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FightOnState.com Penn State Daily Headlines (Mar. 30)

The latest news and views on Nittany Lion athletics from around the state and nation.

WEDNESDAY MAR. 29

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Spring break with Dak Prescott delivers big gains for Penn State's Saquon Barkley -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

PSU gets Texas DB -- Altoona Mirror (Cmor)

Saquon Barkley, teammates train with Dak Prescott on spring break -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Saquon Barkley takes on mentoring role as spring reps limited -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Texas defensive back Trent Gordon joins Penn State’s 2018 recruiting class -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State players reflect on spring break workout with Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott -- Collegian (Rubin)

Five Takeaways from Spring Practice Media -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargeant)

Franklin wants Penn State to become better than good this spring -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Spotlighting Gordon's junior-year film -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Mystery solved: Penn State hires E.J. Barthel as recruiting coordinator -- NJ.com (Sargeant)

Penn State commit Micah Parsons ranked as second-best player in country by recruiting site -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Details on Lamont Wade's first Penn State spring and more takeaways from James Franklin -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

When Saquon Barkley met Dak -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State recruit Trent Gordon is a legitimate prospect at both corner and safety -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Why did Trent Gordon pick Penn State? Lions offer 2018 OL, more recruiting notes -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State adds a corner as three-star Texas junior Trent Gordon makes college decision -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's James Franklin sets high bar in spring drills -- Philly.com (Beckman)

AENEAS HAWKINS ON THE RECRUITING PROCESS AND POSTPONING HIS ANNOUNCEMENT -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

THREE-STAR TEXAS CB TRENT GORDON COMMITS TO PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

Penn State Football's Most Interesting Man Paying It Forward To Lamont Wade -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State Football Commit Breakdown: CB Trent Gordon -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Lacrosse

Madison Carter records 100th career point as No. 6 Penn State women’s lacrosse takes down Drexel -- Collegian (Clouse)

Mac O’Keefe's early success reminiscent of father's dominance 30 years ago -- Collegian (Cotter)

Penn State Women's Lacrosse Downs Drexel -- StateCollege.com

WEDNESDAY MAR. 29

Penn State Football/Recruiting

10 Burning Questions for Penn State Football in 2017: Part I -- Black Shoe Diaries (Slanina)

Penn State offers Miami DT commit -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Penn State player power rankings: No. 12-1 -- Lions247 (Callahan)

In-depth with Marcellus Earlington -- NJ.com (Hunt)

2018 SAFETY COMMIT ISAIAH HUMPHRIES TO VISIT PENN STATE FOR BLUE/WHITE GAME -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

FOR THE FUTURE (03.28.17) -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

Hockey

After success of this year, Penn State can’t wait to get to next season -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Most important part of Penn State hockey’s season is growing popularity of college hockey -- Collegian (Martell)

'Whirlwind of events' lands defenseman Vince Pedrie with New York Rangers -- Collegian (Fischer)

Guy Gadowsky met with James Franklin for advice after being ranked No. 1 -- Collegian (Beckman)

PEDRIE INKS DEAL WITH RANGERS -- GoPSUSports.com

Volleyball

Penn State outlasts defending champion Ohio State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State men's volleyball stuns No. 1 Ohio State in five sets -- Collegian (Kurtanich)

NO. 13 MVB DOWNS TOP-RANKED BUCKEYES 3-2 -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State men’s volleyball knocks off No. 1 Ohio State in 5 sets -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

Wrestling

Bills coach Sean McDermott moved by Penn State's wrestling title -- Allentown Morning Call (Fierro)

Zain Retherford wins Hodge Trophy as nation’s top collegiate wrestler - Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Zain Retherford wins Hodge Trophy, college wrestling’s Heisman -- Land of 10 (Petrella)

TUESDAY MAR. 28

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Notes ahead of Blue/White spring game -- ISportsWeb (Dusak)

Penn State player power rankings: No. 25-13 -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Scott starting to make his mark at safety -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Where will Godwin go in the NFL Draft? -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Spring practice and recruiting talking points -- PennLive.com

Texas CB Trent Gordon sets decision date; Penn State is in his top-10 -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Hockey

SOPHOMORE DEFENSEMAN VINCE PEDRIE SIGNS WITH THE NEW YORK RANGERS -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

Pedrie To Forgo Final Two Seasons, Signs Deal With New York Rangers -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

MONDAY MAR. 27

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Football Dollars & Sense: Penn State Adds to its Growing Support Staff -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Hockey

Penn State’s hockey season comes to end with loss to Denver -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Nittany Lions sad to see dreams end, even as brotherhood remains -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

More in Store: Penn State Aiming High After First NCAA Run -- College Hockey News (Meloni)

Penn State’s Frozen Four bid ends in regional final loss to Denver -- Collegian (Fischer)

Penn State couldn't contain two of Denver's star forwards -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State bids farewell to senior class -- Collegian (Duriez)

NO. 11 MHKY CONCLUDES 2016-17 SEASON -- GoPSUSports.com

PENN STATE'S HISTORIC SEASON COMES TO AN END IN THE ELITE EIGHT -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

Nittany Lions Finish Historic Season With 6-3 Loss To No. 1 Denver -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Nolf chasing loftiest goals at Penn State -- Indiana Gazette (Filloy)

SUNDAY MAR. 26

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Cutting back on the drama -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

To Franklin, the Blue-White game matters more in the stands than on the field -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Lions offer 2018 in-state OT -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Who could win Penn State's position battles; which players could make big leaps in 2017? -- PennLive.com

Who Will Replace Chris Godwin as the Top Receiver? -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

How this little-known Penn State hero pushes on -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Hockey

Union buried by Penn State avalanche -- Albany Times-Union (Schmetzer)

Penn State Beats Union 10-3, Will Play In The NCAA Hockey Elite 8 On Sunday -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Penn State explodes for 10 goals to advance in NCAA tournament -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Nittany Lions hardly acting their age in NCAA debut -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Fans go extra mile to support Penn State hockey -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Not Done Yet -- College Hockey News (Wodon)

Penn State proves doubters wrong who labeled them too young, inexperienced -- Collegian (Duriez)

Penn State to face difficult task containing three of Denver's stars -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State only one win away from Frozen Four after taking down Union -- Collegian (Fischer)

Nittany Lions maul Dutchmen -- The Daily Gazette (McAdam)

Penn State scores 10 goals, advances in debut -- Land of 10 (Staats)

Sunday Night A Good Measuring Stick As Nittany Lions Face No. 1 Denver -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Nittany Lions Obliterate Union 10-3 For First NCAA Tournament Win -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State scores final seven goals to rout Union in NCAA tournament debut -- USCHO (Gieringer)

Three takeaways from Penn State’s 10-3 victory over Union in the Midwest Regional -- USCHO (Gieringer)

Penn State hockey posts dominant win in NCAA Tournament debut -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader

Lacrosse

No. 5 Penn State women’s lacrosse defeats sixth-ranked Johns Hopkins in comeback victory -- Collegian (Clouse)

Penn State men’s lacrosse extends streak to 9-0, but victory didn’t come easy -- Collegian (Cotter)

NO. 1 MEN'S LACROSSE UNDEFEATED THROUGH NON-CONFERENCE PLAY -- GoPSUSports.com

No. 1 Penn State Tops Cleveland State to Go 9-0 -- LaxPower

SATURDAY MAR. 25

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State spring watchlist: Keep an eye on these Lions defenders during spring drills -- PennLive.com

E.J. Barthel leaves Temple for recruiting coordinator job at Penn State -- Philly.com (Narducci)

Basketball

Payton Banks leaving Penn State men’s basketball team -- Centre Daily Times

CHAMBERS ANNOUNCES ROSTER CHANGE -- GoPSUSports.com

Another Penn State basketball scholarship opens up as Payton Banks graduates, plans to transfer -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

PAYTON BANKS TO GRADUATE, TRANSFER FROM NITTANY LIONS -- Roar Lions Roar

Hockey

Maturity of freshmen helped push Penn State into NCAA tournament -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State will have hands full trying to stop prolific Union offense -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Guy Gadowsky reacts to team's style of play being compared to Wayne Gretzky's Oilers -- Collegian (Fischer)

Union ready to come out and play -- The Daily Gazette (McAdam)

How Penn State hockey roared -- The Daily Gazette (McAdam)

Notes ahead of Union-Penn State NCAA game -- The Daily Gazette (McAdam)

How to watch Lions in NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Championship -- PennLive.com (Baillargeon)

Fairport's Sucese in NCAA Hockey Tourney -- Spectrum News

Nittany Lions in Cincinnati making hockey history -- WJAC (Conigliaro)

FRIDAY MAR. 24

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Nittany Lions 2017 Spring Football Preview -- Athlon Sports (McGuire)

COACHES CARAVAN PUBLIC REGISTRATION UNDERWAY -- GoPSUSports.com

FOOTBALL NAMES 2017 TEAM CAPTAINS -- GoPSUSports.com

Jordan, Toney turning heads in offseason -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Penn State LB Brandon Bell to visit Eagles, Giants, Jets -- NJ.com (Lombardo)

Penn State’s Jabari Butler Isn’t Your Average Walk-On -- Onward State (Kasales)

PSU mailbag: A bigger role for Tommy Stevens? Who will Penn State's center be? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

A FEW MORE REASONS WHY PENN STATE WILL REPEAT -- Roar Lions Roar (Fay)

Complacent? Hardly. 13 Ways Penn State Can Get Better in 2017 -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

How Big Will Miles Sanders’ Role Be? -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Basketball

Poor second quarter dooms Lady Lions in third-round loss -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Poor 3-point defense dooms Penn State women's basketball in tournament loss -- Collegian (McQuillan)

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL FALLS TO VIRGINIA TECH IN WNIT THIRD ROUND -- GoPSUSports.com

Hockey

New role with team helping Mike Williamson go along for ride during special season -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

NCAA Midwest Regional Preview -- College Hockey News (Kalra)

Folkes Hero -- College Hockey News (Shah)

Penn State set to take on offensively-gifted Union in NCAA tournament debut -- Collegian (Fischer)

Former Stars goalie Jones uses USHL playoff disappointment as motivation -- Lincoln Journal-Star (Gray)

Picking the regionals: USCHO writers dig into the opening weekend of the 2017 NCAA tournament -- USCHO

Lacrosse

Penn State men’s lacrosse set to take on Cleveland State in non-conference finale -- Collegian (Cotter)

THURSDAY MAR. 23

Penn State Football/Recruiting

For Penn State, a big vision is born from small moves -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State names captains for 2017 football season -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

NEXT CHAPTER: Penn State football wipes away Rose Bowl loss, begins Spring Practice -- Altoona Mirror (Giger)

Penn State names 2017 team captains -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State spring football: Seven players who need to impress -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State offers Sooners WR commit -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Spring-ball position preview: Safety -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Penn State preps for spring: A look at the defensive backfield -- PennLive.com

Sizing up Penn State's Miles Sanders: Will added weight, strength pay off? -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Lions set to host three-star defensive end for spring practice -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Nittany Lions Announce Team Captains -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Long Season Means A Lighter Load For Some Nittany Lions This Spring -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State Football Early Position Preview 2017: Tight End -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Penn State looking to build on successful season this spring -- WJAC (Osep)

Basketball

Young Lady Lions learning from mistakes, hitting stride in WNIT -- Centre Daily Times (Moyer)

Penn State focuses on rebounding heading into third round of WNIT -- Collegian (Smith)

Hockey

Union, Penn State hockey took different paths to NCAAs -- Albany Times-Union (Martin)

Hamilton helps Penn State -- Grosse Point News (St. John)

Oh What a Night -- StateCollege.com (Paterno)

Penn State running on adrenaline -- WJAC (Conigliaro)

Wrestling

Daily Collegian Athlete of the Week: wrestling's Vincenzo Joseph -- Collegian (King)

Teasdale’s change is Penn State’s gain -- Washington Observer-Reporter (Tuscano)

WEDNESDAY MAR. 22

Penn State Football/Recruiting

For Penn State's James Franklin, clipping complacency is vital -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Healthy Saquon Barkley likely to sit out Blue-White Game -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State looking to build on 2016 breakout season with reminder-filled spring camp -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State offensive lineman Noah Beh leaves program -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

James Franklin talks spring practices, replacing Chris Godwin and Brian Gaia -- Collegian (Martell)

For Penn State, putting 2016 behind begins now -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State spring football: 10 position battles to watch -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

What coach James Franklin said as Penn State begins spring football practice -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Report: Injured Penn State OT Brendan Brosnan to quit football -- Land of 10 (Whooley)

5 questions facing Penn State in spring ball -- Lions247 (Callahan)

McGovern to start spring ball at center -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Position changes for Thomas, McPhearson -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Penn State to host RB commit for first day of spring practice as busy recruiting period kicks off -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State QB Tommy Stevens "has got to keep his eye on the prize," James Franklin says -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's Connor McGovern in center mix? Miles Sanders bulks up, more from James Franklin's pre-spring presser -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State has some roster and position changes as James Franklin's fourth spring begins -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State spring football: Five questions -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Molinari)

Franklin's goal for Penn State is sustained success -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

PENN STATE OFFENSIVE TACKLE NOAH BEH IS TRANSFERRING -- Roar Lions Roar (Smith)

Ex-Prep star Beh transferring from PSU -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Avoiding Complacency As Nittany Lions Eye Repeat Success -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State counts on McGovern to anchor line at center -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Hockey

Freshman goaltender Peyton Jones always had his eyes set on joining Hockey Valley -- Collegian (Fischer)

Wrestling

Penn State wrestling grabs commitment from nation’s No. 2 junior -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Amazing Bonus Rate Leads Penn State To Title -- FloWrestling (Bratke)

Penn State wrestling flips Iowa commit Gavin Teasdale -- Land of 10 (Staats)

Gavin Teasdale, 3-time PIAA wrestling champion, reneges on Iowa, commits to Penn State -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Jefferson-Morgan's Teasdale changes commitment to Penn State -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Schofield)

Sanderson is best coach Penn State has to offer -- York Dispatch (Heiser)

TUESDAY MAR. 21

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Five questions for Penn State as spring practice begins -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State Spring Football Practice: 3 Storylines To Watch -- Campus Insiders (Bartl)

Closer look at the under-the-radar football players to watch this spring -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Five reasons Penn State will repeat as Big Ten champion -- ESPN.com (Bennett)

USC, Penn State look to take next step into CFP -- ESPN.com (Dinich)

Penn State releases football jersey numbers for early enrollees -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

Penn State spring football preview: Offense remains loaded -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Beh not on roster, will transfer -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Callahan Q&A recap: Changes to expect in 2017 -- Lions247 (Callahan)

4 questions facing Penn State on offense as spring practice gets ready to kick off this week -- PennLive.com

Franklin Does a Deep Dive on Anticipation vs. Expectations -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Hockey

Penn State hockey team battered and bruised but ready for NCAAs -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State’s Big Ten championship extra special for Vince Pedrie’s father -- Collegian (Fischer)

How Penn State's Last Meeting With Union Foreshadowed Their Success -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

What To Know About Union -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Simply Epic -- StateCollege.com (Battista)

Wrestling

Penn State wrestling's dominance was surprising given the circumstances -- Allentown Morning Call

Film Room Looks at Vincenzo Joseph’s Inside Trip of Isaiah Martinez -- Black Shoe Diaries

Despite dominance, Penn State wrestling could be even better next season -- Collegian (King)

2017 Championship Run Is Best in Penn State Wrestling History... For Now -- StateCollege.com (Colucci)

MONDAY MAR. 20

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Early enrollee Lamont Wade turning heads in Penn State winter workouts -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Spring-ball position preview: Defensive tackle -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Three-star DT to visit Penn State next weekend and more recruiting notes -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State target Shaquon Anderson-Butts aims to take in Blue-White game as pair of new offers come in -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Basketball

Lady Lions dominate Fordham, advance to third round of WNIT -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State women’s basketball bench continues impact in WNIT play -- Collegian (Panny)

Penn State women’s basketball solidifies as a contender as it steam rolls over Fordham -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Hockey

Penn State hockey to face Union in first round of NCAA tournament -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State men’s hockey will face Union in first round of NCAA Tournament -- Collegian (Beckman/Fischer)

Nittany Lions To Face Union In First Ever NCAA Tournament Game -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Lacrosse

Making history started long ago for Penn State men’s lacrosse -- Collegian (Cotter)

No. 8 Penn State Women’s Lacrosse Cruises To 18-7 Win Over Rutgers In Big Ten Opener -- Onward State (Mandarino)

Wrestling

Penn State wrestling claims sixth National Championship in seven years -- Collegian (King)

FloWrestler Of The Week: Bo Nickal, PSU -- FloWrestling (Holmes)

This Weekend Was The Best Tournament In Penn State Wrestling History -- Onward State (Colucci)

SUNDAY MAR. 19

Penn State Football/Recruiting

For Penn State players on the NFL bubble, any chance is welcome -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Micah Parsons says Penn State visit went 'great' -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

5 key positions: Lions need to solve these -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Hockey

Penn State Wins Hockey Tourney In 2OT -- Big Ten

The Oligarchs Of Overtime: Penn State Defeats Wisconsin 2-1 To Win The Big Ten Hockey Tournament -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Penn State wins Big Ten championship after another 2 OT game -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Peyton Jones, Liam Folkes lift Penn State to Big Ten tournament championship -- Collegian (Fischer)

Men's hockey captures first Big Ten championship -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State hockey wins Big Ten Tournament, earns first NCAA Tournament bid -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

No. 15 Penn State Hockey Defeats Wisconsin 2-1 To Win Its First Big Ten Championship -- Onward State (Castle)

PENN STATE HOCKEY MAKES HISTORY, WINS B1G TOURNAMENT IN DOUBLE-OT MARATHON -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

AN ODE TO PEYTON JONES -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

That's All Folkes, Penn State Hockey Win Big Ten Tournament In Double OT Against Wisconsin -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Persistence pays off for Penn State, which wins in 2OT again -- USCHO (Weston)

Three takeaways from Penn State’s 2-1, double-OT win against Wisconsin -- USCHO (Svoboda)

Penn State hockey wins Big Ten Tournament -- WJAC (Hiltbrand)

Lacrosse

Penn State men’s lacrosse off to best start in program history -- Centre Daily Times

Wrestling

Penn State wrestlers roll to another national title -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Penn State claims five of Big Ten's seven individual NCAA wrestling titles -- Big Ten Network (Roux)

Penn State crowns 5 champions in perfect night on way to 6th NCAA title in 7 years -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State wrestling completes NCAA weekend with five individual champions -- Collegian (King)

Column: Penn State wrestling is scary good -- Daily O'Collegian (Gregory, Oklahoma State)

Former Wasatch High wrestling legend Cael Sanderson leads Penn State to 6th national title in 7 years -- Deseret News (Preece)

Lions' perfect finals run culminates with NCAA wrestling championship -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State wins sixth title in seven years -- NCAA.com (Moore)

Penn State wins 5 straight titles, frosh Vincenzo Joseph shocks champ -- NJ.com (Evans)

Penn State's 5 individual champions highlights its 6th NCAA Wrestling team title in 7 years -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Penn State's secret to its NCAA Wrestling Championships success? It's a complete buy-in into the program -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

