Transfers no longer expected at PSU
Penn State has 67 scholarship players on its football roster and coach Bill O’Brien sees no reason why that will change significantly by the time the season starts Aug. 31.
Seahawk’s Hill says his goodbyes to Penn State
Defensive tackle Jordan Hill had one last stand to make at Penn State before starting his NFL career with the Seattle Seahawks – posing for pictures in his graduation cap and gown.
But ever the smart player, the former Nittany Lion decided to skip the familiar snapshots at Saturday’s graduation ceremonies to hit the campus landmarks this week with the crowds thinned out.
St. Francis golfers take NEC title, head for NCAA tournament
St. Francis trailed Long Island-Brooklyn by such a sizeable margin near the completion of the Northeast Conference men’s golf championship that the majority of the Red Flash headed to dinner rather than wait for the Blackbirds to complete LPGA International Legends Course in Daytona Beach, Fla.
First-year coach Derek Tyson, a former assistant golf professional at Sunnehanna Country Club, stayed behind.
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Mounties return to AMCC playoffs
Last spring, Mount Aloysius College entered the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament as a sixth seed and stunned the field by advancing to the title game before finishing as the runner-up.
This year, coach Kevin Kime’s squad earned the No. 3 spot and will host Penn State-Altoona in Saturday’s first-round conference postseason action.
Mount softball takes No. 5 seed into tournament
The fifth-seeded Mount Aloysius women’s softball team won six of its final eight games to build some momentum for the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Tournament.
The Mount will face No. 4 seeded Pitt-Greensburg on Friday at Penn State-Altoona.
Penn State coach back beating the bushes
Bill O’Brien got to the point.
There’s no time to waste for a major college football program, even in the offseason – and especially for a Penn State team facing roster restrictions because of NCAA sanctions.
Walk-off homer gives Williams win No. 400
The Pitt-Johnstown baseball team seemed to be headed to a completely forgettable Saturday evening at Point Stadium.
St. Francis signs pair of point guards
Finding a point guard is a glaring need for the St. Francis men’s basketball team, and coach Rob Krimmel hopes recent additions to the Red Flash recruiting class addresses the situation.
QB Bench opts to leave Penn State
Penn State backup quarterback Steven Bench plans to transfer, a move that temporarily lessens the field for the starting job this fall.
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