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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. ...

No. 16 Nebraska topples No. 8 Lady Lions

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - Tear'a Laudermill scored 22 of her career-high 27 points and made six of her school record-tying seven 3-pointers in the first half, and No. 16 Nebraska defeated eighth-ranked Penn State 94-74 to stay alive in the Big Ten race on Monday night.The Cornhuskers (21-5, 11-3) ...

Ruth, PSU crush Clarion 43-3

UNIVERSITY PARK - It was only fitting that the storybook careers of David Taylor and Ed Ruth would end like this in front of another sellout crowd of 6,483 adoring Rec Hall fans on Sunday.Arguably one of the most prolific pairs of wrestlers in the history of NCAA wrestling wrote their final ...

PSU Hockey falls to Michigan

From staff reportsANN ARBOR-Forwards Taylor Holstrom and Curtis Loik both reached the back of the net, but the Penn State men's hockey team fell to No. 10 Michigan, 5-2, at Yost Ice Arena Saturday night. Despite the loss, Penn State (6-20-2, 2-11-1-0 Big Ten) secured a season split with the ...