PENN STATE WRESTLING WINS TEAM NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP, GOES 5-FOR-5 IN INDIVIDUAL TITLES -- Roar Lions Roar (Dougherty)

Penn State cruises to another NCAA wrestling title -- St. Louis Post-Dispatch (Lyons)

SATURDAY MAR. 18

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State improves weightlifting, conditioning numbers across the board -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Saquon Barkley vaults into elite tier during Penn State winter workouts -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Early enrollee Lamont Wade turning heads in Penn State winter workouts -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State expecting talented group of DL this weekend -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Banks looking for consistency at safety -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Penn State weight room notes -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State preps for spring: A look at the linebackers ... and who will be the third starter? -- PennLive.com

Hockey

Penn State topples Minnesota in 2 OT to reach Big Ten tournament finals -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

One Giant Leap -- College Hockey News (Rappleye)

Penn State wins 2OT thriller, advances to Big Ten final while locking up NCAA tournament bid -- Collegian (Fischer)

Penn State Hockey, Still New to Division I, Chases First Tournament Berth -- New York Times (Santaniello)

NO. 15 PENN STATE OUTLASTS NO. 5 MINNESOTA IN DOUBLE OT -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Nittany Lions Win 2OT Thriller, Lock Up NCAA Bid And Head To Big Ten Title Game -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Three takeaways from Penn State’s 4-3 victory over Minnesota -- USCHO (Weston)

Wrestling

Penn State sends 5 into finals, blows open team race lead after Day 2 of NCAA championships -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State's Retherford among 7 unbeatens in wrestling final -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State running away from rest of NCAA Wrestling Championships field -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Penn State takes step toward NCAA Division I team wrestling title -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Wunderley)

DAY 2 NCAA TOURNAMENT RECAP -- Roar Lions Roar (Dougherty)

Five Penn State Wrestlers Head to NCAA Finals -- StateCollege.com (Colucci)

Penn State perfect in NCAA wrestling semifinals -- WJAC (Conigliaro)

FRIDAY MAR. 17

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Chris Godwin showcases his 'maniacal' work ethic at Penn State's Pro Day -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Notes from Penn State's Pro Day -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Garrett Sickels rebounds from disappointing Combine at Penn State Pro Day -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Chris Godwin to meet with Eagles, Steelers -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Brandon Bell on missing NFL Combine: “It sucked” -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Nyeem Wartman-White not giving up on NFL dream -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

23 things we learned at Penn State's Pro Day -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Garrett Sickels didn't consult NFL Draft Advisory board before leaving Penn State, and doesn't regret it -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Despite QB snafu, former Penn State receiver Chris Godwin pleased with Pro Day drills -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

For Penn State's Brandon Bell, a chance to impress scouts at pro day -- Philly.com (McCarthy)

What are Alabama’s chances of flipping elite Penn State QB commit? -- SECCountry,com (Kirschner)

Beaver Stadium: From Farmer’s College to Cash Cow -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Sickels Makes Most Of Opportunity With Solid Pro Day -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Basketball

Penn State’s Terrence Samuel, Isaiah Washington to transfer -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State ready to enter WNIT for first time in seven years -- Collegian (Panny)

Isaiah Washington and Terrence Samuel depart -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Penn State Basketball Announces Two Transfers -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Hockey

Penn State races past Michigan to keep NCAA hopes alive -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State advances to semifinal of Big Ten tournament with dominant win over Michigan -- Collegian (Beckman)

Penn State may be without leading goal scorer Andrew Sturtz in Big Ten semifinal -- Collegian (Fischer)

Survive and Advance: Penn State Beats Michigan 4-1 in Big Ten Tournament -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

Nittany Lions Advance, Knock Off Michigan 4-1 In Big Ten Tournament -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Penn State leads team race after Day 1 of NCAA championships -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State nearly perfect on first day -- Lewistown Sentinel (Elder)

Penn State leads NCAA Championships after 2 rounds, will take 7 wrestlers to Friday's quarterfinals -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Penn State sends 7 wrestlers into NCAA quarterfinals -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

Nittany Lions Lead After Day One of NCAA Championships -- StateCollege.com (Connelly)

Penn State dominates early rounds of NCAA wrestling tourney -- WJAC (Conigliaro)

THURSDAY MAR. 16

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Four things to watch at Penn State's Pro Day -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

WR Chris Godwin ‘jumping’ on to NFL scouts’ radars with ability to catch in traffic -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Who has the most to prove at Penn State’s Pro Day? -- Centre Daily Times

What to know before Penn State's Pro Day -- Lions 247 (Callahan)

Spring-ball position preview: Offensive tackle -- Lions 247 (Callahan)

FOR THE FUTURE (03.16.17): NEW GRADUATE ASSISTANT FROM LOCK HAVEN JOINS FOOTBALL STAFF -- Roar Lions Roar (Vecellio)

FOR THE FUTURE (03.15.17): A NEW FLORIDA TARGET, A LB TARGET STANDS OUT -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Former Nittany Lions Set to Participate in Pro Day -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Hockey

NCAA hopes on line as Penn State meets Michigan on ice again -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State travels to Detroit for Big Ten tournament with a lot on the line -- Collegian (Fischer)

Penn State's sudden ice hockey success built on a dream, and $100 million -- Philly.com (Fitzpatrick)

172 Games Later, A Big Moment Awaits In 173 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Penn State seeking 6th national title in 7 years -- Associated Press

Penn State Nittany Lions ready for NCAA?Tournament -- Lock Haven Express (Elder)

Nick Suriano out of NCAA Wrestling Championships -- NJ.com (Dunleavy)

Penn State's Nick Suriano forced to withdraw from NCAA Wrestling Championships because of ankle injury -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Penn State wrestlers focus on sixth national title in past seven years -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Wunderley)

McCutcheon chasing elusive All-American status at NCAA tournament -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Gulasy)

Penn State's Suriano to miss NCAA championships -- WJAC (Conigliaro)

WEDNESDAY MAR. 15

Penn State Football/Recruiting

247Sports Still-too-early Top 25 countdown: No. 6 Penn State -- 247Sports (Hummer)

Penn State ponders how to pay for its sweeping athletics future -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Beaver Stadium renovations will not change Penn State football -- Collegian

For the Future (03.14.17) -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Penn State Football Early Position Preview 2017: Offensive Line -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Basketball

Penn State was wise to retain Pat Chambers, but team must contend for a NCAA Tournament berth next season -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Hockey

Biggest Penn State hockey game ever? -- WJAC (Conigliaro)

Wrestling

Penn State's wrestlers from Pittsburgh will have big impact at NCAAs -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

TUESDAY MAR. 14

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Dramatic changes coming to Penn State's Beaver Stadium -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

First look at the Beaver Stadium renovation plans -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Maxwell Club recognizes Penn State's Franklin, McSorley -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Beaver Stadium to undergo ‘substantial renovations,’ drop to about 103,000 capacity -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

PSU athletic master plan includes plans to reduce Beaver Stadium capacity to roughly 103,000 -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

What will Penn State's Beaver Stadium look like in the future? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State has grand plans for athletic facilities renovations, but most will not be realized any time soon -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Proposed renovations would decrease Beaver Stadium capacity -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Molinari)

PENN STATE SHARES FUTURE BEAVER STADIUM RENDERINGS -- Roar Lions Roar

Everything You Need To Know About The Beaver Stadium Renovations -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Beaver Stadium Renovation Set -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Basketball

WOMEN'S BASKETBALL EARNS WNIT BERTH -- GoPSUSports.com

Hockey

Mental toughness gets major test this week for Penn State hockey team -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Defensemen have been big contributors to Penn State hockey’s offense -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Pedrie Lands First-Team Big Ten Honors -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Sanderson says Suriano is ‘in’ for the NCAA tournament -- Centre Daily Times

Nick Suriano's in, Cael Sanderson says, and Penn State's ready for some NCAA wrestling in St. Louis -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

MONDAY MAR. 13

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Spring-ball position preview: Tight end -- Lions247 (Callahan)

The Text of James Franklin’s Spring Practice Message -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Penn State Football Early Position Preview 2017: Running Back -- Victory Bell Rings (Lunnen)

PSU master plan to be revealed Monday -- WTAJ (Cheung)

Basketball

Penn State officially skipping the CBI again -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State Basketball’s Top Performances Vs. Big Ten NCAA Tournament Teams -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

SUNDAY MAR. 12

Penn State Football/Recruiting

5 reasons Trace McSorley could win the 2017 Heisman Trophy -- FanSided (Wieder)

Saquon Barkley Is The Best Big-Play Threat In College Football -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Basketball

Success of Northwestern, Minnesota at Big Ten tournament shows future can be bright for Penn State -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Hockey

Michigan rocks foundering Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Five Thoughts As Nittany Lions Swept By Michigan -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

SATURDAY MAR. 4

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State at the 2017 NFL Combine -- Black Shoe Diaries (Greene)

NFL Combine 2017: Why Chris Godwin was puking before the Rose Bowl, leaving regardless -- PennLive.com (Klinger)

NFL Combine 2017: PSU's Chris Godwin reaches 19 bench press reps -- PennLive.com (Kasinitz)

From Penn State football's revenue to recruiting costs: 25 numbers to know from the athletic budget -- Phttp://www.gopsusports.com/sports/m-hockey/recaps/030317aaa.htmlennLive.com

What do graduate assistants do and why is Penn State replacing its group? -- PennLive.com

Nittany Lions Add Former Rutgers Assistant As Consultant -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Meet the biggest heart of the Nittany Lions -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Hockey

Untimely turnovers doom Penn State in 7-4 loss to Wisconsin -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

NO. 11 MHKY FALLS TO NO. 16 WISCONSIN, 7-4 -- GoPSUSports.com

Following 7-4 Loss, Not Much Gets Bigger Than Saturday Night -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Big Ten Wrestling Championships Release -- Big Ten

Cael Sanderson: ‘We wouldn't want to be anywhere else in any other conference’ -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Big Ten Tournament: Wrestlers grappling with how to take down Penn State -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Mum’s the word on Suriano for B1G -- Lewistown Sentinel (Elder)

FRIDAY MAR. 3

Penn State Football/Recruiting

After 16-month study, Penn State set to unveil sports facilities plan on March 13 -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State Athletics to unveil Facilities Master Plan on March 13 -- Collegian (Hirsh)

How does the 2016 team stack up in Penn State history? -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Watch: PSU's Mike Gesicki steals show in team dunk contest -- Lions247 (Linton)

Two Penn State commits set to play in Hawaii all-star game next year -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Future of Beaver Stadium and more to be shared March 13 -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Isheem Young, a Penn State target and Imhotep star, picks up offer from rising ACC school -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Penn State recruiting notes: Lions send out two new offers, learn of spring visitors -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State Class of 2018 defense recruiting rundown -- PennLive.com

CAN CHRIS GODWIN REPLICATE ALLEN ROBINSON'S NFL SUCCESS? -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

FOR THE FUTURE (3.2.17): NEW DL OFFERS, PCC ATHLETE TO VISIT -- Roar Lions Roar (Fritz)

Franklin Adds a Trio of Penn State Football Vets to His Staff -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Basketball

Lady Lions fall, but Teniya Page eclipses 1,000-point mark -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State women’s basketball falls to Minnesota 70-64 in Big Ten Tournament opener -- Collegian (Panny)

Penn State will try to end regular season on a high note at Iowa -- Collegian (Lungaro)

PAGE'S RECORD SETTING NIGHT NOT ENOUGH VS. MINNESOTA -- GoPSUSports.com

Hockey

Seniors who were part of hockey team’s foundation to be honored -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Miscellaneous

Barbour Selected NACDA AD of the Year -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State athletic director Sandy Barbour picked as one of four NACDA FBS athletic directors of the year -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Barbour One Of Four To Receive Yearly Honor -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Big Ten Wrestling Tournament Preview: The Upper Weights -- Black Shoe Diaries

Big Ten Wrestling Tournament Preview: The Lower Weights -- Black Shoe Diaries

Penn State wrestling in search for sixth Big Ten title in the last seven years -- Collegian (Neri)

Big Ten Wrestling Tournament Approaches for Lions -- Lock Haven Express (Elder)

Overall team depth will go a long way in Penn State's attempt at another Big Ten wrestling title -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Gulibon Hitting Peak Heading into Final Big Ten, NCAA Championships -- StateCollege.com (Colucci)

THURSDAY MAR. 2

Penn State Football/Recruiting

PENN STATE COACHING STAFF TO CONDUCT FOOTBALL SPRING CHALK TALK MARCH 24-25 -- GoPSUSports.com

Bet on speed for Barkley, Penn State -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State offers Alabama DE -- Lions247 (Fitz)

How Penn State WR Chris Godwin's Delaware roots launched him to the NFL's doorstep -- PennLive.com (Kasinitz)

NFL Combine 2017: Bill O'Brien reflects on Penn State's Rose Bowl run -- PennLive.com (Klinger)

Four-star Kwantel Raines will list Penn State, Pitt in top 15 -- PennLive.com (Kirschmann)

Can you guess Saquon Barkley's 40-yard dash time? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's Garrett Sickels and the NFL combine -- PennLive.com

NFL Combine 2017: Tracking the Two Nittany Lions in Indianapolis -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Hockey

Penn State’s David Goodwin good at hockey, better at being human -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State prepares to keep emotions in check for Senior Night -- Collegian (Beckman)

Nittany Lions Home Sell Out Streak Could Reach 57 This Weekend -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

WEDNESDAY MAR. 1

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Must-win and trap games for Penn State football in 2017 -- 247 Sports (Ryan)

Big Ten Spring Football Preview: Penn State Nittany Lions -- Big Ten Network (Dienhart)

Callahan Q&A recap: Recruiting and future of hoops -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Penn State offers legacy wide receiver recruit and more recruiting notes -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

FOR THE FUTURE (02.28.17): CURTIS ENIS' SON(!!!) GETS AN OFFER -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

SICKELS AND SCHWAN ARE GONE, WHO IS PENN STATE'S NEXT SACK MASTER? -- Roar Lions Roar (Fritz)

Penn State Football Recruiting Roundup: March 1, 2017 -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Basketball

Ohio State Edges Penn State 71-70 to Break Lions’ Hearts Once Again -- Black Shoe Diaries (Yorke)

Last-second bucket helps Ohio State slip past Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Lady Lions focusing on Big Ten tournament, hoping for NCAA tournament -- Centre Daily Times (Moyer)

Ohio State hands Penn State another close loss after Tate's late layup -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Tony Carr turning into go-to player -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State women’s basketball ready for a competitive Big Ten tournament -- Collegian (McQuillan)

LADY LION GAMEDAY: VS. MINNESOTA -- GoPSUSports.com

More Heartbreak As Ohio State Wins 71-70 At Near Buzzer -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Penn State wrestler Geno Morelli earns postgraduate scholarship -- Centre Daily Times

TUESDAY FEB. 28

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State extends an offer to the son of former Nittany Lions great Curtis Enis -- Land of 10 (Keeler)

Southern California should top Penn State’s non-conference opponent wish list -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Penn State RB commit Ricky Slade: ‘I am 110% committed’ to Nittany Lions -- Land of 10 (Staats)

5 recruits trending toward Penn State on the Crystal Ball -- Lions247 (Callahan)

This offseason, Penn State is brimming with confidence -- USA Today (Myerberg)

Basketball

Penn State’s Tony Carr uses height advantage to thrive in post late in season -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Lady Lions’ Teniya Page named to first-team All-Big Ten -- Centre Daily Times

Mindset not changing for Penn State as regular season nears end -- Collegian (Lungaro)

NITTANY LION GAMEDAY #30: OHIO STATE -- GoPSUSports.com

PAGE HIGHLIGHTS WBB ALL-B1G HONOREES -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State must address its 3-point deficiency soon or risk wasting its promising young team -- PennLive.com (Jones)

MONDAY FEB. 27

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Tool City speedster claims state’s 60 -- Meadville Tribune

Offered end Marcellus Earlington says Penn State "made me feel like I was family" -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

JVP, OB, CJF and the BOT -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Basketball

Penn State women’s basketball downs Michigan in annual Pink Zone game -- Centre Daily Times (Miller)

Penn State women’s basketball rallies in final seconds to defeat Michigan in annual Pink Zone game -- Collegian (Panny)

Penn State women’s basketball overcomes injuries to play solid defensively -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Despite struggles, this was not a lost season for Penn State -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Late Game Heroics Guide WBB Past No. 24/25 Michigan -- GoPSUSports.com

Hockey

Improving local youth talent is going to be a huge help for Penn State hockey -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

SUNDAY FEB. 26

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State offers visiting DT -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Basketball

Road Blocked: Minnesota 81, Penn State 71 -- Black Shoe Diaries (Moreta-Feliz)

Penn State falls to Minnesota -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State's loss to Minnesota extends losing streak to three -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State women’s basketball players get emotional leading up to annual Pink Zone game Sunday -- Collegian (Panny)

MINNESOTA 81, PENN STATE 71: LYNCH DOMINANT, LIONS NOT SHARP ENOUGH -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

White Hot Gophers Handle Penn State 81-71 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Hockey

Penn State Completes Sweep Of Spartans, Moves Into Contention For A Big Ten Tourney Bye -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Penn State drops Michigan State to sweep season series -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State escapes East Lansing upset-free after beating Michigan State -- Collegian (Duriez)

NO. 11 MHKY COMPLETES SERIES SWEEP OF MSU WITH 4-1 VICTORY -- GoPSUSports.com

Nittany Lions Sweep Michigan State With 4-1 Victory -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

SATURDAY FEB. 25

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Committany Nation: Junior Day Preview -- Black Shoe Diaries (Koerbler)

4-Star 2018 DT Tyler Friday Visiting Penn State This Weekend -- Campus Insiders

ESPN: Penn State has the best QB, offense in the Big Ten entering 2017 season -- Land of 10 (Petrella)

Penn State preps for spring: Examining the RB position and the names, numbers and quotes that go with it -- PennLive.com

Penn State President Eric Barron outlines $4 million revenue sharing plan from next Big 10 media contract -- PennLive.com (Thompson)

After a couple visits, Penn State feels 'like home' for four-star recruit Isheem Young -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

BREAKING DOWN WHO WILL BE AT PENN STATE'S JUNIOR DAY WEEKEND -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

James Franklin Addresses Penn State Board of Trustees -- StateCollege.com (Rushton)

Baseball

Penn State opens 4-game series with win -- Centre Daily Times

Basketball

Penn State looks to maintain physicality, toughness against Minnesota -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

LADY LION GAMEDAY: HOST MICHIGAN -- GoPSUSports.com

RED HOT GOPHERS LOOK TO SPLIT SEASON SERIES -- Roar Lions Roar (Smith)

Nittany Lions Travel to Minnesota -- Victory Bell Rings (Lunnen)

Hockey

Penn State Wins 4-2 Versus Michigan State To Remain In Playoff Contention -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Penn State fights off Michigan State’s upset attempt -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

NO. 11 MHKY DEFEATS MICHIGAN STATE, 4-2 -- GoPSUSports.com

NO. 11 PENN STATE RALLIES FOR CRUCIAL 4-2 WIN AGAINST MICHIGAN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

Nittany Lions Pick Up Key 4-2 Win Over Michigan State -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Volleyball

