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A person with knowledge of the situation says the Penn State
board of trustees will meet Wednesday afternoon to discuss whether
President Rodney Erickson had the authority to agree to
unprecedented NCAA sanctions against the football program without
first getting the board's approval.
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Penn State coach Bill O'Brien is stressing education and the opportunity to play in front of 108,000 fans every fall Saturday as he tries to convince his players not to transfer.
O'Brien in a conference call with reporters Tuesday said no current member of the team has indicated they will transfer following the NCAA sanctions imposed on Penn State. The penalties allow current...
If you're still a fan of Joe Paterno and Penn State and you love peach ice cream, you're in luck. Even better, your next purchase at Berky Creamery will go to a good cause. The on-campus creamery, which has been selling the flavor "Peachy Paterno" since 1987, will continue to sell the flavor named after the late head coach, according to The Associated Press. Furthermore...
Not wishing to make light of the Jerry Sandusky scandal and all the turmoil that is surrounding Penn State football but right now one thing has become abundantly clear from a Navy fans perspective. The Midshipmen may be one upset win away from a perfect season.
Penn State’s popular on-campus creamery is devoting sales of an ice cream flavor named for Joe Paterno to an organization that works with the issue of child sexual abuse. The university’s College of Agricultural Sciences said Monday it would donate sales of Peachy Paterno for the next year, but it hasn’t identified the recipient yet.
The flavor honors Paterno’s work on behalf...
<span style="font-family: "Times New Roman", "serif"; font-size: 12pt; line-height: 115%;">The Penn State players make their statement.
Will current Penn State coach Bill O’Brien change the team’s classic blue and white jerseys? (Credit: AP Photo/Scott A. Miller)
After the Freeh report gave the NCAA enough evidence to fine Penn State 60 million dollars, strip the team of scholarships and ban them from the post-season, it is shaping up to be a rough tenure for current coach Bill O’Brien. With current players...
After dictating the heaviest sanctions ever on an athletic program, NCAA President Mark Emmert said, “Our goal is not to be just punitive, but to...
Penn State coach Bill O'Brien says he doesn't anticipate losing the core of his team, despite the heavy sanctions the NCAA dropped on the Nittany Lions.
Joining his colleagues at Big Ten Media Day on Thursday, O'Brien said he and his players are ready to push hard against adversity. Penn State is facing plenty of that after the NCAA levied tough penalties on the program...
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The NCAA slammed Penn State with a $60 million dollar fine, a four-year postseason ban, and a significant loss in scholarships in the wake of the Jerry Sandusky scandal. This has led to the assumption the Nittany Lions will be gutted of talent over the next few months. Recruits with decent options will have little interest in not being able to play in a bowl...
Penn State commit Adam Breneman talks in-depth about his decision to remain loyal to Penn State and Coach Bill O'Brien.
Moody’s investor rating service said yesterday that it may have to cut its credit rating on Penn State University as the school deals with the fallout from the Jerry Sandusky child sexual-abuse case, the Joe Paterno cover-up and the NCAA and Big Ten sanctions handed down on the school’s college football team.
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2012 graduate Brennan Franklin gets late offer from Penn State; accepts it.
On January 7th, 2012 Penn State announced that Bill O’Brien (Former New England Patriots Offensive Coordinator) would take over duties as the Head Coach for Penn State Football. Bill O’Brien knew his plate would be full with a lot of raw meat, battling many challenges but was ready to take on any task which lied in front of him.
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After Penn State concluded spring...
On this episode of The Slant, host Brad Stein talks about the Penn State penalties, the British Open, and whether Oscar Pistorius should be allowed to compete in London with prosthetic legs.
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