For the first time since 1997, Temple University men’s soccer defeated No. 25 Penn State (1-1-1) on Friday evening. On Penn State’s end, significant lack of communication, a weak grasp on basic skills, and increasing frustration all contributed to the upset. Temple’s ball control and defensive prowess got the best of Penn State and contributed to the victory.
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Rec Hall will host No. 21 Colorado and No. 2 Stanford this weekend. The No. 1 Nittany Lions play the Buffs on Friday night then face off with the Cardinal on Saturday at 8 p.m.
Two dual meets at the Bryce Jordan Center highlight Penn State wrestling’s regular season schedule, announced today by the program. The Lions will welcome Wisconsin to the near 16,000-seat arena on Dec. 13, and then Ohio State on Feb. 5.
No major legislation, but major visitors made last night’s UPUA meeting a little bit less mundane than most.
Penn State football features nine players from Maryland, 18 from New Jersey, and about 50 from central or eastern Pennsylvania. Obviously not all are Eagles fans or have connections to Philly, but a large portion of the team will play in friendly territory this weekend at Lincoln Financial Field.
There are a handful of places around campus that can be very useful to your everyday technology problems, study spot searches, or career needs. They are worth using and taking advantage of.
“My recruiting class is a very special class on and off the field, we’re a very tight knit group,” said Gesicki. “We hang out a lot, but the biggest thing is that we support each other.”
As Penn State football prepares to take on Temple this Saturday, we take a retrospective glimpse at the head-to-head history of the two proud Pennsylvania-based teams.
Penn State experienced a relatively low turnover rate from 2014 to 2015, but certain positions lost crucial starters to graduation or the NFL Draft. Player turnover is a natural phase in the college football ecosystem – as unfortunate as it may be, it’s simply unavoidable. Luckily for James Franklin and his staff, the draft bug was relatively kind to his roster, making way for what should be a smooth transition. Let’s take a look at some of the new faces taking on larger roles for Penn State in 2015.
Despite withdrawing from Google’s Lunar XPRIZE competition, there is little discouragement for the Lunar Lion program: the crew plans to be brushing moon dust off their equipment within the decade.
It’s no secret that Houston Texans Bill O’Brien boasts a rather, err, colorful vocabulary. Though his mother might disapprove of her son’s language choice, he seems to have found way to put it to good use. O’Brien implemented a “swear jar,” and vowed to make a donation to the Texans Foundation after his profanity use is added up.
Committee member applications are now available on our website, www.psustateofstate.com. Applications are due September 7 by 5 p.m.
Hackenberg again will begin his season at a neutral site, but he should feel comfortable handling the first game jitters.
The moment you have (admittedly) been waiting for has finally arrived.
The CGE will host a luncheon in front of Old Main on Labor Day from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to announce the campaign for unionization. According to the Facebook event, members of the CGE spent the summer talking to fellow grad students about the possibility of a union and they hope to answer questions and further the discussion at the event.
When it comes to swiping right, it turns out that Penn State females are right-swiped the twenty-third most out of any school. We’d say sorry to the guys for not making the list, but really doesn’t that mean we should apologize to the ladies?
It looks like redshirt freshman Bryanna Weiskircher is beginning to seize the reins as Penn State’s starting setter.
As part of the Penn State’s ongoing initiative to combat sexual violence, the university will be launching a climate survey to better understand students’ views, experience, and knowledge of resources available to them regarding sexual assault and sexual harassment. The hope is that the survey results will yield insight into certain areas — such as the prevalence of sexual violence, and whether or not alcohol plays a role.
The Paterno Legacy beers are selling quickly, to the tune of nearly one million cans in a week, according to ESPN.