Penn State beats George Mason in four sets -- Centre Daily Times

FRIDAY FEB. 24

Penn State Football/Recruiting

WATCH: Penn State’s Saquon Barkley, as you’d expect, totally crushes the 40-yard dash -- Land of 10 (Keeler)

Big Ten gets it right by scheduling Maryland, Rutgers as Penn State’s year-end opponents -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Coach James Franklin discusses THON on ESPN: It’s ‘what Penn State’s all about’ -- Land of 10 (Petrella)

4-star N.J. CB Nyquee Hawkins high on Penn State, Virginia Tech -- NJ.com (Hunt)

BRIAN ASAMOAH GOES IN-DEPTH WITH HIS TOP-6 SCHOOLS -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Is #107k Possible for the Blue-White Game? -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Sickels Set To Make Most Of Combine For Rare Diseases -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State Football Recruiting: Junior Day Preview -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Basketball

Penn State @ Minnesota Preview: A Rematch on the Road -- Black Shoe Diaries (Rowen)

Penn State hits the road for rematch with Minnesota -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Penn State women’s basketball finds ways to get loose during late-season run -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Hockey

Big goals are possible with big final stretch for Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

NO. 11 MHKY VISITS MICHIGAN STATE FOR WEEKEND SERIES -- GoPSUSports.com

From Wilkes-Barre with love: Russian duo making big impact as freshmen for Penn State -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

PENN STATE'S PATH TO THE NCAA TOURNAMENT -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

Wrestling

Penn State's Nick Suriano injured, but keeping off the mat is nearly impossible, NJ coach says -- NJ.com (Dunleavy)

THURSDAY FEB. 23

Penn State Football/Recruiting

4-Star Penn State Commit Justin Fields Gives Florida Gators High Praise After Offer -- Campus Insiders (Judin)

Penn State Coaches Caravan, headlined by James Franklin, returns in May -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Franklin to Headline Penn State Coaches Caravan in May -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State recruiting: Updates on Justin Fields, Micah Parsons, changes at Imhotep -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Junior Day Capsule: Lions getting visit from top DT -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Penn State in top group for bigtime LB -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Spring-ball Battle: Strong safety -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Penn State preps for spring: Examining the QB position and the names, numbers and quotes that go with it -- PennLive.com

Basketball

Penn State women's basketball stunned late after blowing 19-point lead -- Collegian (Solis)

Strong First Half Not Enough in Loss at Michigan State -- GoPSUSports.com

Results, Not Promise: Penn State Basketball Close To Taking Next Step -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Former Rutgers coach Bob Wenzel: Penn State basketball fans "have to start buying in more" -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Hockey

Penn State defensemen producing more offense than any other team -- Collegian (Fischer)

The incredible ascent of Hockey Valley -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Nittany Lions Hopeful To Fix Power Play Woes -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Injured Penn State freshman Nick Suriano 'has some work to do,' but Cael Sanderson says he'll be at the Big Tens -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

WEDNESDAY FEB. 22

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State athletes raise nearly $60,000 at THON -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Callahan Q&A recap: 2017 schedule and depth chart thoughts -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Why did Ricky Slade pick Penn State? The answer from C.D. Hylton head coach Tony Lilly -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

UNCERTAIN LINEBACKER: PROJECTING THE NITTANY LIONS 2017 LB DEPTH CHART -- Roar Lions Roar (Fritz)

AENEAS HAWKINS ON PENN STATE: "I FEEL LIKE THEY'RE THE BEST RECRUITERS IN THE GAME." -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Basketball

What We Learned: Purdue Boilermakers 74, Penn State Nittany Lions 70 (OT) -- BT Powerhouse (Bennett)

Penn State falls to No. 14 Purdue in overtime -- Collegian (Han)

BOILERS ESCAPE DESPITE WATKINS, CARR HEROICS -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

Boilers Sinks Nittany Lions In Overtime -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Nittany Lions Fall Short in Upset Bid With Overtime Loss to No. 14 Purdue -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

TUESDAY FEB. 21

Penn State Football/Recruiting

MOORHEAD NAMED OFFENSIVE COORDINATOR OF THE YEAR -- GoPSUSports.com

4-star QB Justin Fields ‘100-percent committed’ to Penn State, but he and Florida have mutual interest -- Land of 10 (Abolverdi)

Penn State defense must keep forcing dead plays in 2017 -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Penn State offers DeMatha WR -- Lions247 (Fitz)

James Franklin And Co. Congratulate Penn State Wrestling In Style -- Onward State (Colucci)

Penn State is getting set for a big recruiting weekend -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State is aiming high after its Big Ten championship -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Sankofa)

Penn State and Oklahoma are off to hot recruiting starts -- SB Nation (Johnson)

Penn State Football Coaches Wear Singlets to Congratulate Wrestling Team -- StateCollege.com (Rushton)

Penn State Football Impact Freshman: OL Michal Menet -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Basketball

Purdue’s Caleb Swanigan serves as example for Penn State big men -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State’s Nazeer Bostick out 2-3 weeks after fracturing hand -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State’s postseason hopes ride on last three games -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Bostick To Miss A Few Weeks With Hand Fracture -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

MONDAY FEB. 20

Penn State Football/Recruiting

A Q&A with Penn State offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State’s Charlie Shuman dances with young friend in mind at Thon -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Three-star safety checking out Penn State -- Lions247 (Fitz)

LET'S TALK ABOUT JUSTIN FIELDS' TESTING NUMBERS AT THE ORLANDO REGIONAL CAMP FOR THE OPENING -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Expect a Spring Thaw of Key Dates and Big News -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Penn State Offensive Tackle Charlie Shuman Brings 'Servant Leadership' to THON -- StateCollege.com (Abruzzese)

Penn State Football Recruiting Roundup: February 20, 2017 -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Wrestling

No. 2 Nittany Lions top No. 1 Oklahoma State for NWCA Dual Championship series crown -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State overcomes huge deficit to win NWCA Dual Championship -- Collegian (King)

Penn State solidifies case for best in the nation -- Daily O'Collegian (Garza)

No. 2 Penn State dominates No. 1 Oklahoma State in title match -- GoPSUSports.com

Nick Suriano, N.J. wrestling great at Penn State, injured in controversial NWCA Duals -- NJ.com (Dunleavy)

Penn State emerges from early hole to thump Oklahoma State and win Dual Championship Series -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

NO. 2 PENN STATE WRESTLING DOWNS NO. 1 OKLAHOMA STATE WITH A THRILLING COMEBACK -- Roar Lions Roar (Dougherty)

Cowboys dominated by Penn State in National Dual finals -- Stillwater Press News (Elmquist)

Penn State wrestlers prevail, but OSU makes history with the largest crowd ever at Gallagher-Iba Arena -- Tulsa World (Haisten)

SATURDAY FEB. 18

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Nike Football The Opening Orlando Regional Primer -- 247 Sports (Wiltfong)

Penn State OL Charlie Shuman will stand for 46 hours in school’s dance marathon -- Land of 10 (Petrella)

Penn State recruiting experts make their picks: Underrated defensive players in the Lions' 2017 class -- PennLive.com

Group of recruits from Michigan added to Penn State's weekend visitor list -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Franklin building relationships with local coaches -- Wilkes-Barre Citizens Voice

Hockey

Penn State drops showdown with Minnesota -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

No. 5 Minnesota pulls away from No. 9 Penn State late in 6-3 win -- Collegian (Martell)

Penn State is thwarted by 40 saves from Eric Schierhorn -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State women’s hockey takes down No. 8 Robert Morris -- Collegian (Nanasi)

3 GOAL 3RD LIFTS #5 MINNESOTA PAST #9 MHKY, 6-3 -- GoPSUSports.com

WHKY DOWNS NO. 8 RMU, 3-2 -- GoPSUSports.com

Third Period Pushes Minnesota Past Penn State 6-3 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Penn State will travel to Oklahoma State to compete in NWCA Dual Championships -- Collegian (Neri)

Oklahoma State and Penn State set for potential classic -- NCAA.com (Moore)

Penn State's explosive offensive style makes No. 2 Nittany Lions favorites over No. 1 Oklahoma State on Sunday -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

FRIDAY FEB. 17

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State must fix red zone issues by moving football on early downs -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Penn State’s remote location, far from major airports, poses a recruiting challenge -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Spring-ball Battle: Defensive end -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Patient Brown finds his way to Penn State -- Lions247 (Fitz)

Weekend Primer: Penn State's Thon weekend will have football flavor -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Top defensive end, four-star offensive tackle headline the early Penn State recruiting visitors to know for next weekend -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

RECRUITING ROUNDUP (2.17.17): 2018 DEFENSIVE PREVIEW -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Dissecting the 50/50 Ball Now That Chris Godwin is Gone -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

TE Mike Gesicki Primed for a Big Season -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Basketball

Penn State women’s basketball was greeted by James Franklin last weekend -- Collegian (Panny)

Hockey

Penn State’s Trevor Hamilton making big contributions ahead of Minnesota weekend -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

TOP-10 BATTLE: #9 MHKY HOSTS #5 MINNESOTA IN WEEKEND SERIES -- GoPSUSports.com

Wrestling

Cowboys in familiar territory ahead of clash with Penn State -- Daily O'Collegian (Garza)

Penn State freshman Nick Suriano -- as expected -- makes smooth transition into wrestling lineup -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

For No. 2 Penn State vs. No. 1 OSU wrestling, a webcast only -- Tulsa World (Haisten)

THURSDAY FEB. 16

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Joe Moorhead is 247Sports' Offensive Coordinator of the Year -- 247 Sports (Haney)

Inside Luketa's international journey to Penn State -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Penn State Class of 2018 recruiting target board: Defense -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

For the Future (02.16.17): More Offers and Junior Day Starting to Take Shape -- Roar Lions Roar (Fritz)

PENN STATE RECRUITING ROUNDUP (2.15.17): 2018 OFFENSIVE PREVIEW -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Godwin And Sickels Land NFL Combine Invites -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State Enters Season With a Loaded Backfield -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Basketball

Relaxed focus leads Penn State women’s basketball to win over Illinois -- Collegian (Panny)

Joe Crispin's style was opposite of Tony Carr, but he can relate to PSU freshman point guard -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Penn State, Oklahoma State face off again for NWCA title -- Altoona Mirror

No team is more focused than No. 2 Penn State on the wrestling mat -- WJAC

WEDNESDAY FEB. 15

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Must-win and trap games of 2017: Penn State Nittany Lions -- ESPN.com (Murphy)

Looking back at Penn State’s surprising 2012 recruiting class -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State sets summer football camp dates -- GoPSUSports.com

Meet Warwick's Hayden Rucci, a Penn State legacy whose recruitment is just getting started -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

FOR THE FUTURE (2.14.17): EVERYONE LOVES JESSE LUKETA -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

Basketball

Penn State suffers blowout loss to Nebraska -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State women’s basketball thumps Illinois after quick start -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State's momentum stalls, downed by Nebraska -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Penn State women’s basketball uses strong first quarter to defeat Illinois 80-62 -- Collegian (Panny)

STRONG START LEADS LADY LIONS TO ROAD WIN AT ILLINOIS -- GoPSUSports.com

NEBRASKA 82, PENN STATE 66: LIONS PUNISHED FOR DEFENSIVE NO-SHOW -- Roar Lions Roar

Busy February Catches Up To Nittany Lions In 82-66 Loss To Nebraska -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

Cael Sanderson frustrated with NWCA Dual Championship Series draw -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Cael Sanderson questions teams' commitment to Dual Championship Series format -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

TUESDAY FEB. 14

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State signee, Harrisburg star Damion Barber makes ailing fan's day -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Penn State Impact Freshman: DE Shane Simmons -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Penn State football Q&A -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Basketball

Josh Reaves leads Big Ten in steals with combination of instincts and effort -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Lamar Stevens earns Big Ten basketball honor -- Centre Daily Times

PSU’s Teniya Page makes Big Ten weekly honor roll for women’s basketball -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State will go for three straight wins when it takes on struggling Nebraska -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State women's basketball seeks fourth straight win -- Collegian (Solis)

NITTANY LION GAMEDAY #27: AT NEBRASKA -- GoPSUSports.com

LADY LION GAMEDAY: AT ILLINOIS -- GoPSUSports.com

Hockey

Penn State will be without Kevin Kerr this weekend -- Collegian (Fischer)

Miscellaneous

Penn State athletics unveils recent academic achievements -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

MONDAY FEB. 13

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State's early offseason to-do list -- Lions247 (Callahan)

Penn State commit Micah Parsons picks up a big FBS offer -- PennLive.com (Carr)

Penn State’s 2017 Roster is Bursting With Seniors and Experienced Starters -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Even PSU haters can't resist Franklin's charms -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Basketball

Payton Banks shoots out of slump, leads Penn State to first road win over Illinois since 2009 -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Wrestling

Penn State wraps up Big Ten championship -- Altoona Mirror (Irwin)

No. 2 Nittany Lions roll over Maryland on way to Big Ten crown -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Mark Hall has impressive first weekend at Rec Hall -- Collegian (King)

LIONS SWARM MARYLAND TO CLAIM 2017 B1G DUAL CHAMPIONSHIP -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State wins Big 10 regular-season wrestling title -- Johnstown Tribune-Democrat

With Big Ten title in pocket, a 'consistent' Penn State wrestling team looking for Dual Championship Series crown -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

No. 1 Penn State Wrestling Rides Five-Pin Streak to 45-6 Win and Regular Season Title -- StateCollege.com (Colucci)

Penn State wrestlers dominant on Senior Day -- Williamsport Sun-Gazette (Elder)

SUNDAY FEB. 12

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Winning is back, and Penn State season tickets are going fast -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Lamont Wade talks about the future of Penn State football -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Penn State signee, Clairton star Lamont Wade, St. Joseph's Prep's D'Andre Swift win Mr. PA Football awards -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Penn State commit Micah Parsons talks about being only junior up for Mr. PA Football -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Basketball

Payton Banks leads Penn State to win over Illinois -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Seniors set tone as Penn State women’s basketball beats Purdue on Senior Day -- Collegian (Miller)

Payton Banks' comeback game helps Penn State beat Illinois -- Collegian (Han)

Seniors lead Penn State women’s basketball to victory over Purdue on senior night -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Guard Teniya Page continues strong play for Penn State women’s basketball -- Collegian (Panny)

SENIORS, STRONG SECOND HALF LEAD WOMEN'S BASKETBALL PAST PURDUE, 79-73 -- GoPSUSports.com

PENN STATE 83, ILLINOIS 70: BANKS, FRESHMEN POP ILLINI'S BUBBLE IN CHAMPAIGN -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

Strong Outing from Banks Helps Nittany Lions Past Illinois -- StateCollege.com (Rockwell)

Hockey

Freshmen deliver win as Penn State sweeps Wisconsin -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State sweeps Wisconsin as Denis Smirnov pots four points -- Collegian (Fischer)

NO. 10 MHKY COMPLETES SWEEP OF NO. 17 WISCONSIN, 5-2 -- GoPSUSports.com

SMIRNOV RETURNS TO FORM AS PENN STATE HOCKEY EARNS CRUCIAL SWEEP -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

Nittany Lions Sweep Wisconsin With 5-2 Victory -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

SATURDAY FEB. 11

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Coach’s relationship with James Franklin helpful for Penn State commit Nick Tarburton -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Pennridge's Nick Tarburton commits to Penn State -- The Intelligencer (Markol)

That’s a bonus: Big Ten football coaches cash in during bowl season -- Land of 10 (Lenzi)

Penn State target Shaquon Anderson-Butts gets flurry of offers including Notre Dame -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Penn State lands trio of players on Big 33 Football Classic roster -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Will Penn State get another commit this weekend? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

The 11 college football offenses that improved (or declined) most in 2016 -- SB Nation (Kirshner)

Basketball

Penn State’s Lamar Stevens diversifies game with addition of 3-point shot -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

NITTANY LION GAMEDAY #26: AT ILLINOIS -- GoPSUSports.com

LADY LION GAMEDAY: HOST PURDUE -- GoPSUSports.com

CAN LIONS CARRY MOMENTUM INTO CHAMPAIGN? -- Roar Lions Roar (Dougherty)

Nittany Lions Look to Start Win Streak at Illinois -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Hockey

Penn State offense returns with fire to burn Wisconsin -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

GOODWIN PACES #10 MHKY IN 6-3 WIN OVER #17 WISCONSIN -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State Hockey Snaps Five-Game Winless Streak, Defeats Wisconsin 6-3 -- Onward State (Civian)

GOODWIN, JONES LEAD NO. 10 PENN STATE TO MUCH-NEEDED VICTORY OVER NO. 17 WISCONSIN -- Roar Lions Roar (Leeson)

Nittany Lions Net Key 6-3 Victory Over No. 17 Wisconsin -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Softball

Penn State softball knocks off No. 4 LSU -- Centre Daily Times

Solid pitching from Madison Seifert leads Penn State softball to upset over LSU -- Collegian (Eckert)

SB TAKES DOWN NO. 4 LSU TO OPEN 2017 -- GoPSUSports.com

Wrestling

Mark Hall, Nick Suriano steal show in No. 2 Penn State’s rout of No. 10 Illinois -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State wrestling earns dominating win over Illinois -- Collegian (Neri)

LIONS HAMMER NO. 11 ILLINOIS 34-7 TO REMAIN UNBEATEN -- GoPSUSports.com

Mark Hall's home debut a good one, and Penn State even better in 34-7 wrestling win over Illinois -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

No. 2 Nittany Lions near unbeaten regular season -- Williamsport Sun-Gazette (Elder)

FRIDAY FEB. 10

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Four-star linebacker Nick Tarburton commits to Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

FOOTBALL SEASON TICKETS IN HIGH DEMAND -- GoPSUSports.com

That's right, another Penn State verbal commitment -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Mike Gesicki could be the best tight end in America in 2017 -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State lands commitment from 3-star LB Nick Tarburton -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State ties in 247Sports' Class of 2018 Top247 -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

FIGURING OUT PENN STATE'S 2017 SAFETY DEPTH CHART -- Roar Lions Roar (Fritz)

THREE-STAR PA LINEBACKER NICK TARBURTON COMMITS TO PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

The five best value bets for the 2017 Heisman Trophy -- Sports Illustrated (Johnson)

Which 8 Schools Haven’t Had a Losing Season Since 2005? -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

2018 Class Adds Another In Tarburton -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Three Storylines to Watch This Spring -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Basketball

Penn State lands Class of 2017 forward -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State hits the road to take on Illinois -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State women’s basketball using second halves to hit stride at right time -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Penn State women’s basketball seniors look to secure individual legacies against Purdue -- Collegian (Panny)

What Buttrick should bring to Penn State hoops -- Lions247 (Callahan)

CSN's Trent Buttrick commits to Penn State -- Naples Daily News (Fisher)

Satchel Pierce Is The Anchor Pat Chambers Has Been Searching For -- Onward State (Stewart)

TRENT BUTTRICK: "IT'S WHERE I KNEW I WANTED TO BE." -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Hockey

Holy Ghost Prep grad Kevin Kerr helping Penn State stay strong in 'transitional' year -- Bucks County Courier-Times (Loeffler)

Penn State looking to get back to basics -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State set to take on rolling Badgers -- Collegian (Fischer)

