The plan was for Chris Colasanti to sit out last season. He was going to use the redshirt he still had available, biding his time and emerging from the year off with two more seasons of eligibility and a leg up on his kinesiology studies, which happen to include a rigorous pre-med option.
April 21, 2010
Bloomfield, Mich., linebacker Chris Colasanti made his verbal commitment to Penn State back in May. He was finally able to make his official visit this past weekend to get the grand tour with a few of his soon-to-be teammates. Find out what the 6-foot-2, 235-pounder had to say about his visit, his commitment to Penn State and what it means to be headed to Linebacker U.
January 22, 2007
In recent years Penn State has added a lot to its deep linebacker tradition, which earned the program the nickname "Linebacker U." back in the 1970s. With players like Paul Posluszny, Dan Connor, Tim Shaw and young guns like Sean Lee and Jerome Hayes, the debates around who the best current and future Lion 'backer is continue on. Well, the next generation is preparing to carry on the tradition.
November 10, 2006