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Iowa holds off Penn State in overtime

By The Associated Press
UNIVERSITY PARK — It was a simple concept, Iowa coach Fran McCaffery said. Someone had to make a play and he had just the guy ...

ESPN’s Olbermann out for week after Penn State comments
By The Associated Press
BRISTOL, Conn. — 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. On Monday, a Penn State alum tweeted to Olbermann the phrase “We Are!” and a link to an article about students raising more ...
Penn State scores season-low 39 points in loss to Northwestern
By The Associated Press
EVANSTON, Ill. — Northwestern coach Chris Collins became impatient with his zone defense when Penn State nailed several early 3-pointers. The young Wildcats stuck with the ...
Big Ten considers freshman ineligibility
By Bob Cohn
The Big Ten is asking its member schools to examine whether freshman athletes, particularly in football and men’s basketball, should be ineligible, according to a ...
Newbill’s 29 points not enough as No. 5 Wisconsin beats Penn State
By The Associated Press
UNIVERSITY PARK — No. 5 Wisconsin couldn’t control Penn State’s D.J. Newbill on Wednesday night, so the Badgers settled for stopping all his teammates. Sam ...
Penn State football sees attendance spike
By Bob Cohn
Penn State’s average home football attendance increased by more than 5,000 per game last season, ending a decline that began in 2008. The average Beaver Stadium crowd of 101,623 was the highest since 2011, when the Jerry Sandusky child abuse scandal surfaced near the end of the season, and legendary coach …
Chambers’ comments draw Penn State a $10,000 fine
By Bob Cohn
The Big Ten fined Penn State $10,000 and publicly reprimanded men’s basketball coach Patrick Chambers for his comments about the officials after the Nittany Lions’ ...
No. 19 Maryland escapes Penn State with late free throws
By The Associated Press
UNIVERSITY PARK — Dez Wells scored 22 points, Melo Trimble added 20 and No. 19 Maryland used strong shooting in the second half to scramble ...
Penn State to reap bowl revenues again
By Bob Cohn
After the 2015 football season, Penn State will start receiving its share of conference bowls revenue it was denied by the Big Ten for three years. The decision was announced Thursday by the Big Ten and the Council of Presidents/Chancellors. The ban, a result of the Jerry Sandusky scandal, had been ...
No. 23 Buckeyes start fast, pummel Penn State
By The Associated Press
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Sam Thompson scored a career-high 22 points and D’Angelo Russell flirted with his second straight triple-double to lead No. 23 Ohio State ...
State lawmaker wants Congress, NCAA to examine decision on Penn State sanctions
By Adam Smeltz
A state Senate leader urged Congress and NCAA leaders to investigate how the nonprofit association punished Penn State University over its child abuse scandal. Top NCAA ...
Penn State wrestler Megaludis active in redshirt year
By Michael Love
Nico Megaludis was content with his decision to take a redshirt for the 2014-15 season. The former WPIAL and PIAA champion at Franklin Regional and three-time ...
Though his football career was taken, former PSU athlete gives
By The Associated Press
TRENTON — Every step used to be a miracle for Adam Taliaferro. Now the Allegheny County native and onetime Penn State defensive back — ...
Nittany Lions pull away from cold-shooting Cornhuskers
By The Associated Press
UNIVERSITY PARK — Coach Patrick Chambers made it clear he didn’t care that Penn State’s 56-43 victory over Nebraska on Saturday turned into what he ...
Signing day provides no surprises for Franklin’s 1st full Penn State class
By Chris Adamski
UNIVERSITY PARK — With only a couple of weeks to work with last year at this time, Penn State’s new coaching staff attracted nine recruits ...
Rossi: Pitt, PSU need to get a grip
By Rob Rossi
With the exception of Jordan Whitehead, Penn State still can take pretty much whichever high school football studs Pitt wants. Post that to Twitter. No ...