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Penn State Is Rose Bowl Bound, Listen To Songs About Roses

Pinch yourself, because this isn’t a dream: Penn State is actually headed to the Rose Bowl. The Nittany Lions take on the Trojans in Pasadena January 2. This gives us about a month to soak it all in and revel in the Big Ten Championship title.  That also gives us a month to listen to songs exclusively about roses.

Is a playlist full of songs about roses a little ridiculous? Absolutely. But so was Penn State’s entire season, down to the last minutes of its turnaround against Wisconsin — and it’s not over yet. So here, enjoy a playlist about roses and fantasize about the second half of the Nittany Lions’ upcoming Rose Bowl:

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Sara Civian

Sara Civian is one of Onward State's three ridiculously good looking managing editors, a hockey writer at heart, and an Oxford comma Stan. She's a senior majoring in journalism, minoring in history, and living at Bill Pickle's Tap Room. Her favorite pastimes are telling people she's from Boston, watching the Bruins, and meticulously dissecting the My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album. She's seen Third Eye Blind live 14 times. If you really hate yourself, you can follow her at @SaraCivian or email her at [email protected]

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