Found November 07, 2012 on
Crystal Ball Run:
Penn State at No. 16 Nebraska (BCS rankings)
Saturday, 3:30 p.m., ABC, ESPN 2
Line: Nebraska -7.5
Nebraska looks to carry the Big Ten banner proudly in their second season in the conference as the postseason looms. The Huskers are the highest ranked team in the BCS standings (thanks to Ohio State's ineligibility), and look to keep the momentum going this week when Penn State comes to Lincoln, Nebraska for a Big Ten crossover match-up. Can Bill O'Brien and Penn State put together a game plan that can give them what would be a signature win for the new regime early on, or will Taylor Martinez and Nebraska's running game prove too much for Penn State's defense for a second straight season?
For Penn State to Win: Part of Penn State's success this season has come from starting fast on offense. The Nittany Lions have outscored their opponents in the first quarter by a combined 76-3, and getting off on the right foot against Nebraska is a must if Penn Stat...
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Somehow, some way, there's no letdown for Penn State away from Happy Valley.
Three Big Ten games away from home, three blowouts.
But after scoring big wins at Illinois, Iowa and plunging Purdue on the road, the surprising Nittany Lions will encounter their biggest road test of the season Saturday with a trip to No. 18 Nebraska.
''We've been playing well on the...
Up by 20 points, or down 20.
A preseason practice in an empty gym, or a Big Ten road game with title implications on the line.
No matter the situation, Penn State's enthusiasm doesn't seem to waver.
Confident and collected, the eighth-ranked Lady Lions are the preseason Big Ten favorites. Senior point guard Alex Bentley leads the way for a veteran team with the potential...
Two big names in college football history squaring off against each other with conference title hopes on the line. It doesn’t get much bigger than that.
This is another chance for members of this football team to play in a great atmosphere. Another chance for them to play on a national stage. Another chance to showcase Bill O’Brien’s team...
The former Penn State president accused of covering up reports of sexual molestation by retired assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky earned $2.5 million in severance last year, the school said Wednesday.
Graham Spanier's total taxable income was $3.3 million in 2011, the university said. That included $700,000 in salary, $83,000 in taxable benefits and the severance money...
It's year two of the Patrick Chambers era in Happy Valley and year one saw this team build a very solid foundation despite a last place finish in the Big Ten. That foundation is on the back of one of the best players in the conference, Tim Frazier.
Expecting miracles and a year in and year out contender in just two years at Penn State is asking a bit much, but if you believe...
Penn State football receivers coach gives an update on the true freshman who has been standing out on the Dirty Show.
In 1979 Penn State traveled to Nebraska, also then hoping to damper was what looking to be a great run.
The Penn State football team's QB thinks a fast start could neutralize Nebraska's home-field advantage when the two teams square off Saturday.
Penn State travels to Nebraska this weekend in what could be a very entertaining game. Penn State has played well on the road in conference play with dominating wins at Iowa, Illinois and Purdue but Nebraska will clearly be the stiffest test faced on the road this season.
It is time to reflect on the state of the football program with this week's edition of the Blue White...
Graham Spanier, the former president at Penn State appeared in court today facing charges from his alleged involvement in the Jerry Sandusky scandal. He didn't speak to the media. Spanier's attorney, Elizabeth Ainslie, spoke for the both of them on the charges:
“It is absolutely ridiculous. Dr. Spanier was never given a chance to speak to this grand...
Former Penn State President Graham Spanier is free on $125,000
unsecured bail after being arraigned on charges related to the
child sex abuse case of former assistant football coach Jerry
Mark Brennan and the Nitwits crew review Penn State's victory over Purdue and look to this week's road clash against Nebraska.
At 7-2, Nebraska begins prep for Penn State on Saturday.
Penn State has a freshman guard named Akosa Maduegbunam. The Nittany Lions tell you how to pronounce the name.