Day: October 2, 2009

Lion In Wait: Penn State Versus Illinois

Lion In Wait is Onward State’s football column for Penn State conference games.  Published Friday at 5 P.M. before games featuring Big Ten opponents, LIW emphasizes the game from a fan perspective. The sky is not falling. This is simply what I needed to hear after last Saturday’s brutal loss to now 13th-ranked Iowa. As […]

Class of 2010 Introduces Blog for Seniors

For ease of communication regarding things like the Senior Class of 2010 Gift and other important matters, wouldn’t it be nice if there was a medium by which seniors could communicate?   Well, the Senior Class Gift Committee recently kicked off the Class of 2010 blog to fulfill that service. In blog post number one on the site, posted on September […]

Icers Season Opener Tonight Versus Towson

Chris Pronchik, a junior finance student, writes today on behalf of the Nittany Lion Icers. Sporting #9 on his jersey, Pronchik plays forward for the team. Having completed nearly a month of preseason, it’s finally time for us to lace up the skates tonight against Towson. With the loss of 12 seniors, the 2009-10 team […]

Coach Ed DeChellis Earns Three Year Extension

Men’s basketball head coach Ed Dechellis received a three-year contract extension today after coaching his team to an NIT championship six months ago. The 2008 media elected Big Ten coach of the year enters his seventh season with the Lions, and he holds a mediocre 84-103 overall. However, university athletic director Tim Curley could not […]