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With one game left, Lady Lions drop 22nd game of season

UNIVERSITY PARK - A double-double from Candice Agee and double-figure scoring efforts from both Sierra Moore and Tori Waldner weren't enough for the Penn State Lady Lions to overcome high-scoring Ohio State in an 88-70 loss Thursday night at the Bryce Jordan Center.The loss dropped the Lady ...

Franklin’s caravan to make stop in Altoona

UNIVERSITY PARK - Seeking to continue building on the success of "Dominate The State," Penn State football coach James Franklin and several head coaches will embark on the Penn State Coaches Caravan tour this spring, with stops in 12 locales, including Altoona on May 7.Eight of the events will ...

Bradley hired by UCLA

Former longtime Penn State assistant Tom Bradley is leaving West Virginia after one season to become defensive coordinator at UCLA, a person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press.The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday night because the deal was still being ...

Report: Bradley on his way to UCLA

Tom Bradley has spent his entire life in this region - growing up in Johnstown, attending and working at Penn State for decades and most recently working at West Virginia - but he's reportedly getting set for a very different way of life.Bradley is in line to become the next defensive ...

Newbill gets no help in defeat

By Mark BrennanFor the MirrorUNIVERSITY PARK - No. 5 Wisconsin scored only two points over a nearly eight-minute span of the first half against Penn State at the Jordan Center Wednesday.Yet the Badgers still held a seven-point lead.It was that sort of night, as the best team in the Big Ten ...

PSU fined $10,000 over Chambers’ comments

UNIVERSITY?PARK - The Big Ten Conference has fined Penn State $10,000 for comments made by coach Patrick Chambers after a loss to Maryland on Saturday night.Chambers was upset after an offensive foul was called on Nittany Lions center Jordan Dickerson with 1:50 left and Penn State trailing ...

Lady Lions lose 20th game

UNIVERSITY PARK - Four players in double figures, including 17 from Sierra Moore and a career-best 16 points from Tori Waldner, weren't enough on Sunday afternoon inside the Bryce Jordan Center, as the Penn State Lady Lions dropped an 85-77 decision to Minnesota.The Lady Lions (6-20) made more ...

Nittany Lions lose

STILLWATER, Okla. -The Penn State wrestling team, ranked No. 5, dropped a 21-18 dual meet to No. 8 Oklahoma State on Sunday.The dual came down to a tie-breaking heavyweight bout with Oklahoma State escaping with the win.At 285 pounds, Penn State senior Jon Gingrich nearly pulled off the upset, ...

Lions continue losing ways

UNIVERSITY PARK - Penn State's best chance of knocking off a ranked opponent during the regular season likely came against No. 19 Maryland at the Jordan Center Saturday night. The Terps carried a 2-4 Big Ten road record into the contest.And they carried a 3-4 B1G road record out of it. The ...

Big Ten drops bowl-revenue sanction against PSU

HARRISBURG - Another sanction against Penn State from the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal is going away.Big Ten officials said Thursday that the conference will restore Penn State's share of the conference bowl revenues next season after a three-season ban.The school says the financial ...

Newcomer Maryland the preseason favorite

The Associated PressJohn Szefc has heard all the talk about how his Maryland baseball team is going to walk into the Big Ten and dominate. He hopes his players block out the noise."If we go in there and say we're going to run through this thing like everybody thinks we're going to, that is a ...

Buckeyes dominate Penn St.

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Sam Thompson listened to praise about his outside shooting and almost took it as an insult."I can still jump a little bit," he said with a grin.Thompson scored a career-high 22 points and D'Angelo Russell flirted with his second straight triple-double to lead No. 23 Ohio State ...

Lady Lions handed loss No. 19

UNIVERSITY PARK - The Penn?State women's basketball team fell to 6-19 overall Wednesday night, thanks to a 74-67 setback to Big Ten foe Michigan State at the Jordan?Center.Penn?State fell to 3-11 in the league while Michigan State (12-13) improved to 4-10 in the league.The Spartans raced out ...

Nittany Lions send 5 to NFL Combine

UNIVERSITY PARK - Five Penn State football players have been invited to participate in the National Football League's 2015 Scouting Combine, the second-highest total in the Big Ten Conference.The players participating are defensive back Adrian Amos, placekicker Sam Ficken, linebacker Mike Hull, ...

Redfoot picked for good works team

INDIANAPOLIS - The National Association of Basketball Coaches and Allstate Insurance Company announced Tuesday the 10 men's basketball student-athletes from across the country named to the 2015 Allstate NABC Good Works Team, and the list includes Penn State Altoona senior forward Joel Redfoot, ...

Taliaferro rapidly climbing political ladder

TRENTON, N.J. - Every step used to be a miracle for Adam Taliaferro. Now the onetime Penn State defensive back - whose NFL dreams were ended by a devastating spinal cord injury - is running.Fifteen years after a hit left him motionless on the Ohio Stadium turf, Taliaferro is one of New Jersey's ...

Lady Lions knock off Boilermakers

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Penn State Lady Lions used career highs from Keke Sevillian and Alex Harris to post a 54-50 win over Purdue on Sunday at Mackey Arena.With Penn State trailing 46-44 with 2:37 remaining, Lindsey Spann hit a 3-pointer and Sierra Moore hit a jumper to give the Lady Lions ...

Top-ranked Iowa holds off PSU

UNIVERSITY PARK - Penn State and Iowa certainly know how to put on a show for the 15,967 fans Sunday afternoon at the Bryce Jordan Center and thousands more watching on the Big Ten Network.In the end, though, the top-ranked Hawkeyes had a little talent on the raised mat than the fifth-ranked ...

Hoops du Jour

PSU Lady Lions vs. PurdueTipoff: 2 p.m. Mackey ArenaRecords: Penn State (5-18, 2-10 Big Ten) Purdue (10-12, 3-8 Big Ten)Coaches: Coquese Washington is 147-98 in her eighth season at Penn State. Sharon Versyp is 193-100 in her ninth season with the Boilermakers, and is 310-165 in 15 years ...