recruits In The Nation
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With National Signing Day not far around the the corner Penn State added a 17th member to the 2017 class as four-star corner Donovan Johnson verbally committed on Tuesday night. [Read More]
Bryce Jordan Center Marquee Gets Facelift Bryce Jordan Center Marquee Gets Facelift
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Bryce Jordan Center might its same old self on the inside but the marquee outside the building is getting a facelift. [Read More]
As Penn State Hockey Closes In On No.1 Ranking, Are The Nittany Lions Really That Good? As Penn State Hockey Closes In On No.1 Ranking, Are The Nittany Lions Really That Good?
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On Monday afternoon Penn State hockey checked off yet another first for the program as the Nittany Lions received four first place votes in the latest USCHO.com poll. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named To AP All-American Third Team Penn State Football: Barkley Named To AP All-American Third Team
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Heading into the Rose Bowl, Barkley now ranks 32nd in FBS in all-purpose yards (128.15) and paces the Big Ten and ranks ninth in FBS in total touchdowns with 19. Additionally Barkley is third in the conference and 33rd nationally with 100.2 rushing yards per game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Season Awards Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Announce Season Awards
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Some of the biggest awards included running back Saquon Barkley being named team MVP while Trace McSorley was named the offenses' most valuable player and Garrett Sickels the same for the defense. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Lessons Learned With Franklin Still Apply As Chambers Builds With Youth Penn State Basketball: Lessons Learned With Franklin Still Apply As Chambers Builds With Youth
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“What I would say is that I can’t make my freshmen sophomores and I can’t make my freshmen juniors,” Penn State basketball coach Patrick Chambers said after the loss to George Mason earlier this season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: NFL.Com Lists Trace McSorley As No. 5 Potential 2017 Heisman Candidate Penn State Football: NFL.Com Lists Trace McSorley As No. 5 Potential 2017 Heisman Candidate
36 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Currently McSorley ranks No. 13 in passing yards and 25th in touchdowns, but more impressively is second nationally in passes of 40+ yards and third in passes of 20 and 30+ yards. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Adds Silver Football To Growing List Of Honors Penn State Football: Barkley Adds Silver Football To Growing List Of Honors
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley has been named the Chicago Tribune Silver Football for the Big Ten’s Most Valuable Player to his résumé. He shares the honor with Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Outworked En Route To 85-66 Loss To George Mason Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Outworked En Route To 85-66 Loss To George Mason
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's winning streak ended at four games on Wednesday night as the Nittany Lions fell to George Mason [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Named Sporting News Coach Of The Year Penn State Football: Franklin Named Sporting News Coach Of The Year
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
In addition to this latest award Franklin is also a finalist for the 2016 Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year award as presented by the Football Writers Association of America. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch BTN 'The Journey' Look At Big Ten Title Game
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Penn State Football: Watch BTN 'The Journey' Look At Big Ten Title Game
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Big Ten Network was out in full force this past weekend with its award winning crew of The Journey to give everyone a look behind the scenes and from field level of Penn State's historic come from behind win over Wisconsin to win the conference championship. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Eddie Robinson Coach Of The Year Finalist Penn State Football: James Franklin Eddie Robinson Coach Of The Year Finalist
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Alongside Franklin as finalists are Western Michigan’s P.J. Fleck, Colorado’s Mike MacIntyre, Washington’s Chris Petersen and Alabama’s Nick Saban. [Read More]
Penn State Fans Scoop Up 20,000 Rose Bowl Tickets Penn State Fans Scoop Up 20,000 Rose Bowl Tickets
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans traveled well to Indianapolis and looks like they'll travel even better to Pasadena. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Reflects As Big Title Comes To State College Penn State Football: Hackenberg Reflects As Big Title Comes To State College
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Sitting at home Christian Hackenberg watched Penn State celebrate a Big Ten title. A moment that was undoubtedly as exciting for him as it was bittersweet, watching the final remaining members of his recruiting class had the night of their lives. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Ranked No.3 In Latest USCHO Poll Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Ranked No.3 In Latest USCHO Poll
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
This past weekend Penn State dispatched No.20 Michigan 6-1 and 5-1 respectively on a Thursday/Friday series to open up Big Ten play. The Nittany Lions won't play again until January 6th at Ohio State. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Headed To Rose Bowl Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Headed To Rose Bowl
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The announcement came during the reveal of the final College Football Playoff rankings, the Nittany Lions finishing No. 5 in the poll just outside the Top 4 that went Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Washington. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Best Tweets Following Big Ten Title Victory Penn State Football: The Best Tweets Following Big Ten Title Victory
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As you may have heard, Penn State football won the Big Ten title. And as you also might imagine that has resulted in plenty of tweets and reactions across the internet as Penn State fans, former players and onlookers took in a historic game on Saturday night. Here are some of the best. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Years Later, The Loyalty Paid Off Penn State Football: Years Later, The Loyalty Paid Off
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Through everything we've only really had the guys in that room, the guys that wanted to stick it out," senior center Brian Gaia said after Saturday's game. "We play for each other, there are six guys in my class who stuck it out for the five years and you've got kids like Cabinda and who rega [Read More]
Penn State Goes On 31-3 Run To Beat No.6 Wisconsin And Win Big Ten Title 38-31 Penn State Goes On 31-3 Run To Beat No.6 Wisconsin And Win Big Ten Title 38-31
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"So for me it's not just the season. It's all the hard work and all the positive steps that we've been taking for three years. It didn't always seem that way maybe to others, but we felt that way. It wasn't easy. Those steps weren't downhill. Those steps were up Mount Nittany. And that's kin [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Keys To Beating Wisconsin Penn State Football: Five Keys To Beating Wisconsin
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Five things Penn State has to do in order to beat Wisconsin and win the Big Ten title. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Big Ten Title, Not Playoff Bid, More Than Enough for Both Penn State and Wisconsin Penn State Football: Big Ten Title, Not Playoff Bid, More Than Enough for Both Penn State and Wisconsin
37 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Wisconsin sit just 48 hours from a potential College Football Playoff bid. It's something hard to ignore, something nearly impossible to put out of sight and out of mind. Months ago it was a dream for both teams, now it could very well be a win away from reality. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roll Michigan 6-1 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roll Michigan 6-1
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey opened up Big Ten play with a 6-1 win over Michigan. The Nittany Lions improved to 12-1-1 on the year with Thursday night's victory. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions 2018 Class Ranked No.1 Following Thursday Commit Penn State Football: Nittany Lions 2018 Class Ranked No.1 Following Thursday Commit
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football may have the quarterback of the future locked up in its 2018 recruiting class as four-star gunslinger Justin Fields verbally committed to the Nittany Lions on Thursday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley on Wednesday was named the Graham-George Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year and the Ameche-Dayne Big Ten Running Back of the Year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Field Ready In Indy As Wisconsin Tweets At Franklin Penn State Football: Field Ready In Indy As Wisconsin Tweets At Franklin
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Check out a tweet from Wisconsin and a ready-to-go field in Indianapolis as the Big Ten title game is a day closer. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Work Past Georgia Tech With 67-60 Victory Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Work Past Georgia Tech With 67-60 Victory
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State improved to 5-3 on the season with a 67-60 victory over Georgia Tech on Tuesday night as the Nittany Lions won their third straight game. Here is all you need to know from the win. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Named Big Ten Coach Of The Year By Media Penn State Football: James Franklin Named Big Ten Coach Of The Year By Media
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin was named the Dave McClain Big Ten Coach of the Year as selected by the conference’s media on Tuesday night. Franklin shares the honor with Wisconsin coach Paul Chryst who was named the Big Ten Coach of the Year by the conference's coaches. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Stout Defense Meets Big Play Offense In Title Game Penn State Football: Stout Defense Meets Big Play Offense In Title Game
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Wisconsin will go strength on strength this weekend at the Big Ten Championship and the winner of that battle might be all it takes to decide who goes home with the title. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Routine, Approach As Saturday Draws Closer Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Routine, Approach As Saturday Draws Closer
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We really kind of are looking at this, although we're the home team, we're looking at it as an away game," Coach James Franklin said on Tuesday. "I think our guys are a little bit surprised at that. Some of them look at it as a bowl game." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Trace McSorley Named Big Ten Offensive Player Of The Week Penn State Football: Trace McSorley Named Big Ten Offensive Player Of The Week
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Nittany Lion quarterback Trace McSorley picked up his first Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week award after a near perfect performance in Penn State’s division-clinching victory over Michigan State. [Read More]
Grappling With The Complicated Narrative Of Penn State's Success Grappling With The Complicated Narrative Of Penn State's Success
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While Penn State may never fully regain the trust and standing that it once had as one of college football's shining lights, the success of 2016 might just be a sign that the system failed, but that it can be fixed, and that it isn't broken. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Brandon Bell Nationally Recognized Following Performance Penn State Football: Brandon Bell Nationally Recognized Following Performance
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With 18 tackles to his name on Saturday night, Penn State senior linebacker Brandon Bell has been selected as the Walter Camp National Defensive Player of the Week after his Senior Day performance. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Optimistic That Barkley Will Be Healthy For Big Ten Title Game Penn State Football: Franklin Optimistic That Barkley Will Be Healthy For Big Ten Title Game
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Obviously you have to ask but I'm not going to say anything about Saquon," Franklin said. "He'll have a great week and prepare this week based on what I know. We've done a great job and I think Coach Huff has done a great job of developing the running backs that we have." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Twitter Reacts As Nittany Lions Head To Big Ten Title Game
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Penn State Football: Twitter Reacts As Nittany Lions Head To Big Ten Title Game
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Here are some of the best tweets from across Twitter from current and former players and national figures. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's 45-12 Win Over Michigan State Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's 45-12 Win Over Michigan State
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Handing out the grades one last time in the regular season following a 45-12 beatdown of Michigan State [Read More]
Penn State Headed To Big Ten Title Game Following 45-12 Win Over Michigan State Penn State Headed To Big Ten Title Game Following 45-12 Win Over Michigan State
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State used a 35-point second half to blow past Michigan State on Saturday night as the Nittany Lions finished the regular season at 10-2, winning a share of the Big Ten East Division Title and a berth to the Big Ten Championship game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch Nittany Lions Celebrate 10-2 Season And Division Title
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Penn State Football: Watch Nittany Lions Celebrate 10-2 Season And Division Title
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With more stories and coverage to come on StateCollege.com, watch Penn State celebrate its win as the clock expired. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Michigan State Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Michigan State
38 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It all comes down to this. A shot at a 10-2 regular season and if the cards fall the right way Penn State's entry into the Big Ten title game next weekend in Indianapolis. But first the Nittany Lions must dispatch a confusing 3-8 Michigan State team that has surged in its last three games. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Banks Leads Nittany Lions Past Colgate 72-59 Penn State Basketball: Banks Leads Nittany Lions Past Colgate 72-59
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State used a second half run to put away Colgate and improve to 3-3 on the year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch The Six Plays The Nittany Lions Are Thankful For This Year Penn State Football: Watch The Six Plays The Nittany Lions Are Thankful For This Year
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Six plays that Penn State is the most thankful for this season as the Nittany Lions head into the final weekend of the regular season at 9-2 [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Ranked No.7 In Latest Playoff Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Ranked No.7 In Latest Playoff Poll
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football is one spot higher in the college football rankings poll, coming in at No.7 during Tuesday night's release. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Says Holiday Schedule Poses Challenge Ahead Of Michigan State Penn State Football: Franklin Says Holiday Schedule Poses Challenge Ahead Of Michigan State
