For our next contest we’re moving from photography to food. A gift certificate to Alto Italian Restaurant awaits the person who submits the best original Thanksgiving recipe. Turkey, side dishes, libations and—of course—dessert all qualify. If there’s an interesting family story behind the recipe, please tell us. Submit your recipe to Michele.Marchetti@statecollege.com by 9 a.m. Friday. (more info)
Grab a Brew
Otto's has moved down the street to the old Quaker Steak location. This Saturday stop over and enjoy a hand-crafted beer and meet Lew Bryson from 11 am to 3 pm. He will be there to sign copies of his completely revised "Pennsylvania Breweries-4th Edition". If you are looking for other bar events, check out our BarTour Section of StateCollege.com. You will find events, specials, ratings and customer reviews. (more)
The Unlikely Odds of 17.5 and Matt McGloin by Mike Poorman
What are the odds that Vegas, which has set Ohio State as a 17-1/2 point favorite against Penn State on Saturday, is wrong? Let’s ask Vegas. “We haven’t had a lot of action on that game,” says Jeff Stoneback, sports book manager for The Mirage. “Every time Penn State played a quality team this year they got beat by three touchdowns,” Stoneback said....read column
HFL Chairman "We Cannot Discriminate Against Students" by Adam Smeltz
Now that State College officials have effectively blocked an HFL Corporation redevelopment proposal for 254 E. Beaver Ave., the downtown-based company has no plans whatsoever for the property, HFL board Chairman Henry Sahakian told StateCollege.com. "If they don't want it, they don't need the tax money, that's fine with us," Sahakian said...read article
Penn State (6-3, 3-2) vs. Ohio State (8-1, 4-1)
When: Saturday, November 13, 2010
Where: Ohio Stadium (102,329)
Kickoff: 3:36 p.m. ET
Rosters: PSU/Ohio State
ABC/ESPN2 will nationally televise the contest with Sean McDonough, Matt Millen and
Heather Cox calling the action.
Ohio State leads the series,13-12. The home team has won 12 of the 17
meetings since the Nittany Lions began Big Ten play in 1993, but the
visiting team has won the last three contests. The Buckeyes won 24-7
last year in Beaver Stadium.
Ohio State leads the Big Ten and ranks third in the NCAA in total
defense (234.2 ypg) while also leading the league and ranking seventh
overall in scoring (42.0 ppg).
Saturday will be the 15th game in NCAA history between two FBS coaches with at least 200 career wins.
Which president issued the first "Veteran's Day Proclamation" in 1954?
A. Herbert Hoover
B. Franklin D. Roosevelt
C. Dwight D. Eisenhower
D. Harry S. Truman
Last week's answer:
Cake-What does The Cat in the Hat eat in the bathtub?