Information Courtesy of Penn State University Athletic Communications
Nittany Lions' linebacker Glenn Carson and safety Jesse Della Valle have traded in Penn State blue and white for State College Spikes red and blue.
The duo is part of the team's game day intern crew, getting some real-world experience to back up their advertising/public relations majors.
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. - Friday evening's 11th annual Lift For Life was a resounding success with the defense topping the offense in a five-event strength and conditioning competition, which capped off a record fundraising effort spearheaded by Uplifting Athletes to benefit the Kidney Cancer Association.
The Penn State Uplifting Athletes' 11th Annual Penn State Lift For Life is set for Friday, July 12, with proceeds again benefitting the Kidney Cancer Association. The event is set for 5 p.m. at the Penn State Lacrosse Field, followed by an autograph session with the Nittany Lion football team. More than 80 members of the team are expected to participate in the event.
Bill O'Brien headlining Penn State's Stop in Dickson City, Eyewitness Sports Director Phil Schoener went one-on-one with Coach O'Brien.
Penn State will play three night games during the 2013 season, two in Beaver Stadium, with today's announcement of a 6 p.m. kick vs. the University of Central Florida on Sept. 14.
West Scranton grad Matt McGloin will get his NFL shot this weekend at the Washington Redskins Rookie Camp.
The Seattle Seahawks selected Penn State defensive tackle Jordan Hill (Steelton) Friday in the third round of the 2013 National Football League Draft.
Blue Mt and Penn State grad Matt Stankiewitch hopes a NFL team will draft him on Saturday.
Rising sophomore quarterback Steven Bench (Bainbridge, Ga.) has been granted a release to transfer from the Penn State football program. He will complete the spring semester at the University, which ends May 3.
Nittany Nation Report- Valley View grad Nyeem Wartman made a immediate impact in his first career contest, but the linebacker suffered a knee injury on the opening kickoff of the second game and was sidelined for the remainder of last season. He will be fight for a starting linebacker spot this season.
Eric Shrive the fifth-year senior appeared in all 12 games last season on offense and special teams and is working hard to play a larger roll on the offensive line this fall.
Nittany Nation Report- Secondary Depth is something to watch for on Saturday at the Penn State Blue-White game.
In his second year as the Penn State Head football coach, Bill O'Brien has a lot of focus on the offensive side of the ball, inparticular the quarterback position. The competition has heated up between sophomore Steven Bench and fromer College of the Sequoias signal caller Tyler Ferguson. Both quarterbacks are competing this spring to prove they are worthy of being the starting quarterback once the season starts.
All eyes are under center as the Nittany Lions start spring practice. They want to see who takes the lead in the race to become the next Penn State starting quarterback.
Penn State Football team does more than dance for THON this year at PSU. 70 members of the Penn State roster welcomed in 28 Make-A-Wish children and took them on a special tour.
Nittany Nation Report- John Urschel Math Wiz
Penn State will host the University of Central Florida (UCF) on Sept. 14 to complete its 2013 football schedule. The University of Virginia recently notified Penn State it would not be playing the game scheduled for Sept. 14 in Beaver Stadium in order to play an additional home game.
Tuesday January 22nd marks the one-year anniversary of the death of Joe Paterno.
Newly-promoted Penn State defensive coordinator John Butler is full speed ahead in getting things in order for the remainder of the recruiting period and the 2013 season.
Five Penn State football student-athletes have been named All-Big Ten as selected by ESPN.com and BigTenNetwork.com. In addition, BTN.com selected Bill O'Brien the Big Ten Coach of the Year and defensive end Deion Barnes (Philadelphia) the conference's Freshman of the Year.
Penn State senior Matt Stankiewitch (Orwigsburg) has been selected a finalist for the Rimington Trophy, presented to the nation's top center.
Penn State senior quarterback Matt McGloin (Scranton) was honored today by the Springdale Rotary Club as the winner of the Third Annual Burlsworth Trophy, presented to the nation's outstanding college football player who began his career as a walk-on.
Penn State coach Bill O'Brien has been selected 2012 Big Ten Coach of the Year by the coaches and media and defensive end Deion Barnes (Philadelphia) has been named the conference's Thompson-Randel El Freshman of the Year.
Vote for Matt McGloin:
Fans are allowed to vote for their favorite player via the AT&T Fan Vote. Voting can be accessed at www.burlsworthtrophy.comand began with the top 10 semi-finalists and continues with the three finalists. Fans are limited to one vote per day, and the voting will conclude on Dec. 2 at 12 a.m. CST.
Six Nittany Lions Named First-Team All-Big Ten: Carter, Hill, Mauti, Robinson, Stankiewitch and Urschel on First Team; Hodges on Second Team
Nittany Nation Notebook for the Wisconsin Game.
An emotional pregame scene and regulation, fittingly wasn't enough for the Nittany Lions in their 24-21 overtime victory against Wisconsin on Saturday afternoon inside Beaver Stadium.
The Springdale Rotary Club presents the Burlsworth Trophy. The honor was first awarded in 2010. Fans can vote for McGloin daily via the AT&T Fan Vote at www.burlsworthtrophy.com.
Nittany Nation Report- Penn State seniors last game, could it be Bill O'Brien's last game at Penn State.
Senior quarterback Matt McGloin (Scranton) has been honored by the Big Ten Conference for his record-breaking performance in Penn State's 45-22 win over Indiana last Saturday.
Nittany Nation Game Day Report from Beaver Stadium with KC Kantz.
Penn State's record-setting quarterback Matt McGloin (Scranton) is among the candidates for the Burlsworth Trophy, presented to the nation's outstanding college football player who began his career as a walk-on.
Nittany Nation Report: PJ Byers, Penn State football player, talks about his upcoming role as a Naval officer.
Nittany Nation Notebook for Nebraska Game.
Nittany Nation Report- Penn State is perfect on the road this season in the Big Ten, the Lions final road game of the season is Saturday at Nebraska.
Nittany Nation Notebook from the Purdue Game.
Nittany Nation Report- Penn State's five game win streak came to a end Saturday at the hands of Ohio State, the Lions with only four games to go at Purdue on Saturday.
Nittany Notebook- Ohio State Game
After igniting an already boisterous crowd of 107,818 with a blocked punt for a touchdown to take the early lead, the Nittany Lions were unable to corral Braxton Miller and the No. 9-ranked Ohio State offense in their 35-23 loss in Beaver Stadium.
"Nittany Nation Report" Penn State players can't wait to play Ohio State in a big time college football game.
Nittany Nation Report- Bill O'Brien talks about playing Ohio State in his weekly press conference.
Nittany Nation Notebook after the Penn State win over Iowa.
Penn State's primetime clash with unbeaten Ohio State will kick at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 27 and air on ESPN, the Big Ten Conference announced today.
After watching No. 24/22 Northwestern grab the momentum with a long punt return near the end of the third quarter, the Nittany Lion offense roared back with 22-straight points and the defense blanked the high-powered Wildcat attack over the final 16 minutes to close out the Penn State football team's come-from-behind victory, 39-28.
Nittany Nation Report- Bill O'Brien says Northwestern is the best team Penn State has played this season.
Nittany Nation Report- Nittany Notebook from the Penn State Big Win over Illinois
Penn State wins Big Ten Opener on the road at Illinois, Nittany Nation Reporter KC Kantz with the Story from Champaign.
Penn State Head Coach Bill O'Brien said Paul Jones left the team for personal reasons. Penn State starts Big Ten play Saturday at Illinois.
Bill O'Brien talks about Big Ten opener at Illinois.