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John Urschel to be honored tonight during national title game

Catch Penn State’s John Urschel at tonight’s national championship game while he’s being honored on the field at the end of the third quarter. Urschel, the Nittany Lions’ math genius and standout senior guard, is being recognized for winning the … Continue reading

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Penn State pre-national title game chat, 7 p.m., Jan. 7

Bill O’Brien will start your national-title Monday with a season-ending press conference. So chat with Frank Bodani at 7 p.m. about what he had to say and more Penn State football news.

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Penn State tops BCS Top 25 in academic ranking

Penn State has earned the top spot in the fifth annual Academic Bowl Championship Series rankings. The Higher Ed Watch blog ranked the teams in the final BCS standings and determined Penn State has the No. 1 academic program with … Continue reading

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PSU program can offer lessons

Before Penn State was taking on the likes of Ohio State, Michigan and Purdue on a regular basis, the Nittany Lions spent time beating up on lesser opponents. From 1966, when Paterno became the head coach, until 1992, the Nittany … Continue reading

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BCS watching for Lions

The official word on Penn State’s possible BCS bowl won’t be known for more than a week, until next Sunday. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t things to watch for now. Want the Nittany Lions in the biggest possible bowl? … Continue reading

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