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin likes turkey as much as the next guy, but the impact that Thanksgiving has on the week's schedule ahead of a potentially season defining game against Michigan State? That he's not so fond of. [Read More]
Penn State Football: What To Know From James Franklin Weekly Press Conference Penn State Football: What To Know From James Franklin Weekly Press Conference
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke to the media on Tuesday just a few days prior to the Nittany Lions taking on Michigan State. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Tyler Davis Named Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player Of Week Penn State Football: Tyler Davis Named Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player Of Week
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
One of the most reliable Nittany Lions all season came up big again this week and his efforts didn't go unnoticed as placekicker Tyler Davis took home Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week honors this week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Talks To BTN About The Science Behind His Cuts
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Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Talks To BTN About The Science Behind His Cuts
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State star running back Saquon Barkley breaks down how he makes such impressive cuts and jumps during some of his runs. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions No.8 In Latest USCHO Poll Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions No.8 In Latest USCHO Poll
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey continues its rise up the rankings, closing out the out of conference slate with an 11-1-1 record and a No. 8 ranking nationally in Monday's USCHO.com poll. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Fine After Close Call Penn State Football: Barkley Fine After Close Call
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football had two goals on Saturday night. Beat Rutgers, and make it to the Michigan State game healthy. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's 39-0 Win Over Rutgers Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's 39-0 Win Over Rutgers
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Rutgers never really had a shot, but that doesn't mean Penn State played a perfect game on Saturday night. All things considered the Nittany Lions took care of business, but a few miscues dragged some of the grades down this week. Check out how Penn State did in our books following a 39-0 win over [Read More]
Penn State Players Debate Following Michigan/Ohio State Game Result Prior To 3:30 Kick Penn State Players Debate Following Michigan/Ohio State Game Result Prior To 3:30 Kick
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Honestly the result of that game isn't going to affect how I play, I want to win this game more than anything to get to 10 wins, something I've never done before in my college career. Even nine wins." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Waltz Past Rutgers 39-0 Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Waltz Past Rutgers 39-0
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Rutgers played Saturday night in a game that turned into the formality everyone expected it to be as the Nittany Lions cruised past Rutgers for a 39-0 victory. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Rutgers Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Rutgers
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking a look at Rutgers as Penn State prepares for a Saturday night date in New Jersey. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Prep For No.1 Duke Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Prep For No.1 Duke
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball has beaten two separate Top 5 teams under head coach Pat Chambers, so it's not as though David has yet to strike Goliath. But playing No. 1 ranked Duke will always seem like the stone is just a little bit smaller than usual. If nothing else, that the whistles blows just a few [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Pavlychev Brings Unique Size To Ice Penn State Hockey: Pavlychev Brings Unique Size To Ice
39 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“Even when you think you can get around him, it’s just no,” forward Ricky DeRosa said with laugh. “His stick, he’s got the puck somehow.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Trip To New Jersey Comes At Good Time Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Trip To New Jersey Comes At Good Time
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"My dad texted me this morning and said, If you can get a hundred tickets, I can get a hundred people to go. So I'm definitely scrapping for some tickets right now. I'm asking everybody. Doing whatever it takes." [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Beat Grand Canyon 85-76 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Beat Grand Canyon 85-76
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball improved to 2-1 on the year with a victory over Grand Canyon on Tuesday night. Here is what you need to know about the Nittany Lions' latest game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Latest College Football Playoff Poll Has Nittany Lions At No.8 Penn State Football: Latest College Football Playoff Poll Has Nittany Lions At No.8
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State survived a chaotic weekend in college football with a victory over Indiana and the Nittany Lions continue to climb up the polls as a result. [Read More]
Penn State Football: What To Know From James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference Penn State Football: What To Know From James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke to the media on Tuesday afternoon ahead of the Nittany Lions' meeting with Rutgers this weekend. Franklin touched on plenty of topics during his interview session, here is what you need to know. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Paris Palmer Out For Season, Fries And Menet In Mix Penn State Football: Paris Palmer Out For Season, Fries And Menet In Mix
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We do have a little bit of an injury situation going on now, kind of throughout the whole year," Franklin said on Tuesday. [Read More]
Ben State Football: Maybe The Names Aren't There, But This Defensive Front Is Good Ben State Football: Maybe The Names Aren't There, But This Defensive Front Is Good
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think if you were putting guys in who you didn't feel were ready or felt like there was a significant drop off then yea, but we're rotating guys in and feel good about the guys who are playing." Franklin added. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Ranked No. 9 In Latest AP Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Ranked No. 9 In Latest AP Poll
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
After a chaotic weekend full of upsets, Penn State avoided it's own late season heartbreak and moved up one place in the AP poll to No. 9 in the nation. The newest batch of rankings were announced on Sunday afternoon. Penn State was ranked No. 10 in the latest coaches poll. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Win Over Indiana Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Win Over Indiana
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It wasn't a pretty game, but 45 points and over 400 yards of offense is an interesting way to go about having a bad game. Here are the grades for one of the more bizarre wins for Penn State in recent memory. [Read More]
How Penn State Makes The Big Ten Title Game How Penn State Makes The Big Ten Title Game
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Understanding how Penn State gets to the Big Ten title game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Offensive Line Injuries Spell Short And Longterm Issues Penn State Football: Offensive Line Injuries Spell Short And Longterm Issues
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Right now, I think we have one offensive lineman playing the position he played at the beginning of the season," James Franklin said after the game. "That's Brian Gaia (center)." [Read More]
Penn State Football: McSorley's Toughness Shines In Win Penn State Football: McSorley's Toughness Shines In Win
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"This team worked so hard," McSorley said after the game, his left arm wrapped in ice his right leg weak as he limped across the room. "I'm playing for my brothers, all the other guys, everyone is fighting through something. I'm not going to take myself out because I'm a little nicked up or so [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Indiana Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Indiana
40 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State heads on the road to face Indiana looking for a eighth win on the year and a sixth straight victory. What you need to know about the Hoosiers. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Brandon Smith Finalist For Pop Warner College Player Award Penn State Football: Brandon Smith Finalist For Pop Warner College Player Award
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The 2016 recipient will accept the Pop Warner College Player Award at Walt Disney World’s ESPN Wide World of Sports during the 60th annual Pop Warner Super Bowl the first week of December. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Alaska Anchorage Budget Crisis A Reminder Of How Lucky Nittany Lions Are Penn State Hockey: Alaska Anchorage Budget Crisis A Reminder Of How Lucky Nittany Lions Are
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“It’s something when you come in everyday, to a facility like this, you might start to take it for granted,” said senior Dylan Richard reflecting on the very existence of Pegula Ice Area. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Reflects On Sudden Heisman Talk Penn State Football: Barkley Reflects On Sudden Heisman Talk
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Of course," Allen said when asked about Barkley as a Heisman candidate. "Hey, that's that. You don't got to ask me that. You know I'm going to say he is. I don't know why people ain't talking about him. Everybody should know that he's a Heisman contender." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Lineman Brendan Mahon Admitted To Hershey Medical Center In 'Stable Condition Penn State Football: Lineman Brendan Mahon Admitted To Hershey Medical Center In 'Stable Condition
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State offensive lineman Brendan Mahon has been admitted to Hershey Medical Center. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Ranked No. 10 In Latest College Football Playoff Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Ranked No. 10 In Latest College Football Playoff Poll
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State is ranked No. 10 in the latest College Football Playoff poll released on Tuesday night. The Nittany Lions were ranked No. 12 in the poll last week when it was first released. [Read More]
Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Highlights Penn State Football: James Franklin Press Conference Highlights
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A few things to know after James Franklin spoke to the media on Tuesday prior to a Saturday game against Indiana. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Sharing, Chemistry, Locker Arrangements Small But Important Details To Success Penn State Football: Sharing, Chemistry, Locker Arrangements Small But Important Details To Success
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's five game winning streak? A sudden resurgence up the polls? There are a lot of factors that have played into Penn State's sudden bout of national relevancy, but it may not be much more than good chemistry that has gotten the Nittany Lions so far. [Read More]
Ben State Football: Penn State Seems To Have Found Itself Again Ben State Football: Penn State Seems To Have Found Itself Again
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
There isn't really a correct time to find yourself. It just happens, maybe you ease into it, maybe you just decide to change. It's everyone's favorite existential crisis, who they are and what they're doing with their life. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Ranked No. 12 In Latest USCHO Poll Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Ranked No. 12 In Latest USCHO Poll
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's early season success continues to reflect its standing in the rest of the college landscape as the Nittany Lions moved up to a program-high No. 12 in this week's USCHO poll. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Up To No. 12 And No. 14 In AP And Coaches Polls Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Up To No. 12 And No. 14 In AP And Coaches Polls
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's rise up the ranks continued on Sunday as the Nittany Lions landed at No.12 and No. 14 in the AP and Coaches polls respectively. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's 41-14 Win Over Iowa Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's 41-14 Win Over Iowa
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State dominated this game against an opponent that is better than its record and always tough matchup for the Nittany Lions. 599 yards of offense, lots of touchdowns, third down conversions and a smothering offense highlighted the night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Thump Iowa 41-14 Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Thump Iowa 41-14
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State never looked back after an early touchdown by Saeed Blacknall gave the Nittany Lions their seventh win of the season [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Finish Sweep Of Niagara With 5-1 Victory Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Finish Sweep Of Niagara With 5-1 Victory
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Smirnov's three assists helped extend his point streak to nine games which ties a program record with former Nittany Lion, Taylor Holstrom. Andrew Strutz's eight goals also tie the Big Ten lead early in the season. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Five Thoughts Following 91-65 Exhibition Win Over Lock Haven Penn State Basketball: Five Thoughts Following 91-65 Exhibition Win Over Lock Haven
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Five things to know from a 91-65 Penn State win over Lock Haven on Friday night. [Read More]
State High Football: Little Lions Face Undefeated Season With One Final Home Test State High Football: Little Lions Face Undefeated Season With One Final Home Test
41 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We're all clicking at the same time," quarterback Tyler Snyder said before practice. Ask anyone on the team and the feeling is the same, this group has gelled. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Niagara Falls To Nittany Lions 5-1 Penn State Hockey: Niagara Falls To Nittany Lions 5-1
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It was only a one goal game with just minutes left in the second period before Smirnov started ripping shots. From there it was a 4-1 margin heading into the final period a in a game Penn State had largely dominated in every facet. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Tyler Davis Named Lou Groza Award Semifinalist Penn State Football: Tyler Davis Named Lou Groza Award Semifinalist
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior kicker Tyler Davis is among the 20 semifinalists for the 2016 Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award presented by the Orange Bowl. Sam Ficken was Penn State’s last Groza semifinalist in 2014. [Read More]
Penn State Won't Host Big Ten Friday Night Games, But Open To One Road Trip Per Season Penn State Won't Host Big Ten Friday Night Games, But Open To One Road Trip Per Season
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Big Ten is set to announce Friday night conference games for as early as the 2017 season according to multiple national outlets. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Are The Nittany Lions Good? Maybe Not, But They Are Efficient Penn State Football: Are The Nittany Lions Good? Maybe Not, But They Are Efficient
