And the long string of dominance against Rutgers continues! Thanks to some late game heroics from Christian Hackenberg and Eugene Lewis, Penn State moved to 3-0 on the season with a 13-10 win over the Scarlet Knights.
All in all, yesterday was an eventful day for Dear Old State. And if you're on Twitter, yesterday was even more entertaining thanks to the unbridled happiness of Penn State fans contrasted with the bitterness from Ohio State and Pitt fans. Let's recap what happened yesterday through the lens of social media:
In a cool bit of news, Pittsburgh Penn Staters can now get their Creamery fix from an ice cream truck.
What a wild first weekend for Penn State sports. Out of the nine games played this weekend across the various sports, the Nittany Lions were victorious in each. Not a bad start to the school year, we'd say. Here's what went down this weekend:
Class of 2018, here are the best tweets from your first week of classes.
On August 13, Penn State made the switch to an all-digital signal which drastically improved the channel selection for students living on campus. Students will now have access to 95 HD channels, 120 SD channels, and 50 digital music channels thanks to the conversion.
In a recent CollegeMagazine.com ranking, Penn State Career Services was listed as the second best career services in the entire country.
Senior defenseman Patrick Koudys was named team captain for the 2014-15 season according to a team press release.
The Good Seed Baking Co.'s grand opening is June 27, but the doors have already opened so be sure to head over if you're in need of some gluten-free goodness.
According to Levels, rapper Lil Jon will be playing at the night club on July 16th at 10 PM.
According to his twitter, coach Herb Hand will be competing in an episode of 'Chopped.' What can't this man do?
If you weren’t aware that there’s a homeless/runaway shelter for teens in Centre County, you’re certainly not alone. The Burrowes Street Youth Haven, located on S. Burrowes, is easy to miss if you’re not paying close attention, as it appears more like a home than a shelter from the street. However, in its eight-year existence, the Haven has been able to help countless teens by providing residential care and counseling services.
Several legends have surrounded the west campus Obelisk in its mysterious 118 year existence.
Zach Saar's goal in the second OT period propelled Penn State past Michigan 2-1, and kept the Nittany Lion's season alive for another game.
So you're stuck in Pittsburgh over spring break? Here are 10 ways to make the most of your break in Pittsburgh:
It was another eventful weekend for Penn State sports as thirteen teams were in action, with seven picking up victories at one point or another this weekend.
James Franklin added yet another recruit to his 2015 recruiting class tonight. Andre Robinson, a four star running back out of Harrisburg, announced his commitment via Twitter.
Despite a third period comeback attempt, Penn State was unable to overcome a 4-0 deficit against No. 10 Michigan and dropped the second leg of the weekend series 5-2 after taking the first. Penn State moved to 2-2 on the season against Michigan this year, and dropped to 6-20-2 (2-11-1-0) on the year.
After Casey Bailey tied the game with five seconds left, David Goodwin beat Michigan goaltender Zach Nagelvoort on a 2-on-1 in OT to seal the 5-4 win for Penn State.
The paired organization of Delta Chi and Kappa Kappa Gamma has taken their THON presence to the next level.
If you've always wanted a shot to fix UPUA's inadequacies, here's your chance. From this Monday until the Friday before spring break, UPUA will be accepting registration for candidacy for the upcoming election on April 2nd.
UPUA has decided to organize a walk to Harrisburg in order to advocate for more state funding. The walk will start at 12:30 PM on March 30th, and will come to an end at 4 AM on April 1st in Harrisburg for a total of 114 miles walked.
The Nittany Lions, who already play neutral-site games in Pittsburgh and Philadelphia, have added an additional neutral-site game for next season. Penn State is now scheduled to play Cornell at Madison Square Garden in NYC as a part of The Frozen Apple.
Despite outshooting the Spartans 29-13, the Nittany Lions were unable to capitalize on multiple scoring chances and ended up dropping the game 2-1. The Nittany Lions fall to 5-19-2 on the year.
The fatigue was visible in most of the UPUA representatives' faces as the clock struck 1 a.m. in 314 HUB. Long UPUA meetings are nothing new, but this long? Those are something of legend, anomalies that are spoken about in hushed tones as legend of assemblies past.
At tonight's UPUA meeting, the assembly will tackle something that transcends pink elephant balloons or Movin' On ice cream socials: a complete assembly overhaul.
The Nittany Lions dropped their ninth straight last night to No. 10 Michigan by a score of 7-3, and it wasn't untimely penalties nor defensive mental lapses that ultimately led to their demise. Instead, the goaltending was shaky from start to finish, which prevented Penn State from ever tilting the momentum their way.
Penn State dropped both games this weekend against a strong Ohio State team (14-9-1), losing game one 5-1 and game two 5-2. The Nittany Lions are now 4-17-1 on the year.
Despite outplaying the number two team in the nation for the majority of the game, Penn State dropped its fifth straight game last night to Boston College 3-2. The Nittany Lions now move to 4-15-1 on the year, which probably makes them the best fifteen loss team in the country as Penn State is 3-7 in one goal games.
This morning, it was announced that Nittany Lion forward David Glen will miss this Saturday's game against no. 2 Boston College as well as next weekend's series against Ohio State to donate bone marrow to an anonymous recipient through the Be the Match program.