Wrestling

Former Nittany Lion Kerry McCoy leading Maryland into first Rec Hall dual -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State wrestling will host final dual meets of the Big Ten season -- Collegian (Neri)

THURSDAY FEB. 9

Penn State Football/Recruiting

For Penn State, a No. 1 recruiting class with a long way to go until 2018 -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Power Ranking Penn State’s 2016 Season -- Black Shoe Diaries (Slanina)

Penn State adds more to stacked RB unit in recruiting -- Collegian (Lungaro)

The 10 teams with the easiest 2017 nonconference slates -- ESPN.com (Low)

BLUE-WHITE GAME PARKING DETAILS ANNOUNCED; KICK AT 3 P.M. -- GoPSUSports.com

FOOTBALL RUN-ON TRYOUTS TO BE HELD -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State super-stoked for early-morning workouts -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Landis' PSU football landing completes loaded Emmaus class -- LehighValleyLive.com (Folck)

HEISMAN HOPEFUL: HOW SAQUON BARKLEY CAN WIN IN 2017 -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

FOR THE FUTURE (02.08.17): DANIEL GEORGE VISIT, KWANTEL RAINES, AND A FIVE-STAR OFFER -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

Koa Farmer is a Breakout Candidate on the Penn State Defense in 2017 -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Basketball

Page drops 25 as Penn State women’s basketball wins 77-66 over Minnesota -- Centre Daily Times (Miller)

Rebounding propels Penn State women's basketball to second straight win -- Collegian (Solis)

Power forward Trent Buttrick commits to Penn State -- Collegian (Hirsh)

STRONG SECOND HALF LEADS WBB PAST MINNESOTA, 77-66 -- GoPSUSports.com

Nittany Lions Add 2017 Forward In Buttrick -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

With postseason nearing, Cael Sanderson comfortable with where team stands -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State freshmen Nick Suriano, Mark Hall have big things ahead of them, Cael Sanderson says -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Penn State Wrestling’s Jeff Byers: The Maestro at the Microphone -- StateCollege.com (Horlacher)

WEDNESDAY FEB. 8

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State coaches show support for Devon Still’s foundation in group photo -- Land of 10 (Hershkovich)

Ohio State targets new Penn State commit Jesse Luketa -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Recruiting Roundup (2/7) -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's connections to Canada, love of Brent Pry's scheme, just two of the reasons Jesse Luketa picked Penn State -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

FOR THE FUTURE (2.7.17): WE'RE IN TOP-10 SEASON -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Basketball

Stevens helps Penn State beat No. 21 Maryland 70-64 -- Associated Press

What We Learned: Penn State Nittany Lions 70, Maryland Terrapins 64 -- Big Ten Powerhouse (Head)

Penn State's upset over No. 21 Maryland a potential turning point -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State Shows Glimpses Of Bright Future In Win Over No. 21 Maryland -- Onward State (Connelly)

PENN STATE 70, MARYLAND 64: PHILLY FRESHMEN SHINE IN NEEDED UPSET -- Roar Lions Roar (Gibson)

Nittany Lions Go Wire-To-Wire In Win Over No. 21 Maryland -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

TUESDAY FEB. 7

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Coaches impressed by two-sport ability of Penn State signee Mac Hippenhammer -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Ohio State leads post-signing day, way-too-early Big Ten Power Rankings -- ESPN.com (Bennett)

Central Mountain’s star athlete Justin Neff commits to Penn State -- Lock Haven Express (Flowers)

TIGHT END PAT FREIERMUTH DETAILS HIS RECRUITMENT, HIS GAME AND HIS EXCITEMENT ABOUT PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

WHAT HAS TO HAPPEN FOR PENN STATE TO HAVE THE NATION'S TOP RANKED 2018 CLASS ON SIGNING DAY? -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

WHAT DOES JESSE LUKETA'S COMMITMENT MEAN FOR PENN STATE? -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Will PSU's offensive line finally be tough enough? -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Basketball

Penn State men’s basketball to face ranked Maryland team -- Collegian (Han)

Pat Chambers preaches ‘process’ for Penn State -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State women’s basketball still has work to do despite impressive road win -- Collegian (Panny)

NITTANY LION GAMEDAY #25: NO. 21 MARYLAND -- GoPSUSports.com 

Carr Steps Into Leadership Role As Captain -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

MONDAY FEB. 6

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Excitement builds around Penn State’s Lamont Wade -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State signee Lamont Wade showcases talent, leadership on ESPN’s ‘Outside the Lines’ -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

Franklin’s Recruiting Game Plan Similar to Paterno’s … For Now -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Alumni

Chris Hogan Plays Important Role In New England’s Historic Super Bowl Victory -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Basketball

Lady Lions rally past Northwestern for first Big Ten road win -- Centre Daily Times

Spann coming off bench to ignite Lady Lions -- Centre Daily Times (Miller)

Pat Chambers deserves more time on the sidelines for Penn State -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Men’s Basketball Works On Putting Past Behind It With Critical Clashes Ahead -- Onward State (Connelly)

SUNDAY FEB. 5

Penn State Football/Recruiting

PSU class deemed ‘terrific’ -- Altoona Mirror (Cmor)

PSU dream becomes reality for Hoenstine -- Altoona Mirror (Cmor)

Penn State recruiting machine on overdrive for 2018 -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

A look at the Southeastern Pa.'s top 2018 football prospects -- Philly.com (O'Brien)

Five-star Hylton RB Ricky Slade commits to Penn State -- Washington Post (Eilerson)

Penn State continues recruiting roll -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Basketball

Rutgers collects first-ever Big Ten road win by topping Penn State -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State Falls to Rutgers 70-68 -- GoPSUSports.com

Rutgers 70, Penn State 68: Hungover Lions' Comeback Too Little, Too Late -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

Rutgers Loss Magnifies The Challenge Of Growing Program -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Hockey

Penn State suffers rough loss at Minnesota -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State swept by Minnesota, drops fourth straight -- Collegian (Fischer)

#6 PSU Falls to #7 Minnesota, 5-2 -- GoPSUSports.com

No. 6 Penn State Drops Series Finale to No. 7 Minnesota 5-2 -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

SATURDAY FEB. 4

Penn State Football/Recruiting

RICKY SLADE TO PENN STATE: NITTANY LIONS LAND 4-STAR RB PROSPECT -- Bleacher Report (Conway)

Five-star running back Ricky Slade, three-star linebacker Jesse Luketa commit to Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Ricky Slade, 5-star running back, commits to Penn State, so look out Ohio State recruiting -- Cleveland Plain Dealer (Lesmerises)

RB Ricky Slade, No. 30 prospect in 2018 class, commits to Penn St. -- ESPN.com (VanHaaren)

Penn State continues momentum with strong recruiting performance -- ESPN.com (Bennett)

Looking Back at Penn State Football Signing Day -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Is this guy the sleeper of Penn State's recruiting class? -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State commit Zack Kuntz shrugs off recent offers from Oregon, LSU -- PennLive.com (Baillargeon)

Zack Kuntz unsure of when he'll be able to return from wrist fracture -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Penn State heads into weekend with plenty to clap about, stranglehold on No. 1 Class of 2018 -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State picks up commitment from top-rated 2018 RB Ricky Slade -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State nets commitment from 3-star Class of 2018 LB Jesse Luketa -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

JESSE LUKETA: "PENN STATE TO ME IS EVERYTHING. IT'S MY DREAM SCHOOL." -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

FIVE-STAR RUNNING BACK RICKY SLADE COMMITS TO PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

THREE-STAR PENNSYLVANIA LINEBACKER JESSE LUKETA COMMITS TO PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Top Rated Running Back Commits To Nittany Lions -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Three-Star Linebacker Makes It Six Commits In Six Days -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Three Penn State Recruits Who Could Play as True Freshmen in 2017 -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

PSU's No. 1 recruiting class gets even better -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Basketball

Penn State looks to avoid letdown against Rutgers -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State's Tony Carr endures tallest of tasks: Growing up as freshman point guard in Big Ten -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Nittany Lions Look to Right the Ship Versus Rutgers -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Hockey

Minnesota thumps Penn State men’s hockey -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

NO. 6 PENN STATE FALLS TO NO. 7 MINNESOTA, 5-1 -- GoPSUSports.com 

Wrestling

No. 2 Penn State puts on show in obliteration of No. 4 Ohio State -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State wrestling rolls over Ohio State in Columbus -- Collegian (King)

PENN STATE CRUSHES OHIO STATE 32-12 IN COLUMBUS -- GoPSUSports.com

Wrestling defeats Ohio State -- Lock Haven Express (Elder)

Penn State wins 7 of 10 bouts at Ohio State, quiets record Buckeye crowd in 32-12 victory -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

FRIDAY FEB. 3

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State football utilizing on-field success in recruiting -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Cumberland Valley’s Charlie Katshir commits to Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Top-5 class? Three 5-star players? A look at Penn State’s potential firsts in modern recruiting for 2018 -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State’s best chance to compete with Ohio State and Michigan in recruiting has just begun -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State Checks In At No. 5 in ESPN’s Post Signing Day Rankings -- Onward State (Castle)

Charlie Katshir explains why he chose Penn State, what his role will be -- PennLive.com (Baillargeon)

Charlie Katshir, Zack Kuntz talk about their Penn State commitments, National Signing Day -- PennLive.com (Baillargeon)

Who are the recruits that make up Penn State's recruiting class of 2018? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State lands Class of 2018 commitment No. 8 as Charlie Katshir picks the Lions -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's Class of 2017 heights and weights compared to current players -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Scouting future Penn State cornerback Tariq Castro-Fields in his coaches' words on National Signing Day -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Clairton's Lamont Wade heads Penn State's recruiting class -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Molinari)

THREE-STAR PENNSYLVANIA LINEBACKER CHARLIE KATSHIR COMMITS TO PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

VIDEO: PENN STATE CLASS OF 2017 TALKS ABOUT WHAT MAKES BEAVER STADIUM SPECIAL -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Penn State Brings Family Feel To National Signing Day Via Facebook Live -- SportTechie (Burns)

Next Up for Franklin? Quite Possibly a New Contract -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

2018 Class Adds Another In Charlie Katshir -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State Football Recruiting Commit Breakdown: LB Charlie Katshir -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Hockey

Penn State hockey looks to turn around fortunes at Minnesota -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

No. 6 Penn State heads to Minnesota for Big Ten matchup -- Collegian (Duriez)

Wrestling

No. 4 Ohio State poses last test for No. 2 Penn State on Big Ten schedule -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State’s swift rise could be good for Big Ten -- Pioneer Press (Graff)

THURSDAY FEB. 2

Penn State Football/Recruiting

On Penn State's offensive line, recruits bring a 'mean streak' -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Emmaus' Carson Landis accepts offer to walk on at Penn State -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Tariq Castro-Fields chooses Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

CJ Thorpe looking to make immediate impact at Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Takeaways on the defensive side of the ball for Penn State’s signing day -- Collegian (Rubin)

Takeaways from the offensive side of the ball for Penn State’s signing day -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State's 'War Room' shows every side of National Signing Day -- Collegian (Rubin)

PENN STATE WITH REASON TO CELEBRATE AS TIRELESS RECRUITING EFFORTS PAY OFF ON SIGNING DAY -- Comcast SportsNet (Jones)

How James Franklin already has Penn State excelling on the field and recruiting trail -- FoxSports.com (Mandel)

South Western's Hartlaub set to play at Penn State -- GameTimePA.com (Allibone)

Meadville's Brown makes Parade All-America team -- GoErie.com

FRANKLIN AND PENN STATE FOOTBALL INKS TOP 15 CLASS -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Grading Penn State’s 2017 recruiting class: A success, particularly on defense -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Emmaus' Landis flips from Lafayette to Penn State -- LehighValleyLive.com (Joyce)

The OL who wanted to be a linebacker: St. Joseph's Robbie Martin signs with Penn State -- NJ.com (Lanni)

Bolds provides drama with late pick of Penn State -- NorthJersey.com (Cooper)

Sean Clifford Already Laying Foundation For Penn State’s Future -- Onward State (Colucci)

Tariq Castro-Fields: From two stars to four stars to Penn State on National Signing Day -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Penn State's Class of 2017 not simply a sign of what's to come; it's also solid and deep -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Key takeaways from James Franklin's Signing Day news conference -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Why did Penn State want DT Corey Bolds, and what must he do now to ensure he can join the program this summer? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State had a need in the class of 2017; so how did it fill it with Ellis Brooks? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State holds off Maryland for four-star defensive back Tariq Castro-Fields -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

What happens in Penn State's recruiting "war room" on National Signing Day? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Signed Penn State DT Fred Hansard ready to "build a legacy" with Lions -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State signee Damion Barber motivated by brother's missteps -- PennLive.com (Baillargeon)

Penn State recruiting class ranks as high as 11th -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Penn State picks up late commitment from four-star CB -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Molinari)

Franklin, Penn State coaches ready to party -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State finishes strong, adds two key recruits -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State Recruiting Superlatives -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

MEET THE PENN STATE RECRUITING CLASS OF 2017 -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

FOUR-STAR MARYLAND DB TARIQ CASTRO-FIELDS COMMITS TO PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

Franklin Talks Big Ten Title's Impact On Recruiting -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Nittany Lions Land Big Target In Four-Star Corner -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Beaver Stadium Renovation Plans Targeting Late February Release -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

James Franklin Continues to Prove His Recruiting Reputation -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Penn State snags late recruits on signing day -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Basketball

Indiana outlasts Penn State men's basketball in 3-OT thriller -- Collegian (Han)

Early turnovers doom Penn State women's basketball against Ohio State -- Collegian (Solis)

Penn State Falls to Ohio State on the Road -- GoPSUSports.com

Pat Chambers: "We're Going to Learn From this Experience" -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Nittany Lions Fall 110-102 In 3OT To Indiana -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

NOTES: Penn State visits No. 3 Ohio State Friday Night -- GoPSUSports.com

Is Penn State-Ohio State just another college wrestling match? It all depends on the perspective -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

WEDNESDAY FEB. 1

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Four players to watch in Penn State's 2017 recruiting class -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

National Signing Day: Penn State football signings, updates -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Sean Clifford, the first commit of Penn State’s 2017 recruiting class, eager to get started -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State awaits decision from Castro-Fields -- Collegian (Rubin)

LOOK: Penn State coaching staff makes fun final pitch to 4-star Georgia commit Mark Webb -- Land of 10 (Staats)

Paramus Catholic 3-star DT Corey Bolds to sign to Penn State over Rutgers, Minnesota -- NJ.com (Hunt)

National Signing Day 2017: Live updates from Penn State, across the state -- PennLive.com

Penn State kicks off National Signing Day with commitment from Corey Bolds -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State to be featured on ESPN's National Signing Day special -- PennLive.com (Carr)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: DB Lamont Wade brings elite competitive drive to virtually any position -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: WR Cameron Sullivan-Brown is a smooth and versatile tactician -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Mark Webb's father: Penn State visit made him 'reevaluate some things' -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Penn State Burning Questions for Winter, Vol. III: Who is James Franklin's most valuable assistant coach? -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Experts rank Penn State recruiting class among the best in the Big Ten -- Philly.com (Juliano)

2017 Penn State national signing day live updates -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

SIGNED: C.J. THORPE PROVIDES BRUTE STRENGTH TO A SUDDENLY-STACKED PENN STATE INTERIOR OFFENSIVE LINE -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

SIGNED: SEAN CLIFFORD IS READY TO BE A LEADER AT PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

SIGNED: D.J. BROWN WILL LOOK TO BECOME THE NEXT GREAT PENN STATE CORNER TO COME OUT OF GEORGIA -- Roar Lions Roar (Fritz)

QB Sean Clifford Signs With Nittany Lions -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

He could be Penn State's next great tailback -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

TUESDAY JAN. 31

Penn State Football/Recruiting

ELLIS BROOKS TO PENN STATE -- Bleacher Report (Chiari)

Why did Ellis Brooks pick Penn State? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

National Signing Day will be a success for Penn State if … -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State’s defensive line — an underrated success story in 2016 — still has room to grow -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: DB Jonathan Sutherland is an aggressive, punishing tackler -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: LB Ellis Brooks is a college-ready prospect at a position of need -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State picks up verbal commitment from 4-star LB Ellis Brooks -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State recruit on same page with offensive coordinator -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Benedictine LB Ellis Brooks commits to Penn State -- Richmond Times-Dispatch (Kolenich)

2017 Class Gets One More In Star Linebacker -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Basketball

Carr, Banks discuss battling through fatigue for Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Indiana dealing with injuries going into rematch with Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State working to fix turnover issues heading into game at Indiana -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State men’s basketball isn't looking too far ahead -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Penn State women’s basketball discusses defense, key players in Illinois win -- Collegian (Panny)

Trust The Process With Pat Chambers And Penn State Basketball -- Onward State (Coughlin)

Penn State looking for late-season resurgence -- WJAC (Osep)

MONDAY JAN. 30

Penn State Football/Recruiting

National Signing Day 2017: Welcome to Penn State, Brelin Faison-Walden -- Black Shoe Diaries (Greene)

Committany Nation: Ellis Brooks Set To Announce and Nittany Lions Busy In 2018 -- Black Shoe Diaries (Koerbler)

4-star LB Ellis Brooks to announce commitment decision Monday -- Land of 10 (Staats)

Lions recruiting notes (1/30) - PennLive.com (Pickel)

As National Signing Day approaches, are fans using social media to spew criticism at players? -- PennLive.com (Kirschman/Kasinitz)

Everything you need to know about Penn State and National Signing Day 2017 - PennLive.com (Pickel)

A look at the latest three players who will join Penn State as preferred walk-ons in 2017 - PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: OC/OG Michael Miranda won't stop until his opponents are on the turf -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: DE Yetur Matos knows how to create chaos -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: OT Robert Martin is versatile with a nasty streak -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Lions recruiting notes (1/29) - PennLive.com (Pickel)

NATIONAL SIGNING DAY 2017: HOW TO FOLLOW ALONG WITH PENN STATE ON SIGNING DAY -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

How James Franklin Has Stocked His Roster Since 2014 -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Next season's success begins now for Penn State -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Alumni

Taylor wins gold, Brown takes bronze in Paris -- Centre Daily Times

Ex-PSU linebacker Bani Gbadyu's journey has taken him to Lebanon -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Basketball

Penn State women’s basketball runs away with win over Illinois -- Centre Daily Times (Miller)

Patrick Chambers still looking for a 40-minute game from Penn State -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State women’s basketball rides momentum to 82-66 victory over Illinois -- Collegian (Panny)

Penn State women’s basketball sees rise in free-throw efficiency against Illinois -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Wrestling

Penn State dominates two Big Ten opponents over the weekend -- Collegian (King)

Caleb Livingston steals the show as Penn State wrestlers pin 45-3 defeat on Northwestern -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Livingston earns fall for PSU?in Rec Hall debut -- Williamsport Sun-Gazette (Elder)

SUNDAY JAN. 29

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Lions still have moves to make -- Altoona Mirror (Cmor)

Tommy Stevens reflects on 2016 season, Iowa touchdown -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: CB Donovan Johnson has the instincts to match his speed -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: OT Desmond Holmes has the right combo of strength and length -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Alumni

