After a week of voting from five finalists, the Class Gift Committee revealed the three gifts the 2018 Class Gift will fund Wednesday afternoon in the HUB.
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To reach the top spot, which it hasn’t secured in 20 years, Penn State needs to surpass one more team — the Alabama Crimson Tide. Take a more in-depth look at each team’s schedule, and the path Penn State faces to No. 1.
“Over the last two days we have worked with ESPN to finalize a set location and are excited to announce the show will originate on the lawn of our iconic Old Main, which we think will make for a memorable setting for everyone who attends and the ESPN audience,” Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour said.
The Nittany Lions were most recently the AVCA Poll’s No. 1 in November of 2015. After a 17-1 start to the season, Penn State jumped Florida for the top spot.
Saquon Barkley is making appearances everywhere these days — end zones across the Big Ten, every news outlet from coast-to-coast, my dreams, and, apparently, pumpkin patches.
Julius, who left the program this summer after two seasons with the Nittany Lions, announced on Twitter that he’ll be at the White Out game against Michigan on Saturday.
“As far back as I can go, when I meet a Penn State player, of all the schools out there that I’ve covered, the Penn State player is the most consistent.”
For the first time since 2009, ESPN announced that it will bring College GameDay to Happy Valley on October 21 for the White Out game against Michigan.
Hardy was involved in a post-practice fight where he landed punches on a freshman who was eventually taken to the hospital, diagnosed with a concussion after having a seizure.
Forget 107k strong. The highest total in Beaver Stadium history came in 2002 with a mark of 110,753 against Nebraska. Is that possible to repeat? If Franklin has his way: absolutely.
Penn State is working to eliminate the amount of litter that is left behind at tailgates and help tailgaters better utilize the sorted bags for recycling and trash during the next few weeks of the season.
Brosnahan plays for Cox Mill High School in Concord, NC. According to his Hudl page, he averaged 44.4 yards per punt on 65 punts during his junior season. Kohl’s Kicking Camps rate him as the 75th best punter in the Class of 2018.
Curley, Graham Spanier, and Gary Schultz are all currently not in jail after serving (or in Spanier’s case appealing) their sentences on child endangerment charges from the Sandusky scandal.
ESPN’s College GameDay hasn’t “come to our city” since the Nittany Lions took on Iowa in 2009, but that eight-year wait should be over soon.
Big-time ice cream guy Rece Davis is all about stopping at the Creamery prior to the White Out game.
The Nittany Lions will face off with No. 17 Michigan in the primetime 7:30 p.m. slot Saturday, October 21 on ABC.
The Nittany Lions were profiled by ESPN, praised by Sports Illustrated, and proclaimed to be “back” by The Washington Post. They reached another milestone over the weekend — appearing in The Onion.
Halfway through the season, new contenders are making their names known to challenge Barkley, while some previous competitors had their stocks fall after losses.
Penn State’s defense has continually been successful this year, forcing turnovers and keeping opponents off the board. In a game where it needed a huge performance, the Nittany Lions delivered.
Ahead of this clash, here’s all the media and miscellaneous information you’ll need.
O’Brien mentioned during the summer that he wanted to sign Mauti after his former player went through workouts with the Texans in July.
Nittany Lions took home a pair of Big Ten Player of the Week nods for their performances in the cruise-control win over Indiana.
No. 4 Penn State did not have an issue cruising past Indiana Saturday afternoon in Beaver Stadium, but quarterback Trace McSorley faced heavy pressure in the pocket going up against the tenacious Hoosier defense.