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We think it's sustainable," James Franklin said on Tuesday. "This is really the model of how we want to play. We want to protect the football. We want to play great defense. We want to be explosive. We want to eliminate explosive plays on defense." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions At No. 12 In First College Football Playoff Ranking Of Season Penn State Football: Nittany Lions At No. 12 In First College Football Playoff Ranking Of Season
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football is a Top 15 program again. The Nittany Lions landing at No. 12 in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season announced on ESPN Tuesday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named Maxwell Award Semifinalist Penn State Football: Barkley Named Maxwell Award Semifinalist
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State running back Saquon Barkley is among the 18 semifinalists for the Maxwell Award, given by the Maxwell Football Club to the National Player of the Year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: What To Know From James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference Penn State Football: What To Know From James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
At 6-2 and looking to make it five straight wins Penn State coach James Franklin spoke to the media on Tuesday for his weekly press conference. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Up To No. 14 In Latest USCHO Poll Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Up To No. 14 In Latest USCHO Poll
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's two game sweep of Canisius this past weekend and now 5-1-1 record only helped the Nittany Lions as the latest USCHO Poll has Penn State coming in at No. 14. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Picks Up Big Ten Offensive Player of The Week Honors Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Picks Up Big Ten Offensive Player of The Week Honors
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For the second time this season Penn State star sophomore running back Saquon Barkley has picked up Big Ten Offensive Player of the Week honors. The latest award coming after tallying 277 all-purpose yards in the 62-24 win over Purdue Saturday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Up To No. 20 In Latest AP Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Up To No. 20 In Latest AP Poll
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Coming off a 62-24 victory over Purdue this past weekend Penn State moved up four spots in the latest AP poll, coming in at No. 20. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's 62-24 Victory Over Purdue Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's 62-24 Victory Over Purdue
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State scored 62 points on Saturday which is about all you need to know when it comes to the grades [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Sweep Canisius With Pair Of Weekend Victories Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Sweep Canisius With Pair Of Weekend Victories
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey extended its unbeaten streak to five games, beating Canisus College 4-1 on Friday and then again 4-2 on Saturday night to improve to 5-1-1 on the year. [Read More]
Penn State Scores 45 in Second Half to Blow Past Purdue 62-24 Penn State Scores 45 in Second Half to Blow Past Purdue 62-24
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State shook off some first half cobwebs and put the Boilermakers far in the rearview mirror on Saturday afternoon as the Nittany Lions became bowl eligible and made it four straight victories with a 62-24 thrashing of Purdue. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch Behind The Scenes From Penn State's Win Over Ohio State
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Penn State Football: Watch Behind The Scenes From Penn State's Win Over Ohio State
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's latest behind the scenes look at the ongoing football season was just released and you can watch all of the locker room speeches and key moments from Saturday's game here. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Purdue Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Purdue
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Don't be surprised if the Nittany Lions start slow, but a healthy defense, the momentum of the Ohio State win and Saquon Barkley ought to be enough to win this game even if it's the exact opposite of last weekend's upset atmosphere. 35-17 Penn State. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Even Early On Jones Showing Why He Might Be The Best Yet Penn State Hockey: Even Early On Jones Showing Why He Might Be The Best Yet
42 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“A goaltender, his job isn’t only to stop pucks,” Gadowsky said. "He’s also an atmosphere regulator. How the goalie is, is often how you play, especially in the defensive zone, but I think it perforates through the whole team in all three zones.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Looking Ahead To Purdue Penn State Football: Franklin Looking Ahead To Purdue
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Fresh off of a 24-21 upset of No. 2 ranked Ohio State it was yet another week in the Big Ten as James Franklin looked forward not back at his weekly press conference on Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Jones Picks Up First Star Honors From Big Ten Penn State Hockey: Jones Picks Up First Star Honors From Big Ten
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
On Tuesday the freshman goalie was named the Big Ten men’s ice hockey First Star of the Week. This marks the second consecutive week the rookie has earned league recognition after garnering Third Star accolades on last week’s report. [Read More]
Penn State's Biggest Moneymakers All Kicking Into High Gear With Master Plan On Horizon Penn State's Biggest Moneymakers All Kicking Into High Gear With Master Plan On Horizon
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It's just great for our school, to have two big upsets in the same weekend. I don't know the guy who blocked the kick or the guy who ran it all the way in" forward Andrew Sturtz said with a grin. "But good job on those two for getting it done and good job on the defense for holding out at the [Read More]
Ben State Football: Can Penn State Run The Table? Ben State Football: Can Penn State Run The Table?
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A look at the rest of the season and if Penn State can run the table, but a reminder from history that it is easier said than done. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Come In At No. 24 In AP Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Come In At No. 24 In AP Poll
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For the first time since the 2011 TaxSlayer Bowl it's a Top 25 ranking for Penn State as the Nittany Lions came in at No. 24 following their upset of No. 2 ranked Ohio State on Saturday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch Ohio State's Final Two Plays And Upset Celebration From Field Level
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Penn State Football: Watch Ohio State's Final Two Plays And Upset Celebration From Field Level
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Take a look at StateCollege.com's view of Ohio State's final two plays and then a trip on to the field for the postgame celebration as fans rushed the field to enjoy the victory. [Read More]
The Best Online Reactions To Penn State's Upset Over Ohio State The Best Online Reactions To Penn State's Upset Over Ohio State
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Twitter is never short on opinions and with Penn State upsetting No. 2 Ohio State on Saturday night there were more than a few to go around. Here are some of the best tweets from former players and people of note from across the internet following the game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Grant Haley Talks About Game Winning Score
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Penn State Football: Grant Haley Talks About Game Winning Score
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"He told Billy Fessler at the beginning of the week that 'I'm going to make a play at the end of the game and score and touchdown and we're going to win it' and I don't know what it was but I guess he was right." [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Impossible Turns Reality As Nittany Lions Stun No. 2 Ohio State 24-21 Penn State Football: The Impossible Turns Reality As Nittany Lions Stun No. 2 Ohio State 24-21
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"What this program has been through," Saquon Barkley said after the game. "And these seniors, they stuck with it. It's not only for them but for the past guys who stuck with it." [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Tie No. 3 Notre Dame 3-3 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Tie No. 3 Notre Dame 3-3
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey couldn't hold on to a late second period 3-1 lead, settling for a well earned 3-3 tie against the No. 3 ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish in South Bend on Friday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Ohio State Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Ohio State
43 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If the Nittany Lions can score some first quarter points that will go a very long way towards hanging around in this one. All told though it's probably too tall of a task to pull this one out and a second half surge will end the upset bid. 35-17. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Parking Changes, Early Entry Incentives Announced For Saturday Penn State Football: Parking Changes, Early Entry Incentives Announced For Saturday
44 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has announced several parking changes and early entry information for this weekend's contest against Ohio State. Kick is slated for just after 8 p.m.. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Keeping It Close Against Buckeyes Penn State Football: Franklin Keeping It Close Against Buckeyes
44 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will need more than matchups to go its way to win on Saturday, but don't be surprised if for the third straight year, this game isn't over as early as you might expect it to be on paper. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Expect Reinforcements At Linebacker, Not New Starters Penn State Football: Expect Reinforcements At Linebacker, Not New Starters
44 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"For us to expect them to start and play 60 plays in the game, they won't," Franklin said. "But there's no doubt that the fact that they're back provides depth and leadership that we've been lacking in some areas." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Cabinda, Bell And Cooper In The Mix Heading Into Ohio State Penn State Football: Cabinda, Bell And Cooper In The Mix Heading Into Ohio State
44 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke to the media coming out of the Nittany Lion bye week as Penn State prepares to face No. 2 Ohio State this weekend. Here are a few things to know. [Read More]
Ben State Football: The Reeducation Of A Penn State Fan Ben State Football: The Reeducation Of A Penn State Fan
44 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
This will only last for as long as Penn State keeps making progress, but for at least one week it looks like everyone is on the same page again. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Blow Out Mercyhurst 7-0 Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Blow Out Mercyhurst 7-0
44 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lions picked up their second win of the season after falling 6-3 to No. 16 St Lawrence last Saturday. Nikita Pavlychev registered his first goal of the year just under four minutes into regulation to open the scoring. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: The Climb Begins As Penn State Faces Crucial Two Season Stretch Penn State Basketball: The Climb Begins As Penn State Faces Crucial Two Season Stretch
44 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“There’s no limits on this team,” Coach Pat Chambers said. “There’s going to be expectations and there’s never been expectations before and let’s enjoy it and let’s have fun with it. That’s been the mantra.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch Joey Julius On Good Morning America
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Penn State Football: Watch Joey Julius On Good Morning America
44 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State kicker and fan favorite Joey Julius recently opened up about his battle with eating disorders that saw him check into a facility this past summer. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Virtual Reality System Impressive Even In Infancy Penn State Athletics: Virtual Reality System Impressive Even In Infancy
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
I turned around and Penn State linebacker Jason Cabinda was walking past me, hand in a cast, but still as happy as ever watching his teammates stretch before Penn State's afternoon game against Temple. He didn't even seem to notice that I was there. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Midseason Honors For Three Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Midseason Honors For Three Nittany Lions
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Before the focus shifts to what is still to come, here are the three MVPs of the season so far for the Nittany Lions at the midway point of the year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Mike Gesicki Named To Mackey Award Midseason Watch List Penn State Football: Mike Gesicki Named To Mackey Award Midseason Watch List
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State junior tight end Mike Gesicki may not have a game to play this weekend but he still managed to pick up a win, getting named to the Mackey Award Midseason watch list. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Accountability Key Focus As Team And Program Grow Penn State Hockey: Accountability Key Focus As Team And Program Grow
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think one of the biggest things for us is to make sure we're ready from the drop of the puck," Defenseman Kevin Kerr said. "No matter who you're playing it's going to be difficult if you go out there the first five minutes and give up three goals." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Receive Three Votes In Coaches Poll Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Receive Three Votes In Coaches Poll
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football's recent success over Maryland and Minnesota hasn't gone unnoticed by at least three voters in the weekly Amway Coaches Poll, the Nittany Lions picking up three votes. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set For Open Scrimmage In Altoona This Weekend Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set For Open Scrimmage In Altoona This Weekend
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you're hoping to get an early look at the newest Nittany Lions to take the court this is your chance. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley And Smith Pick Up Conference Honors Penn State Football: Barkley And Smith Pick Up Conference Honors
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State sophomore running back Saquon Barkley and junior linebacker Brandon Smith were selected as the Big Ten Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week, respectively, after outstanding performances in the win over Maryland. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nelson Likely Out For Season Per Franklin Penn State Football: Nelson Likely Out For Season Per Franklin
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“We will find out more, but we’re pretty confident in that so it doesn’t make sense for me to wait until Tuesday,” said Franklin. “We’ve had a rash of these types of injuries. I feel for Nelly. Love that kid. But we’ll be with him every step of the way.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following 38-14 Victory Over Maryland Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following 38-14 Victory Over Maryland
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State took care of business on Saturday picking up the fourth win of the season and a second victory in Big Ten play. With over 300 yards on the ground and an effective air attack, this was one of the most complete games under James Franklin. [Read More]
