Author Steve Connelly
Gini Bramley’s two goals helped the Nittany Lions take the Big Ten Quarterfinal win over the Hoosiers.
Penn State finished up its season 14-2 and will play Indiana in the Big Ten Tournament quarterfinals live on BTN Thursday.
College Football Playoff chairman Kirby Hocutt explained the decision to place Penn State much higher than its AP and Coaches’ Poll counterparts.
The Diamond Lions unveiled their 2017 season schedule, headlined by a trip to face powerhouse TCU in the season opener.
The sophomore running back was named to the list of 18 for the award given to college football’s best player.
Barkley had a career day against the Boilermakers in a 62-24 win.
“I don’t want to say we’re a second half team because we’re trying to change that,” Franklin said. “We’ve done a better job of that recently, but today it helped coming in telling the guys ‘no worries, stick to the plan. We’re a second half team. We’re going to come out and make some adjustments.'”
Penn State capped off its Big Ten Regular Season Championship season with a number of players earning honors.
With the departure of many key players and starting the season off 1-2-1, Penn State has battled its way to a shot at the Big Ten Title.
Penn State men’s soccer forward Maloney scored three goals this past week in a draw against then No. 22 Akron and a win over Rutgers.
After the spectacular 60-yard touchdown return off the blocked field goal, Haley is named Big Ten Player of the Week by the Rose Bowl.
“My high school had a junior high tryout for field hockey,” Morett-Curtiss said. “I went to the tryout that day and I remember coming back home. I had my hockey stick and I had never really seen a hockey stick before. I remember running through the door and saying ‘I’m going to play field hockey.’ My dad said ‘what is it?’ I said ‘ I don’t know, but this is the stick you use to play it.'”
Finney earns the honor for the second time this season after posting shutouts against Pitt and No. 19 Michigan State.
Crouse was named the Player of the Week for the second time this season after scoring two goals in the games against Rutgers and Purdue.
Nickolette Driesse and Angela Widlacki have played important roles as seniors for Penn State soccere. They were honored Sunday at senior day against Purdue.
Robby Sagel scored his first goal of the season to push the Nittany Lions past Michigan State in an overtime thriller.
Penn State basketball plans to play with a new intensity on the offensive side of the ball this season.
Dayonn Harris’ first half goal pushed Penn State past Pitt for the Nittany Lions first win since defeating Wisconsin on September 23.
Penn State dominated Maryland on the road with two goals from defender Brittany Basinger. The Nittany Lions haven’t lost a game since September 2.
Penn State played the Hoosiers tough, but couldn’t find a goal to force overtime in a 1-0 loss.
Britt Basinger and Elizabeth Ball are each in their third season with the Nittany Lions and have integrated a number of young players into the back line this fall.