PSU news by
Penn State's student blog



Live Blog: No. 4 Penn State vs. Indiana

Greetings from Beaver Stadium, Nittany Lions fans! No. 4 Penn State will open its home Big Ten play this afternoon against Indiana. The Hoosiers enter this game 2-1 after a hard loss to open the season against Ohio State. We’ll have updates throughout tonight’s game on this page, including analysis, photos, tweets, and more. Here’s the media information you’ll need and here are our staff predictions.

Fourth Quarter

Third Quarter

3:22 — Tyler Davis hits the PAT to confirm Penn State’s 38-14 lead over the Hoosiers.

15:00 — The Hoosiers start the half at their own 25-yard line.

Second Quarter

:44 — Indiana picks up another touchdown late in the quarter on a pass from Peyton Ramsey to Simmie Cobbs, Jr.

6:16 — The Nittany Lions end their worst drive of the game so far, punting after a sack on Trace McSorley. The Hoosiers will take over at their own 9-yard line.

First Quarter

:41 — The kick is good! Penn State is up 28-0 in the last few seconds of the first quarter.


6:34 — That didn’t take long. Irvin Charles knocks it loose on Indiana’s punt return and Nick Scott takes it 13 yards to post Penn State’s third touchdown.

14:46 — This is Penn State’s first kickoff returned for a touchdown since Chaz Powell returned 95 yards to the house vs. Indiana State in 2011. It’s also Barkley’s first-ever kick returned for a touchdown.

15:00 — Indiana wins the coin toss and defers to the second half; Penn State will receive the kick.


About the Author

Elissa Hill

Elissa is a junior public relations major and the managing editor of Onward State. She is from Punxsutawney, PA [insert corny Bill Murray joke here] and considers herself an expert on all things ice cream. Send questions and comments via e-mail ([email protected]) and follow her on Twitter (@ElissaKHill) for more corny jokes.


More by Elissa

Penn State Approved For Medical Marijuana Clinical Research

“The research component of Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program sets it apart from the rest of the nation.”

Tim McGraw’s Brother Among Class Of 2018

Literal Dumpster Fire Lit Outside Sig Ep


Penn State Women’s Volleyball Releases 2018 Schedule

Russ Rose’s Nittany Lions won’t play a single home match in September, electing to test themselves against teams like Stanford and Oregon early in the season.

Penn State Hoops Alumnus Joonas Suotamo’s Journey To Becoming Chewbacca Featured On ESPN’s ‘E:60’

Evaluating Tony Carr’s Performance At The 2018 NBA Draft Combine

Penn State Hockey Commit Evan Bell Wins Clark Cup With USHL’s Fargo Force

Center Ludvig Larsson Transfers To Penn State Hockey From Merrimack

Student Life

10 Questions With 2019 Class Gift Director Tom Beeby

Tom Beeby will serve as the 2019 Class Gift Executive Director.

Career Services To Launch Integrated Career Management & Recruiting Platform

Penn State Esports Wins Tespa Collegiate Hearthstone Championship

Plans Submitted For New KFC In State College

Developers have submitted preliminary land development plans to build a new KFC restaurant at 1780 S. Atherton St. in State College.

Predicting Penn State’s 2018 Kickoff Times

As the Nittany Lions have ascended back into college football’s elite, they’ve taken the field at night more often in the past few years and avoided the dreaded early kickoff.

As Disciplinary Hearing Opens, Expert Says Baldwin Failed To Properly Represent Ex-Penn State Administrators

A Pennsylvania Disciplinary Board hearing began on Tuesday in Pittsburgh for former Penn State general counsel Cynthia Baldwin, who is accused of violating rules of professional conduct in her representation of former university administrators during the Jerry Sandusky investigation.

Be the first to know

  • Top posts and the best Penn State stories

Thank you for subscribing.

Something went wrong.

10 Questions With 2019 Class Gift Director Tom Beeby

Tom Beeby will serve as the 2019 Class Gift Executive Director.

Send this to a friend