Nico Megaludis collects 2nd freestyle gold medal -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

How Chris Hogan's path to Penn State and a lacerated spleen foreshadowed NFL success -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Basketball

Banks, Garner lead Penn State over Illinois 71-67 -- Associated Press

Penn State Holds On 71-67 Versus Illinois -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

'Unacceptable' first half dooms Illini basketball -- Champaign/Urbana Gazette (Ridley)

Another close game vs. PSU, another road defeat -- Champaign/Urbana Gazette (Tate)

Shep Garner leads Penn State to win over Illinois -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State survives second-half comeback attempt by Illinois -- Collegian (Han)

PENN STATE 71, ILLINOIS 67: NITTANY LIONS AVOID EPIC COLLAPSE -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

Nittany Lions Avoid Heartbreak, Hold Off Illinois 71-67 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Hockey

Penn State loses to Princeton on controversial goal in Philadelphia College Hockey Faceoff -- Collegian (Fischer)

Penn State falls to Princeton at Wells Fargo Center -- Philly.com (Breen)

Nittany Lions Fall 5-4 To Princeton -- StateCollege.com

SATURDAY JAN. 28

Penn State Football/Recruiting

2017 recruiting class update: Penn State making final pitch to remaining targets -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State target Shaquon Anderson-Butts visiting Rutgers -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Alumni

Former Penn State lineman John Urschel talks math, football and more on HBO's 'Real Sports' -- PennLive.com (Hopkins)

Basketball

Reeling Lions Looking for a Win -- Black Shoe Diaries (Rowen)

After tough stretch on road, Penn State returns home to face Illinois -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

LIONS LOOK TO END LOSING STREAK AT HOME -- Roar Lions Roar (Gibson)

Hockey

Penn State Takes On Princeton In Philadelphia -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Penn State right at home on road this weekend -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Wrestling

No. 2 Penn State crushes No. 16 Wisconsin in 26th straight win -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State rolls over Wisconsin with dominating win on the road -- Collegian (King)

No. 2 Penn State Wrestling Overpowers No. 20 Wisconsin -- Onward State (Colucci)

Penn State wrestlers roll to 7 wins, 3 falls and 33-11 victory over Wisconsin -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Penn State dominates Wisconsin to remain unbeaten -- Wisconsin State-Journal

FRIDAY JAN. 27

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Two-way Micah Parsons and other recruiting notes -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Does Penn State have any chance to pry Mark Webb away from Georgia? -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Micah Parsons 'looks like a basketball player' for surging Cougars -- PennLive.com (Baillargeon)

James Franklin hangs on Pitt's campus, eats at the O -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Batko)

The Ultimate Primer on Matt Limegrover & How He Works With Joe Moorhead -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Mike Gesicki Was the Unsung Hero on Offense -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Basketball

Shep Garner is shrinking in Big Ten play and it’s not good for Penn State -- Black Shoe Diaries (Yorke)

Penn State men’s basketball returns home looking to snap three-game skid -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State women’s basketball rests up before it hosts Illinois on Sunday -- Collegian (Solis)

Hockey

No. 4 Penn State to play Princeton at annual Philadelphia College Hockey Faceoff -- Collegian (Beckman)

Penn State picks up commitment from Sam Sternschein -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Wrestling

Penn State’s Nick Nevills isn’t your usual heavyweight -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State will take on Wisconsin and Northwestern in Big Ten weekend -- Collegian (Neri)

THURSDAY JAN. 26

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State preparing for National Signing Day -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Meet the 2017 Penn State recruits: Brelin Faison-Walden -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Why Jesse Luketa is thrilled with Penn State's offer -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: WR Mac Hippenhammer offers quickness, return prowess -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: WR K.J. Hamler is a prototypical slot receiver -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State commit Micah Parsons says Alabama has offered him a chance to play offense -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Alumni

John Urschel Talks Gift From Joe Flacco And More On HBO -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Basketball

Freshman Jaida Travascio-Green adds height, depth to Penn State women’s basketball roster -- Collegian (Panny)

Lacrosse

Penn State men’s lacrosse focused on building team chemistry -- Collegian (Cotty)

WEDNESDAY JAN. 25

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Committany Nation: Previewing the Weekend in Happy Valley -- Black Shoe Diaries (Koerbler)

Penn State a "consensus,'' way-too-early No. 5 -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Happy Valley is a prime destination for tight end prospects again -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

UK battling Penn State to keep one of its top recruits -- Lexington Herald-Leader (Roberts)

Garrett Sickels Enters 2017 NFL Draft With Uncertainty -- Onward State (Weigl)

Who will lead the Lions in sacks in 2017? -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Analyzing Dylan Rivers, Ellis Brooks and the linebacker picture -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Basketball

Wisconsin dominates 2nd half to cruise past Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State falters in second half in 82-55 defeat at No. 15 Wisconsin -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State women’s basketball focusing on consistency in bye week -- Collegian (Panny)

Second Half Dooms Nittany Lions As Wisconsin Wins 82-55 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

TUESDAY JAN. 24

Penn State Football/Recruiting

PSU recruiting hits some speedbumps late -- Altoona Mirror (Cmor)

Penn State’s Scramble For Another Linebacker Centers On Ellis Brooks -- Onward State (Kasales)

Penn State Adds FCS Transfer In Cornerback Jabari Butler -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Penn State defensive lineman Brenon Thrift no longer part of the Lions' program -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State recruiting podcast -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: DT Fred Hansard has off-the-charts raw power -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Scouting Pennsylvania's top 2017 recruits: Penn State commit Damion Barber -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

What are the early odds for Trace McSorley or Saquon Barkley to win the 2017 Heisman Trophy? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State wins Lambert Trophy -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

FOUR-STAR DB TARIQ CASTRO-FIELDS DELAYS COMMITMENT ANNOUNCEMENT -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

DT Transfers Out Of Program As CB Transfers In -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

McSorley And Barkley Among Top Heisman Contenders Odds -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Nittany Lions Pick Up 30th Lambert Trophy -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Depth issues looming at Linebacker U -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Basketball

Chambers preparing to face talented Badgers -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Watkins learning through tough Big Ten stretch -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State looking to break out of shooting slump -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Lady Lions doomed by 4th quarter struggles at Indiana -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State looks to break losing streak when it takes on Wisconsin -- Collegian (Han)

Indiana hands Penn State women’s basketball fifth conference loss of the year -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Hockey

Penn State falls in USCHO poll -- Collegian (Fischer)

MONDAY JAN. 23

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Three years later, is Penn State backing up James Franklin’s vow? -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State doesn't have to worry about losing C.J. Thorpe to Michigan -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State loses Dylan Rivers -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

CJ Thorpe: Four-star OL Recruit Remains '100% Committed' to Penn State -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

The Fog Has Lifted -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Alumni

Hogan's big receiving day helps lead Patriots to Super Bowl -- Associated Press (Hightower)

For Patriots' Chris Hogan, AFC Championship caps long journey from Penn State lacrosse -- PennLive.com (Kasinitz)

Basketball

Penn State women’s basketball looks to rebound against Indiana -- Collegian (Panny)

SUNDAY JAN. 22

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State's offseason challenge: How to handle success? -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Highlights: Penn State coach James Franklin's year-end press conference -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State finding offseason stability after Rose Bowl -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Five talking points from James Franklin's end of the season press conference -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Franklin discusses Joe Paterno’s legacy on eve of death anniversary -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Early enrollees handling classes, expectations -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

James Franklin meets the press: Trace McSorley's post-Rose Bowl mindset, Noah Beh's status, more takeaways -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

State College standout Pete Haffner says Penn State has offered him walk-on opportunity -- PennLive.com (Linder)

How did Penn State QB Trace McSorley perform in 2016, and how did he come through the Rose Bowl? -- PennLive.com (Petrolias)

Five years after his death, what is Joe Paterno's legacy? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's Franklin says staff battling to keep current recruits, add several more -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Hamilton expected to return to Penn State -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

PENN STATE KICKER TYLER DAVIS IS ON SCHOLARSHIP -- Roar Lions Roar (Smith)

JAMES FRANKLIN THINKS 2017 CLASS WILL TAKE BETWEEN 20-21 PLAYERS -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

PSU's Franklin sheds light on scholarships -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Key Quotes From Franklin Presser -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Basketball

Purdue crushes Penn State in impressive fashion -- Associated Press

Boilermakers Dominate Lions 77-52 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Hockey

No. 1 Penn State fails to play cohesively in loss to eleventh-ranked Ohio State -- Collegian (Beckman)

Nittany Lions Fail To Find Answers In 6-3 Loss To Ohio State -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

SATURDAY JAN. 21

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Saquon Barkley returns to work, fueled by Rose Bowl finish -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Five Things To Look For As Franklin Wraps Up Season -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Basketball

Penn State relying on defensive habits against high-scoring Purdue -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Hockey

No. 1 Penn State hockey drops shootout to No. 11 Ohio State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Nittany Lions Tie 3-3 In Thriller As Ohio State Picks Up Extra Point -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State drops extra point after intense shootout -- Collegian (Beckman)

Wrestling

Penn State pulls Mark Hall's redshirt and pulls out 7 wins to outwrestle No. 3 Iowa, 26-11 -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

No. 2 Nittany Lions top No. 3 Iowa in Mark Hall’s debut -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

No. 2 Penn State wrestlers storm past No. 3 Iowa -- Land of 10 (Dochterman)

PENN STATE 26 IOWA 11 - NITTANY LIONS SILENCE HAWKEYE CROWD -- Roar Lions Roar (Dougherty)

Penn State Wrestling Tops Rival Iowa 26-11 -- Black Shoe Diaries (Carr)

No. 2 Lions post impressive road win at No. 3 Iowa -- Altoona Mirror

FRIDAY JAN. 20

Penn State Football/Recruiting

The Simple Secrets of Joe Moorhead’s Offense -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Meet the Penn State 2017 recruits: Mike Miranda -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State commit, Harrisburg standout Micah Parsons sets date for final announcement -- PennLive.com (Linder)

How Trace McSorley can improve in 2017 -- ISportsWeb (Dusak)

Penn State making late push for a receiver Alabama also wants -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State recruiting video: The impact of Journey Brown's commitment -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Stats that defined 2016: Penn State Nittany Lions -- ESPN.com (Temple)

Road worriers: Penn State’s title defense will include a tougher schedule -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Alumni

Jaguars receiver Allen Robinson's Signing Day didn't go exactly as planned -- CBSSports.com (Ward-Henninger)

Basketball

Lindsey Spann scores 1000th career point in Penn State women’s basketball’s big win over Nebraska -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Penn State starts win streak with 86-69 win over Nebraska -- Collegian (Solis)

Hockey

Big Ten hockey showdown features familiar opponent for Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

No. 1 Penn State gears up for No. 11 Ohio State -- Collegian (Duriez)

Wrestling

No. 2 Penn State, No. 3 Iowa set to tangle in primetime -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

THURSDAY JAN. 19

Penn State Football/Recruiting

2016 Season Offensive MVP: The Case for Chris Godwin -- Black Shoe Diaries (Sauertieg)

Tremendous 12: The best plays of Chris Godwin's Penn State career -- Roar Lions Roar (Fritz)

Saquon Barkley recognized as Big Ten's top player -- Allentown Morning Call

Micah Parsons’ commitment to Penn State ‘pretty strong’ -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Meet the Penn State 2017 recruits: Lamont Wade -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

LB Brailyn Franklin has the full range of raw tools -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

ESPN’s Kirk Herbstreit: Penn State is ‘absolutely’ a national title contender next season -- Land of 10 (Staats)

Basketball

Penn State lets 'Penn State hurt Penn State' -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Blackmon Buries Lions at the Buzzer -- Roar Lions Roar (Gibson)

Comeback Turns To Heartbreak As Indiana Buzzer Beater Sinks Lions -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Indiana 78, Penn State 75: Lions Comeback Effort Falls Just Short -- Black Shoe Diaries (Rowen)

Penn State women’s basketball looks for clean slate against Nebraska -- Collegian (Panny)

WEDNESDAY JAN. 18

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State coaches visit 4-star DB Tariq Castro-Fields, a top target in 2017 class -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

QUARTERBACK BILLY FESSLER EARNS SCHOLARSHIP FOR HIS SENIOR SEASON -- Roar Lions Roar (Smith)

Sanctions, transfers diluted Penn State’s 2013 recruiting class, but reranking shows it still produced some key contributors -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

RB Journey Brown has intriguing mix of speed and gaudy numbers -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Is Tyreke Smith willing to wait for a Buckeyes offer or could the 2018 4-star DE wind up at a Big Ten rival? -- Land of 10 (Axelrod)

Penn State homecoming set for Nov. 11 vs. Rutgers -- Centre Daily Times

Homecoming Set For Rutgers Game -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Alumni

Former Penn State star, All-Pro LB Sean Lee added to Pro Bowl roster -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Basketball

Moore playing with confidence for Nittany Lions during Big Ten play -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State to rely on defense against high-scoring Indiana -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State looks to build momentum against Indiana -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Penn State women's basketball focuses on depth, defense -- Collegian (Panny)

Wrestling

Iowa wrestling coach Tom Brands believes Penn State's recent domination 'great' for the sport -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

TUESDAY JAN. 17

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State defensive tackle Antoine White transfers to Albany -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State defensive tackle Antoine White has announced that he will transfer -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State DL Antoine White transferring to Albany -- Land of 10 (Staats)

Trace McSorley’s upside lies in better decisions come 2017 -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

The Argument for Marcus Allen as the Defensive MVP -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

A way-too-early look at the 2017 Heisman Trophy race -- Sports Illustrated (Johnson)

Building the perfect coaching staff: Nick Saban is the leader ... and who else? -- Sports Illustrated (Staples)

Who will be the Lions' top option in the pass game in 2017? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Alumni

Former Penn State star Tamba Hali looking to play four more years with Chiefs -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Basketball

Josh Reaves becoming 'the heart and soul' of Penn State men's basketball -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State’s Mike Watkins receives Big Ten honor -- Centre Daily Times

Mike Watkins named Big Ten Co-Freshman of the Week -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State women’s basketball defeats Wisconsin for second conference win -- Collegian (Panny)

Lady Lions rout Wisconsin -- Centre Daily Times

Hockey

Goalie Peyton Jones credits team after setting program’s single-season wins record -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State ranked No. 1 for first time in hockey program history -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

No. 1 Penn State doing itself a favor by winning tough games -- Collegian (Fischer)

Penn State men's hockey ranked No. 1 in USCHO poll -- Collegian (Fischer)

Penn State hockey makes history with ranking -- Altoona Mirror

MONDAY JAN. 16

Penn State Football/Recruiting

The Argument for Brandon Bell as the Defensive MVP -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Nittany Lions working to keep commitments -- Altoona Mirror (Cmor)

Coaching Staff Chemistry a Big Key to PSU’s Success -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Penn State target Charlie Katshir says he will be out of action for six months -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Bolstering depth at linebacker critical for Nittany Lions’ 2017 class -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State recruiting among nation’s most improved since James Franklin arrived -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

2016 Special Teams MVP: The Case for Blake Gillikin -- Black Shoe Diaries (Rowen)

Hockey

ESPN’s John Buccigross puts Penn State hockey at No. 1 -- Land of 10 (Collazo)

SUNDAY JAN. 15

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Meadville running back Journey Brown bound for Penn State -- GoErie.com (Copper)

Penn State's relentless, full-throttle "offseason" -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Josh McPhearson Earns A Scholarship -- Victory Bell Rings

DUES PAID: JOSH MCPHEARSON RECEIVES SCHOLARSHIP -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Brown jumps on offer, verbally commits to PSU -- Meadville Tribune (Digiacomo)

Basketball

Last-minute free throws lift Penn State over Minnesota -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

What We Learned: Penn State Nittany Lions 52, Minnesota Golden Gophers 50 -- BT Powerhouse (Anderson)

Tony Carr nails two clutch free throws to help Penn State upset No. 24 Minnesota -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State's Watkins and Carr prove toughness, overcome benching and struggles -- Collegian (Hirsh)

LIONS TOPPLE GOPHERS IN UGLY CONTEST -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

Nittany Lions Upset No.24 Minnesota 52-50 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Hockey

Nittany Lions Roar Past Michigan State In Third Period For 5-3 Win -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

No. 4 Penn State rides hot 3rd period over Michigan State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Penn State comes back to sweep Michigan State -- Collegian (Fischer)

Penn State gains momentum in top line -- Collegian (Beckman)

Wrestling

Stoked by Bo Nickal's fall, Penn State pins 37-6 rout on 11th-ranked Rutgers -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Still a big gap between Rutgers, Penn State wrestling after 37-6 final -- NJ.com (Dunleavy)

FRIDAY JAN. 13

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Two National Signing Days? College football coaches endorse idea -- PennLive.com (Jones)

For the Future (01.13.17): Journey Brown Reaction, New Offers and Home Visits -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

2016 Defensive MVP: The Case for Marcus Allen -- Black Shoe Diaries (Lucia)

Penn State picks up a new class of 2017 commitment from Meadville RB Journey Brown -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Micah Parsons, Damion Barber among six Central Pa. players left in running for Mr. Pennsylvania Football -- PennLive.com (Linder)

The Case for Trace McSorley as the Offensive MVP -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Three-Star RB Journey Brown Commits To Penn State -- Onward State (Kasales)

Penn State lands verbal commitment from three-star running back Journey Brown -- Collegian (Rubin)

Great Expectorations -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

LB Brelin Faison-Walden has versatility to play multiple positions -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Penn State Finishes At No. 5 For Strength Of Wins In 2016 -- Onward State (Turchick)

The Penn State scoop -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State, Michigan State latest to offer former Ohio State commit Tyjon Lindsey -- Cleveland Plain-Dealer (Wasserman)

Enemies in 2016, polls figure to be Penn State’s allies next season -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Basketball

Penn State looks to maintain momentum against Minnesota -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State women’s basketball looks to bounce back after suffering fourth Big Ten loss of season -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Hockey

Penn State hoping spike in penalties was aberration -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Wrestling

No. 2 Penn State has tough task with rising No. 11 Rutgers up next -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)


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THURSDAY JAN. 12

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Two Under The Radar Nittany Lions With The Most To Prove Ahead Of NFL Draft -- Onward State (Kasales)

Cold-Footed Commits: Players Who Could Flip Before Signing Day -- Onward State (Stewart)

Breaking down Penn State football’s quarterback, wide receiver and running back situation -- Collegian (Rubin)

What is the recruiting contact period, and what's the timeline between now and National Signing Day 2017? -- PennLive.com (Pickel) 

Penn State commit, Harrisburg standout Micah Parsons gets Oregon offer -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Ryan Bates named FWAA Freshman All-American -- Centre Daily Times

Lions are now in the mix for a 4-star WR that decommitted from OSU -- PennLive.com (Pickel) 

After de-committing from Ohio State, WR Tyjon Lindsey receives Penn State offer -- Land of 10 (Putterman)

Penn State slated to host four-star defensive back for an official visit this weekend -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

QB Sean Clifford has Trace McSorley-like elements to his game -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Peyton Hendershot still committed to IU, but looking at Purdue, Penn State -- Indianapolis Star (Neddenriep)

Three questions for 2017: Penn State Nittany Lions -- ESPN.com (Bennett)