Penn State Football: The Nittany Lions Aren't Perfect, But 4-2 Sounds About Right Penn State Football: The Nittany Lions Aren't Perfect, But 4-2 Sounds About Right
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Two weeks ago Penn State sat at a hazy crossroads. The Nittany Lions were 2-2, the direction of the program bobbing precariously between unimpressive and a work in progress. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Push Past Maryland 38-14 Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Push Past Maryland 38-14
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State made it two straight victories as the Nittany Lions beat Maryland 38-14 to improve to 4-2 on the year heading into the bye week. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: St Lawrence Enjoys Fast Start En Route To 6-3 Victory Penn State Hockey: St Lawrence Enjoys Fast Start En Route To 6-3 Victory
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey had plenty of chances, but if such a thing as hockey gods exists they didn't look too fondly on a team that gave up three goals within the first five minutes of play. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Maryland Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Maryland
45 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Here is what you need to know about Maryland as the Terps come to town undefeated looking for a 5-0 record for the first time since 2001. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Open Season With 4-2 Victory Over No. 16 St Lawrence Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Open Season With 4-2 Victory Over No. 16 St Lawrence
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
David Thompson made it 2-1 a few minutes later taking a beautiful cross-ice pass from Liam Folkes, wristing the puck into the back of the net to give Penn State the one-goal lead heading into the first intermission. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Second Half Adjustments Making The Difference Early In Season Penn State Football: Second Half Adjustments Making The Difference Early In Season
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I don't want to keep bringing it up, but when we have time to get with these guys in the locker room and settle them down and show them some of the adjustments that need to be made," James Franklin said earlier this week. "Where sometimes with older players, they are going to get settled down q [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Forward Corps Young But Not Short On Talent Penn State Hockey: Forward Corps Young But Not Short On Talent
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The 2015-16 campaign ended with the Nittany Lions ranked No. 7 in the nation in goal scoring, a program high and a balanced attack at that with 50+ goals coming from freshman and nearly 90 coming from upperclassmen. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Blacknall Returning As Polk Hits Injury List Penn State Football: Blacknall Returning As Polk Hits Injury List
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"He will be back this week. So we're excited about having him back, based on his size and strength. He may play Mike linebacker." Franklin added with a laugh. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Comments On Julius News And More At Tuesday Press Conference Penn State Football: Franklin Comments On Julius News And More At Tuesday Press Conference
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke to the media on Tuesday ahead of Penn State's key meeting this Saturday against Maryland as the Terps look to go 5-0 on the year while Penn State tries to make it 4-2 after an overtime victory against Minnesota. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Joey Julius Opens Up About Eating Disorder Penn State Football: Joey Julius Opens Up About Eating Disorder
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State kicker Joey Julius opened up Monday via a Facebook post about his battle with eating disorders that rendered him noticeably absent from spring practice and a portion of Penn State's summer workouts. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Three Defensive Parings Key As Season Closes In Penn State Hockey: Three Defensive Parings Key As Season Closes In
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A look at the three defensive pairings that will help anchor Penn State in front of goal this season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Marcus Allen Named Co-Defensive Player Of The Week By Big Ten Penn State Football: Marcus Allen Named Co-Defensive Player Of The Week By Big Ten
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
After racking up 22 tackles and nearly setting a program record in the process Penn State safety Marcus Allen was named Big Ten Co-Defensive Player of the Week. Allen shares the honor with Northwestern’s Ifeadi Odenigbo. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roll 8-0 In Exhibition Game Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Roll 8-0 In Exhibition Game
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey introduced 10 freshman to Pegula Ice Arena and eight goals to the back of Queen's Universities' net on Sunday afternoon as the Nittany Lions won their exhibition contest just days prior to the 2016 season opener. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following 29-26 Win Over Minnesota Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following 29-26 Win Over Minnesota
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State played poorly in the first half, adjusted and found a way to tie the game late in regulation to eventually win in overtime. It wasn't always pretty but a win is a win, so here are the grades from the Nittany Lions' win over Minnesota. [Read More]
Watch Barkley Score And Nittany Lions Celebrate Overtime Victory From Field Level
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Watch Barkley Score And Nittany Lions Celebrate Overtime Victory From Field Level
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State beat Minnesota 29-26 in overtime on Saturday to improve to 3-2 on the year. The game wasn't without plenty of drama, including Saquon Barkley's 25-yard game winning score that set off an emotional celebration inside Beaver Stadium. Watch it from our view on the field here. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Minnesota Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Minnesota
46 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Minnesota are set for a Big Ten clash this weekend at a 3:30, the Nittany Lions looking to rebound from a blowout loss to Michigan while the Gophers try and make it 4-0 on the year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Not On Hot Seat According To Barbour Penn State Football: Franklin Not On Hot Seat According To Barbour
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“James is not on any hot seat,” Barbour reportedly told the Mirror while speaking at the Blair County Chamber of Commerce WE-LEaD program on Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Big Ten Says Brandon Smith Targeting Call Should Have Been Reversed Penn State Football: Big Ten Says Brandon Smith Targeting Call Should Have Been Reversed
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"In this particular play, the defender was making a legitimate attempt to get to the ball and, upon full review, the call of Targeting should have been reversed by the Replay Official." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Featured On The Journey
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Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Featured On The Journey
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Big Ten Network's award winning show The Journey premiered for the season on Tuesday night and including Penn State's star running back Saquon Barkley. The show, taking an inside look at players and teams across the conference chronicled at least part of the early season for the Nittany Lions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Timetable For Bell And Cabinda Return Still Unclear Penn State Football: Timetable For Bell And Cabinda Return Still Unclear
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think if we can put these guys in position to be successful over the next couple weeks, then we'll be getting some guys back hopefully sooner rather than later, and now we won't be in the situation that we are right now, if that makes sense." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Corrections And More At Tuesday Press Conference Penn State Football: Franklin Talks Corrections And More At Tuesday Press Conference
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke to the media on Tuesday ahead of Penn State's meeting with undefeated Minnesota this weekend. Here is what you need to know. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Broadcast Details Released For 2016-17 Season Penn State Hockey: Broadcast Details Released For 2016-17 Season
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's 2016-17 season is just days away and now nearly all of the game times and broadcast details have been finalized the program announced on Tuesday. [Read More]
First NHL Hockey Game At Pegula Ice Arena Ends With Drama As Wild Beat Sabres 2-1 First NHL Hockey Game At Pegula Ice Arena Ends With Drama As Wild Beat Sabres 2-1
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State is just over a week away from dropping the puck on the 2016-17 season but Hockey Valley was out in full force on Monday as the Buffalo Sabres took on the Minnesota Wild in an NHL preseason game. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Maryland Clash Set For BTN Broadcast Penn State Football: Maryland Clash Set For BTN Broadcast
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State Football Homecoming contest against Maryland on Oct. 8 at noon will air on the Big Ten Network. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Loss To Michigan Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Loss To Michigan
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State didn't have a great afternoon in Ann Arbor against No. 4 ranked Michigan and the grades show it [Read More]
For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything For Penn State And Franklin The Next Four Weeks Are Everything
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour and deputy director of athletics Phil Esten stood deep underneath Michigan Stadium on Saturday evening as James Franklin spoke to the media following the Nittany Lions' 49-10 loss to the Wolverines. [Read More]
Penn State Football: No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10 Penn State Football: No. 4 Michigan Walks Past Nittany Lions 49-10
47 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's crippled linebacker unit was just one of many issues on Saturday afternoon as the Nittany Lions fell 49-10 to the No. 4 ranked Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: NHL Game At Pegula Seemed Inevitable But Plenty Had To Happen First Penn State Hockey: NHL Game At Pegula Seemed Inevitable But Plenty Had To Happen First
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"It's my understanding that this has been a very popular game with the NHL officials," Cross added. "There are a lot of people vying to do this particular contest because of the building because of what they've heard about this in the hockey community." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Gesicki Enjoying Benefits Of Hard Work As Season Continues Penn State Football: Gesicki Enjoying Benefits Of Hard Work As Season Continues
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
And so far it has paid off, nine receptions for 158 yards on the year with a leaping 52-yard catch that will rival any of the year's best. The yardage is a career high and the receptions just five shy of a new mark as well. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Offense Developing Consistency With Or Without Stars On Field Penn State Football: Offense Developing Consistency With Or Without Stars On Field
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think it speaks volumes about the direction that we're headed," Franklin said on Tuesday. "You're exactly right. In the past if we had one of our better players not playing well or not make a play or having to go down for a couple series and being out of the game, that we had a hard time ove [Read More]
Penn State Football: Koa Farmer Moves To Linebacker As Nittany Lions Prep For Michigan Penn State Football: Koa Farmer Moves To Linebacker As Nittany Lions Prep For Michigan
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke with the media on Tuesday during an unusually upbeat press conference heading into the Nittany Lions' meeting this weekend with No. 4 Michigan. Despite the news that longtime linebacker Nyeem Wartman-White will miss the second straight season with a knee injury, Franklin was in [Read More]
Penn State Football: Wartman-White To Miss Remainder Of Season With Injury Penn State Football: Wartman-White To Miss Remainder Of Season With Injury
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State linebacker Nyeem Wartman-White will miss the remainder of the 2016 campaign according to coach James Franklin. The fifth year senior missed all of the 2015 season following a knee injury on special teams during Penn State's season opener against Temple. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference Penn State Football: Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Heading on the road to face No. 4 Michigan this weekend in Ann Arbor there is no shortage of storylines to cover between a depleted defense and a growing offense. With that in mind the Nittany Lions' biggest challenge won't be the Wolverines but an injury plagued roster just three weeks into the s [Read More]
Ben State Football: With All The Rehash, Don't Forget These Stories Ben State Football: With All The Rehash, Don't Forget These Stories
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Joe Paterno has been in the headlines again, but don't forget these stories that are unfolding for the first time [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set To Host Minnesota For 3:30 Kick Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set To Host Minnesota For 3:30 Kick
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State will host Minnesota for a 3:30 p.m. kick on Oct. 1, the conference announced on Monday morning. The game will air on the Big Ten Network. The Nittany Lions are taking on the Gophers for the first time since 2013. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Win Over Temple Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Win Over Temple
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State overcame injuries and at least one potentially major misstep on Saturday afternoon to knock off Temple 34-27 to pick up the Nittany Lions' second win of the year. While Penn State is still far from a perfect team, Saturday was in may respects the most complete effort by the Nittany Lions [Read More]
Penn State Football: Offense Finding Its Stride As Quarters Go Along Penn State Football: Offense Finding Its Stride As Quarters Go Along
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"All of our expectations are very high for the offense, really my expectations are so high for the offense I don't know if they'll ever be reached," Thompkins added "But we're just raising the bar every day and getting closer and closer." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Former Players Gather To Remember Paterno Penn State Football: Former Players Gather To Remember Paterno
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Joe will always be someone who took me out of a very small town and gave me a wonderful opportunity," Cefalo added when asked. "I don't know how many people would say that he was our mentor and somebody who gave me a great deal of my life and then change your opinion about him." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Temple Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Temple
48 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Temple's defense might be able to slow down the Nittany Lions for a bit but it's hard to see this group of Owls having the firepower to pull off the upset two years in a row [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set To Host Top Recruits This Weekend Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set To Host Top Recruits This Weekend
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is taking advantage of its recruiting trail momentum this weekend as coach Pat Chambers and staff are set to host some of the highest rated prospects in the 2018 class for unofficial visits. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Happy With How He's Seeing Blitzes Penn State Football: Barkley Happy With How He's Seeing Blitzes
