The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 27 Jan 2015 00:46:04 EDTTue, 27 Jan 2015 00:46:04 EDT leaves Pitt for Lions nasty weather didn't stop Penn State football coach James Franklin. Franklin ventured out into the snowstorm on Monday, heading to western PA. He came back with a verbal commitment from Kittanning tight end Nick Bowers.Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTPenn State addresses needs on defensive line State came into this key recruiting weekend hoping to increase the overall upside of its 2015 class and to fill a gaping void with the days winding down until signing day. James Franklin and his staff batted 2-for-2.Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTPSU making one last push less than two weeks to go before signing day, Penn State is trying to put the finishing touches on its 2015 recruiting class by holding its biggest official visit event of the year this weekend.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTRecruiting update STATE PlayerHt.Wt.Pos.Hometown Saquon Barkley5-11190RBWhitehall, Pa. Chose PSU over: Rutgers, Notre Dame, Pitt Assistant coach who opened the door: Charles Huff FYI: 247Sports top prospect in Pennsylvania rushed for 1,851 yards as a senior.Sun, 25 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTLions look to Paris to cure line woes State's had big problems on the offensive line this season, but, late Friday night, the Nittany Lions got a big man who they think can have a big hand in helping solve them sooner rather than later. Paris Palmer, the consensus No.Sat, 13 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDT