Penn St. Rumors & News

  • Penn State swats away Nebraska in OT

    The Sports Xchange "Shep Garner scored 16 points, including seven of Penn State's 16 points in overtime, leading the Nittany Lions to a 76-67 victory over Nebraska in the opening game of the Big Ten tournament in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday. No. 13 seed Penn State (15-17) ended a five-game losing streak with..." March 08

  • Jok's second-half surge sends Iowa past Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Peter Jok played a second half where he looked every bit like a first-team all-Big Ten player on Sunday while competing in his final regular-season game at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. After only scoring one point in the first half, Jok knocked down six buckets -- four of which came from..." March 05

  • Ohio State edges Penn State on Tate layup

    The Sports Xchange "Jae'Sean Tate's layup with three seconds left lifted Ohio State to a 71-70 win over Penn State on Tuesday in State College, Pa. The Buckeyes needed the late layup after Tony Carr drained a deep 3-pointer six seconds earlier to give the Nittany Lions a 70-69 lead. Tate finished with 12..." March 01

  • Lynch, Minnesota swats away Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "Blocking shots is Minnesota center Reggie Lynch's specialty. But they often come with a price: fouls. On Saturday in Minneapolis, however, Lynch recorded 11 blocks, setting a Minnesota single-season record, and committed zero fouls for the first time all season as the Golden Gophers beat..." February 25

  • Cline lifts No. 14 Purdue over Penn State in OT

    The Sports Xchange "STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Ryan Cline's job is to hit 3-pointers and the Purdue guard didn't disappoint when his team needed him to execute Tuesday night. Cline hit back-to-back 3-pointers in overtime to lift No. 14 Purdue to a 74-70 win over Penn State in a game the Boilermakers nearly let slip..." February 21

  • McVeigh, Watson lead Nebraska to victory over Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "Jack McVeigh and Glynn Watson Jr. each scored 15 points to lead Nebraska to a 82-66 victory over Penn State in a Big Ten game Tuesday night in Lincoln, Neb. The Cornhuskers (11-14, 5-8 Big Ten) never trailed. Penn State (14-13, 7-7) was led by Tony Carr's 15 points. Tai Webster added..." February 15

  • Banks scores 24 to lead Penn State over Illinois

    The Sports Xchange "Junior forward Payton Banks rejoined the starting lineup and poured in a career-high-tying 24 points to pace Penn State to an 83-70 Big Ten win over Illinois on Saturday afternoon at State Farm Center in Champaign, Ill. Freshman forward Lamar Stevens scored 21 points and freshman guard Tony..." February 11

  • Stevens leads Penn State over No. 21 Maryland

    The Sports Xchange "STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Saturday was a low point for Penn State, which took a demoralizing loss to last-place Rutgers. However, the young Nittany Lions turned their frustrations into two fiery practices on Sunday and Monday and a convincing 70-64 win over No. 21 Maryland in Big Ten action on..." February 07

  • Rutgers holds on to stop Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "Rutgers lost 10 of 11 and was 0-23 on the road in conference play since joining the Big Ten in 2014. That was until Saturday when Corey Sanders scored 25 points and the Scarlet Knights hung on to beat Penn State 70-68 at Bryce Jordan Center in State College, Pa. Penn State, down for most the..." February 04

  • Bryant powers Indiana over Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "Indiana sophomore center Thomas Bryant poured in a career-high 31 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, helping the Hoosiers knock off Penn State 110-102 in triple-overtime Wednesday at Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Ind. Indiana's Josh Newkirk hit a layup with one second left in the first overtime..." February 01

  • Garner, Penn State too strong for Illinois

    The Sports Xchange "Four Penn State players finished in double figures to help lift the Nittany Lions to a 71-67 win over Illinois on Saturday. Shep Garner led Penn State (12-10, 4-5 Big Ten) with 18 points. Payton Banks added 17 and Tony Carr and Mike Watkins chipped in 13 and 10, respectively, to help Penn..." January 28

  • Koenig leads No. 15 Wisconsin to rout of Penn State

    The Sports Xchange "MADISON, Wis. -- Adjustments on defense and valuable contributions from veteran players boosted No. 15 Wisconsin to its fourth straight victory. Senior guard Bronson Koenig scored 20 points to lift the Badgers to an 82-55 Big Ten Conference victory over Penn State on Tuesday night at the..." January 25