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Month: July 2014

Big Ten Media Days [Live Coverage]

We're at the Hilton Chicago for this year's Big Ten Media Days. Follow along with our live blog!

Ferguson Township Condominium Catches Fire After Being Struck by Lightning

A severe storm that passed through State College on Sunday evening left a path of fire and downed trees behind it. Crews from several local fire companies responded to a call that came into the Alpha Fire Company at 7:23 p.m. after a condominium at 3221 Shellers Road in Ferguson Township caught fire after being struck by lightning. The storm also knocked down trees at two intersections in downtown State College.

Halfway There: Alumnus Norman Horn Has Walked 1,800 Miles FTK

Norman Horn of Coast 2 Coast FTK began his journey in San Francisco on April 5 with the goal of walking 3,100 miles and raising $250,000 for THON. Three and a half months later, this ambitious alumnus has reached the halfway point.

Beaver Stadium Voted Country’s No. 10 Stadium in Experts’ Poll

National writers like Beaver Stadium more than Big Ten writers, it seems. Penn State football's home was ranked the tenth-best stadium in the country in an Athlon Sports poll of 15 national college football experts.

James Franklin To Be Featured All Over ESPN on July 30

James Franklin and his fellow Big Ten coaches aren't just getting national exposure at the Big Ten Media Days, which begin today -- Franklin will be given ESPN's "car wash" treatment on Wednesday, meaning he'll be featured on several of the network's shows throughout the day.

Who is Sandy Barbour, the New Penn State Athletic Director?

Who is Sandy Barbour? Here's a breakdown of the new athletic director's career to date.

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