Day: November 29, 2013

Penn State Knocks Off St. John’s in a Thriller in Brooklyn

Penn State (6-1) picked up its most impressive win so far this season, knocking off St. John's (4-2) in an absolute thriller in the Barclays Center Classic in Brooklyn.

Nittany Lions Hoping for Big Upset Against No. 15 Wisconsin

Penn State's roller coaster season comes to a close tomorrow afternoon against Wisconsin (9-2, 6-1) at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. The Badgers are almost certainly the second toughest opponent that Penn State (6-5, 3-4) has faced this season, trailing only National Title-contender Ohio State.

State College Grand Menorah Lighting Set for Monday

Penn State students and community members alike will gather on Sunday to celebrate the sixth night of Chanukah by lighting the State College grand menorah. It's the thirteenth annual public menorah lighting ceremony, but the first to be held in front of Old Main.

Staff Predictions: Penn State vs. Wisconsin

It’s almost time for the final football Saturday for the Penn State Nittany Lions (6-5, 3-4). The team will take on the No. 15 Wisconsin Badgers (9-2, 6-1) tomorrow afternoon at Camp Randall Stadium in Madison. The Badgers boast the fifth-best defense and the eighth-best running attack in the nation entering Saturday's regular season-ending matchup. Here are our staff predictions for tomorrow’s 3:30 p.m. kickoff.

Forty-four Years Later, Betsy Aardsma Ghost Stories Still Resonate

On November 29, 1969, 22-year-old Penn State student Betsy Aardsma was murdered in the stacks of Pattee Library. Exactly forty-four years later and the mystery has never been solved.