Author Steve Connelly
Penn State football’s tweet referenced a “suite” pregame, which probably means the team will be added to the suite facade that honors historic years of the program — potentially making it the first team since 2012 to earn the distinction.
Seth Nevills, the No. 10 ranked recruit in the nation according to FloWrestling, committed to Cael Sanderson’s 2018 class — becoming the fourth wrestler from nation’s top 10 to become a Nittany Lion.
12 Nittany Lions have been named to the opening day rosters of seven different NWSL. That tally is good for second among all schools with alumni in the league, behind North Carolina, and makes up almost half of the 25 former Big Ten players in the league.
Go Go Gadjet will be back performing a free concert on the HUB lawn at 8 p.m. on April 20 as part of PS i(heart)U Week.
Ohio State has a powerful batting order, but didn’t manage to do much against senior pitcher Marlaina Laubach. But its bats finally woke up in the second game and the deficit was too much for the Nittany Lions to overcome.
Everyone from offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead to quarterback Trace McSorley has taken notice of the start to spring ball that Johnson’s had as he arrives as the breakout name heading into the Blue-White Game.
James Franklin named 30 players to the team’s leadership council in the midst of spring ball on Tuesday — consisting of 21 seniors, four juniors, three sophomores, and two freshmen.
Former Penn State men’s basketball guard is becoming a South Florida Bull, according to Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports. He’ll be immediately eligible as a grad student for Brian Gregory in his first year coaching the AAC school after it went 7-23 during the 2016-17 slate.
“I’m just feeling fast,” Cabinda said. “I just felt like, if I had my weight down and I was playing fast, I wouldn’t really lose my physicality because physicality is a mindset really. It’s really going well. I really love the way I’m playing, how I’m moving.”
With the series moved to Eastern Michigan’s Varsity Field due to flooding in East Lansing, Michigan State (21-12, 5-4 Big Ten) battled back after dropping the first game of a Saturday doubleheader to take the final two games.
UPUA is teaming up with Nittany Greyhounds to focus on bettering mental health at Penn State by hosting some of the organization’s greyhounds for a BYOD (bring your own dogs) event outside the HUB on Monday, April 10 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Brandthumb and the Penn State Letterman’s Club are holding its Small Business Branding and Marketing Symposium on April 21 at the Lewis Katz Building that will feature a number of speakers.
Al Lord will not seek reelection to the Penn State Board of Trustees in its upcoming election following his controversial comments made in an email to The Chronicle of Higher Education, according to Patriot-News reporter Charles Thompson.
Sophomore defender Chris Sabia and freshman goalie Colby Kneese combined to take home three of the four Big Ten awards for the week after helping Penn State rise to the No. 1 ranking following the win over No. 5 Ohio State 9-4 on Sunday.
Penn State’s captains for the 2017 season were named last week — five months ahead of when the Nittany Lions announced their trio of leaders for last season.
Wrestling’s premier news outlet InterMat named Penn State’s Cael Sanderson Coach of the Year after leading his Nittany Lions to their sixth title in seven seasons.
The Women’s Basketball Coaches Association named Teniya Page an All-American honorable mention, making her only the second Penn State women’s basketball sophomore to garner the honor (Kelly Mazzante was first in 2002) after a stellar second season with the Lady Lions.
SPA announced on Monday that it will bring the “Saturday Night Live” cast members to Penn State on April 19.
Holocaust survivor Irene Weisberg Zisblatt will visit Penn State on Tuesday, April 4 to tell her experiences as an inmate in Auschwitz-Birkenau and part of Dr. Josef Mengele’s experiments.
The Hoosiers easily won the first of a three-game set, but senior Marlaina Laubach’s dominance in the circle and some clutch plays from newer starters allowed Penn State to come back and win the last two.
Saquon Barkley has already experienced the role of being Penn State’s breakout performer. He’s also experienced being the team’s face, the star that opponents game plan for most. In 2017, the junior hopes to take on a new role as a leader.
“As the judges and I deliberated, we all agreed that any one of the five candidates could serve as the Drum Major and be successful, but today Jack Frisbie excelled in all facets,” Gregory Drane, Blue Band Head Director said.
For the leader that she’s become, it was never a guarantee that she would become Penn State’s ace. Starting as a walk-on, it wasn’t even a sure thing that she would ever step into the circle for the Nittany Lions.
The Panthers managed to get out of a number of jams, conceding just one run despite seven hits from the Nittany Lions.
The Bryce Jordan Center announced that there will be an event from noon to 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 30 where students will have the opportunity to buy $1 tickets to three select shows at the BJC, courtesy of UPAC.
Coming into spring practice 19 pounds of muscle heavier, the sophomore running back has the opportunity to stand out in the coming weeks in a loaded backfield.
The Nittany Lions have brought in E.J. Barthel to lead the recruiting charge for James Franklin’s squad going forward, the former Temple Owls director of recruiting announced via Twitter on Friday.
With 13 NCAA titles in its history, Penn State’s most decorated team, and the nation’s most decorated fencing school, wrapped up the 2017 NCAA Fencing Championships with another top 10 finish.