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Frazier ties Penn State season assist record with 189th of the year

Despite 24 points and six assists from Tim Frazier, Penn State fell to a red-hot Purdue team, 80-56, Wednesday night in West Lafayette.

02/29/2012 - 22:20
PSR Staff
Frazier leads Lions with 23 points and eight assists

Penn State held a one-point lead over Northwestern for the final 2:48, but failed to convert on their final four possessions and a pair of free throw attempts and were whistled for a foul on the Wi

02/26/2012 - 11:50
PSR Staff
Penn State got within five with 5:48 to play, but couldn’t overcome No. 15 Wisconsin’s 11-of-22 shooting from 3-point range and fell, 65-55, Sunday in Madison.

Wisconsin (20-7, 9-5) opened up a 20-point lead mid-way through the second half before Penn State’s offense warmed up and the Lions’ late charge made it a game.

02/19/2012 - 19:54
PSR Staff
On Jan. 7, 2012, Penn State introduced their 15th head football coach – just their second in over four decades. Bill O'Brien, formerly the offensive coordinator for the New England Patriots, was hired to replace the legendary Joe Paterno.

Prior to coming to State College, O'Brien spent five seasons moving up the coaching ladder in New England.

02/17/2012 - 11:04
Steve Sampsell
Career highs for freshman Jon Graham help Lions post fourth Big Ten win in the BJC

Having reduced a 16-point Penn State lead to three with 24 seconds to play, Iowa intentionally put red-shirt freshman Jon Graham (Baltimore, Md.)

02/16/2012 - 23:58
PSR Staff
Who knew? It’s all anyone could ask themselves in the wake of the sex abuse scandal that rocked the Pennsylvania State University and the entire sporting world. It seemed as though every minute, a new source came forward with more information regarding what actually happened.

As the dust settled, major school officials were dismissed for their lack of response to the heinous acts allegedly committed by Jerry Sandusky.

02/16/2012 - 17:54
Ken Boysen
Four-year member of squad will earn degree in May, remain with team through 2012-13 season

UNIVERSITY PARK, PA.; FEB.

02/11/2012 - 21:05
PSR Staff
Guard nearly posts first triple-double for a Nittany Lion since 1998

Tim Frazier posted 23 points, 10 rebounds, nine assists and three steals Saturday as the 6-1, guard nearly posted the first triple-double for a Nitt

02/11/2012 - 16:04
PSR Staff
To put it mildly, Pitt and Penn State had football programs in turmoil this off-season. Pitt hired its fourth coach in over a year after Todd Graham bolted for Arizona State after just one season.

Meanwhile, Penn State was shaken by a scandal that left the school's image tainted and resulted in the firing of legendary head coach Joe

02/10/2012 - 15:26
Lauren Kirschman
Frazier leads Lions with 19 points and seven assists

Penn State came storming back to close within five of No. 11 Michigan State with 9:10 to play, but couldn’t overcome a 14-point halftime deficit falling, 77-57, in East Lansing, Mich.

02/09/2012 - 00:01
PSR Staff
Perennial regular season leaders rebuild, the West gets stronger, analytics take center stage and the draft is reconfigured. Here are four league-wide storylines to follow as the NHL season gets underway.
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Milan Smith scored a fourth-quarter touchdown and Penn Hills forced a late Woodland Hills turnover as the Indians topped the Wolverines 22-15.
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Bethel Park running back Alex Minton ran for 170 yards and two scored to lead the Black Hawks over Baldwin 26-13.
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New coaches, an infusion of younger players, a goalie entering a contract year, the makeover of Kris Letang... here are four storylines to follow as the Penguins start the 2014-15 season.
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There were plenty of changes throughout the league this offseason, but most of the movement should only make the West stronger as the Eastern Conference struggles to keep up.
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Western PA has long-provided the NFL with some of its top-end talent and that continues to be the case. As of the end of the September, 21 former WPIAL or Pittsburgh City League players graced NFL rosters.
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There is no shortage of great athletes to come out of the Mon-Valley, but perhaps no single institution has produced more great athletes than old Donora High School (now part of Ringgold). The WPIAL Hall of Fame has recognized the following Donora greats.
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Through five games, there are a few teams and a few players who have stood out above the rest.
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