Ben Berkman

Avatar Image
Author
Latest Posts
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
James Franklin Coaches Caravan
Coach James Franklin and his coaching staff will host a women's football clinic on May 16. Tickets range from $100 for non faculty or staff individuals to $25 for Penn State students.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
maxresdefault
Pat Chambers continued filling out his 2015 recruiting class Monday evening with the acquisition of 6-6 forward Deividas Zemgulis, a sharpshooter from Lithuania.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
951177
Three-star defensive back Ayron Monroe pledged his allegiance to the Nittany Lions this Saturday. Penn State's 2015 recruiting class ranks second in the nation.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
IMG_2632
Snappy's convenience store, located on the corner of College and Pugh, is set to close at the end of September due to high rent.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
1151358

Three star defensive end Jonathan Holland announced his intent to join the Nittany Lions on Saturday. Holland’s decision brings Penn State’s second nationally ranked 2015 recruiting class to 15 commits.

Posted about 3 months ago in about by
James Franklin Coaches Caravan
James Franklin was joined by Russ Rose and men's soccer coach Bob Warming on Thursday afternoon to kick off the annual Coaches Caravan.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
Abu Fofanah
After fleeing war-torn Sierra Leone, Abu Fofanah, the youngest of seven children, earned a full scholarship to Penn State. Inspired by personal experiences, he created his own t-shirt business, now known nationally, that sports motivational sayings.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
da-ot-study-lists-parent-apathy-among-risk-fac-001
Former Penn Stater and Pennsylvania Secretary of Education Gerald Zahorchak will speak on campus this Tuesday in a discussion hosted by the College of Education Student Council.
Posted about 3 months ago in about by
IMG_9223
As a thank you to staff and customers, Redifer Dining Commons will host its annual "Hollywood Nights" themed dinner this Thursday. The menu will feature lobster, prime ribs, and shrimp cocktail.
Posted about 4 months ago in about by
ddn021012spjeffers_1082739a
JUCO transfer guard Devin Foster will join the Penn State basketball team next season. Eligible immediately, the 6'1 lefty will look to fill the void opened from the departure of freshman point guard Graham Woodward.
Posted about 4 months ago in about by
photo by Steve Osborn
After a prolific career, fifth year point guard Tim Frazier was named as a first team member of the Senior CLASS Award, honoring achievement both on and off the court.
Posted about 4 months ago in about by
Bh6DSBNCUAAPM_X
Offensive Line Coach is auctioning himself off for the Penns Valley Youth Center. Starting at $500, bidders can purchase Coach Hand to make a weekend brunch for the winner and his or her family.
Posted about 4 months ago in about by
20040430berg
Paul Berg is Penn State's only Nobel Prize winning alumnus: in 1980, a result of his groundbreaking research in DNA and gene slicing, Berg was award chemistry's highest prize, along with two other professors.
Posted about 4 months ago in about by
Josh-Barajas

Penn State’s second-in-the-nation 2015 recruiting class picked up another big prospect Sunday afternoon as four-star linebacker Josh Barajas committed to join the Nittany Lions.

Posted about 4 months ago in about by
polk
James Franklin added another recruit to his 2015 class, three star receiver Brandon Polk. The junior class now ranks seventh in the country.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
Pat Chambers - B1G Tourney
Coach Patrick Chambers met with the media Monday to discuss CBI first-round opponent Hampton. Said Chambers, "we’re approaching this like we’re in the NCAA tournament."
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
BbAMYl0IMAAPNnS
After #dominating the 2014 recruiting class, James Franklin made headway in filling out his 2015 class as he received a commitment from four star wide receiver Juwan Johnson. His coach, Mark Maccarone, confirmed the report to Fight On State's (and our) Greg Pickel.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
D.J. Newbill
Junior guard D.J. Newbill was named to the All-Big Ten Second Team while his backcourt counterpart Tim Frazier earned all conference third team honors.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
1911620_10152893002040663_2074374317_n
In its regular season finale, the Penn State men's basketball team fell to Minnesota for the second time this season, 81-63. The Nittany Lions will get one last chance against the Golden Gophers on Thursday in the first round of the Big Ten tournament.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
Screen Shot 2014-03-05 at 3.19.15 AM
Penn State has a trove of prominent animals that rove its campus: the Nittany Lion, Sneezy the Squirrel, and the ducks in the Hintz Family Alumni Center pond are the most famous and the first that come to mind. But it's the oft overlooked Penn State horses whose existence here may be the most threatened.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
Bobby Chen
Men's hoops upset No. 22 Ohio State tonight, 65-63, sweeping the season series against the Buckeyes in dramatic fashion.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
Photo: Eric Weiss
The 2014 Blue-White football game will be held on April 12, at 1:30 p.m. To accompany James Franklin, Penn State returns 15 starters and 41 letterwinners.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
75986_10152881684515663_791525642_n
46 hours for dancers is undeniably tough, but many in the crowd -- who spend upwards of twenty hours on their feet -- are met with their own set of challenges. To pass the time, Atlas THON created some games, including a duck themed wedding.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
IMG_4272
Phi Kappa Theta fraternity has lined their letters with LED lights to shine the brightest throughout THON. Paired with dance team Whiplash, they have five dancers representing them in THON.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
1925326_10152881352930663_1861783536_n
THON's only a few hours old, but opinions are mixed on this year's Line Dance. We gathered student's first reactions.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
Michael-Robinson-Soap.final
Former Nittany Lion quarterback and current Super Bowl champion Michael Robinson will make a guest appearance on CBS Daytime's hit soap opera "The Young and the Restless." The episode will air March 13.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
D.J. Newbill
The men's hoops teamed traveled to Lincoln on Thursday night to battle Nebraska. Despite 17 points from both Tim Frazier and D.J. Newbill, the Lions were blown out, 80-67. The Lions received four technical fouls in the game, two of which led to Brandon Taylor's ejection.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
saquon-barkley-00de3ccca6ea7774
James Franklin added another four-star recruit to his 2015 recruiting class this afternoon. Four-star running back Saquon Barkley, originally a Rutgers commit, flipped to Penn State.
Posted about 5 months ago in about by
4947220927
I met with Ken Hickman, the director of the Penn State All-Sports Museum, to talk about documenting the past, present, and foreseeable future of Penn State athletics.
Posted about 6 months ago in about by
1392258199000-01-iubb0212
Despite trailing by twelve points with 3:27 remaining, the Penn State basketball team clawed back to an energizing 66-65 victory at Indiana. The win snaps a two game losing streak.

author
3759
no