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Penn State Football: APR Trends Upward For First Time In Several Years Penn State Football: APR Trends Upward For First Time In Several Years
16 hours ago - Altoona.com
Penn State football is headed back in the right direction in the classroom as well as on the field according to the latest APR numbers released by the NCAA. APR, or the Academic Progress Rate is a multi-year figure used to gauge an athletic program's ability to move student athletes toward [Read More]
Penn State Football: Geography Could Help Awaken The Northeast Giant Penn State Football: Geography Could Help Awaken The Northeast Giant
1 day ago - Altoona.com
For years people have said that Penn State football is a sleeping giant. "It could be so much better" is practically a second motto at this point. To be fair the O'Brien and Franklin eras have so far been steps in the right direction, but when it comes to winning games, there is clearly still room [Read More]
Penn State Hockey: Notre Dame Highlights 2015-16 Home Schedule Penn State Hockey: Notre Dame Highlights 2015-16 Home Schedule
2 days ago - Altoona.com
Penn State hockey might be months away, but the program has announced its schedule for the upcoming season. The Nittany Lions will host Windsor to open the campaign before traveling on the road to face Canisius. Penn State's season opener will be the day following Penn State football's home clash [Read More]
Pilot program could help inmates battling addiction
2 days ago - Altoona.com
wrta.com - Treat­ing inmates for addiction–that’s the goal of a pilot pro­gram that may soon be imple­mented at the Blair County Prison. The local paper reports that the Blair County Drug and Alco­hol Pro­gram is apply­ing for a state grant that would pay for [Read More]
Tyrone man arrested in PennDOT burglary
2 days ago - Altoona.com
wrta.com - A Tyrone man is arrested for allegedly tak­ing Pen­nDOT truck for a joyride and dam­ag­ing a main­te­nance yard in Antis Town­ship. Police say 28-year-old Derek Crox­ton broke into the facil­ity some­time over the week­end. Sun­day [Read More]
Penn State Football: Millen Reportedly Set To Join Fox Networks Penn State Football: Millen Reportedly Set To Join Fox Networks
2 days ago - Altoona.com
Penn State fans might be in store for a lot more Matt Millen. The former Nittany Lion All-American is reportedly joining Fox, and that could increase his presence in the television sports world. According to Sports Business Journal's John Ourand, who reported the news, Millen will be departing [Read More]
Great Weather And Sun Hits Boalsburg For Memorial Day Great Weather And Sun Hits Boalsburg For Memorial Day
3 days ago - Altoona.com
The weather couldn't have been any better on Monday afternoon as Memorial Day got underway in Boalsburg. From shop vendors to grilling, there wasn't anyone inside with the sun beaming down. Take a look at some of the crowds in our afternoon photo gallery. [Read More]
Penn State Basketball: Condon Set To Fill Vacant Assistant Role Penn State Basketball: Condon Set To Fill Vacant Assistant Role
4 days ago - Altoona.com
The search is over and instead of looking outside the program, Penn State will promote director of basketball operations Ross Condon to fill the assistant coaching vacancy left by Brian Daly. Jon Rothstein of CBSSports initially reported the news. Program sources confirmed the move that has yet to [Read More]
Penn State Football: For Franklin, Data Is The Key In Season Evaluations Penn State Football: For Franklin, Data Is The Key In Season Evaluations
5 days ago - Altoona.com
By the end of a season there is a lot of football to digest. The good, the bad, the ugly and everything in between. So for coaches, the process of making sense of it all beyond the final record is a key aspect to any successful offseason. There is a lot to learn, what went well, what could go [Read More]
Penn State Football: Caravan Comes To A Close, And Probably Just In Time Penn State Football: Caravan Comes To A Close, And Probably Just In Time
6 days ago - Altoona.com
In the final press conference of Penn State's coaches caravan James Franklin was thrown maybe the oddest assortment of questions. Do you talk to Christian Hackenberg's parents frequently? (It stands to reason, that yes, he does.) What questions have you been asked the most by fans? (Summer football [Read More]
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