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Brandon Biro signs with Sabres

From staff reports BUFFALO, N.Y. – Senior captain Brandon Biro became the fifth Nittany Lion in program history to ink an NHL contract on Wednesday morning after agreeing to terms on a two-year, entry-level deal with the Buffalo Sabres that begins during the 2020-21 season. Biro joins ...

Stevens’ tournament dream crushed

UNIVERSITY PARK — One of the greatest players in Penn State basketball history was all set to break the school’s career scoring record and to lead the Nittany Lions to a rare NCAA Tournament appearance. Then, in a cruel twist of fate, all of that was taken away from Lamar Stevens. “My ...

Barbour pens letter to PSU fans

From staff reports Dear Nittany Nation, The last week has been like no other in our history, and although its reach is far beyond sport, our Intercollegiate Athletics program and our student-athletes, coaches and staff have been dramatically impacted. Our week started on a high as we ...

Watkins pulled over, charged with DUI

Penn State basketball player Mike Watkins was suspended for the team’s regular-season finale last week for violating team rules, and Thursday it became clear why. Watkins was charged with DUI after getting stopped for speeding last Friday by State College Police, according to the Centre ...

Penn State cancels all upcoming sports

Penn State has canceled all sports for the remainder of the 2019-20 academic school year and canceled the Blue-White Game, which was scheduled to be held April 18, out of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. All athletically related activities also have been suspended by the school, which ...

NCAA reveals brackets

UNIVERSITY PARK — The NCAA announced the brackets and pairings for the 2020 NCAA Div. I Wrestling Championships on Wednesday night, but those matchups will be seen in person by very few fans. Just hours before the brackets started to be announced at 6 p.m., the NCAA made the unprecedented ...

PSU hockey to limit attendance

Courtesy of PSU Athletics UNIVERSITY PARK – Penn State Athletics has remained in regular communication with University and Big Ten leadership to monitor developments related to the coronavirus (COVID-19). In response to decisions announced today by the University, Penn State Athletics will ...

Stevens earns first team nod

From staff reports ROSEMONT, Ill. – Penn State was represented with four individuals selected to Big Ten Conference men’s basketball honors lists as announced by the league office on Monday. Senior forward Lamar Stevens, junior forward John Harrar, junior guard Jamari Wheeler and ...

Brooks, Hall win Big Ten championships

PISCATAWAY, N.J. — On its way to winning eight of the past nine NCAA championships, Penn State hasn’t always performed at its best at the Big Ten tournament. Rarely, though, have the Nittany Lions endured the combination of bad luck and heartbreaking losses that it did in the 2020 Big Ten ...