Christian Hackenberg hit Kyle Carter with a 15-yard touchdown pass in overtime and Ryan Keiser sealed the win with an end zone interception, lifting Penn State over Illinois 24-17 on Saturday.
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Penn State played with a renewed sense of purpose and intensity Saturday in their 4OT win against the Wolverines.
Instead of being limited to 15 scholarships for the classes of 2014, 2015 and 2016, O’Brien can sign 20 players for next year and a full roster for 2015.
The NCAA says it will gradually restore football scholarships taken from Penn State over the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal, saying the school has made significant changes to its athletics programs.
Zach Zwinak had 65 yards rushing and scored three times in leading the Nittany Lions to a 34-0 win over the Golden Flashes.
Bill O’Brien started 0-2 at Penn State before he turned the Nittany Lions into one of the surprises of 2012.
Lost in the avalanche of yards and points Penn State unleashed in a lopsided win over Eastern Michigan was the solid performance of its defense.
Christian Hackenberg threw two touchdown passes in his first college game leading Penn State to a 23-17 victory against Syracuse on Saturday.
As training camp nears, as well as his second season on the sidelines, coach Bill O’Brien believes Penn State is headed in the right direction amid NCAA-imposed sanctions.
What O’Brien and Penn State face is greatly hampered by the NCAA sanctions levied against the program in the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
Penn State football coach Bill O’Brien is getting a $1 million pay raise after a successful debut in Happy Valley.
Defensive tackle Nate Cadogan will leave the Penn State football program, head coach Bill O’Brien confirmed.
High School football standout and top recruit Jabrill Peppers is considering Penn State.
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