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For all of the impressive runs and jaw dropping moves that Saquon Barkley has put on the field over the past two seasons it's the little things he's still focusing on to become a complete running back. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Already Making History In Point-Happy Season Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Already Making History In Point-Happy Season
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Yeah. I think it changes my approach," Franklin said on Tuesday. "So like taking the ball, and things like that, that we've done or tried to do if you win the toss, taking the ball to start the game, do some things like that, going for two early on, you know, trying to get an advantage." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Injuries, Tempo, Return Jobs And More From James Franklin's Press Conference Penn State Football: Injuries, Tempo, Return Jobs And More From James Franklin's Press Conference
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
oming off of a last minute loss to Pitt and heading into another cross state game against Temple this weekend there was plenty to talk about. From injuries to tempo, Franklin touched on a whole host of topics during his half hour or so question and answer period. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference Penn State Football: Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Coming off a heartbreaking comeback loss to Pitt this past weekend Penn State coach James Franklin is set to speak to the media on Tuesday afternoon for his weekly press conference. [Read More]
Ben State Football: 30 Minutes That Saved James Franklin, For Now Ben State Football: 30 Minutes That Saved James Franklin, For Now
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State was down and out on Saturday and clawed back into a game on multiple occasions and nearly won in the process. And that's the first time in a while you can say that about Penn State football. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Impressive Even In Loss Penn State Football: Barkley Impressive Even In Loss
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
You don't want to say that you feel badly for Saquon Barkley. He clearly loves his teammates and he's clearly having a good time being better at football than everyone else. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Loss To Pitt Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Loss To Pitt
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Trying to make sense of a wild Penn State loss to Pitt and a game full of ups and downs [Read More]
Penn State Football: Miscues Doom Nittany Lions In Loss Penn State Football: Miscues Doom Nittany Lions In Loss
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"The reality is we didn't play smart enough or mistake-free enough to win," James Franklin said after the game. "If you lose the turnover battle and turn the ball over in your area of the field, you're going to have a hard time winning consistently. That was probably the biggest difference in t [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Comeback Falls Short In 42-39 Loss To Pitt Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Comeback Falls Short In 42-39 Loss To Pitt
49 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State falls to Pitt after coming back from a 28-7 deficit to eventually lose 42-39 on Saturday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Captains Announced For 2016-17 Season Penn State Hockey: Captains Announced For 2016-17 Season
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“David Goodwin has always been a highly intelligent player who has consistently generated offense on whatever line he has played on,” Gadowsky added. “Equally impressive is that David has worked extremely hard to improve his individual battles to become one of the team’s top performers in th [Read More]
Penn State Football: Opponent Preview: Pitt Penn State Football: Opponent Preview: Pitt
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking a look at what Pitt brings to the table during Week 2 and a big meeting with Penn State. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Davis Ready To Kick At Tricky Heinz Field Penn State Football: Davis Ready To Kick At Tricky Heinz Field
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I have heard that Heinz Field is a pretty hard place to kick, but I'm also from Chicago where it's super windy, so every summer I'm practicing with wind," Davis said. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Bowen And Cooper Come Into Focus To Sustain Linebacker Depth Penn State Football: Bowen And Cooper Come Into Focus To Sustain Linebacker Depth
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"We're very pleased with Manny," Franklin said on Tuesday. "He just continues to grow in every aspect of his life. Obviously with this question specific to football, I think his role is going to continue to grow as the season goes on and specifically this week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Schwan In And Givens Out? James Franklin Press Conference Recap Penn State Football: Schwan In And Givens Out? James Franklin Press Conference Recap
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin spoke with the media on Tuesday afternoon following Penn State's win over Kent State and just days away from the Nittany Lions' upcoming meeting against Pitt. Here are a few keys from the 30+ minute question and answer period including two key injury updates if you happen to read be [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference Penn State Football: Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Think of this as a press conference primer. With Pitt on the schedule this week it's safe to say that there won't be a shortage of questions about in-state recruiting, in-state rivalries and what it means to win against a longtime rival. [Read More]
Ben State Football: One Game Won't Change Balance Of Power, But A Series Can Ben State Football: One Game Won't Change Balance Of Power, But A Series Can
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking a look at how important the Pitt/Penn State game this week is to the balance of power in Pennsylvania [Read More]
Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Win Over Kent State Penn State Football: Handing Out The Grades Following Penn State's Win Over Kent State
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
One down and eleven more to go. Penn State took care of business on Saturday with a good and bad 33-13 victory over Kent State that had its fair share of shining moments coupled with the occasional miscue. [Read More]
Penn State Football: A Year After His Brother's Death, Shareef Miller Makes The Most Of Opportunity Penn State Football: A Year After His Brother's Death, Shareef Miller Makes The Most Of Opportunity
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"My brother, you know, he had a life in the streets." Miller says pausing ever so briefly, the kind of pause that doesn't come as the result of breath, but as the byproduct of emotions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Show Promise For Future Following Win Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Show Promise For Future Following Win
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“One of the things we have to do a better job of with the scrambling quarterbacks is it was either a sack or a scramble for a first down,” said Franklin. “So we got to do a better job with our rush lanes on the defensive side of the ball.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Win 33-13 Following Second Half Push Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Win 33-13 Following Second Half Push
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State looked like a program somewhere between where it was and where it wants to be on Saturday as the Nittany Lions worked their way to a 33-13 victory over Kent State. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Kent State Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Kent State
50 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
There might be a few bumps in the road this week as Penn State's offense hits the ground running, as fast as it can, but the Nittany Lions are the better team and unless something strange happens this shouldn't be a true test for Penn State. 34-3 seems like a safe bet. [Read More]
Penn State Finally Caves As Paterno Set To Be Honored
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Penn State Finally Caves As Paterno Set To Be Honored
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
In truth the Jerry Sandusky scandal will never leave Penn State and it never should. It's not as though you can simply let the passage of time erase horrible things. But if nothing else Penn State was seemingly rid of so much that had eroded at the inner most core of the very structure of the unive [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Gets 75/1 Odds To Win Heisman Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley Gets 75/1 Odds To Win Heisman
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The online sports book Bovada has added a Nittany Lion to the mix as sophomore running back Saquon Barkley was named one of 22 potential Heisman winners with 75/1 odds. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Named To East Stroudsburg Hall Of Fame Penn State Football: Franklin Named To East Stroudsburg Hall Of Fame
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
After a standout career as a quarterback, Penn State head coach James Franklin has been selected to the East Stroudsburg Athletic Hall of Fame as a member of the 2016 class. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittanyville Yet Another Sign Of Football's Return
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Penn State Football: Nittanyville Yet Another Sign Of Football's Return
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Nothing says Penn State football is back quite like tents outside of Beaver Stadium. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Likely Set For Situational Returns On Special Teams Penn State Football: Barkley Likely Set For Situational Returns On Special Teams
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Probably one of the more eyebrow raising moves of Penn State's offseason is looking less and less like something fans will need to get their heart checked over. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nobody, Not Even Franklin Has Answer To Season's Most Pressing Question Penn State Football: Nobody, Not Even Franklin Has Answer To Season's Most Pressing Question
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If the past several seasons have been a reminder of anything for Penn State fans, it's the value of a good offensive line. With a good one you can do just about anything, without one and all the schemes in the world won't save you. [Read More]
James Franklin Press Conference Notes: Bowers Out For Season, Givens A Name To Watch James Franklin Press Conference Notes: Bowers Out For Season, Givens A Name To Watch
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin met with the media on Tuesday afternoon to talk Week 1 of the season and the Nittany Lions' upcoming contest against Kent State to kickoff the 2016-17 campaign. Here are some of the key takeaways. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference Penn State Football: Five Questions Heading Into James Franklin's Weekly Press Conference
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Every Tuesday morning reporters covering Penn State football will prepare for James Franklin's weekly press conference slated to take place around 12:30 inside Beaver Stadium. With that in mind, here is a new series that will address five hot topic items facing Franklin and the program each week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Williams Set To Join Radio Broadcast Penn State Football: Williams Set To Join Radio Broadcast
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A familiar name will be joining the Penn State radio broadcast team. [Read More]
Ben State Football: No James Franklin Isn't On The Hot Seat Ben State Football: No James Franklin Isn't On The Hot Seat
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Getting the question out of the way early, no James Franklin isn't on the hot seat [Read More]
Penn State Football: Take A Breath, It All Starts Next Week Penn State Football: Take A Breath, It All Starts Next Week
51 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Somewhere in State College on Friday night a group of the in-town beat writers that cover Penn State will get together for one final moment before the offseason ends and Week 1 begins. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Radio Show Brings No Surprises As Season Unofficially Begins Penn State Football: Franklin Radio Show Brings No Surprises As Season Unofficially Begins
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Just a few ticks past 6:00 PM on a Thursday evening James Franklin sat almost entirely alone in the back left corner of the room as fans continued to file in for the first radio show of the year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Added To Lombardi Award Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Added To Lombardi Award Watch List
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
You may have heard but everyone is jumping on the Saquon Barkley bandwagon as the sophomore running back was added to one final watch list on Thursday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Three Freshmen Green Lit For Early Contributions Penn State Football: Three Freshmen Green Lit For Early Contributions
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the first game of the season just over a week away, at least three Penn State true freshmen could get their taste of college football against Kent State according to coach James Franklin. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Trace McSorley Named Starter Penn State Football: Trace McSorley Named Starter
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
James Franklin confirmed on Wednesday evening what many have suspected for weeks, Trace McSorley will be Penn State's starting quarterback this season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Will Look Better But That May Not Impact Win Total Just Yet Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Will Look Better But That May Not Impact Win Total Just Yet
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
To be perfectly honest nobody really knows what Penn State is going to look like this year. But here is a guess. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Name Captains For 2016 Season Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Name Captains For 2016 Season
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State sits just days away from the first week of the 2016 football season the Nittany Lions officially announced team captains on Tuesday evening. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Best Case And Worst Case For Each Game Penn State Football: Best Case And Worst Case For Each Game
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A lot can happen in 12 games. Heartbreak, upsets, unexpected heroes and moments that can transcend the season and be remembered for years. That's what makes every season so unique, and so much fun to look forward to. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Things To Know If You're New In Town Penn State Football: Five Things To Know If You're New In Town
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
While we could spend all day talking about the minor details and information that you should know heading into Penn State's 2016-17 season, here are five things you really ought to know in order to hold your own at the dining commons. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pitt Game Sells Out As Season Closes In Penn State Football: Pitt Game Sells Out As Season Closes In
52 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Perhaps a foregone conclusion months ago but Penn State and Pitt will play in front of a sellout Heinz Field crowd the Panthers announced this week. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Dawes Hired As Director Of Operations Penn State Hockey: Dawes Hired As Director Of Operations
53 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey has hired Alex Dawes to take over the role of Director of Hockey Operations the program announced on Thursday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Offensive Line Coming Into Focus As Camp Continues Penn State Football: Offensive Line Coming Into Focus As Camp Continues
