State College Pa.
The family of former Penn State coach Joe Paterno has endorsed three candidates for the university’s Board of Trustees who have the backing of an alumni group that has been critical of how school leaders handled the aftermath of the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.
The latest alumni election for three seats on Penn State’s Board of Trustees has drawn more than three dozen candidates.
A Penn State trustee says a consultant should be asked to return “some or all” of the millions of dollars Penn State University paid for an internal investigation into the handling of sexual abuse allegations.
The beat goes on for more than 700 Penn State students grooving at the annual 46-hour dance marathon for charity.
D.J. Newbill scored 22 points and Penn State survived Delaware State’s second-half surge in an 80-76 overtime victory Saturday.
Jermaine Marshall scored 18 points in a 58-47 win over Penn 58-47 on Saturday.
Sam Ficken hit a 37-yard field goal in overtime, and Wisconsin’s Kyle French attempt from 45 yards went wide left to seal Penn State’s 24-21 win Saturday in an emotional season finale in Happy Valley.
A New York Times report says veteran Joe Paterno began talks that sweetened his retirement contract in the same month that he testified before a grand jury in the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse case, and all members of the board of trustees weren’t informed of the new package before the scandal engulfed the university.
Penn State is coming off a 34-6 win over an overmatched Eastern Michigan squad last weekend.
Coach Joe Paterno today declined to name a starter for Saturday’s season opener against Indiana State, other than saying that both Rob Bolden and Matt McGloin would play.
Newtown Square, Pa. native Patrick Chambers was introduced on Monday as the 12th head coach in the history of Penn State men’s basketball.