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Rudolph has 5 TD passes, Oklahoma St. beats Pitt, 59-21

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PITTSBURGH — Mason Rudolph’s message to the rest of the Oklahoma State offense was simple. Playing half a country away from home against a Pittsburgh team that took the Cowboys to the wire a year ago, Rudolph didn’t want to leave anything to chance in the rematch. “We wanted to come ...

Steelers defense talking, playing a good game

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By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH — The difference in the Pittsburgh Steelers defense, inside linebacker Ryan Shazier insists, isn’t in what is happening after the snap, but before it. The kids like nose tackle Javon Hargrave, cornerback Artie Burns and safety Sean Davis that ...

Judd Caruso repeats as CPGPS Champion

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STATE COLLEGE - The Central PA Golf Professional Series (CPGPS) concluded their season long championship on Thursday at the Penn State Blue Course. Judd Caruso, the Golf Professional at Belles Springs GC, managed to defend his 2016 title by winning two events in the 2017 season. Judd had to ...

GAMEDAY: Penn State set for primetime

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UNIVERSITY PARK - No. 5 Penn State football (2-0, 0-0 B1G) is back in Beaver Stadium for a third consecutive week, hosting Georgia State (0-1, 0-0 Sun Belt) in a prime time matchup Saturday. In the first meeting between the two teams in program history, the Nittany Lions close out the ...

No. 9 Oklahoma State Cowboys take air show east to Pittsburgh

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PITTSBURGH — Oklahoma State’s offensive playbook can get complex. It just didn’t look that way last year when the Cowboys faced Pittsburgh. The game plan during a taut 45-38 victory over the Panthers seemed to be pretty simple: send wide receiver James Washington deep, have Mason ...

Jersey Shore Bulldogs explode for 35-6 victory

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JERSEY SHORE — Fireworks went off on the field at Thompson Street Stadium, similar to the ones which lit up the sky over the horizon during the fourth quarter. The Bulldogs played at a level and style Lewisburg aspired to be in a dominating 35-6 win by the Bulldogs. Jersey Shore’s ...

Bald Eagle Area falls on the road to Chestnut Ridge, 43-6

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FISHERTOWN - Bald Eagle Area coach Jesse Nagle said good teams capitalize on turnovers, and the Chestnut Ridge Lions did exactly that. The Lions pounced on the Eagles in the second half after a close first half. While the Lions entered the half just leading the Eagles 7-6, the hosts scored ...

Bell’s Bottom? Steelers RB looking to bounce back

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By WILL GRAVES AP Sports Writer PITTSBURGH — Le’Veon Bell spent a portion of his lone day off this week learning the fine art of creating the perfect ice cream bar, a good-natured promotional stunt that poked a little fun at the Pro Bowl running back’s summer-long break from the ...

Coach Franklin wants PSU O-linemen to get ‘nasty’

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A capsule look at James Franklin’s weekly news conference. Opponent: Georgia State (0-1) Kickoff: Saturday 7:30 p.m., Beaver Stadium TV: BTN About the Panthers: Member of Sun Belt Conference and in just fifth season of FBS competition. They’ve gone 10-40 in those five years, ...

Penn State Nittany Lions in the NFL – Week One

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UNIVERSITY PARK - A total of 28 Penn State football alumni are populating the active rosters of 20 National Football League teams. The Nittany Lions annually are among the top 20 programs nationally in producing players in the NFL. Each week throughout the year, GoPSUsports.com has provided ...

Men’s Soccer ranked No. 7 in Atlantic Region

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KANSAS CITY – The Lock Haven University men’s soccer team is ranked No. 7 in the most recent edition (Sept. 12) United Soccer Coaches Atlantic Region rankings. LHU is 2-0-1 at home this season after opening the 2017 campaign with three straight road matches. Last Saturday (Sept. 9), Lock ...

Men’s XC ranked No. 4 in Atlantic Region

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NEW ORLEANS – The Lock Haven University men’s cross country team remained at No. 4 in the most recent edition of the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Atlantic Region rankings. The Bald Eagles were ranked No. 4 in the preseason rankings. LHU returns ...

Women’s XC ranked No. 5 in Atlantic region

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NEW ORLEANS – The Lock Haven University women’s cross country team remained at No. 5 in the most recent edition of the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Atlantic Region rankings. The Bald Eagles were ranked No. 5 in the preseason rankings. LHU ...

Big Ten Action Underway Thursday

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UNIVERSITY PARK - The No. 8 Penn State women’s soccer team (4-2-0) opens its 2017 Big Ten slate against Northwestern (3-3-1) at Jeffrey Field on Thursday, Sept. 14. The match is slated for a 7 p.m. start. FOLLOW ALONG The match will be aired live on the Big Ten Network with Dean Linke ...