The Bucknell Bison found out their NCAA tournament fate on Sunday night. It was revealed Bucknell will face Michigan State in the first round in Detroit. We caught up with the team after the announcement to get their thoughts on this tough opening round matchup.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Despite a goal and assist each from sophomores Brandon Biro (Sherwood Park, Alb.) and Nate Sucese (Fairport, N.Y.), fourth-seeded Penn State was defeated by top-seed Notre Dame, 3-2, this evening in a Big Ten semifinal matchup at Compton Family Ice Arena.
As spring practice approaches, the Nittany Lions are finishing up their winter workouts. With early enrollees getting a taste of college life and a key veteran returning from rehabilitation, strength and conditioning coach Dwight Galt likes what he sees so far from the Lions this offseason.
EAST LANSING, Mich. -- The Penn State Nittany Lions (14-0, 9-0 B1G) crowned three champions at the 2018 Big Ten Championship tournament in East Lansing, Mich. Penn State also moved nine wrestlers through to the 2018 NCAA Championships in two weeks. Head coach Cael Sanderson and his squad will be gunning for their seventh NCAA title in the last eight years. Senior Zain Retherford (Benton, Pa.) was named the 2018 Big Ten Wrestler of the Year as well.
The Bucknell Bison will play for their second straight Patriot League title on Wednesday night, after a dominant 90-59 win over Boston U. in the semifinals. Bucknell raced to an early lead in the first half and never looked back, and after the game, coach Nathan Davis and Kimbal Mackenzie looked ahead to Wednesday.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- Freshman Evan Barratt (Bristol, Pa.) scored a pair of goals including the game-winner while adding an assist to lift fourth-seeded Penn State past No. 5 Minnesota, 6-5, and sweep the best-of-three Big Ten quarterfinal series this evening inside Pegula Ice Arena.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Junior Andrew Sturtz (Buffalo, N.Y.) scored the game-winning goal to help lift fourth-seeded Penn State past No. 5 Minnesota, 5-3, in game one of a best-of-three Big Ten quarterfinal series this evening inside Pegula Ice Arena.
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Penn State women's basketball team saw their stay at the 25th Big Ten Tournament come to a close on Thursday (March 1) evening as it fell to Michigan, 77-48, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.