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Penn State: What Happened to James Franklin’s Rutgers, Rutgers, Rutgers?

Penn State: What Happened to James Franklin’s Rutgers, Rutgers, Rutgers?

- Mike Poorman

For the second consecutive week, James Franklin did not Tweet out his upcoming opponent in repetitive fashion. Where is the Penn State head coach’s weekly Opponent Tweet Repeat — is it MIA or RIP?


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State College, BEA Set for PIAA Playoffs State College, BEA Set for PIAA Playoffs
50 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
Two Centre County teams advanced to the PIAA first round, with State College headed to the 6A playoffs and Bald Eagle Area moving on to the 3A playoffs. [Read More]
Shop, Dine and Celebrate in Downtown State College
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Shop, Dine and Celebrate in Downtown State College
50 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Rob Schmidt
Unique stores, diverse dining options and traditional holiday events make Downtown State College the place to be this holiday season — and it all kicks off Friday with the annual holiday tree lighting event. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Nov. 16-18 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Nov. 16-18
50 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Events around the area will kick off the holiday season, starting with Friday night's tree lighting festivities in downtown State College and continuing with Trans-Siberian Orchestra at the BJC, the Candy Cane Carnival at the Nittany Mall, craft fairs and more. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 72-70 To DePaul In Overtime Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 72-70 To DePaul In Overtime
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Despite closing down a 10-point deficit in the final four minutes of play, Penn State could muster just two point in overtime as DePaul held on to give the Nittany Lions their first loss of the season. [Read More]
Speed Limits Reduced, Crashes Reported as Winter Storm Hits Central Pa. Speed Limits Reduced, Crashes Reported as Winter Storm Hits Central Pa.
17 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
PennDOT has reduced speed limits on several highways and closed a portion of one road in Centre County on Thursday as a winter storm covered roads with snow and ice. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Can Start Resume Build Thursday Night Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Can Start Resume Build Thursday Night
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Of all the good that came out of Penn State basketball's win over West Virginia, a lone negative remained. The game didn't count. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Sign 4 Recruits Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Sign 4 Recruits
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Penn State men’s basketball officially signed four recruits on Wednesday as part of the early signing period for college basketball. [Read More]
Lady Lions Pull Away Late for Road Win at Fordham Lady Lions Pull Away Late for Road Win at Fordham
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
Penn State women’s basketball (2-1) rebounded from another slow start to cruise to victory over Fordham, 72-55, Wednesday night in the Bronx. [Read More]
Penn State Dismissing Classes Early for Impending Winter Storm Penn State Dismissing Classes Early for Impending Winter Storm
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State has canceled classes and activities for Thursday afternoon and evening at University Park as the first winter storm of the season moves closer to the region. [Read More]
Penn State to Enter Multiple Wrestlers at Contested Weight Classes in Keystone Classic Penn State to Enter Multiple Wrestlers at Contested Weight Classes in Keystone Classic
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
Penn State wrestling is expected to enter 20 wrestlers in the Keystone Classic on Sunday, according to a release from the team with its lineup. The early season tournament, which Penn hosts at the Palestra every November, has become a useful tool for head coach Cael Sanderson in sorting a team that [Read More]

