Penn St. Rumors & News

  • Penn State basketball gains transfer in Virginia Tech 7-footer Satchel Pierce

    The Patriot News "They used to call guys like Satchel Pierce "aircraft carriers." You actually don't see them as much anymore, the massive 7-footer with the big frame. And certainly Penn State had very rarely had a player of his size until Jordan Dickerson. But they have another now. With Dickerson graduated,..." May 07

  • Ohio State 79, Penn State 75

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Marc Loving made 13 of 15 free throws while scoring 24 points to help Ohio State deliver a 79-75 victory over Penn State on Thursday in the second round of the Big Ten tournament at Indianapolis. Freshman guard JaQuan Lyle contributed 22 points, 10 rebounds and five steals for..." March 10

  • Penn State 86, Illinois 79 (2OT)

    The Sports Xchange "Penn State went 12-for-12 from the free-throw line in the second overtime and defeated Illinois 86-79 on Sunday at the Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pa. Guard Shep Garner led the Nittany Lions (16-15, 7-11 Big Ten) with 22 points and forward Brandon Taylor added 21 points and 11..." March 06

  • Northwestern 71, Penn State 61

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Tre Demps scored 19 of his 23 points in the first half to help Northwestern produce a 71-61 victory over Penn State on Thursday in Big Ten action at State College, Pa. Sophomore point guard Bryant McIntosh added 17 points for the Wildcats (19-11, 7-10 Big Ten). Freshman forward..." March 04

  • No. 6 Michigan State routs Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Tom Izzo just wants his team to stay the course. Patrick Chambers just wants his team to get some respect. The two coaches had very different agendas after another dominant outing by No. 6 Michigan State. Izzo's club remained white hot by cruising to its fourth..." February 28

  • Penn State 56, Nebraska 55

    The Sports Xchange "Sophomore guard Shep Garner split two free throws with 7.2 seconds left as part of a 22-point effort to lead Penn State to a 56-55 victory over Nebraska on Thursday night in Big Ten action at State College, Pa. Senior forward Brandon Taylor added 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Nittany..." February 25

  • Penn State stuns No. 4 Iowa with 3-point barrage

    The Sports Xchange "STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State made one of its 20 3-point tries in a loss at Iowa earlier in the month. When the Nittany Lions made six of their first 12 from beyond the arc Wednesday, they had a much different game on their hands. Penn State tied a season-high with 10 3-pointers,..." February 17

  • Nebraska 70, Penn State 54

    The Sports Xchange "LINCOLN, Neb. -- Junior guard Andrew White scored a career-high 35 points and Nebraska, playing its second game without injured senior forward Shavon Shields, defeated Penn State 70-54 on Saturday at Pinnacle Bank Arena. White had 15 points in the first 10:29 of the game and then scored 12..." February 13