53 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Between a new offense designed to help support a struggling line and more talent and experience along that front there seems little doubt Penn State will be a better team in the trenches this year. How much better might make or break the season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Massachusetts' Top Prospect Commits To Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Massachusetts' Top Prospect Commits To Nittany Lions
53 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State's 2017 recruiting class quickly reaching capacity, the focus has slowly started to shift toward the 2018 haul and four-star tight end Patrick Freiermuth added his name to the commitment list early Tuesday morning. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Training Camp Mailbag, Ohio State, Running Backs And More Penn State Football: Training Camp Mailbag, Ohio State, Running Backs And More
53 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State entering the second full week of practice the season is only getting closer and closer. With that in mind here are a few questions you had about the team and the program at large. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Another Offensive Weapon To 2017 Class Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Another Offensive Weapon To 2017 Class
53 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State continued its offensive on the recruiting trail this weekend as three-star wideout and Indiana native Mac Hippenhammer committed to James Franklin and his staff. The 2017 prospect choose the Nittany Lions over Iowa and Michigan State among several other schools. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Insists That QB Race Is Close As Practice Continues Penn State Football: Franklin Insists That QB Race Is Close As Practice Continues
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Tommy Stevens ripped a pass across the middle of the field to a receiver darting though coverage on a muggy afternoon inside Holuba Hall on Wednesday as the Nittany Lions avoided a torrential downpour outside. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: All Sports Museum To Host Olympic Watch Parties Penn State Athletics: All Sports Museum To Host Olympic Watch Parties
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Want to watch some former Nittany Lions go up against some of the best in the world for an Olympic medal? The Penn State All Sports Museum will host three viewing parties for key olympic events this weekend and early next week so you can do just that. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Drops Jaws During Lions Den Drill
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Penn State Football: Barkley Drops Jaws During Lions Den Drill
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Lions Den has always been something to see, but with Saquon Barkley dancing around four different players trying to tackle him, it's safe to say this is a moment few will forget anytime soon. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Timing Doesn't Matter Much In Naming Starting Quarterback Penn State Football: Timing Doesn't Matter Much In Naming Starting Quarterback
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I think Trace, like I mentioned before, has done some really nice things. But I think Tommy also has shown a tremendous ability as well. Mentally, Trace was a little bit ahead of Tommy during spring, but Tommy has had the opportunity to close that gap. So I don't think it will be in the first wee [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Size With Sunday Commitment Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Size With Sunday Commitment
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State continues to roll on the recruiting trail adding a 325-pound offensive lineman to the fold on Sunday [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions With Big Addition To 2018 Class Penn State Football: Nittany Lions With Big Addition To 2018 Class
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State continued its recruiting roll on Saturday with another commitment, this one to the 2018 class. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Versatility At Linebacker Despite Depth Issues Penn State Football: Versatility At Linebacker Despite Depth Issues
54 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football, for all of the changes and decades of games that have been played, is objectively one of the best programs when it comes to producing top tier linebackers. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley, Sanders And Polk A Big Risk-Reward Return Unit
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Penn State Football: Barkley, Sanders And Polk A Big Risk-Reward Return Unit
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley returning kicks? James Franklin quietly floated the idea at Big Ten media days in Chicago and then again Thursday at Penn State's own media day event. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Something Special In The Making As Personality Grows Penn State Football: Barkley Something Special In The Making As Personality Grows
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Saquon Barkley already had a following by the time he hit the field at media day on Thursday afternoon. At least three reporters had spotted him working his way down the Beaver Stadium tunnel among his teammates. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Media Day Notebook Penn State Football: Media Day Notebook
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Franklin was followed by offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead, special teams coach Charles Huff and defensive coordinator Brent Pry, all of whom had their own insight into the upcoming 2016-17 campaign. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Players React As New Locker Room Revealed
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Penn State Football: Players React As New Locker Room Revealed
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football starts training camp on Thursday afternoon and the Nittany Lions finally have a new locker room to call home. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: 22 Nittany Lions Set For Olympics, Schedules And More Penn State Athletics: 22 Nittany Lions Set For Olympics, Schedules And More
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you want to have a little extra pride on the line during this year's Olympics you're in luck as 22 current and former Nittany Lions are set to take part in the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio starting on Wednesday, Aug. 3, two days before the opening ceremonies. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Breneman Headed To UMass For One Final Shot At Football Penn State Football: Breneman Headed To UMass For One Final Shot At Football
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Adam Breneman isn't ready to let his football career go just yet, announcing on Tuesday night that he will play for the University of Massachusetts. [Read More]
Penn State Football: AP Names Penn State No. 12 Program All-Time Penn State Football: AP Names Penn State No. 12 Program All-Time
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Associated Press has been ranking the best teams in all of college football for over 80 years. In fact, there have been 1,103 polls in total to mark the passage of time since 1936. Out of the 165 schools just 44 have been ranked in the coveted No. 1 spot. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Storylines Heading Into Camp Penn State Football: Five Storylines Heading Into Camp
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State starts training camp this Thursday, officially ending the offseason and turning the long wait of the summer into the days and weeks that will help shape the Nittany Lions' 2016 season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Linebacker Brailyn Franklin Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Linebacker Brailyn Franklin
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Franklin is a three-star prospect out of Haymarket, Va., and the 13th member of the Nittany Lion Class of 2017. [Read More]
Penn State Football: McSorley Ready For Next Step, Even If That Means Less Hitting Penn State Football: McSorley Ready For Next Step, Even If That Means Less Hitting
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"That was just kind of one of the first things I fell in love with in football in general was the contact." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Maryland's Top Receiver Tabs Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Maryland's Top Receiver Tabs Nittany Lions
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
After nearly three months without a commitment on the recruiting trail, Penn State's momentum appears to be back in full swing as the Nittany Lions landed three-star receiver Cameron Sullivan-Brown on Friday. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Early On Freshmen Seem To Pass Eye Test Penn State Basketball: Early On Freshmen Seem To Pass Eye Test
55 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Does it lead anywhere in 2016? That remains to be seen, but nobody is holding back when it comes to praising the potential this team has. Even if it's still maybe a year from actually reaching it. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: New Series Gives Fans Look Behind The Scenes
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Penn State Basketball: New Series Gives Fans Look Behind The Scenes
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball is giving fans a look behind the scenes as the program enters a new era in the program's history with a talented roster and a heralded freshman class making its way to campus. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Safety Derrek Pitts Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Safety Derrek Pitts
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State added yet another commitment on Wednesday as the recruiting surge continued, this time with an upset on the books as West Virginia safety Derrek Pitts verbally committed. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lion Announce Non Conference Schedule Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lion Announce Non Conference Schedule
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball finally has the finishing touches on the non conference schedule, the program announced the full slate of games late on Wednesday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Big Ten Media Days Video Roundup
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Penn State Football: Big Ten Media Days Video Roundup
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Big Ten media days coming to a close on Tuesday afternoon it's a chance to take a look back at all of the interviews and clips from the two day event. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ficken Signs With Jacksonville Jaguars Penn State Football: Ficken Signs With Jacksonville Jaguars
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Sam Ficken is finally in the NFL as the Jacksonville Jaguars announced his signing on Monday [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Takes Home Another Preseason Honor Penn State Football: Barkley Takes Home Another Preseason Honor
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Big Ten media days are underway and Penn State has at least one more honor to add to the preseason shelf. A select media panel chose this year’s 10-member preseason list of players to watch, including five representatives each from the East and West divisions. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Safety Jonathan Sutherland Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Land Safety Jonathan Sutherland
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football made it an even 10 commits for the 2017 recruiting haul and the second commitment of the week as Alexandria (Va.) Episcopal Academy four-star safety Jonathan Sutherland made the call on Sunday. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Will Reportedly Host Michigan State At The Palestra Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Will Reportedly Host Michigan State At The Palestra
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball will turn a home game into a neutral site contest this January as the Nittany Lions will reportedly host Michigan State at the Palestra in Philadelphia this season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Impressed By Miles Sanders Penn State Football: Barkley Impressed By Miles Sanders
56 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's safe to assume that Saquon Barkley isn't overly worried about losing his starting job to anyone, let alone a freshman. But it's also safe to assume that Barkley isn't taking any chances [Read More]
Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley, The Best Of What College Football Can Offer Penn State Football: Saquon Barkley, The Best Of What College Football Can Offer
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"When you look back on it, my life did change a lot." Barkley said as he dug through one of his pockets, taking out his phone and putting it on a table next to a Sugar Bowl trophy. [Read More]
Sandy Barbour Talks Beaver Stadium Renovations, Capacity Change And More Sandy Barbour Talks Beaver Stadium Renovations, Capacity Change And More
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"Whether it’s increased expenses or decreased revenues that we’re still trying to recoup, we’re about 15 million real dollars behind where we were five years ago, so whatever the incremental is with the Big Ten media rights money, that just helps us get back to whole." [Read More]
Penn State Football: Linebacker Faison-Walden Tabs Nittany Lions Penn State Football: Linebacker Faison-Walden Tabs Nittany Lions
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football's dry spell on the recruiting trail finally ended on Wednesday as North Carolina linebacker prospect Brelin Faison-Walden made his decision public at his announcement ceremony. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Duquesne Nov. 13 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Duquesne Nov. 13
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Duquesne will meet on the hardwood for the seventh consecutive season, the Nittany Lions will host The Dukes on Nov. 13 with a tip time still to be announced. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Moorhead Named To Fordham Athletic Hall Of Fame Penn State Football: Moorhead Named To Fordham Athletic Hall Of Fame
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead added another bit of prestige to his coaching resume as it was announced on Monday that Fordham University, Moorhead’s alma mater and where he most recently was head coach, will honor Moorhead in the school’s Athletic Hall Of Fame. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Sanders Should Be Ready For Week 1, But Should Penn State Play Him? Penn State Football: Sanders Should Be Ready For Week 1, But Should Penn State Play Him?
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
There's no good reason to think that Miles Sanders won't play this season. Let's get that out of the way right off the bat. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Watch Koa Farmer And Saquon Barkley Go Head To Head
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Penn State Football: Watch Koa Farmer And Saquon Barkley Go Head To Head
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A year's worth of fundraising efforts by the Penn State football team finally culminated on Saturday for the 14th annual Lift for Life event raising money to find a cure for kidney cancer. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Schwan Ready To Take Next Step Penn State Football: Schwan Ready To Take Next Step
57 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's 6-foot-6, 253 pound senior defensive end doesn't strike you as the kind of guy that would have a mustache tattooed to his finger. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Taylor And Jack Sign Contracts Overseas Penn State Basketball: Taylor And Jack Sign Contracts Overseas
58 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lions, Brandon Taylor and Donovon Jack have both signed contracts to play basketball overseas. Taylor with Greek squad PAOK, located in Thessaloniki, while Jack officially joined Great Britain’s Leicester City Riders Thursday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Award Watch List Penn State Football: Barkley Named To Doak Walker Award Watch List
