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STATE COLLEGE, PA - JANUARY 11: James Franklin, head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions addresses the media on January 11, 2014 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

James Franklin Makes Signing Day Something Special For Penn State

For Penn State football fans, National Signing Day hasn’t really been a big deal. National Signing Day hasn’t been a spectacle at Penn State, until now that is.

02/06/2014

File Photo. Head coach Bill O'Brien of the Penn State Nittany Lions celebrates after defeating the Navy Midshipmen 34-7 at Beaver Stadium on September 15, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Texans Officially Announce They’ve Hired Penn State’s O’Brien

Houston Texans officially announce they’ve hired former Penn State coach Bill O’Brien.

01/02/2014

ACKSONVILLE, FL - JANUARY 02: Members of the Ohio State Buckeyes take the field during warmups at the TaxSlayer.com Gator Bowl against the Florida Gators at EverBank Field on January 2, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Ohio State A Win Away From BCS Title Shot, Whether SEC Likes It Or Not

If Ohio State gets by the defensive juggernaut of Michigan State in Indianapolis, the Buckeyes absolutely deserve to head to the final BCS Championship Game of the BCS era regardless of what happens at the SEC Championship in Atlanta.

12/03/2013

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PSU Loses Home Finale To Nebraska 23-20 In OT

Penn State suffered a tough 23-30 loss to the Nebraska Cornhuskers in overtime Saturday.

11/23/2013

LINCOLN, NE - NOVEMBER 16: Quarterback Connor Cook #18 of the Michigan State Spartans looks for help during their game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Memorial Stadium on November 16, 2013 in Lincoln, Nebraska. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Biggest Question Now Is Michigan State Or Oklahoma State?

The easy question is to ask if Ohio State is better than Baylor, but the real question should ask if Michigan State is better than Oklahoma State. That is the most important question over the next few weeks, but it will not matter if Alabama and Florida State run the table to collide in Pasadena.

11/18/2013

COLUMBUS, OH - OCTOBER 26: C.J. Barnett #4 of the Ohio State Buckeyes celebrates an interception against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Ohio Stadium on October 26, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

College Football Spotlight: Ohio State Is Going To Pasadena, But For Which Game?

It feels weird to suggest that an undefeated Ohio State team could have absolutely no shot to play in the national championship game, but that is the reality staring down at the Buckeyes right now following the release of the latest BCS standings Sunday night.

11/12/2013

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Robinson Breaks Record, But PSU Struggles Again In 24-10 Loss To Minnesota

Allen Robinson broke Bobby Engram’s 18-year-old reception yards record as Penn State fell to Minnesota 24-10.

11/09/2013

Quarterback Christian Hackenberg #14 of the Penn State Nittany Lions is sacked in the second quarter by Adolphus Washington #92 of the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on October 26, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

PSU Manhandled By No. 4 Buckeyes 63-14

It was the most points surrendered by Penn State and its worst beating in 114 years.

10/26/2013

File Photo. Head coach Bill O'Brien of the Penn State Nittany Lions celebrates after defeating the Navy Midshipmen 34-7 at Beaver Stadium on September 15, 2012 in State College, Pennsylvania. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Porter: O’Brien’s Self-Imposed QB Controversy Cause For Question

Bill O’Brien was introduced as Penn State’s head coach on January 7, 2012. The program was in turmoil, but O’Brien embraced the challenge of rebuilding the image of Penn State football, and in only a year and a half, he couldn’t have done a better job.

08/27/2013

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PSU Bowl Revenue Split Among Big 10 Schools

Penn State’s nearly $2.3 million share of bowl revenue has been divided among the Big Ten’s 12 member schools, including Penn State, to distribute for causes focused on child protection or advocacy.

07/23/2013

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Incoming Rutgers AD Has No Plans To Resign

Julie Hermann has not considered resigning as Rutgers’ incoming athletic director following reports that 16 years ago she humiliated and emotionally abused players while coaching Tennessee’s women’s volleyball team

05/27/2013

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Christie Wants To Talk With Rutgers About New Athletic Director

Christie spokesman Michael Drewniak says the governor is aware of the report about Julie Hermann in the Star-Ledger of Newark, but wants to get more details before commenting.

05/26/2013

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Report: New Controversy At Scandal-Scarred Rutgers

The woman hired to clean up Rutgers’ scandal-scarred athletic program quit as Tennessee’s women’s volleyball coach 16 years ago after her players submitted a letter complaining she ruled through humiliation, fear and emotional abuse, The Star-Ledger reported Saturday night on its website.

05/26/2013

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Penn State, Rutgers, Open Up 2014 Big Ten Schedule

A previously scheduled nonconference game between Rutgers and Penn State in 2014 will become the Big Ten’s first game under the new 14-team alignment with the Scarlet Knights joining the league.

05/17/2013

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Five Things: Goodbye Big East, Buckeyes Win Big Ten, And West Coast Blues

Yesterday was a relatively drama-free Selection Sunday. Joe Lunardi was a perfect 68 for 68, as Middle Tennessee State, St. Mary’s, Boise State, and La Salle claimed the final spots in the field. Louisville, Gonzaga, Kansas, and Indiana earned the top seeds.

03/18/2013

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