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Six Penn State Football student-athletes have been selected to the 2011 All-Big Ten Teams in voting by the conference coaches and media. The Nittany Lions' contingent is led by senior defensive tackle Devon Still (Wilmington, Del.), who was selected the conference's Smith-Brown Defensive Lineman of the Year.

Still Big Ten's Defensive Player of the Year

Penn State defensive tackle Devon Still was honored by the Big Ten as the Nagurski-Woodson Defensive Player of the Year.

Hearings delayed for Penn State administrators

Court hearings have been delayed for two Penn State administrators charged with lying to a grand jury investigating child sex abuse allegations against former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky. Athletic director Tim Curley is on administrative leave, while Gary Schultz has retired as a vice president. They also each face a count of failing to report an allegation involving Sandusky...


Junior-eligible running back Brandon Beachum underwent surgery today on his broken left ankle, Penn State announced. Rehab will take four to six months, so there is a chance he could be ready for the 2012 season opener. However, he does not plan to play next fall, as he is on target to graduate next month after 3 1/2 years at Penn State. Beachum's injury occurred late in...

Penn St. names search panel to replace Paterno

A Penn State trustee and the head coach of the four-time defending national champion women's volleyball team are part of a six-person university committee that will lead the search for fired football coach Joe Paterno's replacement.

Penn State RB undergoes surgery on broken ankle

In November 2009, Brandon Beachum suffered a torn ACL that ultimately cost him his 2010 season. Two years later, an injury has cost the running back the remainder of his Penn State career. The Nittany Lions announced Monday that Beachum underwent surgery today for a broken left ankle suffered late in the loss to Wisconsin last…

Game Day Grades: Penn State

MADISON - Thought to be a four quarter game in the week of preparation, No.15 Wisconsin made it a one half game against No.20 Penn State, dominating the Nittany Lions in all three phases to earn a spot int he inaugural Big Ten championship game. Badger Nation publisher Benjamin Worgull gives the grades from the 45-7 victory.

Syracuse scandal different from Penn State

The scandals at Penn State and Syracuse are completely unrelated and inextricably linked, which isn't fair, writes Michael Rosenberg. Nobody is accusing Syracuse of a giant cover-up.

Penn State Travels To Boston College Wednesday

Penn State (5-2) will be looking for its fourth win in its last five Big Ten/ACC Challenge games when the Nittany Lions travel to Boston College (2-4) for a 7:15 p.m. tip Wednesday night on ESPNU.

College Basketball Matchup - Boston College Eagles Penn State Nittany Lions Odds Preview

Nov 30, 7:15 PM | Conte Forum Penn State Nittany Lions vs Boston College Eagles Odds 5-2TEAM RECORD2-4 Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Conte Forum Wednesday as host Boston College looks to handle the Penn State Nittany Lions in NCAAB action. The Nittany Lions will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 2-2 ATS against the number this season...

AP: Second Mile asks donors to give elsewhere

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) A charity for at-risk children founded by a former Penn State assistant football coach now charged with molesting boys has asked its donors to give their money to the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape instead.
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