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Former Lion gets pro deal UNIVERSITY PARK — Ex-Penn State Nittany Lion men’s basketball player Mike Watkins signed a contract to play professionally for the Cimarrones del Choco in Colombia. The 2020 Penn State graduate will join his new team in Quibdo this month. Watkins completed ...

PSU season snapshot

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1968 Coach: Joe Paterno Final record: 11-0 Final ranking: AP No. 2, UPI No. 3 Regular-season wins: Navy, Kansas State, West Virginia, UCLA, Boston College, Army, Miami (Fla.), Maryland, Pitt, ...

PSU season snapshot: 1967

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1967 Coach: Joe Paterno Final record: 8-2-1 Final ranking: AP No. 10 Regular-season wins: Miami (Fla.), Boston College, West Virginia, Syracuse, Maryland, N.C. State, Ohio, Pitt Regular-season losses: ...

PSU season snapshot: 1966

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1966 Coach: Joe Paterno Final record: 5-5 Final ranking: Not ranked Regular-season wins: Maryland, Boston College, West Virginia, California, Pitt Regular-season losses: Michigan State, Army, UCLA, ...

Penn State returns as No. 10

No. 6 Ohio State, No. 10 Penn State and No. 14 Oregon returned to The Associated Press college football poll on Sunday, weeks before they start playing, creating a Top 25 as unusual as this season. At the top of the rankings this week, Clemson remained No. 1 with 55 first-place votes, ...

PSU season snapshot: 1965

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1965 Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 5-5 Final ranking: Not ranked Regular-season wins: Boston College, West Virginia, Kent State, Navy, Maryland Regular-season losses: Michigan State, UCLA, Syracuse, ...

PSU season snapshot: 1964

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1964 Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 6-4 Final ranking: UPI No. 14 Regular-season wins: Army, West Virginia, Maryland, Ohio State, Houston, Pitt Regular-season losses: Navy, UCLA, Oregon, Syracuse Bowl ...

PSU season snapshot: 1962

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1962 Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 9-2 Final ranking: AP No. 9, UPI No. 9 Regular-season wins: Navy, Air Force, Rice, Syracuse, California, Maryland, West Virginia, Holy Cross, Pitt Regular-season ...

PSU season snapshot: 1963

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1963 Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 7-3 Final ranking: UPI No. 16 Regular-season wins: Oregon, UCLA, Rice, West Virginia, Maryland, Ohio State, Holy Cross Regular-season losses: Army, Syracuse, ...

PSU Season Snapshot: 1961

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1961 Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 8-3 Final ranking: AP No. 17, UPI No. 19 Regular-season wins: Navy, Boston, Syracuse, California, West Virginia, Holy Cross, Pitt Regular-season losses: Miami (Fla.), Army, ...

Lions host OSU in home opener

UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State fans eager to see the Nittany Lions play Ohio State won’t have to wait long. The Big Ten released its schedule Saturday morning, and the Lions will host the Buckeyes in the second game of the season — Oct. 31 at Beaver Stadium. Penn State opens at Indiana ...

PSU season snapshot: 1960

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1960 Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 7-3 Final ranking: AP No. 16 Regular-season wins: Boston, Army, West Virginia, Maryland, Holy Cross, Pitt Regular-season losses: Missouri, Syracuse, Illinois Bowl ...

PSU season snapshot: 1959

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1959 Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 9-2 Final ranking: AP No. 12, UPI No. 14 Regular-season wins: Missouri, VMI, Colgate, Army, Boston, Illinois, West Virginia, Holy Cross Regular-season losses: Syracuse, ...

PSU chemistry has Franklin concerned

Now that the Big Ten has done an about-face on its football season, James Franklin has plunged into the task of building a team. At the top of his concern list is team chemistry. The coronavirus has limited group interaction, which precludes team meals and hanging out at Franklin’s home ...

PSU Snapshot: 1958

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 6-3-1 Final ranking: Not ranked Regular-season wins: Penn, Marquette, Boston, Furman, Holy Cross, Pitt Regular-season losses: Nebraska, Army, Syracuse Regular-season ties: West ...

Freiermuth back with Penn State

The return of Penn State football, set to begin play in October, has triggered the return of the Nittany Lions’ best offensive player. Tight end Pat Freiermuth confirmed Wednesday that he is not opting out of the season, contrary to previous reports. Freiermuth appeared on the Big Ten ...

PSU Snapshot: 1957

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 6-3 Final ranking: Not ranked Regular-season wins: Penn, William & Mary, Syracuse, West Virginia, Marquette, Holy Cross Regular-season losses: Army, Vanderbilt, Pitt Bowl ...

PSU season snapshot: 1956

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Coach: Rip Engle Final record: 6-2-1 Final ranking: Not ranked Regular-season wins: Penn, Holy Cross, Ohio State, West Virginia, Boston, N.C. State Regular-season losses: Army, Syracuse Regular-season ties: ...

Big Ten to start season Oct. 23-24

Penn State football will resume in October. The Big Ten announced this morning that its season will start with the weekend of Oct. 23-24, based on a recommendation from the Big Ten Council of Presidents and Chancellors (COP/C), who voted unanimously to resume the season. The league has ...

PSU season snapshot: 1955

A daily series featuring each Penn State football season from 1947-2019: Year: 1955 Coach: Rip Engle Final ranking: Not ranked Regular-season wins: Boston, Virginia, Penn, Syracuse, Rutgers Regular-season losses: Army, Navy, WVU, Pitt Bowl game: None Team stat leaders: Lenny Moore ...