Penn St. Rumors & News

  • Penn State shuts down Wright State 72-50

    The Sports Xchange "Penn State's defense-first mantra continues to pay off. The Nittany Lions frustrated Wright State all afternoon at the Bryce Jordan Center and pulled away for a 72-50 win on Saturday in State College, Pa. Shep Garner led Penn State (6-3) with 17 points. Payton Banks added 15 and Josh Reaves..." December 03

  • Penn State outlasts Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Three Penn State players finished in double figures to lead the Nittany Lions to a 67-60 win over Georgia Tech in an ACC/Big Ten Challenge game on Tuesday at University Park, Pa. Mike Watkins turned in a double-double with 12 points and 12 rebounds, and Shep Garner led the Nittany Lions..." November 29

  • Nittany Lions brush past Colgate

    The Sports Xchange "Payton Banks scored 20 points and was one of four Penn State players in double figures as the Nittany Lions pulled away from Colgate for a 72-59 win Wednesday night at the Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pa. Banks, a junior forward, went 6 of 12 from the floor and hit four of his..." November 23

  • Cincinnati rebounds to top Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "UNCASVILLE, Conn. -- What a difference a day made for Cincinnati coach Mick Cronin. Saturday, when his No. 24 Bearcats had dropped a 76-71 decision to No. 21 Rhode Island, Cronin was snippy after the game, making it clear he wasn't happy with the way his team had played -- and with at least..." November 20

  • Penn State pulls away from Grand Canyon

    The Sports Xchange "Lamar Stevens scored 19 points and Penn State went on a late second-half run to beat an experienced Grand Canyon squad 85-76 on Tuesday night at the Bryce Jordan Center at University Park, Pa. Stevens went 7-for-16 from the field and was perfect from the free-throw line (5-for-5) to lead the..." November 15

  • Stevens, Carr guide Penn State past Duquesne

    The Sports Xchange "Penn State freshman forward Lamar Stevens had a big all-around game, and the Nittany Lions fought off Duquesne in the second half of an 82-74 win Sunday at Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pennsylvania. Stevens finished with 24 points, six rebounds, five assists and two blocks to..." November 13