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Penn State surrendered a nine-point second half lead, wasting a 37-point performance from DJ Newbill, and fell to 0-5 in the Big Ten after an 84-77 overtime loss to Purdue.

PITTSBURGH, PA - In a Saturday afternoon Big 10 matchup at the Bryce Jordan Center, it was a race to break losing streaks for both the Nittany Lions and the visiting Purdue Boilerm

01/17/2015 - 17:55
Emily Stock
At the beginning of the 2014 season, James Franklin had just taken over for Bill O’Brien as the head coach Penn State football.

Though expectations were high, the team was ineligible for postseason play, as the program was still under NCAA sanctions.

01/12/2015 - 00:34
Connor Whooley
D.J. Newbill scored 20 points but the rest of the Penn State starting five shot a combined 4-20 as the Nittany Lions fell to 0-3 in the Big Ten after a 73-64 loss to Michigan at the Bryce Jordan Center Tuesday night.

The Nittany Lions (12-4) returned home in hopes of gaining a win against Michigan (9-6) after a disappointing 0-2 road series (losing to No.4 Wisconsin and Rutgers), but they were unsuccessful.

01/06/2015 - 22:21
Leah Nxumalo
Christian Hackenberg's fourth touchdown pass of the game—following a Boston College missed extra point—gave Penn State a 31-30 win in the Pinstripe Bowl Saturday at Yankee Stadium.

BRONX, NY -- Sam Ficken’s career at Yankee Stadium ended much like Derek Jeter’s, with a walk-off.

12/27/2014 - 21:43
Connor Whooley
Newbill's 20 leads Nittany Lions to 64-51 win

D.J. Newbill scored 20 points, Brandon Taylor added 17 and Penn State defeated George Washington 64-51 Sunday for its eighth straight win.

12/14/2014 - 16:09
Anthony Mendicino
Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg has had a wild 15 months. One year ago, Hackenberg earned Big Ten Freshman of the Year honors after leading the Nittany Lions to a 7-5 record.

He earned the adoration of Penn State fans after a season in which he showed poise beyond his years, highlighted by an improbable comeback win over Michigan.

12/08/2014 - 13:40
Tony DeFazio
Panthers to face Houston in Armed Forces Bowl Jan. 2, Penn State will play Boston College Dec. 27 in the Pinstripe Bowl, WVU squares off against Texas A&M in Liberty Bowl Dec. 29

Pitt, Penn State and WVU all learned of their bowl destinations on Sunday.

12/07/2014 - 20:29
PSR Staff
Michigan State returned the opening kickoff for a touchdown and never looked back, handing Penn State a 34-10 loss on Senior Day in Happy Valley.

Simply put, Michigan State was too much for Penn State to handle.

11/29/2014 - 21:23
Connor Whooley
Illinois drove 54 yards in the final two minutes to kick a last-second field goal and upset Penn State 16-14.

After becoming bowl-eligible last week, Penn State was unable to extend their winning streak to three, falling to Big Ten foe Illinois 16-14 on a last second field goal.

11/22/2014 - 18:28
Alex Stumpf
The Penn State defense forced five turnovers and Akeel Lynch ran for 130 yards as Nittany Lions beat Temple 30-13 at Beaver Stadium on Saturday.

When the first half of Penn State’s tilt with Temple came to a close on Saturday, there had been just nine points scored between the two teams.

11/15/2014 - 19:37
Connor Whooley
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