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Four Penn State Nittany Lions selected on Day 3 of 2018 NFL Draft

UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State safety Troy Apke (Mount Lebanon, Pa.) and wide receiver DaeSean Hamilton (Fredericksburg, Va.) were selected in the fourth round of the 2018 NFL Draft Saturday in Arlington, Texas. Additionally, safety Marcus Allen (Upper Marlboro, Md.) was chosen in the fifth ...

LHU Baseball closes Millersville series with loss

MILLERSVILLE – The Lock Haven University baseball team (21-16, 11-13 PSAC East) capped its four-game Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division series Sunday with Millersville University (28-15, 16-8 PSAC East) and the Marauders took the finale, 4-0 at home. Sunday’s ...

Penn State Men’s Golf places fourth in B1G Championship

BALTIMORE – Senior Cole Miller (New Tripoli, Pa.) tied for the second-best finish in Penn State’s Big Ten Conference Championship history as he took home the silver medal with a 4-under score for the weekend. The Nittany Lion men’s golf team recorded its ninth top-five finish of the ...

PSU Men’s Lacrosse falls to Michigan, 10-9, in overtime

UNIVERSITY PARK – The No. 14 Penn State men’s lacrosse team lost a Senior Day overtime heartbreaker to the University of Michigan, falling 10-9 at Panzer Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Despite trailing early, Penn State was able to take a 7-5 lead into the fourth period. However, the ...

Penn State University Lady Lion seniors walk-off with win over Illinois

UNIVERSITY PARK – The Penn State softball team sent its three seniors off in style as junior Tori Dubois (Mt. Vernon, N.H.) hit a walk-off home run in the bottom of the ninth inning to allow the Nittany Lions to take a 4-3 victory over Illinois in the Big Ten Conference series finale Sunday, ...

Northwestern takes finale in series against Nittany Lions Baseball, 6-3

UNIVERSITY PARK – Northwestern was able to make an early lead last for a 6-3 victory over Penn State Sunday afternoon in Big Ten baseball action in Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. The Penn State (9-28, 1-17 Big Ten) bullpen pitched all nine innings, and allowed just three earned runs. RHP ...

Michigan stuns No. 17 Penn State University on Senior Day

UNIVERSITY PARK — No. 17 Penn State dropped a heart-breaker as time expired, 12-11, to Michigan in Big Ten action this evening from Panzer Stadium. Penn State falls to 9-8 on the year while concluding the regular season with a 3-3 mark in conference action. Michigan finishes its season 7-10 ...

Taylor wins US national title, set for Final X State College

UNIVERSITY PARK – The Penn State Nittany Lion wrestling team and the Nittany Lion Wrestling Club were well represented at the U.S. Marine Corps National Wrestling Championships in Las Vegas this weekend. All-time Nittany Lion great David Taylor won the U.S. National Championship and current ...

PSU Men’s 4×4 tallies No. 4 time in Penn State school history

PHILADELPHIA — The Penn State track & field team closed out the 124th Penn Relays with the men’s 4x400-meter relay running the No. 4 time in program history on Saturday at Franklin Field. On the day, Penn State ran in seven relays, six of which were in Championship of America ...

LHU baseball gets swept at home by Millersville

By BILL ALBRIGHT Express Sports LOCK HAVEN -- When the final out was recorded in Friday's PSAC-East twinbill between Millersville and Lock Haven, Watkins field was engulfed in bright sunshine and puffy clouds. However, during the previous five-and-a-half hours while the weather ...

Racing to the Kentucky Derby

Spring has sprung and Derby week excitement has begun. New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was almost part of the fun, since he recently purchased a percentage of European Derby qualifier, "Gronkowski". Unfortunately, his equine namesake developed a slight fever, and although he is ...

LHU track and field finishes action at Penn Relays

By ALEX WAHL For The EXPRESS During day two of the 124th Penn Relays at Philadelphia, the Lock Haven University men’s track team wrapped up action in front of over 17,000 fans at Franklin Field on the University of Pennsylvania campus. The Bald Eagles only participated in the ...

Penn State University Men’s Golf primed for Big Ten Championship

UNIVERSITY PARK — The Penn State men’s golf team will look to improve a top-five finish from a season ago at the Big Ten Championship, Friday-Sunday, April 27-29 in Baltimore, Maryland, at Baltimore Country Club. The 54-hole event will feature 18 holes of play each day on the 7,181-yard, ...

Penn State University Baseball hosts Northwestern this weekend

UNIVERSITY PARK — With just four weekends remaining in the regular season Penn State baseball opens a six-game homestand Friday at 6:30 p.m. against Northwestern in Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Essentials Live Video: BTN Plus Live Audio: GoPSUsports.com Live Stats: ...

Lady Nittany Lions celebrate seniors against Fighting Illini

PENN STATE WRAPS UP HOME SLATE The Penn State softball team plays its final home contests of the 2018 season when it takes on Illinois in a Big Ten Conference series Friday, April 27-Sunday, April 29. The Nittany Lions and the Fighting Illini will be featured on the Big Ten Network in the ...

De La Bassetiere, Lakoseljac earn B1G conference honors

UNIVERSITY PARK – Two Nittany Lions were awarded Big Ten All-Conference honors Thursday. Junior Constant De La Bassetiere (Reims, France) took home a First-Team All-Big Ten award. Christian Lakoseljac (King City, Ontario) was honored with a Second-Team All-Big Ten award. De La Bassetiere ...

Penn State’s Arceri named Tewaaraton nominee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Penn State men’s lacrosse sophomore Gerard Arceri has been named to the list of 25 nominees for the 2018 Tewaaraton Award. The Tewaaraton Award is recognized as the pre-eminent lacrosse award, annually honoring the top male and female college lacrosse player in the United ...

Lady Lion O’Donnell selected as Tewaaraton nominee

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senior Katie O’Donnell (West Chester, Pa.) has been named a Tewaaraton Award nominee as one of the top-25 players in women’s college lacrosse when the list was revealed on Thursday afternoon. From this group of 25, five finalists will be chosen on May 10 and have the ...