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Saquon Barkley ran for 207 yards and two touchdowns, Trace McSorley threw three scoring passes, and the Nittany Lions used a 24-point third quarter as the centerpiece of their 62-24 victory against Purdue.

From trap game to statement win in a matter of minutes, Penn State's 62-24 win over Purdue on Saturday was more crucial than some fans may have considered it.

10/29/2016 - 23:40
Mark Puleo
A coach who doesn't believe in signature wins got his signature win.

“That’s for you guys, all that signature stuff,” Penn State coach James Franklin said. “What I am proud of is how many kids came up to me and told me they love me.

10/23/2016 - 00:41
Mark Puleo
Since joining the Big Ten in 2013, the Penn State men’s hockey team has improved its record each season.

The first year was a sign that winning in the Big Ten would not be easy; the Nittany Lions went 8-26-2, last in the Big Ten.

10/16/2016 - 19:37
Joel Norman
On a rainy afternoon in Happy Valley, Penn State’s offensive gameplan to run the ball down Maryland’s throats wasn’t a surprise. But what was a surprise was the amount of success the they found. The Nittany Lions’ 372 rushing yards was the most Penn State had accumulated since 2006 and powered James Franklin’s squad to a 38-14 win.

“It’s simple and I’ve said this before, it’s up front,” Franklin said, crediting his offensive line for the team’s success. “We’re maturing and growing up front.

10/08/2016 - 18:52
Mark Puleo
Saquon Barkley scored on a 25-yard run on Penn State's first offensive play of overtime and the Nittany Lions beat Minnesota 29-26 on Saturday night.

In the closing minutes of the third quarter of Penn State’s 29-23 overtime win over Minnesota, Golden Gophers special teamer Jalen Waters brought the Beaver Stadium crowd of 95,332 to its feet in u

10/01/2016 - 21:41
Mark Puleo
Brandon Smith might have been the only Penn State player to score any type of victory in Saturday’s 49-10 beatdown from the hands of Michigan in the Big House.

Smith, who was the breakout star in last week’s victory over Temple, found himself heading back to the locker room early in the second quarter after being ejected for targeting.

09/25/2016 - 11:41
Mark Puleo
Trace McSorley completed 18 of 24 passes for 287 yards with one touchdown and an interception and rushed for another score to lead Penn State to a 34-27 win against Temple on Saturday.

In a fireworks-filled game that finished much closer than it needed to, Penn State avenged last year’s heartbreaking season-opener with a 34-24 win over visiting Temple.

09/17/2016 - 17:44
Mark Puleo
In the words of amped-up former Pitt coach Walt Harris: “It’s a rivalry again!”

Despite some confusion of what exactly we are supposed to call this Pitt-Penn State matchup, Saturday’s game could be unanimously tabbed an edge-of-seat thriller, as the Panthers notched a 42-39 le

09/10/2016 - 23:57
Anthony Jaskulski
Trace McSorely threw two touchdown passes, Saquan Barkley topped the century mark and the Penn State defense tightened in the second half as the Nittany Lions beat Kent State 33-13 on Saturday.

It wasn’t the flashiest of wins, but James Franklin is okay with that.

09/03/2016 - 21:48
Mark Puleo
With new coordinators on both sides of the ball, Penn State will have a decidedly different look when they take the field this weekend to open the 2016 season.

The new-look Lions may find themselves finishing with a similar record from 2015, but the latest edition of James Franklin’s Penn State squad is sure to get there differently.

09/02/2016 - 09:54
Mark Puleo
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