Monthly Archives: November 2011

Susquehannock’s Chaz Powell earns Big Ten recognition

Senior cornerback Chaz Powell (Susquehannock) has earned honorable mention status from the Big Ten. He registered 36 tackles and 2.5 tackles for loss, to go along with two interceptions. Powell also was the league’s No. 3 kick returner, averaging 28.3 … Continue reading

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Devon Still heads up Penn State’s Big Ten awards list

As expected, Devon Still led all Penn State players Monday night’s unveiling of the Big Ten all-star teams and league awards. The senior earned the conference’s defensive lineman of the year award as well as first-team honors by the coaches … Continue reading

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Penn State announces search committe for head coach search

Penn State’s head coach search committee, led by new athletic director Dave Joyner, was announced today. The most popular name on the six-person committee is Russ Rose, Penn State’s legendary women’s volleyball coach. The other members: Linda Caldwell (Penn State … Continue reading

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Beachum undergoes surgery for broken ankle; not expected to return to Penn State

It appears as if Brandon Beachum’s college football career has ended with yet another injury. Beachum suffered a broken left ankle at the end of Penn State’s blowout loss in Wisconsin on Saturday. He underwent surgery today and will need … Continue reading

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Penn State football live chat: 8 p.m., 11/28

It’s that time of the week again: Frank Bodani will be here at 8 p.m. to chat with you about all things Penn State football. While you are waiting, read Frank’s latest column about why now is the toughest time … Continue reading

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Life on the Road Part II: Culinary steps into unchartered territory

Even in times of scandal and intrigue, Penn State is playing big games on the road. Which means that we must follow and write and report about it all  –  and, of course, eat. So with a crazy-early flight into … Continue reading

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Life on the Road: Bumping into Penn State’s Matt Millen

You never know who you’re going to see while hanging around a big airport, waiting to get on a plane in a faraway city. Like on one of those tiny planes that you really can’t stand up in and used … Continue reading

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PSU Podcast: Nov 22

York Daily Record Penn State beat reporter Frank Bodani talks about Devon Still’s plans for Thanksgiving and perhaps the biggest game for the Nittany Lions since 2008. The winner of this weekend’s matchup between Wisconsin and Penn State clinches a … Continue reading

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In case you missed these Penn State football stories …

Penn State’s football team banded together in the midst of the Jerry Sandusky scandal and news of former coach Joe Paterno’s lung cancer to earn a big win, 20-14, against Big Ten rival Ohio State on Saturday. Check out this … Continue reading

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Devon Still named a finalist for nation’s top defensive awards

Penn State’s standout defensive tackle Devon Still has been named a finalist for two of the nation’s most prestigious awards — the Bednarik and the Outland Trophy. The Bednarik Award is given to the nation’s top defensive player. The Outland … Continue reading

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