Found October 21, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Michael Mauti
Despite the same  all-white uniforms, black shoes and white laces on Saturday, it certainly didn’t look the same Penn State football team that hadn’t won at Kinnick Stadium since 1999.News flash: It wasn’t.Under coach Bill O’Brien, these Nittany Lions (5-2, 3-0 Big Ten) are the same aggressor on defense that they’ve been for the past four decades, but now they add that same aggressive style on the offensive side of the ball. The result is yet another 500 total yard performance in the utter dismantling of the Iowa Hawkeyes (4-3, 2-1 Big Ten), 38-14 on Saturday night.Bill Belton was impressive on Saturday, finding the endzone three times for Penn State against the Hawkeyes.Behind a breakout performance from sophomore tailback Bill Belton, another steady performance from senior quarterback Matt McGloin and the same lock tight defense, the Lions won their fifth-straight game. Penn State controlled the clock all game and took advantage of a couple early Hawkeye turnovers to take a comman...

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