Alumni

The former Penn State players with the best Super Bowl chances -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Basketball

Penn State women fall short in head-to-head matchup with No. 3 Maryland -- Collegian (Solis)

Penn State men’s basketball maintaining intensity after win over Michigan State -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State reserves Isaiah Washington, Nazeer Bostick staying ready -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State men's basketball practices are getting 'feisty' -- Collegian (Hirsh)

WEDNESDAY JAN. 11

Penn State Football/Recruiting

An Early NFL Comparison For Saquon Barkley -- Onward State (Kasales)

Breaking down where Penn State’s offensive line, tight end recruiting stands -- Collegian (Rubin)

Another national coach of the year award for Penn State’s James Franklin -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

2016 Defensive MVP: The Case for Garrett Sickels -- Black Shoe Diaries (Collyer)

Penn State 2017 recruiting profile: CB D.J. Brown is a burner with premium instincts -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Nittany Lions Finish in Top 10 of Final Polls -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

James Franklin is Woody Hayes Award winner -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Don’t worry, these 14 great September college football games will be here soon -- Sporting News (Bender)

Nittany Lions Finish No.7 In AP Poll, But Open With Good 2018 Title Odds -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

James Franklin named the 2016 Woody Hayes Award winner -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Basketball

Confessions of a Penn State Basketball Fan -- Black Shoe Diaries (Rowen)

Penn State women’s basketball needs to turn around play on the road -- Collegian (Panny)

Hockey

Guy Gadowsky goes over last week's series against Ohio State -- Collegian (Beckman)

Wrestling

It never hurts to reward the wrestlers who provide team depth, Cael Sanderson says -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Jason Nolf wins Big Ten Wrestler of the week -- Collegian (King)

TUESDAY JAN. 10

Penn State Football/Recruiting

What To Expect From Penn State’s Four Early Enrollees -- Onward State (Kasales)

A look back at Penn State’s Top 10 plays of the season -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Breaking down Penn State football’s defensive line, cornerback recruits for 2017 -- Collegian (Rubin)

Way-Too-Early College Football Playoff Predictions For 2017 Season -- Campus Insiders

See the early favorites to win the 2018 college football national title -- FoxSports.com (Torres)

Penn State in the playoffs? Defense must grow first -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Meet the first members of Penn State's 2017 recruiting class -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State well positioned at wide receiver despite losing Chris Godwin to the NFL -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Under Armour All-Americans Share Thoughts Of Penn State In Word Cloud -- Onward State (Kasales)

Justin Jackson, Saquon Barkley highlight Big Ten All-Bowl team -- ESPN.com (Bennett)

With Brelin Faison-Walden, Penn State gets a January enrollee that could be playing by September -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Final Big Ten Power Rankings: Penn State on top following magical season -- ESPN.com (Temple)

'We can do a lot,' with Penn State early enrollee and 5-star Lamont Wade -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Basketball

Penn State men’s basketball should return to Rec for good -- Collegian (Hirsh)

MONDAY JAN. 9

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Three Nittany Lions With Big Offseason Opportunities Ahead -- Onward State (Kasales)

Breaking down Penn State’s 2017 safety and linebacker recruits -- Collegian (Rubin)

Safety Marcus Allen to play senior season at Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Josh Gattis and Life After Chris Godwin -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Marcus Allen Set To Return For Senior Season -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Marcus Allen has made his stay in school or go to the NFL decision -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Marcus Allen to return for senior season with Penn State -- Collegian (Han)

The 16 most important players from Penn State’s memorable 2016 season -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Wrestling

Penn State wrestlers complete weekend sweep with solid 27-14 victory over Nebraska -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

No. 2 Penn State earns win over No. 7 Nebraska for 1st weekend sweep of 2017 -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

SUNDAY JAN. 8

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Who are Penn State's early enrollees? They start their Lions career on Monday -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State-USC could meet in 2018 national championship -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Basketball

Tom Izzo, Pat Chambers get nostalgic after Palestra game -- Sporting News (Clements)

Penn State's win at the Palestra 'magical experience' -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State Basketball Shows What It Can Be In Win Over Michigan State -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State and the Palestra win this one -- Philly.com (Jensen)

Was Penn State's wire-to-wire 72-63 win over Sparty at Palestra a threshold game? It felt like it -- PennLive.com (Jones)

How Tom Izzo’s wish to play at the Palestra created a magical day for Penn State -- Washington Post (Feinstein)

Palestra adds another memory to the banks in Penn State win -- City of Basketball Love (Verlin)

Nittany Lions Handle Michigan State 72-63 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Inspired by Palestra, Penn State outworks Michigan State -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Lions Notch a Critical Win in Philly -- Black Shoe Diaries (Aydin)

SHEP GARNER SCORES 1,000TH CAREER POINT IN PENN STATE'S 72-63 WIN OVER MICHIGAN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

NITTANY LIONS TAKE DOWN SPARTANS IN PHILADELPHIA -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

PENN STATE BEATS MICHIGAN STATE IN UNIQUE PALESTRA BIG TEN GAME -- Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia (Zeitlin)

Penn State feeds off Palestra crowd to top Michigan State -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State Lady Lions fall on road to Purdue -- Centre Daily Times

Hockey

Penn State skates to men’s hockey win over Ohio State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Volleyball

Penn State men’s volleyball edges USC for season’s 1st win -- Centre Daily Times

SATURDAY JAN. 7

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State season in review: Coaches made all the right moves -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Trying To Make Sense Of The Unbelievable Penn State Season That No One Saw Coming -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

Penn State Season Review: Offense -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr.)

Alumni

Some Jets believe ex-PSU QB Christian Hackenberg 'won't ever be the solution' -- PennLive.com (Kasinitz)

Basketball

ALL EYES ON LIONS AND SPARTANS AT THE PALESTRA -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

Roman Catholic players looking forward to watching former teammates play for Penn State at Palestra -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Nittany Lions must forget gag job at Michigan and attack Sparty with abandon Saturday at Palestra -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Hockey

Penn State shut out by Ohio State to end win streak -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Volleyball

UCLA sweeps Penn State in men’s volleyball season opener -- Centre Daily Times

Wrestling

Penn State cruises to first win over Minnesota since 1998 -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State wrestlers open Big Ten season with easy 33-6 victory over Minnesota -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Penn State dominates Gophers -- Altoona Mirror

FRIDAY JAN. 6

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Five candidates to replace Chris Godwin for Penn State in 2017 -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Godwin Declares For NFL Draft -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State's Chris Godwin enters NFL draft -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State’s Chris Godwin declares for 2017 NFL Draft -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State wide receiver Chris Godwin is leaving school, heading to the NFL -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Nittany Lions S Malik Golden references Joe Paterno in farewell to Penn State -- Land of 10 (Putterman)

Penn State season in review: Defense overcomes injuries, NFL defections to thrive -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State must prove it can thrive without LB Brandon Bell to compete in 2017 -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

What A Season That Transcended The Scoreboard Gave Us -- Onward State (Shimkonis)

Who is going to start at defensive end for Penn State in 2017? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State season in review: Incredible offensive improvement spurs Big Ten title run -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

PENN STATE FOOTBALL IS BACK TO STAY -- Roar Lions Roar (de Bear)

Hockey

After 10 straight home games, Penn State hockey taking on Ohio State on the road -- Centre Daily Times

Wrestling

Nittany Lions set to open Big Ten with Minnesota, Nebraska -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

THURSDAY JAN. 5

Penn State Football/Recruiting

First Penn State player declares for NFL draft -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

4 candidates to replace Penn State defensive end Garrett Sickels in 2017 -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Garrett Sickels declares for 2017 NFL Draft -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Defensive End Garrett Sickels To Forgo Senior Season, Enter Draft -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Penn State’s 52-49 loss to USC in epic Rose Bowl -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

CBS Sports Ranks Rose Bowl The Best Game Of Bowl Season -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Hanging On Before Letting Go -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Saquon Barkley, Chris Godwin land AP All-Bowl honors -- PennLive.com (Hopkins)

Penn State Football Players Surprise Third Grade Students with Letters -- StateCollege.com (Stevenson)

Penn State's 2017 roster has plenty of returning talent -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Penn State Potpourri: Dried-up Leftovers From The Rose Bowl -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Basketball

YOUNG LIONS BLOW DOUBLE-DIGIT LEAD IN ANN ARBOR -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

Penn State falls to Michigan -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State falls to Michigan after hot start -- Collegian (Han)

Lions Squander 14-point Second Half Lead to the Wolverines -- Black Shoe Diaries (Aydin)

WEDNESDAY JAN. 4

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Another Look: Penn State’s Rose Bowl Performance -- Black Shoe Diaries (Koerbler)

Emotions fly high with PSU, Rose Bowl -- Lewistown Sentinel (Giger)

Penn State has a lot to look forward to -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Playoff committee failed to smell roses on USC, Penn State -- Fort-Worth Star-Telegram (Lebreton)

Wow, That was Fun…And Then It Wasn’t, But Only For a Little While -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

McSorley disappointed with late interception in Penn State’s Rose Bowl loss to USC -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State commit Micah Parsons gets invite to Under Armour All-America game -- PennLive.com (Linder)

Five turning points of USC's Rose Bowl win over Penn State -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

My View: Don't criticize Joe Moorhead for being aggressive -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State recruit Lamont Wade sees Twitter hate as a sign he's 'doing something right' -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

For Penn State, a bitter loss nonetheless could launch program 'into the stratosphere' -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Feet to the Fire: Despite loss, we are Penn State proud -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Doyle)

Penn State will face something different in 2017: Incredibly high expectations -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

You'll never see a Penn State season like this, so forget the Rose Bowl end and appreciate it -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Colin Cowherd: Penn State has a real chance to win it all next year -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

USC and Penn State both belonged in a real college football playoff -- The Oregonian (Goe)

Alumni

Former Penn State lineman John Urschel named to Forbes '30 Under 30' -- PennLive.com (Hopkins)

Basketball

Carr serves as catalyst for Penn State in freshman season -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Lady Lions pull away in 2nd half to beat Iowa -- Centre Daily Times

Big Run Sparks Lady Lions' Win Over Iowa -- GoPSUSports.com (Sattora)

W. BASKETBALL TAKES B1G WIN OVER IOWA, 71-58 -- GoPSUSports.com

Wrestling

Cael Sanderson not overly concerned with Penn State's long layoff as Big Ten wrestling openers loom -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

TUESDAY JAN. 3

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Moorhead Talks Final Few Drives Following Loss -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Matt Boermeester's field goal caps wild comeback, lifts USC over Penn State in an American beauty of a Rose Bowl -- Los Angeles Times (Helfand)

Penn State, Nittany Lion football stay with you regardless of distance, time -- Lewistown Sentinel (Gulino)

What Penn State Can Learn From The Greatest Rose Bowl Of All Time -- Onward State (Kasales)

After ugly playoff blowouts, USC and Penn State deliver game of bowl season -- Yahoo Sports (Forde)

Was Chris Godwin’s ‘Unbelievable’ Rose Bowl Game His Finale? --- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Five takeaways from the Lions' fourth-quarter fade in the Rose Bowl -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State falls to Southern Cal in Rose Bowl -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Once raw emotion fades, Penn State should remember this incredible Rose Bowl duel with pride -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Ready for his closeup? Penn State's Saquon Barkley 'is built for this' -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State quarterback Trace McSorley went 'off the reservation' on last interception -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State drops a Rose Bowl thriller to USC on a night the Lions' pass rush doesn't measure up -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

James Franklin tears up talking about Penn State seniors: We’re ‘indebted to you for a very long time’ -- Land of 10 (Petrella)

Would Penn State have been a better ‘fit’ against Clemson in the College Football Playoff than Ohio State? -- Land of 10 (Keeler)

Nittany Lions saddened for seniors, look to 2017 with optimism -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State had just 14 4th quarter yards on offense, which isn't a winning number, despite third quarter surge -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Grading Penn State's performance in the Rose Bowl -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State has an incredibly bright future even with the Rose Bowl loss -- FoxSports.com (Torres)

Saquon Barkley shines in Rose Bowl despite defeat -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Pasadena Heartbreaker: Penn State Falls To USC 52-49 In Rose Bowl -- Onward State (Kasales)

Penn State turning point and game balls: Sensational individual efforts not enough to hold off USC in Rose Bowl -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

LIONS SET PSU BOWL AND ROSE BOWL RECORDS -- Roar Lions Roar (Fritz)

USC wins Rose Bowl after Penn State football blows late lead -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State Rapid Rose Bowl Reaction: USC 52, Nittany Lions 49 -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State suffers heartbreaking loss in wild Rose Bowl -- Associated Press (Beacham)

What coach James Franklin said after Penn State’s stunning Rose Bowl defeat -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State’s Amazing Season Comes Just Short, Losing 52-49 to USC -- Black Shoe Diaries (Moreta-Feliz)

USC storms back to beat Penn State, wins Rose Bowl -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

MONDAY JAN. 2

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Why 2018 4-star Isaiah Humphries picked Penn State -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's 6 for Southern Cal -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State, USC could stage real shootout -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Last of Paterno-era recruits poised for 'storybook ending' in Rose Bowl -- Los Angeles Times (Fenno)

Former Penn State players celebrate team's return to prominence -- Philly.com (McCarthy)

USC vs. Penn State in Rose Bowl: Who has the edge? -- Orange County Register (Kaufman)

McSorley and PSU have something left to prove -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

PSU coach: Now is not the time to relax -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

James Franklin Reveals Penn State’s Rose Bowl Game Plan At The Pep Rally -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

2017 Rose Bowl: 5 Keys to a USC Victory Over Penn State -- Reign of Troy (de Artola)

No. 5 Penn State and No. 9 USC Set for 103rd Rose Bowl -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Rose Bowl Head Coaches Press Conference -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Gilman grad Brian Gaia rewarded for his loyalty to Penn State -- Baltimore Sun (Shaffer)

USC's Darnold will test Penn State defense -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Can Penn State pull off second-half magic one more time? -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Penn State and USC, two teams on a roll, meet in Rose Bowl -- Philly.com (Juliano)

For Rose Bowl foes PSU and USC, quarterbacks drive resurgence -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

USC vs. Penn State: How the teams match up in the Rose Bowl -- Los Angeles Times (Helfand)

Rose Bowl is place to be for Penn State -- Philly.com (Jensen)

Can Ronald Jones II and USC hang with Saquon Barkley and Penn State? -- ESPN.com

Tim Shaw knows all about fight, and he sees plenty of it in Penn State's Rose Bowl team -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

Trace McSorley is Penn State’s leading man in California -- Fox43.com (Sadowski)

James Franklin’s Five (For Fighting) Keys to Winning the Rose Bowl -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Basketball

Penn State heats up in 2nd half in win over Rutgers -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State fights off stomach bug to top Rutgers -- City of Basketball Love (Verlin)

Penn State rolls past Rutgers -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State Overcomes Sloppy Start Against Rutgers to Win 60-47 -- Black Shoe Diaries (Moreta-Feliz)

SUNDAY JAN. 1

Penn State Football/Recruiting

A missed phone call, a long relationship, and the story of how Penn State's Terry Smith locked up five-star Lamont Wade -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

3 Nittany Lions to Watch in the Rose Bowl -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

Penn State kicks off 2017 with a commitment from 4-star legacy prospect Isaiah Humphries -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State lands New Year's Day commitment from 2018 4-star safety Isaiah Humphries -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Humphries delivers Happy New Year for Penn State -- CBSSports.com (Fitz)

Penn State linebacker feels at home in Rose Bowl -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State fans react on twitter to Ohio State loss in Playoff -- FanSided (Rahrig)

Penn State fan trolls Buckeyes on SportsCenter -- CBSSports.com (Linton)

Does Penn State have a legit playoff gripe following Ohio State's blowout loss? -- CBSSports.com (Kercheval)

Penn State’s offense ready to roll at the Rose Bowl -- WNEP (Coles)

James Franklin has message for fans angry about College Football Playoff results -- Land of 10 (Staats)

USC-Penn State matchup: A Rose Bowl the way it's meant to be -- Los Angeles Times (Plaschke)

Penn State quarterback may not pass 'eyeball test,' but talent runs deep -- Los Angeles Times (Fenno)

Rose Bowl game will be traditional Pac-12 vs. Big Ten. The offenses didn't get the memo -- Los Angeles Times (Helfand)

Micah Parsons says he's 'pretty solid' with PSU commitment, but keeps options open -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Explosive Penn State Passing Attack to Test USC in 2017 Rose Bowl -- Reign of Troy (de Artola)

Penn State's Barbour believes in James Franklin -- Philly.com (Jensen)

Rose Bowl preview and pick - and the winner is -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State was 'playoff worthy,' athletic director says -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Dispute missing playoff, Penn State AD to stick with scheduling formula -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State is looking forward to its first Rose Bowl appearance in eight years -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Werner)

Penn State 2016: Championship season in review -- Williamsport Sun-Gazette (Giger)

Contract extension 'moving along' for Penn State's James Franklin -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Q&A: Sandy Barbour on possible Franklin extension, College Football Playoff disappointment -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Basketball

Penn State men’s basketball set to face Rutgers on road -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State women’s basketball falls to Rutgers -- Centre Daily Times

SATURDAY DEC. 31

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Blake Gillikin reflects on Ohio State play, freshman season -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Miles Sanders ‘blessed’ to play as true freshman, Huff believes he can be ‘special’ -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

ROAR LIONS ROUNDTABLE: ROSE BOWL -- Roar Lions Roar

Devenney, Scott among Penn State group to be remembered -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Garrett Sickels hasn't made a decision on his future yet, but knows he will soon have to -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

On The Road With Penn State Football -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

Going public about eating disorder lifted a great weight for Penn State kicker Joey Julius -- Los Angeles Times (Plaschke)

Two Penn State tackles plan to return in '17 -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

James Franklin gets his retention bonus today; how much did he make in 2016? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State aims to contain USC’s Jackson in Rose Bowl -- Associated Press (Greenspan)

Penn State Fans Enjoy the Sights of Southern California -- WNEP (Meyer)

Penn State Fans Headed To The Rose Bowl -- WNEP (Lee)

Colton Maxwell's 'insane' Penn State football journey from Northampton to the Rose Bowl -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Injured linemen's return will bolster Penn State's offense in 2017 -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State's Joey Julius is honest with his struggles -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Penn State seeks more signature plays in Monday's Rose Bowl -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Penn State's Koa Farmer comes home with 'big time' role -- Los Angeles Times (Fenno)

How a 'really good day' led Penn State kicker Joey Julius to share his battle with binge-eating -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Rose Bowl Preview: #5 Penn State vs. #9 USC -- Black Shoe Diaries (Slanina)

USC coach: Penn State offense is more Pac 12 than Big 10 -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Nelson, Mahon to return to potentially loaded 2017 Penn State OL -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State having fun in Cali: Disneyland, prime rib, comedy and swag -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Koa Farmer's dream is coming true -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Who are Penn State’s unsung heroes in run to Rose Bowl? -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

JAMES FRANKLIN: 'WE LOVE TO CHUCK IT DEEP' -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

Despite Interest, Moorhead Just Happy In The Valley -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

