Author: Austin Smith

Austin Smith is a sophomore broadcast journalism major. He grew up in New Jersey and is a writer for Onward State. He specializes in football, basketball, and eating Insomnia Cookies.

Todd McShay Now Rates Saquon Barkley As Top Draft Prospect

After being listed as the number two prospect last time, Barkley made a leap into Todd McShay’s top spot in the draft guru’s most recent big board.

Evaluating Penn State’s Performance In The East-West Shrine Game

Five Penn State players were selected to play in the annual East-West Shrine game. Here’s how they fared in their respective performances.

Lady Lions Upset No. 25 Rutgers 70-67 In Happy Valley

Teniya Page’s 34 points helped lift the Lady Lions to an upset victory over the Rutgers Scarlet Knights.

Former Penn State WR Chris Godwin Plays Hero For Buccaneers

Chris Godwin was the hero for Tampa Bay on Sunday, scoring the game-winner with just under 10 seconds remaining to defeat the New Orleans Saints.

Comparing Saquon Barkley’s Stats To Previous Heisman Winners

Saquon Barkley has been one of the most electrifying players at his position this season, possibly earning him a trip to New York City. As we reflect on his accomplished career, we compare his season to some of the all-time greats.

Five Ridiculous Mascots Penn State Will Face This Season

As men’s basketball gets ready to take on the Fighting Camels of Campbell, let’s take a look at some of the craziest mascots the Nittany Lions will face in a range of sports.

Heisman Watch: Saquon Barkley vs. Bryce Love

In a year dominated by running backs, the Heisman race has come down to two of the best at the position: Penn State’s Saquon Barkley and Stanford’s Bryce Love.