Connor MacEachern scored the game-winning goal and set a program single-season record for power play goals scored, with his sixth of the season.
The Nittany Lions improve to just under .500 after strong second half against Northwestern.
Former Penn State basketball star Tim Frazier has reportedly found a new home in Cleveland for the time being.
For the fifth straight year, Penn State failed to reach the CHA Tournament's title match.
Homecoming's festivities will begin on Sunday, October 16, and culminate with the Nittany Lions’ clash against Minnesota at Beaver Stadium on Saturday, October 22.
Citing the active investigation, Penn State said it can't disclose the nature of the sorority's alleged misconduct.