D.J. Newbill scored 26 points, Shep Garner added 19 and Penn State hung on to beat Nebraska 68-65 Wednesday in the Big Ten tournament opener.
Ohio State’s Thad Matta tied a school record for coaching victories Wednesday night and quickly noted that players such as D’Angelo Russell make him a better coach. Russell scored 28 points and No. 23 Ohio State’s 77-67 victory over Penn State placed Matta in a tie with Fred Taylor with 297 wins against 91 defeats in 11 seasons with the Buckeyes.
ESPN has suspended Keith Olbermann for his controversial remarks about Penn State on Twitter.
Sam Decker scored 22 points and Frank Kaminsky added 16 as No. 5 Wisconsin overcame a late Penn State surge to defeat the Nittany Lions 55-47 Wednesday night.
Frank Kaminsky continues to lead the charge for Wisconsin, but the Badgers are far from a one-man show.
Another sanction against Penn State from the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal is going away.
Sam Thompson scored a career-high 22 points and D’Angelo Russell flirted with his second straight triple-double to lead No. 23 Ohio State past Penn State 75-55 on Wednesday night.
As Ohio State moves on for the time being without the nation’s top 3-point shooter, its best overall player continues to do all he can to help the team succeed.
A poll says Pennsylvanians overwhelmingly want Penn State to put back a statue of former football coach Joe Paterno that was removed after Jerry Sandusky’s child molestation conviction.
Dez Wells scored 23 points, Jon Graham scored 12 of his career-high 16 after halftime and No. 17 Maryland edged Penn State 64-58 Wednesday night to avert its first losing streak of the season.
According to Brandon Wise of CBSSports.com, former Pirates shortstop Jake Elmore has elected to test free agency.
Hundreds of students taking part in Penn State’s annual dance marathon over the weekend have raised more than $13 million for pediatric cancer research and care.
Penn State University faces off against the Nebraska Cornhuskers Nov. 10, 2012.
Photos from the Ohio Bobcats-Penn State Nittany Lions game on Sept. 1, 2012 at Beaver Stadium.
Photos from State College on the day the Joe Paterno statue was removed from Penn State’s campus.
Photos from the Penn State-Nebraska game at Beaver Stadium on Nov. 12, 2011
Chaos erupted on the campus of Penn State University Wednesday night after the Board of Trustees announced the firing of legendary football coach Joe Paterno.