Penn State Basketball: Newbill’s heroic, deep buzzer-beating 3 stuns Minnesota

Penn State’s D.J. Newbill hit a deep, contested 3-pointer as time expired to beat Minnesota 79-76 Sunday. “You’ve got to trust your leader,” coach Patrick Chambers said of Newbill. Penn State’s D.J. Newbill is congratulated by teammates after hitting a game-winning 3-point shot as time expired Sunday. The Big Ten’s leading scorer Newbill had the ball in his hands with less than...
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Penn State Basketball: University fined for Chambers’ post-game tirade

The Big Ten’s official statement from Penn State will have to pay a $10,000 fine after men’s basketball head coach Patrick Chambers ranted about poor officiating in Saturday’s 76-73 loss to No. 19 Maryland, according to Chambers was found to be in violation of Big Ten Conference Agreement 10.01. According to, the rule states that “The...
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Big Ten fines Penn State $10,000 for coach's comments

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) The Big Ten Conference has fined Penn State $10,000 for comments made by coach Patrick Chambers after a loss to Maryland on Saturday night. Chambers was upset after an offensive foul was called on Nittany Lions center Jordan Dickerson with 1:50 left and Penn State trailing 70-68. Dickerson was trying to set a screen when he was pulled to the floor by Maryland...
Via Associated Press
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Penn State basketball comes up short in upset bid of No. 19 Maryland

Penn State center Jordan Dickerson rejecting a Maryland shot attempt in Saturday night’s game. D.J. Newbill’s game-high 25 points weren’t enough in Penn State’s 76-73 loss to No. 19 Maryland Saturday night. The loss snapped a three-game winning streak at the Bryce Jordan Center which had its share of Maryland fans in attendance Saturday. The Nittany Lions (15-11, 3-10 Big Ten) held...
February 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Jordan Dickerson transfers to PSU

Seven-foot center Jordan Dickerson has transferred to Penn State from SMU. Dickerson will have three years of eligibility left after sitting out the 2013-14 campaign in accordance with NCAA transfer rules. The team announced Thursday that Dickerson had enrolled at Penn State. He played sparingly in 26 games last season as a freshman for the Mustangs, averaging 3.5 minutes per game...
Via FOX Sports
June 19, 2013  |  Discuss

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