Nov 202010
Late surge lifts Nittany Lions over Indiana

November 20 Philadelphia Inquirer: LANDOVER, Md. – It has been a constant demand of Joe Paterno throughout Penn State’s up-and-down 2010 football season, the need to get game-changing plays from the special teams and defense. Late in the third quarter Saturday, with the sputtering Nittany Lions locked in a tie with Big Ten cellar-dweller Indiana [More…]

Nov 142010
Penn State defeated by Ohio State, 38-14

November 14 Philadelphia Inquirer: COLUMBUS, Ohio – For one half Saturday, Matt McGloin was living up to his newfound fame, dissecting the opponent’s secondary and giving Penn State an unlikely 11-point lead at a stunned Ohio Stadium. Then reality reared its head. Ohio State played like the nation’s No. 8 team in the second half [More…]

Nov 062010
Penn State rallies to get JoePa 400th victory

November 6 STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) That’s 400 and counting for Joe Paterno. JoePa became the first major college coach with 400 victories when Penn State rallied from a three-touchdown deficit Saturday night to defeat Northwestern 35-21. Backup quarterback Matt McGloin threw for four touchdowns and the Nittany Lions (6-3, 3-2 Big Ten) shut [More…]