Penn State knew its road trip to Rutgers would be a test, but nobody could’ve predicted what was about to happen during the game. The Nittany Lions endured a long, testing night, but the team was able to prevail 2-0 despite peculiar circumstances.
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The 2015 season has been quite the rollercoaster ride offensively for Penn State, and after the unit’s inconsistent performance against an inferior Army team, it doesn’t look like we’ll be getting answers anytime soon.
James Franklin was grilled following Saturday’s ugly victory over Army, forced to answer for his team’s slow offense, John Donovan’s criticized play calling, and an overall lackluster performance against the 1-4 Black Knights.
Penn State’s three-game winning streak has certainly been fun to watch, but it’s taken a significant physical toll on the Nittany Lions, claiming a number of notable starters. Here are a few noteworthy players to keep an eye on as an injured Nittany Lions squad takes the field this afternoon.
It was the third consecutive match against a top-25 team for the Nittany Lions, and the tough schedule finally seemed to catch up. For the first time in 14 matches this year, Penn State lost. Despite the home team winning the first two sets, the Cornhuskers stormed back and took it in five sets.
The Penn State College Republicans announced the lineup for their fifth annual Truth Week, running from October 19-22.
When Penn State welcomes Army this Saturday for Military Appreciation Day, a former prominent board member and donor of The Second Mile who admitted to witnessing Jerry Sandusky shower with children will be honored in a special ceremony prior to kickoff.
Members of Penn State’s chapter of Phi Mu set up a charitable see-saw this morning in front of the Allen Street Gates to raise money for its beneficiary, the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.
James Franklin is known as an ace recruiter, and with Penn State’s 2016 recruiting class almost filled up, here’s 17 prospects you should know about for the 2017 class.
As part of the University “Kill The Cup” Challenge, the HUB Starbucks is giving away 2,000 free, reusable cups yesterday and today.
Three Penn State women’s soccer alums, including the first two Penn State World Cup champions, will be honored this Saturday at halftime of the football team’s home match against Army.
Founder of the clothing brand Johnny Cupcakes and entrepreneur Johnny “Cupcakes” Earle will speak at the downtown State Theatre on Tuesday, November 10 at 8 p.m.
“Nobody’s trying to either renovate Beaver or build a new stadium just to be doing it,” Athletic Director Sandy Barbour said. “There’s a recognized need. I’ve not run into anybody that doesn’t recognize that need.”
Penn State Police and Public Safety released the 2015 Annual Security and Fire Safety Report. The annual report outlines university crime statistics from the entirety of 2014, and this year’s report noted an increase in alcohol and marijuana-related incidents.
Offense was the missing piece for the Nittany Lions tonight as Penn State Men’s Soccer (4-3-2) fell to No. 19 Akron on the road.
UPUA’s tenth assembly met a little later than usual last night following the candlelight vigil held in honor of Tally Sepot, and covered two pieces of legislation while discussing a variety of topics including Movin’ On 2016 and student vigils.
San Diego State fans praised Penn Staters for their hospitality, calling the trip to Happy Valley the best road game experience they’ve ever had.
Anthony Zettel was playing with a heavy heart last Saturday against the San Diego State Aztecs, and his courageous efforts haven’t gone unnoticed.
The Joe Julius THON fundraiser has been stopped by the Penn State athletic program due to NCAA rules.
Earlier Wednesday morning, ESPN analyst Trent Dilfer called into the network’s morning program to voice his opinion on the quarterback, and the curious situation he’s currently in at Penn State.
Penn State’s defense once again finds itself among the nation’s best. Even without linebackers Nyeem Wartman-White and Mike Hull, Penn State’s defense is flourishing thanks to its elite defensive line play.
The Corner Room and The Student Bookstore are coming together to create “All American Friday,” a fundraising effort benefiting the Wounded Warrior Project.
A Pennsylvania Police report indicated that Vitalya Sepot and one other passenger were not wearing seat belts in Sunday’s fatal crash. The driver of the vehicle was cited with reckless driving.