Penn State football’s new era has cleared another hurdle.
Matt McGloin threw for 231 yards and four touchdowns and Penn State overwhelmed Navy in a 34-7 win Saturday for rookie coach Bill O’Brien’s first career victory.
Penn State’s offense is down another receiver after junior Shawney Kersey left the team.
Virginia’s Michael Rocco hit Jake McGee on a 6-yard touchdown pass with 1:28 to play Saturday, and Sam Ficken’s fourth missed field goal of the game — from 42 yards at the gun — preserved the Cavaliers’ 17-16 victory over Penn State.
Just last week I wrote something about veteran Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones having a flair for the dramatic.
Penn State’s new head coach clearly wasn’t happy, and meeting the media seemed like the last thing he wanted to do after losing his Happy Valley debut 24-14 to Ohio.
The shriek of the final whistle in Penn State’s loss to Ohio University represented a milestone for the university as it struggles to move past the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal that has damaged it immeasurably over the past 10 months.
In front of 97,000 vocal fans eager to just watch football again, Penn State let an 11-point halftime lead slip away as they lost 24-14 to Ohio in Bill O’Brien’s coaching debut.
The Penn State Nittany Lions took the field for the start of a new season without Joe Paterno for the first time in 46 years.
As fans trudged into Beaver Stadium against the visiting Ohio Bobcats, the biggest concern was that another Nittany Lions’ season was about to begin but all things thrown at the Penn State program still hovered.
With a new school year students have not forgotten the late head coach Joe Paterno, but they are ready for the start of a new season.
Silas Redd is already fitting in at USC despite having only practiced with the Trojans for two days.
Penn State is adding the names of players as well as a symbol of child-abuse awareness to the football team’s jerseys for the upcoming season.
The Penn State Nittany Lions are finally back on the practice field following a turbulent offseason.
Penn State Acting Athletic Director David Joyner and Head Coach Bill O’Brien each issued a statement on Monday following the NCCA’s announcement of its sanctions against the University’s football program.