58 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State sophomore running back Saquon Barkley is one of the best in the nation and the Doak Walker Award has taken notice, naming Barkley to its preseason watch list on Thursday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lion Freshmen Heights, Weights And Numbers Penn State Football: Nittany Lion Freshmen Heights, Weights And Numbers
58 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With preseason workouts just around the corner, Penn State released all of the need-to-know information about the newest Nittany Lions' heights, weights and numbers heading into camp. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Moorhead Role Simple, But Outcome No Small Thing Penn State Football: Moorhead Role Simple, But Outcome No Small Thing
58 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
StateCollege.com talked to Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead about what lies ahead [Read More]
Penn State Football: Jason Cabinda And Nyeem Wartman-White Named To Butkus Watch List Penn State Football: Jason Cabinda And Nyeem Wartman-White Named To Butkus Watch List
58 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Junior linebacker Jason Cabinda and senior Nyeem Wartman-White have both been named to the 2016 Butkus Award Watch List. The award, named in honor of legendary linebacker Dick Butkus, annually recognizes the nation’s top collegiate linebacker. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Shooting Forward Myles Dread First Commit Of 2018 Class Penn State Basketball: Shooting Forward Myles Dread First Commit Of 2018 Class
58 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State's staff on the road across the country this summer, the travel finally paid off as the Nittany Lions added D.C. shooting forward Myles Dread to the fold on Sunday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Outland Trophy Absence Isn't Really a Snub, But It Is Symbolic Penn State Football: Outland Trophy Absence Isn't Really a Snub, But It Is Symbolic
58 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
You shouldn't take preseason watch lists too seriously, but that doesn't mean you can't pay attention to what it means about Penn State football. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Bailey Professional Career Continues With Senators Penn State Hockey: Bailey Professional Career Continues With Senators
59 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State's all-time leading goal scorer is continuing his professional journey with the Ottawa Senators' AHL-affilliate the Binghamton Senators the club announced this week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Gesicki Named To Mackey Award Watch List Penn State Football: Gesicki Named To Mackey Award Watch List
59 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State junior tight end Mike Gesicki started off the second day of the preseason award watch list tsunami as he was named to the 2016 John Mackey Award list. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley, Godwin And Cabinda Headline Early Watch List Announcements Penn State Football: Barkley, Godwin And Cabinda Headline Early Watch List Announcements
59 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With football quickly racing toward the preseason phase of the calendar, the Maxwell and Bednarik awards announced their respective watch lists on Tuesday and three Nittany Lions are in their sights. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Public Ticket Sale Set For July 13 Penn State Football: Public Ticket Sale Set For July 13
60 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State football public single game ticket sales will begin on Wednesday, July 13 at 10 a.m. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Sure Things to Happen This Season Penn State Football: Five Sure Things to Happen This Season
60 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Five things that are almost sure to happen during the 2016 Penn State football season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set For Home-And-Home Series With Auburn Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set For Home-And-Home Series With Auburn
60 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State and Auburn will meet for the first time ever during the regular season with a home-and-home series starting in 2021. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Miskinis Added To Staff As Strength And Conditioning Coach Penn State Basketball: Miskinis Added To Staff As Strength And Conditioning Coach
60 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball has added Greg Miskinis to the staff as the program's strength and conditioning coach, Nittany Lion head coach Patrick Chambers announced late last week. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Three New Faces And Three Big Impacts Penn State Football: Three New Faces And Three Big Impacts
61 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State welcomes its freshman class to campus, here are three new faces that could become three new starters sooner rather than later. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Way Too Early Predictions From Around The Beat Penn State Football: Way Too Early Predictions From Around The Beat
61 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Here are some way-too-early predictions from just a handful of the beat writers covering Penn State football every single day. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pitt Game Ticket Prices Continue To Rise On Secondary Market Penn State Football: Pitt Game Ticket Prices Continue To Rise On Secondary Market
61 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The good news: If you want to get to a Penn State football game this fall ticket prices on the secondary market are continuing to drop. The bad news: If you want to see Penn State play Pitt, you're going to have to shell out the money in order to do so. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set To Unveil And Distribute 2016 Season Poster Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set To Unveil And Distribute 2016 Season Poster
61 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The poster is schedule to be unveiled Tuesday, June 21 and distributed at various locations in State College by members of the Penn State Football team. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Summer Mailbag, Temple Revenge, Offensive Line Improvements And More Penn State Football: Summer Mailbag, Temple Revenge, Offensive Line Improvements And More
61 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Answering some of your questions about Penn State football as the offseason drags along [Read More]
Penn State Baseball: Haley Signs With Tampa Bay Rays Penn State Baseball: Haley Signs With Tampa Bay Rays
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“We are very proud of them and excited they have the opportunity to do something they have always dreamed of,” said Penn State head coach Rob Cooper. “Penn State will always be home to them.” [Read More]
Penn State Golf: Follow Along As Former Nittany Lions TJ Howe And Kevin Foley Take On US Open Penn State Golf: Follow Along As Former Nittany Lions TJ Howe And Kevin Foley Take On US Open
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State fans might be rooting for the Jordan Spieths and Jason Days of the world, but if you want to see some former Nittany Lions give the US Open a run you have two chances to do so. [Read More]
Penn State Baseball: Anderson Signs Single-A Deal With Mariners Penn State Baseball: Anderson Signs Single-A Deal With Mariners
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
After being drafted by the Seattle Mariners Saturday, recent Penn State graduate Jack Anderson has signed with the organization and will be assigned to its Class-A Short Season affiliate in the Northwest League, the Everett Aquasox. [Read More]
Penn State Golf: Foley Added To US Open Field, Joins TJ Howe Penn State Golf: Foley Added To US Open Field, Joins TJ Howe
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Another Penn Stater will be giving it a shot at this week's US Open as Kevin Foley, a former member of the Penn State men's golf team, was added to the field for the 116th U.S. Open. He joins fellow Nittany Lion alum T.J. Howe, who earned a spot in the field through qualifying play. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ficken Working Out With Jaguars Penn State Football: Ficken Working Out With Jaguars
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State folk hero and kicker Sam Ficken is set to work out with the Jacksonville Jaguars according to reports. Ficken will work out for the team Tuesday and Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Loik And Varley Sign With European Teams Penn State Hockey: Loik And Varley Sign With European Teams
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State men’s hockey continues to find homes in the professional leagues as recent graduates Curtis Loik and Connor Varley have signed professional deals to play with European teams for the 2016-17 season. [Read More]
Penn State Baseball: Anderson And Haley Selected In MLB Draft Penn State Baseball: Anderson And Haley Selected In MLB Draft
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State baseball's successful season continued with more postseason news as junior third baseman Jim Haley and senior closer Jack Anderson became the first players drafted out of Penn State since 2012. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Kent State And Temple Kick Times Set Penn State Football: Kent State And Temple Kick Times Set
62 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Every Penn State football game has been televised the past 11 seasons and 275 of the last 277 contests overall have been on TV. Penn State will play at least one regular season night game for the 17th consecutive season. [Read More]
Penn State Baseball: Hagenman Takes Home All-American Honors Penn State Baseball: Hagenman Takes Home All-American Honors
63 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State freshman pitcher Justin Hagenman picked up another rookie honor this week as Collegiate Baseball named him to its 2016 NCAA Division I Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American team. The magazine announced their selections earlier this week. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Announce Out Of Conference Slate Penn State Hockey: Nittany Lions Announce Out Of Conference Slate
63 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's 2016-17 schedule is finally complete as the program announced its out of conference slate on Wednesday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Lasch Renovations Continue As Summer Goes Along Penn State Football: Lasch Renovations Continue As Summer Goes Along
63 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State football's home continues to get its offseason facelift as new lockers are slated for installation in the coming days and weeks according to the program's official Twitter account. [Read More]
Morett-Curtiss and Fayak Elected to Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame Morett-Curtiss and Fayak Elected to Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame
63 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I am obviously honored to have been selected to the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame - and am so thankful for the many coaches and teammates who taught and helped me throughout my career," said Fayak. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Five Years Later The Buzz Is Here Penn State Basketball: Five Years Later The Buzz Is Here
63 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“It’s exciting to know that we’re going to face these challenges earlier and maybe get these guys a little bit further along by the time January comes around.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Clifford Elite 11 Finalist, Headed To 'The Opening' Penn State Football: Clifford Elite 11 Finalist, Headed To 'The Opening'
63 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State quarterback commit Sean Clifford took one more step towards being one of the best signal callers in the 2017 class as he was named an Elite 11 finalist on Monday [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Big Ten Conference Slate Features Opening Series Against Michigan Penn State Hockey: Big Ten Conference Slate Features Opening Series Against Michigan
63 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State hockey's 2016-17 schedule came a bit more into focus on Thursday as the Big Ten announced its conference slate. The Nittany Lions will open league play Thursday-Friday, Dec. 1-2 by welcoming defending Big Ten champion Michigan to Pegula Ice Arena. [Read More]
Penn State Football: 100 Days Till Pitt Penn State Football: 100 Days Till Pitt
64 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For Narduzzi it's a tangible opportunity to prove that Pitt isn't the butt of the joke so many make it out to be. That while the Panthers' schedule may never be full of the Big Ten's best, that Pitt continues to be a viable option for some the best recruits in the region. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set For 20th Anniversary CvC Golf Tournament Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set For 20th Anniversary CvC Golf Tournament
64 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball will take part in the highlight event of the offseason for the 20th straight year as fundraisers take to the Penn State golf courses on Thursday and Friday for the annual Coaches Versus Cancer Golf Tournament. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Dozier,Wisniewski and Collins On Hall of Fame Ballot Penn State Football: Dozier,Wisniewski and Collins On Hall of Fame Ballot
64 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
First-team All-Americans Kerry Collins, D.J. Dozier and Steve Wisniewski have been selected for the national ballot for the Hall of Fame's Class of 2017. [Read More]
Penn State Women's Lacrosse Finishes Season Ranked No. 4 Penn State Women's Lacrosse Finishes Season Ranked No. 4
64 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State women’s lacrosse was voted No. 4 in the final IWLCA poll on Tuesday afternoon following the conclusion of the NCAA Championship. [Read More]
Penn State, Baylor And Your Hometown Penn State, Baylor And Your Hometown
65 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Of all the lines, of all the horrible things in Pepper Hamilton's report on Baylor's intentional disregard and outright suppression of assault victims, there is one that rings the loudest. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set To Face George Washington Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set To Face George Washington
65 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball's already difficult non conference schedule isn't getting any easier as George Washington announced this week that the Colonials will host the Nittany Lions again this season as the home-and-home series continues. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set To Face Georgia Tech In Big Ten/ACC Challenge Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Set To Face Georgia Tech In Big Ten/ACC Challenge
65 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Penn State men’s basketball team will take on Georgia Tech in the annual Big Ten/ACC Challenge, ESPN announced Tuesday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pick 'Em Packages A New Season Ticket Option Penn State Football: Pick 'Em Packages A New Season Ticket Option
65 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you want some flexibility with your Penn State football season tickets there is a new option on the table starting this year. A Pick 'Em package starting at only $270 depending on seat location and selected games. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Reported Conference Tournament Changes Could Help Nittany Lions Penn State Hockey: Reported Conference Tournament Changes Could Help Nittany Lions
65 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
As Penn State hockey looks for its first ever postseason berth, a small but important change to the Big Ten conference tournament might just help the Nittany Lions' cause. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Do The Nittany Lions Need To Be Good For Barkley To Have Heisman Shot? Penn State Football: Do The Nittany Lions Need To Be Good For Barkley To Have Heisman Shot?
