Penn State Nittany Lions

Penn State Runs All Over Rutgers 28-3Saquon Barkley ran for 195 yards and two touchdowns and Penn State beat Rutgers 28-3 in the Big Ten Conference opener for both teams on Saturday night.
This Week In College Football: Overreaction Week Is In Full SwingThe week after Week 1 of college football season is always the time for over the top reactions to the first games, this year is no exception.
ESPN's Olbermann Out For Week After Controversial Penn State CommentsKeith Olbermann has been taken off his ESPN show for the rest of the week after making insulting comments about Penn State students on Twitter.
Rutgers AD Julie Hermann Apologizes For Fans' 'Classless' Behavior During PSU GameRutgers athletic director Julie Hermann has issued an apology in regard to fans who displayed questionable behavior on Saturday night at High Point Solutions Stadium.
Rutgers-Penn State Turning Into A Border War Between New Kids, Old GuardRutgers has defeated Penn State twice in 24 tries, once in 1918 and again 70 years later in 1988. The teams haven't played since 1995, two years after Penn State joined the Big Ten.
NCAA Eliminates Penn State Football's Postseason Ban, Restores ScholarshipsPenn State was halfway through a four-year postseason ban handed down during the summer of 2012. The NCAA rescinded some of the scholarship sanctions last year.
Eric LeGrand, Adam Taliaferro Named Honorary Captains For RU-PSU GameFormer Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand and former Penn State player Adam Taliaferro will be the honorary captains when the Scarlet Knights play their first Big Ten game against the Nittany Lions on Sept. 13.
Penn State Hires James Franklin As Their New Head CoachJames Franklin, 41, who led Vanderbilt to bowls in all three of his seasons there, replaces Bill O'Brien as Penn State's newest head football coach.
Jerry Sandusky Tries To Get His Penn State Pension Back Jerry Sandusky described his career and retirement from Penn State by video link Tuesday as testimony began in a hearing into whether he can get back the retirement benefits he lost after being convicted of child molestation.
St. John's Erases 15-Point Second Half Deficit Only To Lose To Penn State In OTTim Frazier scored 10 of his game-high 29 points in overtime to lead Penn State to an 89-82 win over St. John's in the second game of the Barclays Center Classic Friday night.
Hackenberg Leads Penn State Nittany Lions Over Syracuse OrangeChristian Hackenberg threw two touchdown passes in his first college game and the freshman led Penn State to 23-17 victory against Syracuse on Saturday.
Giants Sign Former Cowboys Linebacker Dan ConnorThe Giants signed former Cowboys' linebacker Dan Connor on Saturday, terms were not disclosed.