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I remember when I was 12 years old, playing basketball in the 6th grade on the JV team. On one particular night, in a span of about three minutes, I shot three straight air balls in a loss.

After the game I overheard my coach talking to a parent: “Did you see Joe’s shooting today? Maybe tomorrow he’ll be able to hit rim.”

11/08/2011 - 16:28
Joe Giardina
Although there is nothing I can say that has not already been expressed by others, I felt compelled to comment on the nightmare unfolding at Penn State.

Everyone involved—from the janitors to the graduate assistant to the head coach to the athletic director to the head of finance to the President of the University—made a fully conscious, well thoug

11/08/2011 - 12:00
Tony DeFazio
Athletic director Tim Curley and school administrator Gary Shultz charged in Sandusky case

Two Penn State University officials have stepped down amidst allegations that they covered up a child sex abuse scandal involving former football defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky.

11/07/2011 - 19:22
PSR Staff
Frazier’s 19 points, Oliver’s 16 pace Penn State in exhibition action


11/05/2011 - 20:14
PSR Staff
Penn State punter/kicker also a semifinalist for Groza place-kicker award

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; November 1, 2011 – Penn State punter/placekicker Anthony

11/01/2011 - 23:51
PSR Staff
Senior defensive tackle No. 2 in Big Ten with 15.5 TFL for 8-1 Nittany Lions

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; October 31, 2011 – Penn State senior DT Devon Still (Wilmington, Del.) has been named a semifinalist for the Chuck

10/31/2011 - 20:57
PSR Staff
Linebacker records career-high 19 tackles, sack and forces fumble in Penn State win over Illinois

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; October 31, 2011 – Linebacker Gerald Hodges (Paulsboro,

10/31/2011 - 12:16
PSR Staff
Penn State overcame six fumbles and an interception to beat Illinois 10-7 on Saturday, taking advantage of a botched snap on a field goal attempt in the first half and another attempt that bounced off the goal post as time expired. Joe Paterno broke Eddie Robinson's record for victories by a Division I coach with No. 409 with the win.

A game plagued with horrendous weather, sloppy play and little offense went to the Penn State Nittany Lions.

10/29/2011 - 20:59
Ken Boysen
Records career-high 14 tackles, 1.5 sacks and key interception in Penn State win

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; October 24, 2011  – Linebacker Gerald Hodges (Paulsboro,

10/24/2011 - 14:24
PSR Staff
Silas Redd ran for 168 yards and a touchdown and Matt McGloin threw for two scores, but it was Gerald Hodges' third-quarter interception that changed the game and led Penn State to a 34-24 win over Northwestern Saturday night.

An explosive offensive output and a stifling second-half defensive performance earned Joe Paterno his

10/22/2011 - 22:34
Derek Lefever
It’s all starting to make sense. The Steelers have not made the playoffs the past two seasons. Those two years have seen the team part ways with players who were integral to a sustained run of success that resulted in a pair of Super Bowl championships.
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The play of Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has a tremendous impact on every game the team plays. Whatever success the Penguins have in the Stanley Cup Playoffs will depend largely on the opposition’s ability to contain No. 87. But he is not doing it alone.
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A champion won't be crowned in the NHL for nearly two months, but the quest for hockey's holy grail begins now. Sixteen teams are lacing up their skates and preparing for the upcoming hunt for the Stanley Cup. Here are the four favorites.
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Pirates' righthander Charlie Morton put an exclamation point on his recovery from Tommy John surgery in 2012 with the best major league season of his career, posting 7-4 record with a 3.26 ERA.
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The newest crop of rookies will enter the NFL on May 8, when the 2014 NFL Draft gets underway at Radio City Music Hall in New York. The Houston Texans own the first selection, and it's a South Carolina defensive end who sits atop PSR's board.
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The Steelers’ offseason additions and subtractions have given a peek into what may be going on in the team’s South Side War Room as the team prepares for one of the deepest drafts in years. Several players have emerged as potential targets for the Black and Gold in 2014.
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Several local players could be off the board before the second round is completed on May 9. Pitt's Aaron Donald is the top prospect, but Penn State has a pair of players who expect to hear their names called early as well.
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The 2014 NFL Draft is shaping up to be one of the deepest in recent memory. But even in the deepest of drafts, there are studs, duds, snubs and flubs. How is one to know if a draft pick is worth cheering for, or if he should be booed mercilessly?
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