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Retherford bout key for Penn State at Big Tens

MADISON, Wis. - Since his upset win over two-time defending NCAA champion Logan Stieber of Ohio State in December, Penn State's freshman phenom 141-pounder Zain Retherford has been proving his doubters wrong.Despite the fact that the Benton grad finished the season ranked No. 2 nationally with ...

Buckeyes stun PSU, 99-82, in conference quarterfinals

INDIANAPOLIS - No. 8 seed Ohio State (17-17, 5-11) shot a sizzling 71.9 percent from the field and 71.4 percent from three-point range in the first half en route to a 99-82 win over top-seeded Penn State (22-7, 13-3) in the Big Ten women's basketball quarterfinals Friday.With the win, the ...

Badgers skate past PSU, 4-2

UNIVERSITY PARK - The Nittany Lion men's hockey team staged a late third-period rally to cut the Wisconsin deficit to one with a minute to go, but an empty-net tally for the Badgers gave the visitors a 4-2 victory at Pegula Ice Arena Friday night. Penn State fell to 6-23-2 overall (2-14-1-0 Big ...

Penn State tops offensively challenged Wildcats

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) - Penn State coach Pat Chambers struggled to explain why his Nittany Lions have experienced success on the road during Big Ten play.A stifling defensive effort by Penn State against Northwestern Thursday at Welsh-Ryan Arena was exactly what the Nittany Lions needed. The ...

Lady Lions top Wolverines, take regular season title

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan was more than willing to let Penn State score some under the basket in exchange for shutting down the Nittany Lions' outside shooting and preventing damaging runs.Despite being outshot and outrebounded, No. 14 Wisconsin made 13 of 14 free throws ...

Newbill scores 23, Penn State men fall to No. 14 Wisconsin

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan was more than willing to let Penn State score some under the basket in exchange for shutting down the Nittany Lions' outside shooting and preventing damaging runs.Despite being outshot and outrebounded, No. 14 Wisconsin made 13 of 14 free throws ...

Serratore’s late goal lifts No. 2 Minnesota past PSU

From staff reportsMINNEAPOLIS-Sophomore forward Curtis Loik scored and junior PJ Musico (Orange, Calif.) made 35 saves as the Nittany Lions took Minnesota to the third period tied, but the Penn State men's hockey team fell to the second-ranked Gophers, 2-1, at Mariucci Arena Saturday ...

Gophers edge PSU on the ice, 5-1

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Sophomore Kenny Brooks' power-play goal gave the Nittany Lions the early lead, but the Penn State men's hockey team fell to No. 2/2 Minnesota, 5-1, Friday at Mariucci Arena. The Nittany Lions fell to 6-21-2 overall and 2-12-1-0 in the Big Ten, while the Gophers improved to ...

Newbill, Penn State beat Buckeyes for a second time

UNIVERSITY PARK (AP) - Penn State coach Patrick Chambers didn't think it was the matchup or the fact that it was Senior Night that allowed his Nittany Lions to beat Ohio State again.No, it was something more basic."I think we were mad," Chambers said, emphasizing that his team had been thumped ...

PSU’s Urschel tells story

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Editors note: Penn State offensive lineman John Urschel will routinely provide a look at his journey leading to the NFL draft on May 8 in a series of diary entries. The all-Big Ten, third-team AP All-American has a Master's degree in math and was awarded the William V. ...