Monthly Archives: April 2013

Penn State tickets vs. Syracuse on sale this week

Tickets to start selling Friday for Penn State’s season-opener vs. Syracuse at MetLife Stadium.

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Christian Hackenberg and Bill O’Brien: A crucial trust builds for Penn State

Christian Hackenberg suddenly has a more clear shot to starting at quarterback for Penn State as a true freshman. Is he and the coaching staff ready?

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Penn State Chat, 8 p.m., April 29

Chat about Penn State football and its ongoing intriguing spring on Monday night from 8 to 9. Bring your thoughts on the new quarterback situation and more to beat reporter Frank Bodani.

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Wally Richardson coming back “home” to Happy Valley

Former record-setting Penn State quarterback Wally Richardson is returning to lead the letterman’s club.

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Surprised? Penn State’s recruiting glue is a receiver from North Carolina

The key to this Penn State recruiting class may well be a 6-foot, 175-pound receiver from North Carolina.   That’s the way one national analyst sees it.   Some background:   Because of NCAA sanctions, Penn State … Continue reading

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Penn State lands another top receiver (and maybe the best one) in Chris Godwin

Penn State surges in the national recruiting rankings by landing its third stud receiver for the Class of 2014 … and maybe its best one yet in Delaware’s Chris Godwin.

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Bill O’Brien the No. 13 coach in the nation? That’s about right, for now

The Sporting News ranks Bill O’Brien as the nation’s No. 13 head coach. Expect him to move up such a ranking a year from now.

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Penn State Spring Wrap-Up Chat, 8 p.m., April 22

Join Penn State beat reporter Frank Bodani from 8 to 9 Monday night to chat about the conclusion of Penn State’s spring football practice sessions.

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Next up for Nittany Lions: Blue-White Weekend

The Penn State football team held its 14th and final spring practice on Wednesday, and next up is the Blue-White game, the annual scrimmage to end the spring season. The game pits coach Bill O’Brien’s offense vs. defense, with bragging … Continue reading

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Penn State boosts security; bans all bags for Blue-White Game

Boston’s marathon tragedy causing ripples at Penn State; university to increase security through Blue-White Game weekend.

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