FRIDAY DEC. 30

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Mike Gesicki explains why he's returning to the Lions, instead of going to the NFL, in 2017 -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Aquinas grad Jake Zembiec Rose Bowl-bound with Penn State -- Rochester Democrat and Chronicle (Roth)

Rose Bowl Injury Report: USC Largely Injury-Free, Penn State Concerns Grow -- Reign of Troy (de Artola)

Penn State running back Saquon Barkley thrills with his hurdle instinct -- Los Angeles Times (Fenno)

Penn State QB McSorley throws deep, swings for the fences -- Associated Press

Farmer, Thompson to see more action for Penn State -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Penn State's DaeSean Hamilton coming up big again -- Philly.com (Juliano)

For now, defensive coordinator Brent Pry has found a home at Penn State -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State's Joe Moorhead: 'Great things are on the horizon' -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Notes from Penn State's Rose Bowl prep -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Saquon Barkley offers opinion on McCaffrey, Fournette sitting out bowl games -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Mike Gesicki talks decision to return for senior season -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Moorhead, McSorley discuss Blacknall suspension -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Joe Moorhead, a coach in demand, on why he's staying at Penn State -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Penn State's success makes OC Joe Moorhead a popular target -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Joe Moorhead will be back at Penn State in 2017 -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

What are Saquon Barkley's three keys for a Penn State victory in the Rose Bowl? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Joe Moorhead will listen to offers in the future, and that's OK, but he's locked in with the Lions for 2017 -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

USC's scouting report of Penn State: These guys are really athletic -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Lions recruit C.J. Thorpe heading west next month ... but committed to James Franklin -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

QB recruit Sean Clifford set for surgery, eager for college start -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

THURSDAY DEC. 29

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Fundamentals Key To Rose Bowl Rushing Success For USC, Penn State -- Reign of Troy (Castillo)

Penn State must learn lessons from 2009 Rose Bowl and its aftermath -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

How Penn State Aims to Pressure USC’s Sam Darnold in Rose Bowl -- Reign of Troy (Castillo)

Penn State vs. USC prediction: Trojans looking good -- CBSSports.com (Fornelli)

Why Jason Cabinda is returning to Penn State in 2017 and what it means to the Lions future -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

KOA FARMER, PSU LINEBACKERS WILL 'KEEP ROLLING' IN WAKE OF MANNY BOWEN'S SUSPENSION -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

Penn State Football Is Back, This Is Not A Fluke: Player Interviews -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

How James Franklin's playing past laid groundwork for Penn State's Rose Bowl run -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Rose Bowl: What you need to know about Penn State vs. USC -- GameTimePA.com (Sprenkle)

Penn State and the 2017 Under Armour All-America Game -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Brent Pry enjoying Shareef Miller’s, Kevin Givens’ and Robert Windsor’s success, contributions -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Quite a buzz made inside Penn State with Lamont Wade’s commitment -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State’s Brent Pry thrilled about defense’s maturity -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Saquon Barkley seeks the next step of his career at the Rose Bowl -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Defensive coordinator Brent Pry 'happy where I am' at Penn State -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

How Penn State will address suspending two starters for the Rose Bowl -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

James Franklin sounds off on suspensions of Manny Bowen, Saeed Blacknall -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Brent Pry talks replacing Manny Bowen as Penn State gears up for USC -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Penn State suspends N.J. natives Saeed Blacknall, Manny Bowen for Rose Bowl -- NJ.com (Dunleavy)

Penn State's defense is prepared to move on without suspended linebacker Manny Bowen -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Three Players To Watch For In Place Of Suspended Bowen And Blacknall -- Onward State (Abruzzese)

Penn State, USC enjoy Rose Bowl perks after turmoil -- Associated Press (Greenspan)

Penn State-USC matchup has ‘rich Rose Bowl history’ -- Centre Daily Times (Valsechi)

WEDNESDAY DEC. 28

Penn State Football/Recruiting

For the Future (12.28.16) -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Prediction: High-powered PSU will win Rose Bowl -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Penn State players are on the ride(s) of their lives leading up to Rose Bowl -- Los Angeles Times (Thiry)

Penn State's resurgence surprising, thrilling, fun -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

James Franklin, Penn State players enjoy magic of Disney and the Rose Bowl -- Collegian (Han)

Franklin discusses interest in offensive coordinator Joe Moorhead for head-coaching jobs -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)


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Penn State players suspended for Rose Bowl due to violation of team rules -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

James Franklin: Multiple Players Suspended for Rose Bowl -- Roar Lions Roar (Smith)

Penn State, USC kick off Rose Bowl week at Disneyland -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

At Disneyland, USC embraces the Rose Bowl distractions -- Los Angeles Times (Helfand)

Penn State Brought Its Own Weights To California -- Onward State (Shimkonis)

Updates from the Lions' first full day in Pasadena -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Father of Penn State commit C.J. Thorpe reportedly told Urban Meyer he can’t recruit his son -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

Gesicki wants to cap Penn State season with Rose Bowl win -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Why the Rose Bowl Doesn’t Mean USC Football is Back Just Yet -- Reign of Troy (Castillo)

What to expect at the Rose Bowl and the Under Armour All-American Game -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Basketball

Mike Watkins Is Making A Name For Himself At Penn State -- BT Powerhouse (Spinelli)

Penn State's rally not enough in loss to red-hot Northwestern -- Associated Press

Penn State falls to Northwestern in Big Ten opener -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State falls to Northwestern in Big Ten opener -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Northwestern 87, Penn State 77: Lions Sluggish, 'Cats Hot in B1G Opener -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

SUNDAY DEC. 26

Penn State Football/Recruiting

What is the Most Memorable Individual Bowl Performance in Penn State History? -- Black Shoe Diaries (Slanina)

Penn State's banner season has earned awards -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Alumni

Former PSU TE Jesses James shines late in comeback vs. Ravens -- PennLive.com (Klinger)

McGloin ‘Up For The Challenge’ as the Raiders’ Starting QB -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Basketball

Big Ten race for conference title wide open in a down season -- Associated Press (Meredith)

SATURDAY DEC. 24

Penn State Football/Recruiting

USC-Penn State Rose Bowl perfect spot for Phenix City family reunion -- Columbus Ledger-Enquirer (Williams)

USC beat writer gives insight on Sam Darnold, Rose Bowl -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Individual Matchups to Watch in USC vs. Penn State -- Bleacher Report (Silverman)

Penn State wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton, brother inspire each other -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

PENN STATE THEMED 'TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS -- Roar Lions Roar

Alumni

Matt McGloin To Start At Quarterback For Oakland Raiders -- Onward State (Kasales)

FRIDAY DEC. 23

Penn State Football/Recruiting

FOR THE FUTURE (12.23.16): PARSONS, BARBER NAMED PENNSYLVANIA PLAYERS OF THE YEAR -- Roar Lions Roar (Vecello)

Penn State Football Recruiting Roundup -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Penn State tight end Mike Gesicki to return to school in 2017 -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Brother's death inspired Penn State's Shareef Miller to escape violent North Philly streets -- Philly.com (McCarthy)

Where Do McSorley & Barkley Rank Among All-time PSU Duos? -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Gesicki Announces Return For 2017 Season -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

PENN STATE TE MIKE GESICKI WILL RETURN FOR HIS SENIOR YEAR -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

How Trace McSorley saved the season -- ISportsWeb (Dusak)

FOUR-STAR DB ISAIAH HUMPHRIES BREAKS DOWN HIS TOP-8 -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Penn State Building Tremendous Depth Along Offensive Line -- Onward State (Kasales)

Time for former coach Bill O’Brien to get some credit for his recruiting at Penn State -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

THURSDAY DEC. 22

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Rivers leads four locals on VHSL All-State football team -- Winchester Star

PSU?gearing up for Rose Bowl in Pasadena -- Lock Haven Express (Giger)

USC starts planning to keep Penn State quarterback Trace McSorley in check -- Los Angeles Times (Thiry)

Four-team college football playoff excludes turnaround teams like USC, Penn State -- Orange County Register (Miller)

No. No roses. Not on PSU's iconic helmets -- York Daily Record (Argento)

Practice Important for PSU -- CBS Sports

Josh McPhearson: The Ultimate Teammate -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Alumni

Penn State's Carl Nassib contributing as rookie with Cleveland Browns -- PennLive.com (Kirschman)

Basketball

Missing top scorer, Morgan State can't keep up with Penn State -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Penn State dominates Morgan State in highest scoring game of season -- Collegian (Puleo)

Nittany Lions Blow Out Morgan State 96-55 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State 96 Morgan State 55: Lions Hitting Stride Heading Into Big Ten -- Roar Lions Roar (Gibson)

Penn State rolls to blowout win over Morgan State -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

WEDNESDAY DEC. 21

Penn State Football/Recruiting

How Lamont Wade made Penn State commits uncertain of his college choice shortly before he picked the Lions -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Committany Nation: PSU Commits Land On PA All-State Teams -- Black Shoe Diaries (Koerbler)

Harrisburg's Damion Barber, a Penn State commit, named PennLive's Defensive Player of the Year -- PennLive.com (Carr)

It’s a good time to be a Nittany Lion -- Altoona Mirror (Giger)

USC-Penn State games have rarely lived up to the hype -- Orange County Register (Wolf)

Saquon Barkley expanding game with wheel route -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Rose Bowl Tickets Are The Most Sought-After Non-CFP Championship Tickets -- Onward State (Bauer)

For the Future: Recruiting Notes (12.20.16) -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

Can Penn State’s aggressive offense open up the Big Ten? -- SB Nation (Boyd)

Basketball

Lady Lions extend winning streak to 6 games with win over Iona -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State vs Morgan State Preview: Closing Out the Non-Conference Schedule -- Black Shoe Diaries (Rowen)

Penn State looking to build off blowout win in final nonconference game -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)


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TUESDAY DEC. 20

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State recruits Damion Barber, Micah Parsons top Class 5A all-state team heavy on District 3 talent -- PennLive.com (Epler)

Penn State continues rebuild with Top 10 recruit -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Penn State Rose Bowl Pep Rally Set for Jan. 1 -- GoPSUSports.com

Penn State releases Rose Bowl depth chart -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Recruits value relationships with Penn State’s James Franklin and staff -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Basketball

Chambers relying on veterans for boost off Penn State bench -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Garner, Nittany Lions connect from long range at Madison Square Garden -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Lady Lions’ Teniya Page honored by Big Ten -- Centre Daily Times

MONDAY DEC. 19

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Wade named PIAA Class 1A Player of the Year -- PennLive.com (Epler)

Here's a look at the 9 other times Penn State played USC -- Lancaster Newspapers (Wilson)

The Catch to Penn State’s Passing Game? ‘Unselfish’ Multiple Deep Threats -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

What's inside your Big Ten football team's bowl swag bag? -- Big Ten Network

James Franklin has Penn State recruiting at a level that makes consistently competing for Big Ten titles possible -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

LAMONT WADE PICKS PENN STATE AND NITTANY NATION IS JUICED UP ABOUT IT -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

Basketball

Penn State routs St. John’s at Madison Square Garden -- Centre Daily Times

Hot First Half Helps Penn State Basketball Storm Past St. John's, 92-76 -- StateCollege.com (Coughlin)

INCREDIBLE FIRST HALF RUN FUELS BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE FOR NITTANY LIONS -- Roar Lions Roar (Gibson)

Penn State cruises past St. John's, 92-76 -- Associated Press

Penn State dominates St. John's at Madison Square Garden -- Collegian (Han)

Lady Lions top American for 5th straight win -- Centre Daily Times

PAGE, BENCH SCORING HELPS W. BASKETBALL PAST AMERICAN -- GoPSUSports.com

SUNDAY DEC. 18

Penn State Football/Recruiting

NEPA fans ready to support local PSU players in Rose Bowl -- Wilkes-Barre Citizens Voice (Butkiewicz)

Clairton star Lamont Wade picks Penn State -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Batko)

Clairton star picks PSU -- Altoona Mirror (Cmor)

PSU maximizing its exposure -- Altoona Mirror (Sampsell)

Penn State has opportunity to relish Rose Bowl experience -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Ryan)

TOP PROSPECT LAMONT WADE SAYS A 'VERY GOOD CHANCE' HE MOVES TO SAFETY AT PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

Nittany Lions Land Five-Star Cornerback -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State gets commitment from top-ranked CB Lamont Wade -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Lamont Wade to Penn State: Nittany Lions Land 5-Star CB Prospect -- Bleacher Report (Pantorno)

Highly-touted Pennsylvania football recruit Lamont Wade commits to Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Five-star Lamont Wade commits to Penn State -- PennLive.com (Kirschman)

Oh, Hello: Four-Star CB Lamont Wade Commits To Penn State -- Black Shoe Diaries (Koerbler)

At least twice in 2016, Penn State AD said exactly the right thing -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Gesicki proves critics wrong with 2016 turnaround -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

From home runs to Kodak moments, Penn State players don’t shy from personality, fun -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Basketball

Josh Reaves finding rhythm since return from early-season injury -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Pat Chambers Isn’t Shy About Challenging His Talented Freshmen -- Black Shoe Diaries (Yorke)

Penn State Looks To Rebound After Two Game Skid -- BT Powerhouse (Spinelli)

Penn State Focused on Details -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

Wrestling

Top-ranked Berge earns dramatic win in 1 vs. 2 showdown -- The Post-Bulletin (Feldman)

Bone cancer claims life of former Penn State wrestler James Vollrath -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Weather issues force Penn State wrestling team to withdraw from Sunday's Reno Tournament of Champions -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

Penn State wrestling mourns death of former teammate -- Centre Daily Times

Weather keeps Penn State wrestling from Reno Tournament of Champions -- Centre Daily Times

SATURDAY DEC. 17

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Saquon Barkley's journey from the Bronx to Pennsylvania to Penn State to Pasadena -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

The unique family ties between two Penn State players, USC, and the Rose Bowl -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State hoping to maintain focus while preparing for Rose Bowl -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Thanks to team’s success, coaching staff likely to move on from Penn State -- Lewistown Sentinel (Giger)

Penn State 'ecstatic' about Rose Bowl chance -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

As the Rose Bowl approaches, Penn State guards against overconfidence -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State confident as Rose Bowl approaches -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Penn State California Dreaming To The Rose Bowl -- WNEP (Stolar)

Stafford's Gesicki ready for Penn State trip to Rose Bowl -- Asbury Park Press (Edelson)

Recapping Penn State Rose Bowl Media Day -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargent)

McSorley thankful for Heisman consideration -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Brendan Mahon will not play in the Rose Bowl -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Franklin addresses Moorhead head coaching interest -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Larger Goals For Franklin As Keeping Staff Together A Key For Longterm Success -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Franklin, Nittany Lions focused on Rose Bowl, USC -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State's Saquon Barkley shows off his 'wheels' -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State doesn't need motivation to try and put on a show in the Rose Bowl, but award snubs won't hurt -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Rose Bowl will be a family affair for Penn State CB Grant Haley -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Penn State scheduled to graduate 28 athletes, including 10 football players, this weekend -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

3 Penn State assistants were contacted about head coaching jobs -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

Penn State quarterback Trace McSorley's 2016 season -- PennLive.com (Pynes)

Penn State bowl media day: Key takeaways from James Franklin's news conference -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Rose Bowl preview: Penn State, USC headed for classic clash -- Big Ten Network (Dienhart)

An update on Brendan Mahon and other injured Penn State players from James Franklin -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Basketball

Penn State vs St John’s Preview: Lions Look to Rebound Against Red Storm -- Black Shoe Diaries (Moreta-Feliz)

FRIDAY DEC. 16

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State’s McSorley should bring familiarity -- Inland Valley Daily Bulletin (Kaufman)

Penn State QB Trace McSorley reminds USC's coach of ... the Trojans' Sam Darnold -- Los Angeles Times (Helfand)

McSorley is 66-7 as a Starter...and Counting -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

A rare Rose Bowl gift for these LA Lions -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Penn State, Temple have top 5 graduation success rates among College Football Playoff top 25 teams -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

College Football Playoff snub not a good reason for Penn State to avoid Pitt -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Five Things To Look For At Rose Bowl Media Day -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Colorado's MacIntyre edges Penn State's Franklin for two major coaching awards, but both worthy -- PennLive.com (Jones)

James Franklin second in AP Coach of the Year voting -- Allentown Morning Call (Miller)

USC Football Is Back In The Rose Bowl and Back On Track -- Reign of Troy (Quimby)

THURSDAY DEC. 15

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Football is No Fluke -- Black Shoe Diaries (Slanina)

Penn State recruiting: Size is great, but speed can work, too -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Franklin named a finalist for AP Coach of the Year, Paul “Bear” Bryant awards -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State's Franklin finalist for AP National Coach of the Year, Paul 'Bear' Bryant Award -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Ryan)

Lamont Wade's father says family's still 'going back and forth' on college decision -- PennLive.com (Kirschman)

Basketball

Inconsistency plagues Nittany Lions during nonconference slate -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State men’s basketball preparing for matchup with St. John’s -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Mike Watkins posting impressive numbers despite inconsistency -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Wrestling

Nittany Lions receive upgrades to Lorenzo Wrestling Complex -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

WEDNESDAY DEC. 14

Penn State Football/Recruiting

CM’s and Penn State’s Von Walker wins Bob Mitinger Award -- Lock Haven Express

Penn State lands back-to-back Michigan star recruits -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Donovan Johnson commits to Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State Recruiting Commit Breakdown: CB Donovan Johnson -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

Nittany Lions Pick Up One Of The Fastest Recruits In The Nation -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Four-Star Michigan CB Donovan Johnson Commits to Penn State -- Roar Lions Roar (De Bear)

Penn State nets 17th commitment in class of 2017 from 4-star corner Donovan Johnson -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Trace McSorley was the real Big Ten MVP and deserved to be in the Heisman conversation -- PennLive.com (Jones)

TUESDAY DEC. 13

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Barkley, Sickels and McSorley Earn Top Awards at Nittany Lion Football Banquet -- GoPSUSports.com

Rose Bowl Game Trophy Tours Penn State -- GoPSUSports.com (Sargeant)

Don’t Overlook the Play of the Offensive Line This Season -- Victory Bell Rings (Leonard Jr)

PSU fans get glimpse of coveted Rose Bowl Leishman Trophy -- Centre Daily Times (Valsechi)

Saquon Barkley named AP all-American, team MVP -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Bates, Gillikin recognized for freshman campaigns -- Centre Daily Times

Blake Gillikin Named ESPN Freshman All-American -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

Barkley Named To AP All-American Third Team -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Saquon Barkley named AP All-American -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Nittany Lions Announce Season Awards -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State's Saquon Barkley lands on AP All-American team -- Associated Press

MONDAY DEC. 12

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State will improve after Rose Bowl experience -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

It's a new USC that begins to prepare for Penn State in the Rose Bowl -- Los Angeles Times (Helfand)

Penn State RB among early frontrunners for 2017 Heisman -- Associated Press (Russo)

James Franklin’s Penn State Success is the Culmination of a Six-Year (and Lifetime) Grind -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Saquon Barkley named Penn State’s MVP -- Centre Daily Times

RB Saquon Barkley, QB Trace McSorley among winners at Penn State’s annual banquet -- Land of 10 (Staats)

2018 5-star DB Derrik Allen lists Michigan, Ohio State, Penn State in Top 10 list -- Land of 10 (Staats)

