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Penn State University, also known as University Park or Penn State main campus, is surrounded by the borough of State College, PA. Penn State is a member of the Big Ten Conference and was founded in 1855. PSU has grown into a world class learning and research institution. The Penn State campus covers 5,448 acres and is the epicenter for 40,500 PSU students, 3,000 faculty and 13,000 other employees. This Penn State page from StateCollege.com will be our hub for all things Nittany Lions.

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Penn State Lionettes Win Third Consecutive National Championship Penn State Lionettes Win Third Consecutive National Championship
10 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Katie Blitz
It was the first time at the competition that a team had won three consecutive championships. The team earned 9.615 points in the eight-team finals, beating out the University of Louisville by a mere .049 points. [Read More]
Lady Lions Hoops: Maggie Lucas Drafted By The WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury Lady Lions Hoops: Maggie Lucas Drafted By The WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury
12 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff, Zach Berger
With the 21st overall pick in the WNBA Draft, the Phoenix Mercury selected standout Lady Lions guard Maggie Lucas. She was projected as high as a late first round pick in some mock drafts, but Lucas fell to the middle of the second round on Monday night. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions' Clash With Buckeyes Set For 8 PM Kick Penn State Football: Nittany Lions' Clash With Buckeyes Set For 8 PM Kick
14 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
The Big Ten East Division clash between Penn State and Ohio State will kick at 8 p.m. and air on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2. The Nittany Lions and Buckeyes will be meeting in prime time for the sixth time in the past 10 seasons (2005, ’07, ’08, ’12, ’13, ‘14). [Read More]
Paterno Family Asks Judge to Force NCAA to Release Documents Paterno Family Asks Judge to Force NCAA to Release Documents
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Bauer
The plaintiffs say the NCAA has produced documents in at most four of the 30 instances in which documents have been requested. They contend that Emmert and Ray have not produced any documents. [Read More]

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