Found July 10, 2013 on Overtime:
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 played in Ireland. There is not much history between the two programs. They met in 2002 where Penn State hosted UCF and beat the Golden Knights 27-24. The next meeting came in 2004 where Penn State played host and won again by the score of 37-13. This matchup does not excite me one bit. I was not expecting a premier game to be played overseas, as this is more likely about spreading the appeal of the game that is referred to as American Football to overseas. Notre Dame itself can be argued as a brand that can reach out globally. Also it helps that the school is nicknamed the Fighting Irish so that should get...

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...

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...

Report: Penn State's Ireland game could be confirmed soon

The long-awaited announcement to confirm Penn State will play a game in Ireland could just be days away, perhaps as early as Sunday. The Irish Times reported Tuesday that Croke Park will be hosting a game in 2014, mentioning that details are expected in the coming days. According to the report, Penn State and Central Florida will take part in that overseas game. Penn State and...

Penn State And UCF To Play In Ireland In 2014

Twitter/@CrokePark Last year, Notre Dame and Navy kicked off their college football campaigns with an overseas game in Dublin, Ireland. Next year, two more programs will be doing the same – Penn State and UCF. The Nittany Lions and Golden Knights will meet in Dublin at Croke Park, The Irish Times is reporting this morning. Last year’s matchup between the Irish and the Midshipmen...

“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.

Marshall finds prefect fit in Tempe

Following his decision to transfer out of the Nittany Lions’ basketball program, Penn State guard Jermaine Marshall considered several schools during the recruiting process. Ultimately, his visit to Tempe ten or so days ago was a tough act to follow and led him to today’s announcement that he will join the Sun Devils. Marshall is eligible to play immediately in the 2013-14 season.

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.

Marshall makes the call, transfers to ASU

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.

Projected First-Teamers: O-Line

In our ongoing Penn State position previews, we take a hard look at the key figures on Mac McWhorter's offensive front.

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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