Penn State

Nittany Lions win in cat fight

NEW YORK (AP) — With the game on the line and quite possibly a trip to the NCAA Tournament, Tony Carr didn’t hesitate to put Penn State on his back. Carr scored 25 points and hit two 3-pointers and set up another in the final minutes as the seventh-seeded Nittany Lions made a late rush to ...

Is he or isn’t he?

UNIVERSITY PARK — The big question swirling around the Penn State wrestling team is, “What is Jason Nolf’s status?” as the 2018 Big Ten Wrestling Championships approach was answered Wednesday, until it wasn’t. Coach Cael Sanderson was the first to meet the media at the team’s ...

Penn State rolls behind Page’s record 38 points

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Teniya Page set a Penn State Big Ten Tournament record with a career-high 38 points and the Nittany Lions cruised to an 83-57 win over Illinois in a first-round game on Wednesday. Page, who scored 35 points in the tournament last year to tie the record, was 14-of-24 from ...

Garner ready for final go at tournament

UNIVERSITY PARK — Walking into Tuesday’s media day at the Bryce Jordan Center, Penn State guard Shep Garner was holding a Spalding basketball in order to get used to the feeling. While home games are played with Nike basketballs, Madison Square Garden uses Spalding for Knicks games. With ...

Penn State sweeps Minnesota, clinches home-ice advantage

UNIVERSITY PARK — It was more than just Senior Night for Penn State men’s ice hockey Saturday. The ritual happened to fall on the most important weekend of the season with both home ice in the Big Ten tournament and an NCAA berth on the line for Penn State in a must-win game. Going into ...

Copeland, Nebraska holds off Penn State for win

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska made history Sunday night, setting a program record for conference wins and winning 22 games overall for just the third time in school history with its 76-64 victory over Penn State. “It’s a very important night, a historic night from what I’m hearing,” ...

Lions get crucial win in hockey

UNIVERSITY PARK — With the regular season almost over and a sweep needed for a chance at the NCAA tournament, James Robinson said the Penn State men’s hockey team just played its best game of the season, dominating No. 8 Minnesota 5-1. “I thought that was probably the most complete game ...

Michigan gets by Penn State

UNIVERSITY PARK (AP) — Duncan Robinson scored 19 points and Moritz Wagner added 18 to help No. 17 Michigan beat Penn State 72-63 on Wednesday night. Jordan Poole had 13 for the Wolverines (23-7, 12-5 Big Ten) who won their fourth straight. Tony Carr scored 21 points and Lamar Stevens ...

Lions trample Buffalo in finale

UNIVERSITY PARK — The No. 1 Penn State wrestling team celebrated senior day and its final dual meet of the seaons in decidedly Nittany Lion fashion Sunday to the delight of 6,431 fans. The 41st straight Rec Hall sellout crowd witnessed Penn State’s 45th consecutive victory, a record 55-0 ...

Sturtz reaches century mark as Lions snap slide

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Junior Andrew Sturtz became the second Nittany Lion in program history to reach the 100-point milestone as he collected a goal and an assist to lead No. 16 Penn State past Michigan State, 3-2, in Big Ten men’s ice hockey Saturday at Munn Ice Arena. Penn State snapped ...