Boy, D.J. Newbill is something, isn’t he? In front of a home crowd that made its presence felt late in the game, Newbill put up 29 points to lead all scorers, while posting five rebounds, five assists, and one steal in a 78-72 victory over Akron at the Bryce Jordan Center.
The Lady Lions fell to 1-3 after falling in a back-and-forth game against St. Bonaventure on Tuesday night, 56-54. Sierra Moore led Penn State in scoring with 15 points, tying her previous career-high. Lindsey Spann added another 13 points and five assists in the last-second loss.
Andrew Wolverton put in one of the most remarkable goalkeeping performances you’ll ever see. However, a late blunder and a sputtering Penn State attack sent the Lions home.
Penn State (4-1) was able to outlast a second half push from USC (2-3) in today’s fifth-place matchup in the Charleston Classic, 62-59, despite leading by as much as 13 points early on.
The Penn State women’s soccer team is going to the Elite Eight after a 2-1 victory over Virginia Tech.
The women’s volleyball team won its 12th straight match on Saturday, a 3-0 win over Maryland.
Five third period goals capped off an 8-1 loss at the hands of the Wolverines Saturday night.
Morgan McIntosh’s late pin propelled the No. 5 Penn State wrestling team to a 24-12 win over No. 12 Pitt on Friday in Pittsburgh.