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File photo of James Franklin, head coach of the Penn State Nittany Lions. (Credit: Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Penn State Coach Grateful For Bowl Chance

Penn State coach James Franklin sat behind a microphone, bantered with the media, and gamely tried to steer questions toward this weekend’s game at Rutgers. “I would like to talk about Rutgers, Rutgers, Rutgers, Rutgers,” Franklin said, “and then maybe a little bit more about Rutgers.”

09/10/2014

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Christian Hackenberg Becomes Penn State’s First Ever Sophomore Captain

Christian Hackenberg was named Penn State’s first ever sophomore captain on Wednesday.

08/13/2014

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Penn State Ranked Best Uniforms In College Football

College Football 24/7 ranked the top uniforms in college football for the 2014 season. Penn State topped the list.

07/03/2014

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Two Archbishop Wood Stars Commit To Penn State

Archbishop Wood stars Jake Cooper and Ryan Bates figure to have it a little easier than a lot of Division I-caliber stars, since the two made a decision that sets their future.

03/03/2014

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)

Penn State Interim Larry Johnson Eyes Full-Time Job

Johnson was appointed interim coach this week and can only hope the players’ vote of confidence carries weight when he applies for the permanent job following Bill O’Brien’s hiring by the Houston Texans.

01/03/2014

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NCAA To Restore Penn State Football Scholarships

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.

09/24/2013

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)

Penn State Refreshed, Refocused For Kent State

Bill O’Brien started 0-2 at Penn State before he turned the Nittany Lions into one of the surprises of 2012.

09/20/2013

Penn State football coach Bill O'brien file photo (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Penn State Trying To Keep Key Players Healthy

With Penn State limited to 65 scholarship players because of NCAA sanctions, coach Bill O’Brien has said keeping key players healthy is a crucial balancing act.

08/16/2013

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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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As Camp Nears, O’Brien, Nittany Lions Eye Future

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.

07/19/2013

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Troy Vincent Jr. Commits To Penn State

Troy Vincent Jr, son of the former Eagles great, commits to play football at Penn State.

06/27/2013

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Penn State Football Coach O’Brien Gets Pay Raise

Penn State football coach Bill O’Brien is getting a $1 million pay raise after a successful debut in Happy Valley.

06/20/2013

Penn State football coach Bill O'brien file photo (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Defensive Tackle Cadogan Leaves Penn State

Defensive tackle Nate Cadogan will leave the Penn State football program, head coach Bill O’Brien confirmed.

06/07/2013

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Penn State Goes For 3rd National Title

Penn State will attempt to solidify its status as the nation’s pre-eminent program — in the backyard of its biggest rival, Iowa — when the NCAA championships start Thursday.

03/20/2013

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Penn State Loses To Wisconsin, 63-60

Traevon Jackson made a contested 3-pointer at the buzzer and finished with 15 points, and No. 22 Wisconsin survived an upset scare from Penn State with a 63-60 win Sunday in its regular-season finale.

03/10/2013

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