Talib Zanna scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half and Pittsburgh pulled away late for a 78-69 victory over Penn State in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge.
If Ohio State gets by the defensive juggernaut of Michigan State in Indianapolis, the Buckeyes absolutely deserve to head to the final BCS Championship Game of the BCS era regardless of what happens at the SEC Championship in Atlanta.
The easy question is to ask if Ohio State is better than Baylor, but the real question should ask if Michigan State is better than Oklahoma State. That is the most important question over the next few weeks, but it will not matter if Alabama and Florida State run the table to collide in Pasadena.
It feels weird to suggest that an undefeated Ohio State team could have absolutely no shot to play in the national championship game, but that is the reality staring down at the Buckeyes right now following the release of the latest BCS standings Sunday night.
With their second round pick selected, the Pittsburgh Steelers chose Michigan State running back Le’Veon Bell.
Yesterday was a relatively drama-free Selection Sunday. Joe Lunardi was a perfect 68 for 68, as Middle Tennessee State, St. Mary’s, Boise State, and La Salle claimed the final spots in the field. Louisville, Gonzaga, Kansas, and Indiana earned the top seeds.
Jim Larranaga’s team has had a banner season, but they’ll likely have to beat Duke for a second time this season — this time with Ryan Kelly — to reinforce their potential to go deep in the NCAA Tournament.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Matt McGloin threw for 211 yards and a touchdown and ran for two more scores to lead Penn State to a 35-7 win over Illinois Saturday in the schools’ Big Ten opener.
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.
Penn State head football coach Bill O’Brien says he doesn’t know who is recruiting his Nittany Lions and says he doesn’t care. At Big Ten Media Days in Chicago, he said he expects to keep his team together despite the NCAA’s sanctions on the football program.
KDKA AM’s Larry and John talk to Steeler Trai Essex about latest team news and a special Big Ten event he’s speaking at.
Bill O’Brien, the new head football coach at Penn State University, joined The Fan Morning Show Friday to discuss his transition from the Super Bowl to recruiting for his first season in Happy Valley.
Here’s where you can see Greg Garmon and Demetrious Cox on national television, along with a brief guide to National Signing Day Coverage by CBS…
Wisconsin Athletic Director Berry Alvarez joined The Fan Morning Show Friday to discuss the University of Pittsburgh’s new head football coach Paul Chyrst.
Penn State Defensive Coordinator Tom Bradley was on 93.7 The Fan to talk about the Nittany Lions early season success.