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Sunday November 23 2014
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PSU will face Siena in the quarterfinal round Monday in Loudonville, N.Y.

Four Nittany Lions posted double figures in scoring as Penn State defeated Hampton, 69-65, in the first round of the College Basketball Invitational. D.J.

03/19/2014 - 22:15
PSR Staff
Penn State to host Hampton Wednesday

Penn State has accepted an invitation to compete in the seventh annual College Basketball Invitational Tournament.

03/16/2014 - 21:52
PSR Staff
Penn State fell behind 23-3 and never recovered, falling 81-63 at Minnesota to end the season in 10th place in the Big Ten.

Penn State was able to close the gap a little, and the Nittany Lions entered the half trailing 38-24.

03/09/2014 - 21:09
Dan Sostek
Penn State rolled over Northwestern 59-32 to move out of last place in the Big 10 and get back to .500 overall with one game left in the regular season.

Before Penn State completed its season-sweep of Ohio State last week, Nittany Lions coach Pat Chambers insisted that his team was on an uphill climb.

“We’re close,” he said.

03/06/2014 - 21:48
Ryan Bertonaschi
DJ Newbill scored 23 points but Wisconsin made 13-of-14 free throws in the last 8 minutes and the Badgers won for the seventh straight time, beating Penn State 71-66 at the Jordan Center on Sunday.

Penn State clawed and clawed, but when the clock struck zero, the Nittany Lions were unable to catch the No. 14 Badgers at the Bryce Jordan Center Sunday afternoon.

03/02/2014 - 15:34
Dan Sostek
Lions sweep season series against No. 22 Buckeyes

Penn State is in sole possession of last place no more.

02/27/2014 - 22:10
Ryan Bertonaschi
Nittany Lions led at half but faltered down the stretch, losing to the Hawkeyes 82-70

The pair of DJ Newbill and Tim Frazier predictably paced the Penn State offense in Saturday’s losing effort.

02/15/2014 - 17:23
Geoff Pfeil
Jack Ham is a Steelers legend, with four Super Bowl rings, eight Pro Bowl selections, the record for most career forced turnovers by a linebacker and a spot in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

A three-year starter who played for Joe Paterno at Penn State, Ham is currently a sports analyst for Penn State Radio Network.

02/10/2014 - 10:20
Tony DeFazio
Penn State scored 3 points over the final 9:30 and lost to Illinois 65-50 to fall back into last place in the Big Ten.

Tim Frazier and D.J. Newbill both produced double-digit scoring performances in the Nittany Lions' loss, led by Newbill, who totaled 19 points to go along with three helpers.

02/09/2014 - 20:13
PSR Staff
By now, plenty of Penn State fans have heard new head coach James Franklin's plan to “dominate the state” on the recruiting trail. So far, though, he has been displaying his ability to do that away from Pennsylvania.

Franklin, who comes to Happy Valley after turning around Vanderbilt's program, was heralded by many as a top-notch recruiter. He showed that much almost immediately after arriving at Penn State.

02/04/2014 - 11:00
Eric Shultz
This is not a great time for the National Football League. America's richest and most successful sports league is being taken to task by everyone from media to protest groups to longtime fans.
Editor's DeskFeature One
When the Penguins dealt Jordan Staal to the Carolina Hurricanes for Brandon Sutter, Brian Dumoulin and the No. 8 overall pick on Draft Day 2012, they were coming off a string of disappointing playoff finishes.
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The six western Pennsylvania quarterbacks in the Pro Football Hall of Fame -- Jim Kelly, Dan Marino, Joe Montana, Joe Namath, George Blanda and Johnny Unitas -- will be honored in Pittsburgh next summer.
Feature ThreePure Steel
From 2004 to 2011, the Steelers led the league or finished second in fewest points allowed per game five times. Those squads were marshaled by Steelers greats such as nose tackle Casey Hampton and receiver Hines Ward, who recently made headlines for calling his old team's defense “soft.”
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The 2014-15 season is underway and plenty of high-end talent dots the top teams in America. Here is PSR's early peek at some of the best players in the land.
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There were smiles after a Plum football game late last season, for the first time in more than two years. The Mustangs finally came out on the winning end of a game.
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At Pitt Basketball’s 2014 Midnight Madness event, Joseph Uchebo did not win the dunk contest. He did, however, win over the fans.
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Can John Calipari load up for another title run with what is perhaps America's most talented roster? Does UConn have enough to repeat? Will the Tar Heels big men lead UNC to the promised land?
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