"We’ve had a brief conversation. I think we’re scheduled here in the next month or so to talk about it," Penn State AD Sandy Barbour said of Pitt AD Scott Barnes and potential games between the two schools.

Penn State, Pitt ADs to talk about extending football series

The Nittany Lions have games lined up against Virginia Tech in 2020 and 2025 as well as West Virginia in 2023 and 2024.

about 3 hours ago

 "I do think they will be better because of that experience,” James Franklin said of Penn State's offensive line.

Franklin says Penn State offensive line has 'chip' on its shoulder

The Nittant Lions surrendered 44 sacks last season.

about 5 hours ago

 Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg throws a screen pass during the first half of a game against Michigan State in State College, Pa., Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014.

Big Ten coaches, players not shy on praise for Penn State’s Christian Hackenberg

Christian Hackenberg’s shaky sophomore season hasn’t scared off opposing players and coaches from saying he’s one of the Big Ten’s best.

about 17 hours ago

 Though Maryland only had four conference wins in 2014, one of them came against Penn State.

Big Ten notebook: Maryland eyes rivalry, recruiting battles with Penn State

A 2014 win against Penn State could pay dividends for Maryland, Pitt coach Pat Narduzzi is fondly remembered and Paul Chryst begins again.

about 17 hours ago

 Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg passes during the first quarter of the 2015 Blue-White spring game at Beaver Stadium.

Penn State's Hackenberg spent part of summer coaching young athletes

At the Manning Passing Academy, the QB also picked the brains of Peyton and Eli about restructuring his own game-week routine.

1 week ago

 Students taking the ice cream short course at then-Pennsylvania State College in 1894 work to separate cream at the dairy barns.

Penn State creamery still a staple in Happy Valley at 150

The popular 3,700-square-foot retail store employs more than 20 full-time workers and 100 students.

2 weeks ago

 Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg passes during the first quarter of the Blue-White spring game at Beaver Stadium. The school announced it will go back to the tradition of not displaying the names of the players on the back of the jerseys.

Adam Bittner: Penn State has a lot to live up to after jersey switch

With the decision to take players’ last names off of their jerseys, Penn State is looking to go back to its traditional winning ways.

2 weeks ago

 Former coach Bill O'Brien added the names to Penn State jerseys to recognize players who chose to stay on the team after the Jerry Sandusky child sex abuse scandal.

Back to blank: Penn State to remove players' names from football jerseys

The nameless jerseys had been a tradition at Penn State for 125 years prior to the 2012 season.

2 weeks ago

 Freshman Daiquan Kelly took turns holding up an inflatable target while chasing after kids during the team's visit to Hershey Children's Hospital on July 15, 2016.

Nittany Lions make special visit to Hershey Children’s Hospital

Penn State brought three bus loads of players to the Children’s Hospital to surprise patients.

2 weeks ago

 Tight end Mike Gesicki smiles after standing behind former teammate and Steelers rookie tight end Jesse James while James was interviewed in front of the crowd.

Penn State's Gesicki, Breneman poised to fill void left by new Steelers rookie

Adam Breneman and Christian Hackenberg helped sell Mike Gesicki on Penn State, and this year all three will play together.

2 weeks ago

Penn State secures verbal pledge from 2017 QB

Four-star Cincinnati, Ohio, quarterback Sean Clifford gave Penn State his verbal pledge

2 weeks ago

Ex-Penn State officials' case headed to appeal court hearing

Pennsylvania Superior Court has scheduled arguments in the case of Graham Spanier, Tim Curley and Gary Schultz for Aug. 11 in Harrisburg.

2 weeks ago

 For the first time in a long time, Penn State tight end Adam Breneman feels like he's "good at football again."

Penn State offense embracing summer workouts

The Nittany Lions offense is using Tuesday night meetings to get on the same page for the upcoming season.

2 weeks ago

 Michigan prospect Quinn Nordin, rated as the top kicker in the 2016 class, picked Penn State over Michigan, Arizona State and Georgia. Penn State has two scholarship specialists in the 2016 class and 16 verbal pledges overall. Nordin visited Penn State for the Blue-White Game in April.

Penn State makes special teams point of emphasis in 2016 class

Penn State has verbal commitments from a kicker and punter, a luxury the team couldn’t afford a few years ago.

2 weeks ago

Hearing set in newest Sandusky sex assault case

The latest accuser came forward in early June and alleged that Sandusky sexually assaulted him at a football camp in 1988, when he was 16.

3 weeks ago

 Quarterback Christian Hackenberg warms up prior to the Blue-White Game in April.

Penn State trio up for major college football awards

Semifinalists for both awards will be revealed on Nov. 23 and the winners will be honored at an awards gala in Atlantic City in March.

3 weeks ago