Found January 02, 2012 on
Nittany Lions Den:
Penn State offense can't keep pace, defense can't catch breath
Case Keenum passed for more yards than any other opposing quarterback Penn State has faced, and the Nittany Lions dropped their second straight bowl game. Houston jumped on top early and kept Penn State at arm's length for the entire game in a 30-14 decision.
Keenum passed for 532 yards and three touchdowns while completing 45 of his 609 pass attempts. Fifth-year senior Patrick Edwards was the go-to receiver, with 228 receiving yards and two touchdowns, including a wide-open 75-yard score after a Penn State defender slipped in coverage. Keenum and Edwards got things rolling early with a 40-yard score on the game's opening possession. Edwards' 75-yard reception gave Houston a little extra push late in the first half, as Penn State's offense struggled to do much of anything all day long.
Rob Bolden started under center for the Nittany Lions, and he had another rough outing. Bolden was intercept...
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New England offensive coordinator Bill O'Brien has emerged as the possible leading candidate to become the next head coach at Penn State.
I don't like it, for he has no connection to Penn State.
And more importantly, he does not have the track record to support what Penn State interim athletic director David Joyner says he is looking for in a head coach.
To quote Joyner...
Patriots offensive coordinator Bill O’Brien is suddenly getting a lot of buzz for possible coaching jobs. We mentioned him as a candidate in Kansas City earlier this week, but it sounds like he could end up going to college. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports O’Brien has emerged as a leading candidate, if not the leading candidate,…
We caught up with the Penn State quarterback after Monday's loss to Houston in Dallas. See what he had to say about his performance and more.
Penn State's year ended with a 30-14 loss to Houston in the TicketCity Bowl on Monday, a dispiriting finish to the season.
What's it going to take for to win the TicketCity Bowl between Penn State and Houston?
DALLAS - Tom Bradley wasn't going to get all reflective and sentimental. The man who has led Penn State's football...
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