Posted February 29, 2012 on
Christian Hackenberg gave Penn State its quarterback early in the 2013 recruiting season when he gave a non-binding oral commitment Wednesday. The Fork Union (Va.) product told why he made the decision.

Penn State dismisses freshman DE Oakman (AP)

Penn State has dismissed freshman defensive end Shawn Oakman from the football team for a violation of team rules. The school announced the dismissal Tuesday night and did not give details. Oakman, a 6-foot-9, 270-pound defensive end from The Lansdowne, sat out last season as a redshirt.

AG: Ex-Penn State coach abused boys ages 8 to 17

A court filing Thursday by prosecutors in the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse case said his alleged victims ranged in age from 8 to 17, and that crimes involving eight of the boys occurred on the Penn State University campus.

PFT Live: Talkin NFL Combine with Devon Still

Penn State All-American DT Devon Still talks about his experience at the NFL Combine and how he was impacted by the controversy surrounding Penn State.

NFL Combine: Jack Crawford

Penn State defensive lineman Jack Crawford talked about his journey to the NFL Combine, his time at Penn State and more.

Oakman Dismissed From Team

Redshirt freshman defensive end has been kicked off the Penn State football team. No specific reason was given for the move.

Top-Seeded Lady Lions Head to Indianapolis for Big Ten Tournament

The No. 9/12 Penn State Lady Lions (23-5, 13-3) enter the Big Ten Tournament in Indianapolis as the top seed for the first time since the 2004 season and will begin their quest for their first Big Ten Tournament title since winning the first two tourneys in 1995 and 1996. Penn State opens the Big Ten Tournament on Friday at 6 p.m. against the winner of the No. 8 Minnesota-No. 9 Wisconsin...

Penn St. dumps DE Oakman for rules violation

Penn State has dismissed freshman defensive end Shawn Oakman from the football team for a violation of team rules.

Penn State At Purdue Wednesday

Penn State will do something it hasn't done in 40 years Wednesday when the Nittany Lions tip off against a surging Purdue in West Lafayette, Ind.

W. Gymnastics. Preview: Tar Heels Meet Penn State, Michigan in Tri-Meet

North Carolina will travel to State College, Pa. Friday to take on Penn State and Michigan in a tri-meet. This will be the first time this season the Heels will face either team, and will be the team's first meet on the road in four weeks. Last year, UNC lost to Penn State in Chapel Hill.
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