COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) Even though Penn State and Ohio State are banned from playing in the Big Ten title game or a bowl as part of NCAA sanctions, both are still eligible to win the conference’s Leaders Division and receive a trophy this season.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) Penn State’s costs for legal fees, consultants and public relations firms hired to help deal with the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal have reached nearly $17 million.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) An emotionless Bill O’Brien spoke in measured tones, delivering short and sometimes one-word answers. Penn State’s new head coach clearly wasn’t happy, and meeting the media seemed like the last thing he wanted to do after losing his Happy Valley debut 24-14 to Ohio.
It’s was a day of new beginnings on Saturday for the major college football programs in our region, but none is getting more attention than Penn State.
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) The new era at Penn State is off to a disappointing start. The Nittany Lions let an 11-point halftime lead slip away and Ohio quarterback Tyler Tettleton accounted for three second-half touchdowns to hand Bill O’Brien a 24-14 loss in his debut as Penn State head coach.
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Penn State football beat writer Scott Brown joined The Fan Morning Show Friday to preview the Nittany Lions’ season opener, which comes after a notoriously tumultuous off-season for the program.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — Don’t say Penn State never did anything for you, Pitt fans.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) The young man whose 2009 allegations of sexual abuse led to the Penn State scandal and criminal convictions of former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky is asking a court to find the university also at fault.
Attorneys for ousted Penn State president Graham Spanier are disputing allegations that he covered up reports of child sex abuse involving former assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky.
PITTSBURGH (93-7 THE FAN) — The Associated Press reports Dauphin County judge Todd Hoover has ordered jury selection for the trial of former Penn State senior vice president Gary Schultz and former athletic director Tim Curley to begin Jan. 7.
Attorneys for former Penn State University officials Tim Curley and Gary Schultz were in court Thursday morning to argue that perjury charges against their clients should be dismissed.
The Penn State Board of Trustees were supposed to comment on the harsh NCAA sanctions against the university on Sunday, but it never happened. However, there were some new details that came out of the special meeting about Penn State President Rodney Erickson’s decision to sign off on the sanctions.
93-7 The Fan will have complete coverage of Thursday’s Penn State football media day.
Running back Silas Redd announced Tuesday that he will transfer from Penn State to Southern California.
Shaler basketball standout and Class of ’13 Penn State recruit Geno Thorpe is transferring to West Oaks Academy in Orlando, FL for his senior season.
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.