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Shop, Dine and Celebrate in Downtown State College
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Shop, Dine and Celebrate in Downtown State College
50 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Rob Schmidt
Unique stores, diverse dining options and traditional holiday events make Downtown State College the place to be this holiday season — and it all kicks off Friday with the annual holiday tree lighting event. [Read More]
TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Nov. 16-18 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Nov. 16-18
50 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Events around the area will kick off the holiday season, starting with Friday night's tree lighting festivities in downtown State College and continuing with Trans-Siberian Orchestra at the BJC, the Candy Cane Carnival at the Nittany Mall, craft fairs and more. [Read More]
Penn State Dismissing Classes Early for Impending Winter Storm Penn State Dismissing Classes Early for Impending Winter Storm
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State has canceled classes and activities for Thursday afternoon and evening at University Park as the first winter storm of the season moves closer to the region. [Read More]
School Psychologists Help Students Unlock Potential
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School Psychologists Help Students Unlock Potential
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Jessica Dirsmith
A primary goal in education is to ensure that by the time students graduate from high school, they possess the academic, social and daily life skills that are necessary to thrive in today’s competitive global market. Recent legislative and executive acts and commissions have emphasized the importa [Read More]
Centre1st Bank to Open First Branch in State College Centre1st Bank to Open First Branch in State College
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
A new bank “created by and for Central Pennsylvanians” will open its first full-service branch in State College by early 2019. [Read More]
Winter Storm Warning Issued with Snow and Ice on the Way Winter Storm Warning Issued with Snow and Ice on the Way
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Centre County from Thursday morning through Friday morning as the area is expected to see its first snow accumulation of the season. [Read More]
Cycling for a Cure
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Cycling for a Cure
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State student Michael Healy took THON fundraising into his own hands — and onto his bike — for one final ride of his senior year. [Read More]
To Live a Hall of Fame Life
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To Live a Hall of Fame Life
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Joe Battista
A lot of life events happened over the past week that made me stop and reflect a bit about my own journey. It gave me a chance to step back, and take stock on whether I am living the type of life I had always hoped. A chance to think about what’s next, and how to go from what appears to be a succe [Read More]
Taste of the Town Brings Together Great Local Food and a Great Cause Taste of the Town Brings Together Great Local Food and a Great Cause
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Holly Riddle
Centre County United Way hosts its annual Taste of the Town event from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday at the Penn Stater. According to special events coordinator Beth Shaha, the event is the organization’s premier fundraiser and an opportunity “for folks to enjoy treats, eats, drinks and all kinds of th [Read More]
Béla Fleck Will Make 8th Eisenhower Appearance, This Time with Hussain, Meyer and Chaurasia Béla Fleck Will Make 8th Eisenhower Appearance, This Time with Hussain, Meyer and Chaurasia
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - John Mark Rafacz, Town&Gown
Three masterful instrumentalists and the leading virtuosos on their respective instruments, Béla Fleck, Zakir Hussain, and Edgar Meyer move with ease among the spheres of classical, bluegrass, jazz, and world music. [Read More]

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State College, BEA Set for PIAA Playoffs State College, BEA Set for PIAA Playoffs
50 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Gazette, Pat Rothdeutsch
Two Centre County teams advanced to the PIAA first round, with State College headed to the 6A playoffs and Bald Eagle Area moving on to the 3A playoffs. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 72-70 To DePaul In Overtime Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 72-70 To DePaul In Overtime
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Despite closing down a 10-point deficit in the final four minutes of play, Penn State could muster just two point in overtime as DePaul held on to give the Nittany Lions their first loss of the season. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Can Start Resume Build Thursday Night Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Can Start Resume Build Thursday Night
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Of all the good that came out of Penn State basketball's win over West Virginia, a lone negative remained. The game didn't count. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Sign 4 Recruits Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Sign 4 Recruits
19 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Derek Bannister
Penn State men’s basketball officially signed four recruits on Wednesday as part of the early signing period for college basketball. [Read More]
Lady Lions Pull Away Late for Road Win at Fordham Lady Lions Pull Away Late for Road Win at Fordham
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Steve Connelly
Penn State women’s basketball (2-1) rebounded from another slow start to cruise to victory over Fordham, 72-55, Wednesday night in the Bronx. [Read More]
Penn State to Enter Multiple Wrestlers at Contested Weight Classes in Keystone Classic Penn State to Enter Multiple Wrestlers at Contested Weight Classes in Keystone Classic
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Anthony Colucci
Penn State wrestling is expected to enter 20 wrestlers in the Keystone Classic on Sunday, according to a release from the team with its lineup. The early season tournament, which Penn hosts at the Palestra every November, has become a useful tool for head coach Cael Sanderson in sorting a team that [Read More]
The UCF Playoff Course Can Be Found in Happy Valley History
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The UCF Playoff Course Can Be Found in Happy Valley History
1 day ago - StateCollege.com - Jay Paterno
If remaining undefeated and winning 21 straight games isn’t enough, how can a non-Power 5 conference team ever hope to crash the playoff party? There is a road map of sorts here in Happy Valley’s history. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Jump 6 Spots in New College Football Playoff Rankings Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Jump 6 Spots in New College Football Playoff Rankings
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
The Nittany Lions climbed six spots after smothering Wisconsin 22-10 at Beaver Stadium on Saturday. The victory improved Penn State’s record to 7-3 and secured the program’s 14th consecutive winning season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Johnson Status Seemingly Doubtful As Nittany Lions Head To Rutgers Penn State Football: Johnson Status Seemingly Doubtful As Nittany Lions Head To Rutgers
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State might be without receiver Juwan Johnson another week. While Nittany Lions coach James Franklin didn't commit to Johnson's return to the field, it certainly didn't sound positive for the junior wideout. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Take Care Of Jacksonville State 76-61 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Take Care Of Jacksonville State 76-61
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For the most part the vast majority of non conference games offer little in the way of significant results. Teams win gams they should, have toss-up meetings against like opponents and then everyone moves on to conference play. But you can still learn from those games. [Read More]