66 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It comes as no surprise to anyone that Saquon Barkley is good at football. In fact he's quite good, or as NBC announcer Gary Koch once said of a long Tiger Woods putt at TPC Sawgrass "Better than most!" [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pitt Game Scheduled For Noon Kick Penn State Football: Pitt Game Scheduled For Noon Kick
66 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The long-awaited restart to an old series will kick at noon on Sept 10 as the Nittany Lions travel to Pittsburgh to take on the Panthers in the second game of the 2016-17 season. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Season Tickets Sell Out Yet Again Penn State Hockey: Season Tickets Sell Out Yet Again
66 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With ninety-five percent of current season ticket holders renewing and the remaining tickets snatched up by those on the wait list, Penn State hockey continues to be one of the hottest tickets in town as season packages for the 2016-17 campaign have officially sold out. [Read More]
Penn State Football: University Named In Concussion Lawsuit Penn State Football: University Named In Concussion Lawsuit
66 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
According to multiple reports, at least one former Penn State football players have filed a class-action lawsuit against the university, the Big Ten conference, and the NCAA. The suit is the latest in a growing list of legal filings and debates surrounding concussions and athlete safety. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Student Ticket Sale Information Released Penn State Football: Student Ticket Sale Information Released
66 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The 2016 Penn State student football season ticket sale will begin on Monday, June 20 and run through Thursday, June 23. The senior class and graduate students open the annual sale on June 20 with the sale continuing through the freshmen ticket sale on June 23. [Read More]
Penn State Women's Lacrosse: Ticketing Info Released For Saturday NCAA Quarterfinal Penn State Women's Lacrosse: Ticketing Info Released For Saturday NCAA Quarterfinal
66 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The Nittany Lions are seeking their first trip to the NCAA Semifinals since 1999. Sunday's 14-13 overtime win at Florida was the team's first victory against the Gators on the road and set up Penn State's fourth quarterfinal appearance in five seasons. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Hackenberg Inks $4.66 Million Deal With Jets Penn State Football: Hackenberg Inks $4.66 Million Deal With Jets
66 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Penn State quarterback turned 51st overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft signed a four-year $4.66 million deal with the New York Jets on Thursday. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Homecoming Kick Set For Noon Penn State Football: Homecoming Kick Set For Noon
67 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The game time for the Penn State Football Homecoming contest against Maryland Oct. 8 is slated for noon. Television arrangements for the contest will be announced at a later date. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Season Already Not Short On Big Moments, Or Big Question Marks Penn State Football: Season Already Not Short On Big Moments, Or Big Question Marks
67 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Ohio State, Iowa and Michigan State all at home. Find a way to win two of those games, or have a chance in all three, those are moments you can point to as small signs of progress. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Iowa And Rutgers Added To Primetime Slate Penn State Football: Iowa And Rutgers Added To Primetime Slate
67 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Nittany Lions will host Iowa Nov. 5 and visit Rutgers Nov. 19 in primetime games to air on the Big Ten Network. Penn State’s Military Appreciation game against the Hawkeyes is slated to kick at 7:30 p.m., while the Nittany Lions visit the Scarlet Knights at 8 p.m. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add 7-Footer In Transfer Satchel Pierce Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Add 7-Footer In Transfer Satchel Pierce
67 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball will add another 7-footer to the roster as Virginia Tech transfer Satchel Pierce announced his transfer destination on Friday afternoon. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: 109 Student Athletes Set To Graduate This Weekend Penn State Athletics: 109 Student Athletes Set To Graduate This Weekend
67 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
A record-tying 109 Penn State student-athletes are scheduled to graduate during Commencement this weekend on the University Park campus. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Pitt Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions To Face Pitt
68 weeks 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]
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
68 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - 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. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Kamonte Carter Dismissed For Violation Of Team Rules Penn State Football: Kamonte Carter Dismissed For Violation Of Team Rules
68 weeks 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
68 weeks 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]
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
69 weeks 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]
Penn State Football: Carter And Kline Honored For Academic Achievement Penn State Football: Carter And Kline Honored For Academic Achievement
69 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Former Nittany Lions, Kyle Carter and Ben Kline were honored for their accomplishments in the classroom when they were named to the National Football Foundation’s 2016 Hampshire Honor Society [Read More]
Penn State Football: Take A Mic'd Up Listen To Blue White 2016
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Penn State Football: Take A Mic'd Up Listen To Blue White 2016
69 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Check out three behind the scenes videos of defensive coordinator Brent Pry, offensive line coach Matt Limegrover and quarterback Trace McSorley all wearing a mic during this year's proceedings. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Pitt Game Ticket Most Expensive On Nittany Lions' Schedule Penn State Football: Pitt Game Ticket Most Expensive On Nittany Lions' Schedule
69 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It has been a long time coming and ticket prices are starting to show it as tickets to see the Nittany Lions play Pitt are the most expensive on the secondary market as of late April. [Read More]
Penn State Football: In The End, Hackenberg And Gruden Feature The Final Chapter In Messy Saga  Penn State Football: In The End, Hackenberg And Gruden Feature The Final Chapter In Messy Saga
69 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Jon Gruden, former NFL coach turned charismatic analyst and quarterback guru for ESPN, tallked to Hackenberg on national TV about one of the more difficult to analyze careers in college football history. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Another Offensive Line Prospect In Miranda Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Add Another Offensive Line Prospect In Miranda
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The big guys keep on rolling in for Penn State as the Nittany Lions added Ohio native and offensive tackle Mike Miranda on Thursday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set New APR Record Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Set New APR Record
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The NCAA’s Academic Progress Rate (APR) announcement on Wednesday was another record breaker for the Penn State football program. [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Nittany Lions Continue To Succeed In Classroom Penn State Athletics: Nittany Lions Continue To Succeed In Classroom
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State athletics has had another above average year in the classroom according to the Academic Progress Rate (APR) data released today by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). [Read More]
Penn State Football: Blue White Game Rigged? That And More In The Mailbag Penn State Football: Blue White Game Rigged? That And More In The Mailbag
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Answering a few of your questions one last time as spring ball comes to a close. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Five Stats You May Have Missed From Blue White Weekend Penn State Football: Five Stats You May Have Missed From Blue White Weekend
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If nothing else it's something to talk about as the offseason truly beings and the weeks turn into months before training camp finally arrives in August. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Even In An Open Race, This Is McSorley's Job To Lose Penn State Football: Even In An Open Race, This Is McSorley's Job To Lose
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“I did a good job executing, taking what the defense gave me,” McSorley said. “That’s a credit to everyone else. The offensive line blocked tremendously today, the receivers did a great job of getting open and Mark (Allen) and Andre (Robinson) ran the ball real well.” [Read More]
Penn State Football: Andre Robinson And Mark Allen Impress As Running Back Depth Shines Penn State Football: Andre Robinson And Mark Allen Impress As Running Back Depth Shines
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For as much as a spring scrimmage is full of things that will mean nothing when the season finally rolls around months down the road, for many players it's one last shot to prove their worth heading into the summer. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Live Updates Stats And Notes From The Blue White Game Penn State Football: Live Updates Stats And Notes From The Blue White Game
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Welcome to the 2016 Blue White game where the weather is picture perfect in State College and the crowd has filed in to get a look at the latest edition of the Nittany Lions as they conclude spring practice. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Just Another Practice, But A Day To Remember Penn State Football: Just Another Practice, But A Day To Remember
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
But this practice is also a chance to remember something, not something you'll notice, they won't put it on the scoreboard and talk about it during halftime. It's unspoken and it's undefined in any concrete fashion. [Read More]
Penn State Football: What To Know And What To Watch For At Blue White 2016 Penn State Football: What To Know And What To Watch For At Blue White 2016
70 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With Penn State's annual spring scrimmage set to take place this Saturday it's always good to have a quick refresher course when it comes to the ins and outs of the Nittany Lion roster and storylines as spring ball comes to a close. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Special Teams Penn State Football: Position Preview: Special Teams
71 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The reinforcements are coming, and that might mean you'll be safe in row 15 from any shanks coming your way on fourth down. if nothing else that's an improvement even if it doesn't equate to more wins. [Read More]
Penn State Football: A New Offense Means A New Type Of Quarterback Penn State Football: A New Offense Means A New Type Of Quarterback
71 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A change in offensive style means a change in how Penn State fans will look at the quarterback position [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Secondary Penn State Football: Position Preview: Secondary
71 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking a look at the Nittany Lion secondary that returns a few old faces and will have to introduce a few new ones in 2016 [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Defensive Line Penn State Football: Position Preview: Defensive Line
71 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
There will be new faces in new roles along the Penn State defensive front this year, but that doesn't mean the unit will be taking a step back in 2016. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Autograph Session Details Released Penn State Football: Autograph Session Details Released
71 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - StateCollege.com Staff
The Blue-White autograph session slated for Saturday, April 16 will give fans the opportunity to get signatures from the Nittany Lion football team from 11:15 a.m. – 12:05 p.m. New this year, the Nittany Lions will be signing autographs at various Beaver Stadium gates. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Linebackers Penn State Football: Position Preview: Linebackers
71 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A look at the Penn State linebacker unit, which isn't too deep but is plenty talented if the Nittany Lions can stay healthy. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Tight End Penn State Football: Position Preview: Tight End
71 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Can Mike Gesicki make good on his talent and a wide open race at tight end? [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Offensive Line Penn State Football: Position Preview: Offensive Line
72 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
A look at one of the most talked about units when it comes to the success and failures of Penn State and the 2015 season [Read More]
Penn State Football: Barkley Shines In First Interview With Media Penn State Football: Barkley Shines In First Interview With Media
72 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
“I’m a little nervous, I’m not going to lie." Barkley said, a smile slowly working its way across his face. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Receivers  Penn State Football: Position Preview: Receivers
72 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking a look at a talent filled receiving corps as spring ball enters the final few practices. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Running Backs Penn State Football: Position Preview: Running Backs
72 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Taking a look at one of the most talent filled positions on the Nittany Lion roster [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Reportedly Set To Face Duke In Early Season Tournament Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Reportedly Set To Face Duke In Early Season Tournament
72 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State basketball will get a chance to face one of the nation's premiere programs as the Nittany Lions are reportedly set to face the Duke Blue Devils in the 2016 Hall-Of-Fame Tipoff Classic in Connecticut according to a CBS report. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Position Preview: Quarterbacks Penn State Football: Position Preview: Quarterbacks
72 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With the Blue White game quickly closing in, here is your chance to get up to speed with each position on both sides of the ball. Monday starts the series with a look at one of the biggest holes left to fill on the entire roster. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Tight Ends Coach Ricky Rhane Mic'd Up
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Penn State Football: Tight Ends Coach Ricky Rhane Mic'd Up
72 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
With spring practice halfway over and the annual Blue White game just a few weeks around the corner, Penn State is giving fans an behind the scenes look at the work taking place inside Holuba Hall. [Read More]
Penn State Football: It's Early But McSorley Still Leads In Quarterback Race Penn State Football: It's Early But McSorley Still Leads In Quarterback Race
73 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"The experience, reps, the fact that he’s been the No. 2 for a full year," Franklin said of McSorley. "You tell guys all the time, you've got to prepare like you’re the starter. But when you’re redshirting and you’re the No. 2 quarterback and could go in at any point, you prepare differe [Read More]
Penn State Football: Safeties Coach Tim Banks Mic'd Up
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Penn State Football: Safeties Coach Tim Banks Mic'd Up
73 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Take a look behind the scenes as Penn State mic'd up new safeties coach Tim Banks for a spring practice earlier this week. The Nittany Lions are quickly closing in on the annual Blue White game on April 16 to finish off the first set of practices for the 2016 season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Franklin Names Leadership Council Penn State Football: Franklin Names Leadership Council
73 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State has its latest leadership council as James Franklin announced the 2016 edition of the group which consists of 24 members of the Penn State football team [Read More]
Penn State Athletics: Nittany Lions Up To Sixth In Latest Learfield Cup Standings Penn State Athletics: Nittany Lions Up To Sixth In Latest Learfield Cup Standings
73 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Thank in large part to the Penn State wrestling team’s fifth NCAA Championship in the past six years, Penn State Athletics has moved up to No. 6 in the Learfield Directors’ Cup standings. The Nittany Lions are five points out of fifth place. [Read More]
Penn State Football: TV, Parking And Event Information Released For Blue White Weekend Penn State Football: TV, Parking And Event Information Released For Blue White Weekend
73 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Blue-White Game will be tape-delayed on the Big Ten Network with its debut at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 16. The game will also air Sunday, April 17 at 9:30 p.m. and at 7:30 a.m. and 10 p.m. Monday, April 18. The schedule is subject to change, check BTN.com. [Read More]
Penn State Football: If Nothing Else The Nittany Lions Seem Destined To Be Entertaining In 2016 Penn State Football: If Nothing Else The Nittany Lions Seem Destined To Be Entertaining In 2016
74 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Trace McSorley tucked the ball away and ran between the tackles for a short gain. When the whistle blew he and the entire offense ran to the line a few seconds later the ball was snapped and this time McSorley handed it off for a short gain up the right side of the field. [Read More]
Big Ten Athletics: Notre Dame Men's Hockey Set To Join Conference In 2017 Big Ten Athletics: Notre Dame Men's Hockey Set To Join Conference In 2017
74 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
If you missed your chance to see Penn State hockey host Notre Dame this past season, don't worry, because the Fighting Irish are coming back for good. [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: McAdam To Forego Senior Season Penn State Hockey: McAdam To Forego Senior Season
74 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It's good news and bad new for Penn State hockey as goaltender Eamon McAdam will forego his final season of eligibility, and become the second Nittany Lion in program history to sign an NHL contract. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Ficken Not Yet Giving Up On NFL Dream Penn State Football: Ficken Not Yet Giving Up On NFL Dream
74 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
"I'll do what I can control and keep going at it until I feel like there are guys out there better than me," Ficken said. "Until then I've got my goal in mind and I'm sticking with it." [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Skoff Signs Deal With Reading Royals Penn State Hockey: Skoff Signs Deal With Reading Royals
74 weeks ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
It didn't take long for at least one former Nittany Lion to find a home at the next level of their hockey career as former Penn State goalie Matthew Skoff has joined the Reading Royals of the ECHL, the club announced on Monday, on an Amateur Tryout agreement (ATO). [Read More]