Basketball

Lessons Learned With Franklin Still Apply As Chambers Builds With Youth -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Wrestling

George Carpenter makes Penn State dual debut with style -- Centre Daily Times (Cobler)

Penn State wrestlers post 46-0 shutout over Binghamton -- PennLive.com (Carlson)

SUNDAY DEC. 11

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State, Franklin mining national talent farms -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

REPORT: JOE MOORHEAD WILL REMAIN AT PENN STATE IN 2017 -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFilippo)

Basketball

Penn State falls to Pitt in Never Forget Tribute Classic -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State Men's Basketball Falls to Pitt, 81-73, in Never Forget Tribute Classic -- StateCollege.com (Coughlin)

Recap and stats from Penn State vs. Pitt in Never Forget Tribute Classic -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Four-point play: Takeaways from Pittsburgh's 81-73 win over Penn State -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

First-half struggles doom Penn State in loss to Pitt -- City of Basketball Love (Slover)

Lady Lions cruise past rival Pittsburgh -- Centre Daily Times (Miller)

Penn State women’s basketball finishes off Pittsburgh with contributions all across the board -- Collegian (McQuillan)

Penn State women’s basketball trounces Pittsburgh at Bryce Jordan Center -- Collegian (McQuillan)

SATURDAY DEC. 10

Penn State Football/Recruiting

The story behind how Dean Yockey’s wife shocked him with Rose Bowl tickets -- Centre Daily Times (Annarelli)

Penn State Football Recruiting Commit Breakdown: WR KJ Hamler -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

4-STAR WIDE RECEIVER K.J. HAMLER COMMITS TO PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (De Bear)

Lions land commitment from 4-star WR K.J. Hamler -- PennLive.com (Hockensmith)

J.J. WATT LOSES BET TO DEVON STILL, WEARS PENN STATE GEAR -- Roar Lions Roar (Polak)

The 10 college football coaches who did the best job in 2016 -- USA Today (Myerberg)

Wife surprises husband with Rose Bowl tickets -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State football coaches continue to visit recruits -- Collegian (Rubin)

In Year One, Joe Moorhead and Brent Pry Help Land Penn State Among The Best -- Onward State (Rockwell)

Penn State target Isheem Young showcases skill set in Imhotep Charter's title game loss -- PennLive.com (Gallen)

Trace McSorley listed as top-5 2017 Heisman candidate by NFL.com -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

FOUR NITTANY LIONS HEADLINE ESPN.COM'S ALL-BIG TEN FRESHMAN TEAM -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

Penn State weekend recruiting rundown -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Basketball

Rebounding struggles continue for Penn State during nonconference play -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Renewal of Pitt-Penn State basketball rivalry in the works -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Meyer)

TUESDAY NOV. 29

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State shouldn’t be scared of anything -- Collegian

Sorry Penn State and fans, no playoff for you -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Cook)

Penn State’s Barkley confident he’ll be ready to go in Big Ten title game -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Penn State hockey’s David Goodwin, football’s Tyler Davis sharing inspiration -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

Five-star end Josh Kaindoh decommits from Maryland days after Penn State visit -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State's McSorley has Wisconsin's attention -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Banged-up Barkley ready for Big Ten title game -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

How can Penn State reach the College Football Playoff? -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

The Times They Are A-Changin’ at Penn State -- Black Shoe Diaries (Sauertieg)

Saquon Barkley watched final minutes of Penn State’s win against Michigan State on his phone -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

Gov. Tom Wolf in Penn State's corner for Big Ten Championship game but won't be in the stands -- PennLive.com (Murphy)

Penn State sells out Big Ten Championship tickets fast -- Centre Daily Times (Falce)

Penn State events and details for B1G Championship weekend in Indianapolis -- Penn State News

Texans' Bill O'Brien proud of Penn State's season -- Houston Chronicle (McClain)

Barkley gives update on status for Big Ten Championship game -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Key storylines to watch for the Big Ten title game -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Wisconsin will put Penn State trends to the test in Big Ten championship game -- Land of 10 (Bittner)

Hockey

Penn State hockey team riding the good wave after big football win -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)

MONDAY NOV. 28

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State crashes Meyer-Harbaugh party -- Collegian (Rubin)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Penn State football’s 45-12 win over Michigan State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State and Ohio State push the Lions to the Big Ten Championship -- Collegian (Han)

Can Penn State-Wisconsin winner move into playoff spot? -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Penn State, Wisconsin set for Big Ten football title game at Lucas Oil -- Indianapolis Star (Wilson)

Ohio State is in the playoff. Wisconsin? Penn State? Michigan? -- Chicago Sun-Times (Greenberg)

2017 commit flips from Florida to Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Franklin discusses College Football Playoff, Big Ten title significance -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State-Wisconsin winner not lock for playoff berth -- Associated Press (Olson)

Oh, Hello: Four-star DT Fred Hansard Flips To Penn State -- Black Shoe Diaries (Koerbler)

Franklin Optimistic That Barkley Will Be Healthy For Big Ten Title Game -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

What is Wisconsin quarterback Alex Hornibrook's status? -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

James Franklin: Winning conference ‘should carry a lot of weight’ for College Football Playoff -- Land of 10 (Wise)

Penn State flips 4-star Florida DT commit Fred Hansard -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Is McSorley having Penn State's best QB season ever? -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

Franklin calls Big Ten, 'as strong, or stronger, than any conference' -- Lancaster Newspapers (Gross)

BRANDON BELL NAMED WALTER CAMP NATIONAL DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK -- Roar Lions Roar (Damico)

Franklin ‘confident’ Barkley will play in Big Ten Championship -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

James Franklin confident RB Saquon Barkley will play in Big Ten Championship Game -- Land of 10 (Staats)

SNAP COUNTS: SENIOR DAY SEND-OFF -- Roar Lions Roar (Smith)

The Penn State Alumni Association sold out its Big Ten title game tickets in 15 minutes -- Land of 10 (Putterman)

Penn State Stays At No. 8 In Both AP And Coaches Polls -- Black Shoe Diaries (Koerbler)

Belief never wavered for Penn State players -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

SUNDAY NOV. 27

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State Sunday situation -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Played in/Played out: Ohio State, Penn State, Colorado make a case -- USA Today (Myerberg)

FROM THE DUST: SCANDAL, SHAME, DETERMINATION, AND TRIUMPH -- Roar Lions Roar (Grovich)

Penn State’s Resurgence Is A Family Affair -- Black Shoe Diaries (Taylor)

‘That’s obviously a huge honor and all that kind of stuff’ -- Centre Daily Times

Saquon Barkley limped off the field, so what’s next for him? -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State punches ticket to Big Ten title game with win over Michigan State -- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Fittipaldo)

NO. 7 PENN STATE, JAMES FRANKLIN USE 'SPECIAL SAUCE' TO WIN BIG TEN EAST -- Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia (Jones)

Fans look back on season, have hope for future -- Centre Daily Times (Milazzo)

No Update On Saquon Barkley As Injury Cloud Looms -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

No longer stuck between past and future, Penn State players rejoice in the now -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

Trace McSorley, Nittany Lions’ passing game on point in rout -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

How far has Penn State come to win Big Ten East? -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Penn State flies by Michigan State and into the Big Ten title game -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Next stop, Indy: Penn State headed to Big Ten title game -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Saquon Barkley leaves Michigan State game with ankle injury -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

The Perfect Storm: How Penn State Shocked The World -- Onward State (Kasales)

Penn State restores program's prominence with trip to Big Ten Championship -- Collegian (Rubin)

No. 7 Penn State's receivers break open the Michigan State defense -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State clinches spot in Big Ten title game -- LehighValleyLive.com (Folck)

Penn State rolls to win, advances to Big Ten title game -- Associated Press (Johnson)

Watch Nittany Lions Celebrate 10-2 Season And Division Title -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

What Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio said after the Spartans’ 45-12 loss at Penn State -- Land of 10

Penn State bound for B1G title game after shocking regular season -- ESPN.com (Moyer)

What wins by Ohio State, Penn State, Wisconsin mean for Big Ten in playoff -- CBSSports.com (Fornelli)

Lions Pry Another Second-Half Masterpiece -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

The bonus James Franklin earned on Saturday night, and how it can grow for the Penn State coach -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Ex-Penn State players react to No. 7 Nittany Lions’ win, division title: ‘You’ve made us PROUD’ -- Land of 10 (Staats)

NITTANY LIONS HEAD TO INDIANAPOLIS AFTER 45-12 VICTORY OVER SPARTANS -- Roar Lions Roar (Vecello)

BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIP GAME TICKETS REQUESTS UNDERWAY -- GoPSUSports.com

Statement: Penn State 45, Michigan State 12 -- Black Shoe Diaries (Moreta-Feliz)

College football counts on MSU, but you can't count on 3-9 -- Lansing State Journal (Couch)

No. 7 Penn State Punches Its Ticket To Indy, Blasts Michigan State 45-12 -- Onward State (Kasales)

Penn State beats Michigan State, will play in Big Ten championship game -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

No. 7 Penn State secures spot in Big Ten Championship game with win over Michigan State -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Camp Hill TE Zack Kuntz announces commitment to Penn State -- Carlisle Sentinel (Adams)

Basketball

Mike Watkins’ big night leads Penn State men’s basketball over George Washington -- Centre Daily Times

Freshmen guide Penn State basketball past George Washington -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

PENN STATE 74 GEORGE WASHINGTON 68: YOUNG LIONS GROW UP IN FIRST ROAD WIN -- Roar Lions Roar (Gibson)

SATURDAY NOV. 26

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Michigan State faces Penn State as disappointing season comes to close -- MLive.com (Austin)

McSorley's focus, work ethic push PSU to prominence -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Penn State entering finale with everything at stake vs. MSU -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Penn State needs a strong first half -- Altoona Mirror (Giger)

Penn State ready for regular-season finale against Michigan State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Nittany Lion seniors thankful they stayed at Penn State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

NO. 7 PENN STATE VS. MICHIGAN STATE: CHANCE AT BIG TEN EAST TITLE AT STAKE -- Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia (Jones)

Penn State expecting Spartans' best -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Martell)

Penn State set to honor 'unbelievable' senior class on Senior Day -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Spartan seniors from Pennsylvania prepare for final Penn State game -- Lansing State Journal (Sankofa II)

Joe Moorhead Named Broyles Award Nominee -- StateCollege.com

Previewing The Opponent: Michigan State -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Basketball

PENN STATE AT GEORGE WASHINGTON PREVIEW:LIONS FACE CRITICAL ROAD TEST -- Roar Lions Roar (Gibson)

Nittany Lions focusing on defense, rebounding -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Lady Lions close trip with setback to Georgetown, 68-54 -- Lock Haven Express

THURSDAY NOV. 24

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Defense's resurgence big reason for turnaround -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Dowrey's team-first attitude lifts Penn State -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

Spartans look for something to play for against Penn?State -- Associated Press

Childhood Rutgers fan Barkley has no regrets about switching loyalties to Penn State -- Philly.com (McCarthy)

Nittany Lions and families to share Thanksgiving at Pollock Dining Commons -- Centre Daily Times (Ready)

5-star Maryland commit to visit Penn State this weekend -- Land of 10 (Putterman)

Watch The Six Plays The Nittany Lions Are Thankful For This Year -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Here Are The 5 Bowl Games Penn State Could Wind Up Playing In -- The Spun

Penn State Senior Day Q&A: Evan Schwan -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Basketball

Penn State tops Colgate in a 3-point shootout -- Collegian (Han)

Penn State Downs Colgate 72-59 In Front of Thanksgiving Eve Crowd -- Onward State (Horne)

Penn State holds off Colgate for 72-59 win -- Associated Press

WEDNESDAY NOV. 23

Penn State Football/Recruiting

BRANDON BELL ALWAYS WANTED TO WEAR HISTORIC NO. 11 AT PENN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

Penn State's overlooked seniors make their last stand -- York Daily Record (Bodani)

Michigan State's future is now as finale at Penn State looms -- Detroit Free Press (Solari)

Former Southern Football Star Having Career Season at Penn State -- The SandPaper (Biggy)

It's all about focus for Penn State -- Philly.com (Juliano)

Two Big Ten teams in the Playoff? Penn State is hoping so -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Penn State isn’t underestimating Michigan State -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State looking to finish regular season 10-2 in 3rd year under Franklin -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

James Franklin will address Michigan-Ohio State game with his team -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

'I think Penn State will remember those guys forever' -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

No. 8 Penn State hosts Spartans with eyes on another prize -- Associated Press

Can the Big Ten get two teams in the College Football Playoff? -- ESPN.com (Moyer)

Penn State slides up in new College Football Playoff rankings -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State sits at No. 7 in the College Football Playoff Rankings -- Collegian (Rubin)

Penn State turnaround big for seniors recruited amid scandal -- Associated Press

Saquon Barkley calls choosing Penn State ‘best decision of my life’ -- Land of 10 (Pianovich)

Franklin Says Holiday Schedule Poses Challenge Ahead Of Michigan State -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State prepares for senior day as Saquon Barkley talks about the decision of his life -- Collegian (Rubin)

What To Know From James Franklin Weekly Press Conference -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

PENN STATE FOOTBALL IS FUN AGAIN -- Roar Lions Roar (De Bear)

Alumni

Ex-Penn State players upset over DeAndre Levy's comments about Joe Paterno -- ESPN.com (Rothstein)

Penn State alums condemn DeAndre Levy's comments about Joe Paterno -- Detroit Free Press (Birkett)

Basketball

Penn State vs. Colgate Preview: Looking for a Win Before Thanksgiving -- Black Shoe Diaries

Chambers staying patient early in Penn State men’s basketball season -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Five takes from Penn State basketball's first five games as touted freshmen are thrown in fire -- PennLive.com (Jones)

TUESDAY NOV. 22

Penn State Football/Recruiting

ESPN: Big 12, Pac 12 rooting against Penn State -- CBSSports.com (Crawford)

Von Walker out for season, and the list of players to be honored on Senior Day -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State’s Von Walker out for the season -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Farewell, Captain: Von Walker Out For Season -- Roar Lions Roar (Grovich)

Penn State-Michigan State: Key storylines at the start of the week -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Wounded Michigan State is the only thing standing between the Lions and 10-2 -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Saquon Barkley Talks To BTN About The Science Behind His Cuts -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Penn State eyes Big Ten East title share vs. Michigan State, pulls for Ohio State -- MLive.com (DeCamp)

Tyler Davis named Big Ten Co-Special Teams Player of the Week -- Collegian (Lungaro)

Is Tyler Davis Penn State’s MVP? -- Victory Bell Rings (Leap)

MONDAY NOV. 21

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Resilient Nittany Lions pump excitement into Penn State football -- Reading Eagle (Scarcella)

QB Damion Terry should start finale at Penn State -- Lansing State Journal (Solari)

Penn State’s Thanksgiving Week: A Schedule Filled With Football & Film -- StateCollege.com (Poorman)

Dantonio won’t rule Malik McDowell out for Michigan State’s season finale at Penn State -- Land of 10 (Goheen)

Penn State football notebook: Defense stifles hapless Rutgers -- Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (Martell)

5-star Penn State commit Micah Parsons says team wants him to play offense and defense in college -- Land of 10 (Petrella)

And now, a 'surreal' opportunity -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State calls on LaVar Arrington for support -- Philly.com (Juliano)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Penn State’s 39-0 win over Rutgers -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Penn State Continues to Rise, Ranked No. 8 in AP and Coaches’ Poll -- Black Shoe Diaries

Bowl projections: Penn State slated for Cotton Bowl -- CBSSports.com (Palm)

Basketball

Penn State struggles offensively in loss to No. 21 Cincinnati -- Collegian (Lungaro)

NO. 24 CINCINNATI 71, PENN STATE 50: LIONS SUFFOCATED IN HUMBLING DEFEAT -- Roar Lions Roar (Markulics)

Lady Vols stumble, fall at Penn State, 70-56 -- Knoxville News-Sentinel (Fleser)

SUNDAY NOV. 20

Penn State Football/Recruiting

Penn State not only great second-half club, its offense is best on the road in the nation -- PennLive.com (Jones)

Penn State stays in hunt for Big Ten title game berth -- Associated Press (Canavan)

Rutgers embarrassed by Penn State | Whom do you blame? -- NJ.com (Sargeant)

Penn State blanks woeful Rutgers, eyes shot at Big Ten title -- Wilkes-Barre Times-Leader (Levarse)

Mike Gesicki had no idea he broke a record -- Centre Daily Times

James Franklin gives update on offensive lineman -- Centre Daily Times

Nittany Lions Waltz Past Rutgers 39-0 -- StateCollege.com (Jones)

Barkley tested for concussion; Franklin says he’s ‘fine’ -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

No. 8 Penn State's defensive dominance kept Rutgers out of the game -- Collegian (Rubin)

Thanks to steady Tyler Davis, Penn State weathers slow start, disposes Rutgers, takes aim at Sparty -- PennLive.com (Jones)

FRANKLIN WANTS STUDENTS, LETTERMEN AND FANS TO FILL UP BEAVER STADIUM FOR MICHIGAN STATE -- Roar Lions Roar (Treb)

Nittany Lions special teams play shines again -- Centre Daily Times (Gery)

Penn State's strong second-half play paves way to a 39-0 destruction of Rutgers -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

Penn State shuts out Rutgers in crushing fashion -- LehighValleyLive (Folck)

Penn State Notebook -- Scranton Times-Tribune (Collins)

Nebraska-Iowa, Penn State-Michigan State kick times announced -- Land of 10

Saquon Barkley was "fine," James Franklin said, but his health becomes Penn State's biggest question now -- PennLive.com (Pickel)

Penn State 39, Rutgers 0: Five things we learned  -- PennLive.com (Flounders)

James Franklin gives update on Saquon Barkley -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

With Saquon Barkley sidelined, Penn State rolls over Rutgers -- Allentown Morning Call (Wogenrich)

Penn State keeps rolling, sets up potentially special weekend by routing Rutgers -- Land of 10 (Masisak)

NO. 8 PENN STATE 39, NO. 128 RUTGERS 0: 5 POSTGAME THOUGHTS -- Roar Lions Roar (DiFillippo)

No. 8 Penn State shuts out Rutgers -- Collegian (Han)

Rutgers lost 224-0 this year to Ohio State, Michigan, MSU and Penn State -- SB Nation (Kirschner)

Penn State shuts out Rutgers -- Centre Daily Times (McGonigal)

Basketball

Duke 78, Penn State 68: Good Job, Good Effort -- Black Shoe Diaries (Aydin)

Late Push From Men’s Basketball Not Enough To Upset No. 1 Duke -- Onward State (Coughlin)

Penn State sticks with, but can’t beat No. 1 Duke -- Centre Daily Times

Penn State kept at arm’s length by No. 1 Duke, falls 78-68 -- Collegian (Hirsh)

Walking Wounded Win By 10 -- Duke Basketball Report (King)

Hockey

No. 10 Nittany Lions Crush Arizona State -- StateCollege.com (Kasales)

No. 10 Penn State routs Arizona State, marking the team’s fourth consecutive sweep -- Collegian (Duriez)

No. 10 Penn State piles on points in win over Arizona State -- Centre Daily Times (Brunskill)



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