D.J. Newbill hit a three at the buzzer to lift Penn State over Minnesota on Sunday.
Seniors D.J. Newbill (17 points) and Ross Travis (14) led Penn State (15-15, 3-14) during their final home game for the Nittany Lions. Newbill eclipsed the 2,000-point mark for his career; he has 2,011.
The university says dining halls will remain open Wednesday and a 6 p.m. men’s basketball game is still on, but the library and fitness facilities are closed.
Penn State has now lost 10 Big Ten games by nine points or fewer.
Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour is focused on keeping the school’s 31 sports financially healthy.
Penn State Grad Who Tweeted About Thon At Olbermann: I Thought I Could Let Him Know About The Good At Penn State
DeLeon sent a tweet to ESPN’s Keith Olbermann on Twitter over the weekend regarding the over $13 million raised for cancer research by Penn State’s Thon. Olbermann’s response to DeLeon and other Penn State Alumni led ESPN to suspend him for a week.
Olbermann was suspended because of a nasty Twitter exchange that began with a Penn State Alum’s tweet about “Thon” raising 13 million dollars to fight pediatric cancer.
Keith Olbermann has been taken off his ESPN show for the rest of the week after making insulting comments about Penn State students on Twitter.
Hundreds of students taking part in Penn State’s annual dance marathon over the weekend have raised money for pediatric cancer research and care.
Penn State shot just 27 percent from the floor in their loss to Northwestern.
More than 700 Penn State students hope to dance two nights away, without ever sitting down.
The fraternity’s national leadership said Friday chapter’s interim suspension will remain in effect until the end of the month.
Sam Decker scored 22 points and Frank Kaminsky added 16 as No. 5 Wisconsin overcame a late Penn State surge to defeat the Nittany Lions 55-47 Wednesday night.
President Eric Barron said Tuesday the school will hire a new coordinator and set up an office to address sexual misconduct and related issues.
Penn State was unable to defeat Maryland and lost 76-73 on Saturday.