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Day: August 18, 2017


Marissa Sheva Leads Penn State To 3-1 Win Over No. 8 BYU

Junior midfielder Marissa Sheva's two-goal performance propelled the Nittany Lions to a commanding victory Friday evening at Jeffrey Field.


Kaleigh Riehl Brings Comforting Presence To Penn State’s Defense

After taking a redshirt last season to represent the U.S. in the U-20 Women's World Cup, reliable sophomore Kaleigh Riehl is back in the starting lineup.


James Franklin’s Contract Extension By The Numbers

In 2019, Franklin's contract surges to $5,350,000 in guaranteed compensation ($2,650,000 paid by the school in base salary). He receives an additional $300,000 in base salary in each of the years for the remainder of the contract, which will max out at $6,250,000 (before potential bonuses) in 2022.


Yallah Opens New Location With Expanded Menu

Yallah Burrito Company is open now at the former location of Underground Burgers & Crepes, which moved down the street to the former location of The Melt Shack.


Penn State Board Of Trustees Unanimously Votes To Extend James Franklin’s Contract

At a reported $5.8 million a year, James Franklin will have the fourth-highest salary of college football coaches in the country.


Urban Meyer Admits Penn State Belonged In College Football Playoff

Ohio State's sixth-year head coach told ESPN's Chris Low Thursday he thought the Nittany Lions "absolutely belonged" in last year's four-team playoff field.

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