Penn State

Mike Francesa completely lost it screaming about Penn State's James Franklin icing a kicker while up 56-0

Before we get to WFAN’s Mike Francesa and one of his classic screaming rants, let’s go over the situation that led to it.<p>On Saturday, Penn State was up 56-0 on Georgia State with 11 seconds left in the contest. The Panthers’ kicker lined up for a 31-yard field goal and Nittany Lions head coach …

Sports

College Football Power Rankings: Clemson jumps Bama, Kentucky and Vanderbilt in

There are seven SEC teams in this week's college football rankings, but Alabama is not No. 1<p>Three weeks into the season, Alabama isn't the best team in the country.<p>If that bothers you only a quarter of the way into the 2017 campaign, it shouldn't. For this week, Clemson is <i>this</i> much better ascending …

College Football

College Football: What I’m Watching This Weekend

It was supposed to be a test against Pitt on Saturday, but Mason Rudolph’s stat line by the end of the first half read this way: 20-for-28, 423 …

College Football

Numbers knowledge: One post-Week 3 stat for each Big Ten team

Numbers, numbers, numbers. As we enter Week 4, here is a look at one for each Big Ten team that caught my eye from a packet of info from standout BTN …

College Football

Updated college football recruiting rankings after Week 3

Week 3 of the college football season is in the books but recruiting never stops. Let’s take a look at the updated recruiting rankings.<p>The college …

Sports

OddsShark’s Score Predictions For Week 4’s Biggest Games

Here are OddsShark’s score predictions for this week’s biggest games.<p>Week 4 is here.<p>The fourth week of the 2017 college football season is giving us …

College Football

Five Things to Know as Sabres meet Penguins at Penn State

The Sabres are heading back to one of the houses Terry built.<p>For the second straight preseason, Buffalo will make itself at home in Pegula Ice Arena. …

Buffalo

Penguins notebook: Prospects to get spotlight at Penn State

Updated 3 minutes ago<p>When the Penguins open the preseason Tuesday night against the Buffalo Sabres at Penn State's Pegula Ice Arena, only three …

Pittsburgh

Nittany Lion Fans Favor New Penn State Stripe Tradition

When it comes to long-standing tradition, Penn State football is among the most rich programs in the nation. From the everyday 'throwback' uniforms …

College Football

ESPN’s Heisman Trophy Top 5 After Week 3

Here’s ESPN’s latest Heisman Trophy poll.<p>Who’s leading the Heisman Trophy race three weeks into the season?<p>According to ESPN, it’s still Baker …

College Football

Penn State's Sept. 30 game vs. Indiana to start at 3:30 p.m.

More Penn State coverage<p>For Penn State, the real season is about to start<p>Penn State, Villanova roll in last non-conference games<p>Does Heisman Trophy …

College Football

Penn State men’s hockey’s roots run deep in Buffalo Sabres and Pittsburgh Penguins preseason matchup

Of all 31 NHL teams, none have more ties to Penn State than the Buffalo Sabres and two-time defending champions, the Pittsburgh …

Ice Hockey

AT&T SportsNet to Broadcast Two Penguins' Preseason Contests

AT&T SportsNet, formerly ROOT SPORTS, will broadcast two Pittsburgh Penguins preseason games, beginning with Pittsburgh's visit to Detroit on Monday, …

Little Caesars Arena

Who was to blame for South Carolina-Kentucky handshake incident? Depends who you ask

Prior to Saturday’s game between South Carolina and Kentucky, Gamecock team captains chose not to shake hands with their Kentucky counterparts at the …

College Football

Separation Saturday: Which unbeaten teams are contenders and which are pretenders?

<i>Forty names, games, teams and minutiae making news in college football, where the Bay Area is upside down (California 3-0, Stanford 1-2):</i><p><b>More</b> …

College Football

ESPN Releases Week 3 Bowl Projections

ESPN has released some Week 3 bowl projections.<p>Week 3 is over.<p>Which bowl game would your team be headed to if the season ended today?<p>Here are ESPN’s …

College Football

Protecting Students From Hazing: What Should Colleges Do?

What can be done to stop potentially-deadly hazing at America’s colleges, how should hazing be defined and how should universities go about reporting …

Philadelphia

BIG TEN POWER RANKINGS: WEEK 3

What an underwhelming week of football! Penn State, Ohio State and Wisconsin rolled, while Michigan and Iowa struggled. And look at Purdue! The …

College Football

Hawkeyes up to the task of taking on No. 4 Penn State

This is a big one, folks. The lights are going to be bright, the cameras are going to be rolling and the pressure is going to be on.<p>Kinnick Stadium …

College Football

Minnesota picked to win Big Ten men's hockey crown

Four-time Big Ten <b>c</b>hampion Minnesota was tabbed the favorite in the 2017-18 Big Ten hockey preseason coaches’ poll, the conference announced on …

Sports

Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen beats out Jim McElwain for Coach's Call of the Week

Mississippi State’s biggest win over LSU in school history was filled with offensive fireworks. Even if we meant actual fireworks, no one would’ve …

College Football

Penn State-Indiana kick time announced; here's when the Lions' next home game will start

it's scheduled for Sept. 30 at Beaver Stadium.

College Football

Iowa Is 4-2 Against Top-5 Ranked Opponents Since 2008

History suggests Iowa has a shot against Penn State this Saturday.<p>Iowa hosts No. 4 Penn State this Saturday night, and considering the Nittany Lions …

College Basketball

New College Football Top 25 AP and Coaches Poll

The latest college football top 25 polls are out, and the Kentucky Wildcats still aren’t cracking them.<p>Even after an impressive win at South …

College Football

College Football Picks Week 4: Predictions for Top 25 Games on Upcoming Schedule

The USC Trojans were considered one of the top teams in the nation at the start of the season, and they have a 3-0 record as they get ready to take on the California Bears in the fourth week of the college football season.<p>According to OddsShark, the Trojans are 16-point favorites over the Bears in …

College Football

Undefeated but Unproven: Five Top Teams Still Waiting for Their First Test

The first quarter of the regular season has taught us quite a bit about some teams. Southern California, for example, seems very much worth the hype …

College Football

Penn State leapfrogs USC in AP, USA Today Coaches Polls to re-enter top-four

Penn State has leapfrogged USC in both the USA Today Coaches Poll and the Associated Press top-25 rankings coming out of Week 3.<p>Both were released on …

College Football

Texas Football: Was Saturday’s loss a tipping point for the Longhorns?

LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 16: Head coach Clay Helton of the USC Trojans meets head coach Tom Herman of the Texas Longhorns at the end of the game …

College Football

Big Ten Power Poll: Penn State is still No. 1, but now we get serious

Penn State appears to be the most complete football team in the B1G as we go to full conference play in week 4. But because of the flimsy competition …

Pennsylvania

How Clemson took the Alabama route to lasting excellence

The drop-off was supposed to be severe. The “R” word — rebuilding — was being tossed around about the offense. Last year’s national championship was …

College Football