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LIVE WRESTLING: No. 1 Penn State Begins Session 3

No. 1 PSU takes a slim lead into Day 2 It’s separation day. Moving day. Judgment day. We’re separating the goats from the sheep in this round. The contenders from the pretenders. Ninety (of 330) wrestlers have already been trimmed from the competition. Those left all have aches, pains, a second straight weigh-in - and the competition only gets tougher. By the end of...
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13 days ago

Penn State Nittany Lions News Briefs: Pro Day Results, Hockey Moves On, and Other News

There’s plenty of news on the Penn State Nittany Lions.  The end of the week brings several Penn State Nittany Lions news links. The biggest highlights are a big win from the men’s hockey team and results from football’s pro day. Needing some wins in the Big Ten Tournament to move on to the NCAA […] Penn State Nittany Lions News Briefs: Pro Day Results, Hockey Moves On,...
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13 days ago

Penn State off to good start at NCAA Wrestling Championships

ST. LOUIS (AP) Penn State, looking to win its sixth national championship in seven years, took an early lead after two rounds of the NCAA Wrestling Championships on Thursday. Zain Retherford (149 pounds), Jason Nolf (157) and Bo Nickal (184) helped the Nittany Lions take control of the team race with six combined bonus point victories in the first two rounds inside Scottrade Center...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

LIVE WRESTLING: No. 1 Penn State at NCAA Session 1

Penn State begins the hunt for a 6th title in 7 years. This is it, friends. Five months ago we started this journey with our Penn State Wrestlers. At 11am ET today, Thursday, March 16th, 2017, the doors of the Scott Trade Center in St. Louis, MO open for the fans to fill the house. And at Noon ET, the NCAA turns loose 330 of the country’s best grapplers - 9 of whom are our...
Via Black Shoe Diaries
14 days ago

Penn State seeking 6th national title in 7 years

Conventional wisdom held that Penn State would peak in March, just in time to win their sixth wrestling title in seven years. Ohio State and Oklahoma State will look to prove otherwise this weekend in St. Louis. The Nittany Lions, Buckeyes and Cowboys are among the teams to watch during the NCAA Championships, which start on Thursday and run through Saturday. Ohio State knocked...
Via AP on Fox
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lions Set to Participate in Pro Day

Several former Nittany Lions are set to participate in Penn State Pro Day on March 16.  Penn State Pro Day will give some former Nittany Lions a chance to perform in front of NFL scouts and team representatives. While the NFL Combine is more about performance tests for speed, quickness, and agility, Pro Day provides […] Penn State Football: Former Nittany Lions Set to Participate...
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15 days ago

Penn State reveals plans to renovate iconic Beaver Stadium

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) Penn State plans to overhaul 23 athletic facilities, including its football stadium, though renovations to the program's iconic facility won't begin for at least five years. Once completed, the 106,572-seat, nearly six-decade-old Beaver Stadium could include a brick facade and see its capacity decrease to 100,000 to improve fan comfort and increase its...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

2 ex-Penn State officials plead guilty in child-sex scandal

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) Two former Penn State administrators admitted Monday to mishandling child-sex allegations against Jerry Sandusky, pleading guilty more than five years after the scandal rocked the university and led to the downfall of football coach Joe Paterno. Tim Curley, a 62-year-old former athletic director, and Gary Schultz, 67, a one-time vice president, could get up...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

2 Penn St. ex-administrators plead guilty in sex abuse case

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) Two former Penn State University administrators each pleaded guilty Monday to a misdemeanor child endangerment charge for his role in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation case, more than five years after the scandal broke. Ex-Athletic Director Tim Curley and former university Vice President Gary Schultz originally were charged with felonies. The reduced charge...
Via AP on Fox
17 days ago  |  Discuss

2nd former Penn State official pleads guilty to child endangerment in Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) 2nd former Penn State official pleads guilty to child endangerment in Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Penn State athletic director pleads guilty to child endangerment in Jerry Sandusky molestation scandal

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) Former Penn State athletic director pleads guilty to child endangerment in Jerry Sandusky molestation scandal.
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Backed by Flavor Flav, Garner leads Penn State past Huskers

WASHINGTON (AP) With his cousin rapper Flavor Flav cheering loudly from the third row, Shep Garner scored seven of Penn State's 16 points in overtime Wednesday, leading the Nittany Lions to a 76-67 victory over Nebraska in the opening game of the first Big Ten Tournament to be held in the nation's capital. Penn State (15-17) never trailed and ended a five-game losing streak. ...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss
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