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Nittany Lions fall to Wolverines in Big Ten hockey

ANN ARBOR, Mich. —No. 12 Penn State dropped its second-straight game as No. 20 Michigan secured the 4-0 victory Friday night in Big Ten Conference action from Red Berenson Rink at Yost Ice Arena. Penn State falls to 13-9-3 on the year and 6-6-3-2 in the Big Ten. Michigan opened the ...

PSU is growing into ‘Hockey Valley’

STATE COLLEGE (AP) — In the shadow of Beaver Stadium stands a sparkling rink with two sheets of ice that Terry Pegula hopes will be the incubator for the growth of hockey in Pennsylvania and across the United States. Eight years ago, Pegula and his wife, Kim, gave more than $100 million to ...

Gophers top Lions in overtime

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Dupree McBrayer scored 14 of a career-high 24 points in the second half and overtime and Minnesota beat Penn State 95-84 on Monday night. Nate Mason added 25 points and Jordan Murphy scored 22 and grabbed 19 rebounds for the Golden Gophers (14-6, 3-4 Big Ten) who ...

PSU’s unbeaten streak snapped, splits series with Ohio State

UNIVERSITY PARK — For the second consecutive weekend, Penn State lost a player to ejection in the second game of a two-game series. Last weekend it was Trevor Hamilton and the Lions were able to earn a shootout win. Saturday night it was Andrew Sturtz who got the boot and No. 5 Ohio State ...

Penn State extends winning streak

UNIVERSITY PARK — Before No. 5 Ohio State’s six-game win streak started, its last loss was a 4-0 home loss to Penn State. On Friday night, the Nittany Lions got the best of the Buckeyes once again winning 5-2, snapping the Buckeyes’ win streak while extending their unbeaten streak to ...

Carr lifts PSU to win over Nebraska

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Tony Carr scored nine of his 17 points, including a game-winning long jumper with three seconds left in overtime, and Penn State beat Nebraska 76-74 on Friday night. Lamar Stevens scored 26 points and Mike Watkins added 20 and grabbed 15 rebounds for the Nittany ...

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Penn State’s Lamar Stevens (11) goes up for a dunk against Indiana’s Juwan Morgan during the first half Tuesday in Bloomington, Ind.

Hoosiers hold off pesky Lions in grinder

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana coach Archie Miller gave his team one basic instruction Tuesday night. Find a way to win. The Hoosiers seem to have figured it out. Juwan Morgan cleaned up on the dirty work by scoring 21 points with 11 rebounds, Josh Newkirk finished with 16 points and ...

Sucese hat trick paces Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK — With a fast start and a Nate Sucese hat trick, the Penn State men’s ice hockey team picked up right where it left off before the Christmas break, extending its winning streak to four and unbeaten streak to nine games. The Nittany Lions put away Big Ten foe Wisconsin 5-1 ...

Stevens sets BJC record

UNIVERSITY PARK (AP) — On a night where Penn State’s guards deferred to their bigs, Nittany Lions forwards Lamar Stevens and Mike Watkins were too much for Northwestern to handle. Stevens set a Bryce Jordan Center record with 14 field goals and scored 16 of his career-high 30 points in the ...

Former Penn State AD Jim Tarman dies at 89

UNIVERSITY PARK — Longtime Penn State Director of Athletics Jim Tarman, who led the Nittany Lions’ transition into the Big Ten Conference, died on Sunday, Dec. 31, in State College at the age of 89. Tarman joined the Penn State intercollegiate athletics staff in 1958 as sports publicity ...