Four former Lehigh Valley cyclists take top honors at national championship

Four former Penn State Lehigh Valley cyclists left their mark at the Giordana Velodrome at USA Cycling’s Elite Track National Championships held Aug. 12-17 in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Bobby Lea, Mandy Marquardt, Matt Baranoski and David Espinoza took top honors and...

‘The Penn State Football Show’ debuts on Thursday

A total of 41 radio stations in five states will carry the Penn State Sports Network’s “The Penn State Football Show Presented by Pepsi” this season, with the debut program set to air Thursday, Aug. 21. The program also will be carried live on

Penn State student-athletes from 11 sports approved to graduate

Eighteen Penn State student-athletes have been approved to graduate on Saturday, Aug. 16, with commencement ceremonies being held in the Bryce Jordan Center. Also approved to graduate are two members of Penn State’s cheerleading and dance teams.

Nittany Lions name seven 2014 team captains

Penn State head football coach James Franklin announced today (Aug. 13) that seven Nittany Lions have been elected co-captains by their teammates and the coaching staff.

Taliaferro, LeGrand named honorary captains for Penn State-Rutgers game

Two of the most inspiring players in the history of Penn State and Rutgers football will be re-united when the schools meet for the first time as Big Ten opponents on Sept. 13 at High Point Solutions Stadium.

‘Penn State Football Preview’ to debut Aug. 9 on BTN

The Big Ten Football Pre-season Tour will journey through Happy Valley for the eighth straight year on Saturday, Aug. 9, as a part of BTN’s 14-stop, 3,400-mile trek across Big Ten Country. The “Penn State Football Preview” show will debut at 6 p.m. Aug. 9 amongst 10...

Testing begins on Beaver Stadium’s new video scoreboards

Beaver Stadium’s new video scoreboards will be put through a scrimmage of sorts before debuting at the 2014 season opener Sept. 6.

Nearly 35 Nittany Lions in NFL training camps

A total of 34 Penn State football alumni are populating the training camp rosters of 22 National Football League teams. The Nittany Lions annually are among the top 20 programs nationally in producing players in the NFL.

Penn State experience is better together for two sisters

Shannon and Kelly Lechner are students in the College of Education and members of the women’s lacrosse team who love being at Penn State together.

Penn State and Drexel to begin two-year series at PPL Center

The Penn State men’s basketball team begins a two-game off-campus series with Drexel by taking on the Dragons Saturday, Dec. 20 at the soon-to-open PPL Center in Allentown, Pa., the teams announced Thursday in conjunction with the arena. The game is the first college basketball...