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It’s interesting that NOW there is outrage in State College about actions that are “unfair to the kids.” The harsh NCAA sanctions against the Penn State football program are indeed unfair to the student-athletes.

They had absolutely nothing to do with Jerry Sandusky’s crimes or the massive, 14-year-long cover-up perpetrated by those in charge of the university. The sanctions are extremely unfair.<

07/24/2012 - 09:42
Tony DeFazio
As a society, we fear doing too little when we should do more. NCAA President Mark Emmert has just become the walking, talking example of that statement.

In wake of the horrific findings of one of the most heinous crimes in the history of college athletics, not to mention our country, the third-year president of the NCAA decided Monday to lay down o

07/23/2012 - 17:18
Anthony Jaskulski
The NCAA has fined Penn State $60 million, banned the team from postseason play for four years, eliminated multiple scholarships, stripped the Nittany Lions of all wins between 1998-2011, and placed the program on probation for five years.

NCAA President Mark Emmert announced severe sanctions against the Penn State football program as a result of the Jerry Sa

07/23/2012 - 12:51
Tony DeFazio
Pitt's Hubie Graham and Ryan Turnley named to John Mackey Award and Rimington Watch Lists

Two more Pitt players, as well as players from Penn State and WVU, were named preseason candidates for top national awards t

07/10/2012 - 10:27
PSR Staff
Belle Vernon’s Dorian Johnson commits to PSU

Penn State ended June by getting two major recruiting commitments from athletes out of Pennsylvania and Maryland.

06/29/2012 - 11:49
Tony DeFazio
One-time Michigan Wolverine Ray Vinopal is one of several transfers who figure to play a significant role for new coach Paul Chryst and the Pitt Panthers this fall.

Pitt
Safety Ray Vinopal, #9

06/26/2012 - 10:21
Tony DeFazio
Jerry Sandusky will never see the light of day as a free man. That’s the first good news out of central Pennsylvania in a long time. That news is a credit to the 12 men and women of Bellefonte, PA, who acted as good American citizens by serving on the jury that convicted him.

It’s a credit to the eight brave young men who revisited the nightmares of their youth, by testifying in a packed courtroom and telling their stories to all of America in the process.

06/23/2012 - 10:48
Tony DeFazio
Mays Landing linebacker Brandon Bell verbals

Penn State added another linebacker recruit for the Class of 2013 last week when New Jersey linebacker Brandon Bell gave a verbal commitment.

06/18/2012 - 21:04
PSR Staff
Penn State hosts Ohio on Sept. 1 at noon and Navy on Sept. 15 at 3:30 p.m.

The kick times and network TV assignments for Penn State’s first two home games this season are set.
 

06/07/2012 - 18:47
PSR Staff
Event played in historic San Juan, Puerto Rico Nov. 15-18

The Penn State men’s basketball team will compete in a strong eight-team field in the 2012 Puerto Rico Tip-Off played Nov. 15-18 in historic San Juan, Puerto Rico.
 

06/07/2012 - 18:24
PSR Staff
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