Posey has been elected to the Naismith Hall of Fame through the Early African American Pioneers Committee. The Hall of Fame is recognizing him as an “exceptional multisport athlete” and “the greatest African American basketball player of his time.” He’s the first person to be named to both the Basketball and the Baseball Hall of Fames.
Author Steve Connelly
Penn State is starting to find its groove as they start Big Ten play with back-to-back sweeps. Power hitting led the way to victory once again for the Nittany Lions as they took down Michigan State.
With an expertise on jail cell-like housing features, the Russians have called on Penn State to help design its new Gulag prison system.
Penn State kicked off its Big Ten slate strong with a commanding weekend performance in a 3-0 sweep of Rutgers to improve to 14-14.
Despite the loss of several key players this offseason, James Franklin feels that there is a lot to be positive about in the opening weeks of spring practice with a new offense.
He hasn’t even reached high school yet, but Penn State lacrosse commit Brennan O’Neill is the first of the 2020 recruiting class to commit to a Division-I school.
Penn State had a successful opening day with their three top seeds as well three other wrestlers notching spots in the NCAA Wrestling Championship quarters.
Penn State buried themselves early in the game, but managed to crack into the 20 point lead Northwestern had before whittling away in the final minutes of the contest to lose 71-61.
Penn State men’s basketball grabbed its third straight win after Shep Garner scored on the team’s final possession to win 56-55. The Nittany Lions are inching closer to a first round bye in the Big Ten Tournament.
Brianna Banks will play her final game at the BJC tonight. The senior guard transferred from UConn two seasons ago and is the leading veteran presence on this young Lady Lions team.
Courtney O’Bryan embodied everything THON was about. Her family honored Sean Cirroco with an award in her name.
State College bar band My Hero Zero rocks the THON stage once again with covers of classic hits from Blink-182, Brittany Spears, and many other artists.
THON is celebrating its tenth year in the BJC following its move from Rec Hall in 2007.
Less than two weeks after beating No. 22 Indiana at home, Penn State once again shocks a ranked opponent in the BJC as it takes down No. 4 Iowa 79-75.
State College product and former Nittany Lion star Amanda Dinunzio was given the opportunity of her career after being offered a contract to play with the U.S. National Field Hockey Team.
The wrestling team captured a share of the Big Ten regular season title, but men’s basketball lost big to Nebraska. The weekend featured a few losses but more impressive wins for Penn State athletics.
A wild opening minute of the fourth quarter saw Penn State men’s lacrosse close a three goal deficit on its way to defeating Hobart 17-12 at Holuba Hall.
The frequently used Holuba Hall is scheduled to get a turf replacement this year for an expected cost of $1.25 million.
Marc Lamont Hill visited Penn State to give a lecture as part of SPA’s Distinguished Speaker Series. The night was anything but ordinary in Alumni Hall with an open atmosphere creating a discussion among all in attendance.