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Penn State Hires James Franklin as New Head Football Coach

Penn State Hires James Franklin as New Head Football Coach

Justin K. Allen/Getty Images(STATE COLLEGE, Pa.) — With Bill O’Brien leaving Penn State for the NFL’s Houston Texans, the school has named former Vanderbilt coach James Franklin as his replacement.
Even though he was coveted by the NFL, Franklin repor…

Penn State Reportedly Offers Franklin HC Job

Penn State Reportedly Offers Franklin HC Job

Justin K. Aller/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — According to the Scranton-Times Tribune, Penn State extended an offer to James Franklin on Wednesday to become the next head football coach. Franklin currently holds the same position at Vanderbilt University a…

Texans Introduce Bill O’Brien

Texans Introduce Bill O’Brien

Houston Texans/NFL(HOUSTON) — The Houston Texans introduced their new head coach Bill O’Brien on Friday.
“I’m really excited to be the new head coach of the Houston Texans,” O’Brien said.
O’Brien spent the last two seasons at Penn State, taking over a…

Penn State Upsets No. 15 Wisconsin 31-24

Penn State Upsets No. 15 Wisconsin 31-24

Justin K. Aller/Getty Images(MADISON, WI) –  Freshman quarterback Christian Hackenberg threw for 339 yards and four touchdowns as Penn State topped No. 15 Wisconsin 31-24 at Camp Randall Stadium.
Hackenberg connected with Eugune Lewis on two of t…

Penn State to Start Regaining Scholarships

Penn State to Start Regaining Scholarships

Justin K.Aller/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Things are slowly beginning to return to normal at Penn State.
The NCAA announced Tuesday that it will reduce the sanctions against the Nittany Lions by gradually restoring scholarships beginning next season.
Th…

Sean Lee Signs $42 Million Extension with Cowboys

Sean Lee Signs $42 Million Extension with Cowboys

Doug Pensinger/Getty Images (IRVING, Texas.) –  The Dallas Cowboys have signed linebacker Sean Lee to a six-year contract extension on Wednesday that will keep him with the team through the 2019 season.
The deal is reportedly worth up to as much …

Big Ten Conference Undergoes Divisional Realignment

Big Ten Conference Undergoes Divisional Realignment

David Dermer/ Diamond Images/ Getty Images(NEW YORK) –  The Big Ten conference underwent more changes this weekend, with the schools approving new East and West divisions for the 2014 season.
The schools’ presidents and chancellors voted unanimou…

Penn State Upsets (4) Michigan, Grabs First Conference Win

Penn State Upsets (4) Michigan, Grabs First Conference Win

G Fiume/Maryland Terrapins/Getty Images(STATE COLLEGE, PA) — Penn State overcame the odds to beat No. 4 Michigan 84-78, Wednesday night.
Penn State (9-18, 1-14) got its first Big Ten win of the season and its first in its last 19 games.
“It goes back …

Scoreboard Roundup – 2/27/13

Scoreboard Roundup – 2/27/13

Joe Robbins/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Top 25 Men’s College Basketball: Penn State (9-18) upended (4) Michigan (23-5), 84-78.(5) Miami (23-4) beat Virginia Tech (12-16), 76-58.(7) Georgetown (22-4) outlasted Connecticut (19-8) in double overtime, …

(4) Michigan Defeats Penn State

(4) Michigan Defeats Penn State

G Fiume/Maryland Terrapins/Getty Images(ANN ARBOR, Mich.) — The fourth-ranked Michigan Wolverines were in need of a win, and got one against Penn State.
Glen Robinson III tied a career-high with 21 points to lead Michigan past Penn State, 79-71 on Sun…

Jerry Sandusky Scandal: Sue Paterno to Respond to Freeh Report

Jerry Sandusky Scandal: Sue Paterno to Respond to Freeh Report

Rob Carr/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Sue Paterno, the wife of the late Penn State coach Joe Paterno, and her attorney Wick Sollers are set to release their own findings about the report by former FBI Director Louis Freeh on the Jerry Sandusky sex abuse s…

Bill O’Brien to Stay at Penn State

Bill O’Brien to Stay at Penn State

Rob Carr/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Penn State won’t need to look for a new coach after all. 
Coach Bill O’Brien announced that he will stay with the Nittany Lions after spurning advances from several NFL teams. 
“I’m not a one-and-done guy,” …

Bill O’Brien to Stay at Penn State

Bill O’Brien to Stay at Penn State

Rob Carr/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Penn State won’t need to look for a new coach after all. 
Coach Bill O’Brien announced that he will stay with the Nittany Lions after spurning advances from several NFL teams. 
“I’m not a one-and-done guy,” …

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/10/12

Scoreboard Roundup – 11/10/12

Getty Images/ Hemera(NEW YORK) –  NCAAF: (15) Texas A&M (8-2) stunned (1) Alabama (9-1), 29-24.
(2) Oregon (10-0) routed California (3-8), 59-17.
(3) Kansas State (10-0) stifled TCU (6-4), 23-10.
(4) Notre Dame (10-0) beat Boston College (2-8…

Former Penn State President Accused of Sandusky Conspiracy

Former Penn State President Accused of Sandusky Conspiracy

Justin K. Aller/Getty Images(HARRISBURG, Pa.) — State prosecutors on Thursday charged Penn State’s former president with perjury and child endangerment, accusing him of overseeing a cover-up that allowed convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky to pr…

Ohio State Quarterback Braxton Miller Expects to Play Saturday

Ohio State Quarterback Braxton Miller Expects to Play Saturday

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller says he expects to play Saturday versus Penn State.Miller was taken out of last weekend’s game against Purdue in the third quarter, when he was thrown to the ground …

Sandusky Victim 1 Steps Out of Shadows, Says Justice Took Too Long

Sandusky Victim 1 Steps Out of Shadows, Says Justice Took Too Long

ABC News(NEW YORK) — He was known only as Victim 1 in one of the most infamous child sexual abuse cases in history.  But this week, Aaron Fisher revealed his identity to the world and, in an exclusive interview with 20/20′s Chris Cuomo, told the …

Lawyer Calls Sandusky’s Alleged Victim 2 a ‘Charlatan’

Lawyer Calls Sandusky’s Alleged Victim 2 a ‘Charlatan’

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — An attorney for one of the Penn State officials arrested in the Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse case says that a man claiming to be Sandusky’s Victim 2 is a fraud and a “charlatan.”The identity of the man called Victim…

Penn State Cheerleader Critical After Fall

Penn State Cheerleader Critical After Fall

File photo. Hemera/Thinkstock(UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.) — The Penn State community is rallying around a cheerleader who suffered a traumatic brain injury after falling five stories from an apartment building.Paige Raque, 19, fell 39 feet out of the windo…

Behind Bars: How Jerry Sandusky Will Live in Prison

Behind Bars: How Jerry Sandusky Will Live in Prison

Patrick Smith/Getty Images(BELLEFONTE, Pa.) — As convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky was led away from the Centre County, Pa., court house on Tuesday, the former Penn State football defensive coordinator was headed toward what will likely be the r…

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