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TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Nov. 16-18 TGIF: State College Weekend Events for Nov. 16-18
50 minutes ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Events around the area will kick off the holiday season, starting with Friday night's tree lighting festivities in downtown State College and continuing with Trans-Siberian Orchestra at the BJC, the Candy Cane Carnival at the Nittany Mall, craft fairs and more. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 72-70 To DePaul In Overtime Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Fall 72-70 To DePaul In Overtime
6 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Onward State Staff
Despite closing down a 10-point deficit in the final four minutes of play, Penn State could muster just two point in overtime as DePaul held on to give the Nittany Lions their first loss of the season. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Can Start Resume Build Thursday Night Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Can Start Resume Build Thursday Night
18 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Of all the good that came out of Penn State basketball's win over West Virginia, a lone negative remained. The game didn't count. [Read More]
Penn State Dismissing Classes Early for Impending Winter Storm Penn State Dismissing Classes Early for Impending Winter Storm
20 hours ago - StateCollege.com - Geoff Rushton
Penn State has canceled classes and activities for Thursday afternoon and evening at University Park as the first winter storm of the season moves closer to the region. [Read More]
Cycling for a Cure
Video
Cycling for a Cure
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Centre County Report
Penn State student Michael Healy took THON fundraising into his own hands — and onto his bike — for one final ride of his senior year. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Jump 6 Spots in New College Football Playoff Rankings Penn State Football: Nittany Lions Jump 6 Spots in New College Football Playoff Rankings
2 days ago - StateCollege.com - Mikey Mandarino
The Nittany Lions climbed six spots after smothering Wisconsin 22-10 at Beaver Stadium on Saturday. The victory improved Penn State’s record to 7-3 and secured the program’s 14th consecutive winning season. [Read More]
Penn State Football: Johnson Status Seemingly Doubtful As Nittany Lions Head To Rutgers Penn State Football: Johnson Status Seemingly Doubtful As Nittany Lions Head To Rutgers
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Penn State might be without receiver Juwan Johnson another week. While Nittany Lions coach James Franklin didn't commit to Johnson's return to the field, it certainly didn't sound positive for the junior wideout. [Read More]
PostSecret Founder to Speak at Penn State for Mental Health Awareness Week PostSecret Founder to Speak at Penn State for Mental Health Awareness Week
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Elissa Hill
PostSecret founder Frank Warren will speak at Penn State on Nov. 27 as part of Mental Health Awareness Week. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Take Care Of Jacksonville State 76-61 Penn State Basketball: Nittany Lions Take Care Of Jacksonville State 76-61
3 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
For the most part the vast majority of non conference games offer little in the way of significant results. Teams win gams they should, have toss-up meetings against like opponents and then everyone moves on to conference play. But you can still learn from those games. [Read More]
The National: Five Penn State Stats Compared To The Rest Of The Nation The National: Five Penn State Stats Compared To The Rest Of The Nation
4 days ago - StateCollege.com - Ben Jones
Hey Penn State won. That's good news for fans and coaches, and even better news for a few key stats we've been following the past several weeks as the Nittany Lions round the turn into the final two games of the regular season. [Read More]
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Rob Schmidt

Shop, Dine and Celebrate in Downtown State College

Unique stores, diverse dining options and traditional holiday events make Downtown State College the place to be this holiday season — and it all kicks off Friday with the annual holiday tree lighting event.

Mike Poorman

Penn State: What Happened to James Franklin’s Rutgers, Rutgers, Rutgers?

For the second consecutive week, James Franklin did not Tweet out his upcoming opponent in repetitive fashion. Where is the Penn State head coach’s weekly Opponent Tweet Repeat — is it MIA or RIP?

The UCF Playoff Course Can Be Found in Happy Valley HistoryJay Paterno

If remaining undefeated and winning 21 straight games isn’t enough, how can a non-Power 5 conference team ever hope to crash the playoff party? There is a road map of sorts here in Happy Valley’s history.

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