Penn State knows a thing or two about late-season upsets over ranked teams.
With the Nittany Lions (6-5, 2-5 Big Ten) bowl eligible for the first time since 2011, they’ll look to play spoiler this Saturday as No. 10 Michigan State (9-2, 6-1 Big Ten) rides into Happy Valley for a 3:30 kick on ESPN2.
You don’t have to look back far to find the Nittany Lions’ last late season...
With a 7-5 overall record and 4-4 in the Big Ten Conference Leaders Division in 2013, Penn State heads into year three of a four-year postseason ban with another new coach. With Bill O’Brien taking the coaching job at the NFL’s Houston Texans, first-year coach James Franklin comes over from Vanderbilt, where he compiled a 24-15 record in three seasons. "Being successful...
C.J. Olaniyan is ready to take a run at stopping Wisconsin's powerful rushing attack.
Penn State's 6-3, 244-pound defensive end is well aware that the Nittany Lions (6-5, 3-4) must control the running back tandem of Melvin Gordon and James White in order to stay in Saturday's game against the 14th-ranked Badgers (9-2, 6-1).
Physical play is the key, he said, to try...
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November 27, 2013