The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usSun, 21 Dec 2014 03:27:58 EDTSun, 21 Dec 2014 03:27:58 EDT native's work ethic pays off the University of Albany basketball team visits Saint Francis on Saturday, it will mark a homecoming for the Great Danes' radio broadcaster.Fri, 5 Dec 2014 00:00:00 EDTRudel: PSU's Ficken has seen it all PARK - Sam Ficken settled onto a blue couch in the Nittany Lions' players' lounge at the Lasch Building earlier this week and couldn't help but shake his head when it was suggested that he's been in more do-or-die situations than any...Sat, 29 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTLions' low point 'tough to swallow', Ill. - We've now reached the low point of the sanctions era.Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTIllini series produces (few) moments nitpicking as the curtain begins to fall on another regular season: When Penn State joined the Big Ten 21 years ago, it didn't do so with the idea that the Nittany Nation would forge a memorable rivalry with Illinoi.Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDTHackenberg struggling to match his shadow PARK - A not-so-funny thing is happening to the greatest young quarterback in Penn State history. He's starting to look his age (19).Sun, 16 Nov 2014 00:00:00 EDT