Posted July 08, 2013 on
Following the surprising departure of guard Evan Gordon, the Sun Devil basketball team suddenly found itself with a depleted and inexperienced backcourt. Following the addition of JC transfer Shaquielle McKissic, ASU has landed Penn State’s Jermaine Marshall who was his team’s second leading scorer last season.

Sun Devils land highly-regarded transfer Marshall

This may be some exaggeration, but this feels like a big time victory for Herb Sendek and his coaching staff. Monday, ASU announced transfer guard Jermaine Marshall would be heading to the Sun Devils from Penn State. In the mix as well were North Carolina, Creighton, and Florida State. 

Sun Devils land former Penn State G Marshall

Former Penn State guard Jermaine Marshall is planning to transfer to Arizona State. Marshall, the Nittany Lions' second-leading scorer last season, announced in May that he was forgoing his final year of eligibility to pursue a professional career overseas. The 6-foot-4 guard is now headed to Arizona State instead, as long as he fulfills requirements to graduate this summer...

Guard Jermaine Marshall transfers from Penn State to Arizona State

Now-former Penn State guard Jermaine Marshall had been considering a career overseas, but will instead be transferring to Arizona State.

FSU Misses Out on Jermaine Marshall

Florida State’s summer of rejection continues.  Penn State transfer Jermaine Marshall visited Tallahassee and then decided he wanted to finish his final season of basketball out west when he picked Arizona State. Penn State transfer Jermaine Marshall has committed to Arizona State, per a source. Eligible immediately. — Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) July 8, 2013 Marshall, who...

Reports: UCF to face Penn State in Ireland in 2014

UCF will be traveling to Ireland in 2014 where they'll take on Penn State, according to multiple reports. An official announcement is expected Sunday. The game will take place at 82,300-seat Croke Park in Dublin. The current head coaches at both programs -- George O'Leary (UCF) and Bill O'Brien -- have Irish bloodlines. It will mark the fourth meeting between the schools...

Arizona State lands high-scoring transfer from Penn State

All-Pac-12 point guard Jahii Carson is about to get a new running mate in Arizona State's backcourt. Jermaine Marshall, who averaged a team-leading 15.3 points per game last season for Penn State, has signed a letter of intent with ASU and will be immediately eligible if he completes his undergraduate course work in August, as expected. The Sun Devils have an opening at shooting...

Court hearing set for Penn State ex-administrators

A long-delayed preliminary hearing for three former Penn State administrators accused of covering up sex abuse complaints against ex-assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been scheduled for this month. A Harrisburg judge announced Tuesday a three-day hearing for Graham Spanier (SPAN'-yer), Gary Schultz and Tim Curley will begin July 29. The three men deny accusations...

Penn State and UCF to play in Ireland in 2014

What has been discussed about for a little while will officially be announced on Sunday (per the Orlando Sentinel) as Penn State will play UCF in Ireland. It will mark the next collegiate football game played over in Ireland since Notre Dame took on Navy back during last season where the Fighting Irish won 50-10. There have been five college football games in total that have been...

“Joe Paterno Cloud” Spotted in Happy Valley… Do You See It?

Obviously, I’ll start this out by saying that I realize that anything written with the words “Penn State” or “Joe Paterno” is going to draw criticism due to the controversy regarding Jerry Sandusky. Work with me here, though. This one isn’t about the scandal. It’s more of an… interesting phenomenon. posted an article about a “Must-see” image that...

Report: Penn State and UCF to collide in Dublin during 2014 season

The Penn State Nittany Lions and UCF Knights will be heading overseas during the 2014 season in Dublin, Ireland. Should be fun.

The Opening: Troy Vincent Review

BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Four-star cornerback Troy Vincent Jr., who is committed to Penn State last month, performed at The Opening and FOXSportsNEXT takes a look at how he did at the three-day event.

OSU's Greatest Wins: Penn State counts down the days to the Big Ten football media days by recounting Ohio State's greatest wins against their Big Ten foes. We begin with Penn State.

Commitment Impact: Antoine White

The 13th member of Penn State's 2014 recruiting class, Millville (N.J.) High's Antoine White, made his decision last week. FOXSportsNEXT takes a look at how he fits into the class.
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