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That’s no way to determine the winner of a football game

That overtime nonsense was ludicrous. Just a farce, really, and I honestly cannot believe that is what college football decided to turn to in order to end lengthy games. I’m fine with the rules for the first two overtime periods — just continuing to play football from the opposing 25-yard ...

Clifford: I’ll be ‘100 percent’

Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford was admittedly hurting last week against Illinois, but he feels he’ll be “100 percent” for Saturday’s game at Ohio State (7:30 p.m., ABC). “I think for sure, you’ll see a difference,” Clifford said Wednesday. “I feel like I’ll be at 100 ...

Injury not curbing Campbell’s enthusiasm to play for Lady Lions

UNIVERSITY PARK — Alli Campbell, Blair County’s all-time leading scorer among all high school boys and girls basketball players, has dreamt about playing for the Penn State Lady Lions since she was in elementary school. An offseason injury will delay the realization of that dream, but ...

Franklin peppered with questions on his future

Following are the highlights of James Franklin’s Tuesday press conference: Saturday’s game: at Ohio State, 7:30 p.m. ABC Records: Penn State (5-2 overall, 2-2 in Big Ten), Ohio State (6-1, 4-0) Main storyline Franklin has been the subject of persistent rumors that have linked ...

Old Big 12, new Big 12 on collision course

By Ralph D. Russo The Associated Press There is a developing College Football Playoff race between an outgoing Big 12 school and an incoming Big 12 school. No. 2 Cincinnati, heading to the Big 12 at some point, and No. 3 Oklahoma, leaving the Big 12 at some point, remained undefeated ...

Penn State doesn’t get paid for 9 overtimes

By Neil Rudel nrudel@altoonamirror.com UNIVERSITY PARK — We’ve now witnessed the low point of James Franklin’s eight-year Penn State tenure. As a 24-point favorite, fresh from a bye week, the Nittany Lions lost to Illinois, 20-18, in a torturous nine-overtime game — NCAA record — ...