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  1. Speedy DB Ali Jr. 'ecstatic' after PSU offer

    Josh Moyer

    Kareem Ali Jr. (Erial, N.J./Timber Creek) took a deep breath before crouching into position for the 40-yard dash. The 2015 DB had arrived here, at Penn State's advanced skills camp Saturday, after cancelling his Notre Dame trip. He wanted to see H...

    Blog | June 26, 2013
  2. 2015 OL Clark's day ends in PSU offer

    Josh Moyer

    Austin Clark (Lexington, Va./Rockbridge County) inched his face closer to the car window and craned his neck to get a closer look at Beaver Stadium on a humid Saturday morning. This was his first trip to Happy Valley, so he tried not to reflect to...

    Blog | June 25, 2013
  3. 2015 OT Ryan Bates grateful for PSU offer

    Josh Moyer

    Ryan Bates, a 2015 offensive tackle out of Warminster (Pa.) Archbishop Wood, often breathed heavy and was forced to wipe his glistening forehead when he first started meeting college coaches. He was a nervous 285-pound prospect. And when Bates tro...

    Blog | May 30, 2013
  4. 2014 OT Grimm talks combine, Penn State

    Josh Moyer

    Mike Grimm (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park) felt his palms sweat as he stepped in line for one-one-ones at the U.S. Army National Combine. He didn't know what to expect and felt uneasy around a group of unfamiliar faces. The 2014 offensive tackle al...

    Blog | January 16, 2013
  5. UVa commit Cook scheduling officials

    Josh Moyer

    Safety Malcolm Cook (Fork Union, Va./Fork Union Military Academy) remains committed to Virginia, but he said he plans to "shop around" before signing day. The 6-foot-1, 200-pound prospect will take an official visit to Virginia on Jan. 18 before v...

    Blog | December 30, 2012
  6. QB Rocco interested, but PSU not an option

    Josh Moyer

    Former Virginia quarterback Michael Rocco, who was granted a release from his scholarship Nov. 30, has been in contact with Penn State -- but future scholarship restrictions have prevented any kind of transfer. "There's been definite interest and ...

    Blog | December 27, 2012
  7. S Malcolm Cook re-opens recruitment

    Josh Moyer

    Malcolm Cook (Fork Union, Va./Fork Union) hasn't officially decommitted from Virginia following the firing of four assistants, but the safety said he's re-opening his recruitment. In the last 48 hours, the prospect has received 11 offers and enter...

    Blog | December 05, 2012
  8. WR Hamilton talks recruitment, officials

    Josh Moyer

    A medium-sized suitcase, enough to fit a few days' worth of clothes, sits in the corner of DaeSean Hamilton's bedroom. But the four-star wideout, who boasts double-digit offers, doesn't lug that around on college visits. No, that stays in the corn...

    Blog | November 27, 2012
  9. Cook enjoys PSU visit, still 'solid' to UVa

    Josh Moyer

    Safety Malcolm Cook (Fork Union, Va./Fork Union) said he remains "100 percent committed to Virginia," but he still felt like part of the Penn State family over the weekend. Cook joined his high school teammate Christian Hackenberg as a recruiting ...

    Blog | October 31, 2012
  10. Sam Ficken using UVa game as motivation

    Josh Moyer

    Sam Ficken stared at the white field goal posts at Virginia for a few moments. He unbuckled his chin strip and watched while fans dressed in orange hugged and jumped after his fourth missed field goal sealed the Cavaliers' win. Tight end Matt Lehm...

    Blog | September 23, 2012
  11. 2014 LB Tyler Burke holds three offers

    Josh Moyer

    HARRISBURG, Pa. -- Middle linebacker Tyler Burke sneaked up to the line of scrimmage Friday and darted for the quarterback as soon as the center flinched. Immediate sack. The 2014 prospect jogged over to the sideline a few plays later and turned t...

    Blog | September 17, 2012
  12. Penn State awards tracker: Week 2

    Josh Moyer

    Despite the loss, Penn State's awards stock rebounded this week after a strong defensive effort against the Cavaliers. Committees will almost certainly take note. Every week, NittanyNation will check in and update how some of its best players are ...

    Blog | September 11, 2012
  13. Halftime Analysis: Penn State 7, Virginia 3

    Josh Moyer

    Matt McGloin jogged to the locker room late in the second quarter with an apparent elbow injury, and true freshman Steven Bench is now in at quarterback. It's not yet known if McGloin will return, so Penn State might now be without all of its top ...

    Blog | September 08, 2012
  14. 5 Storylines: Virginia

    Josh Moyer

    Every week, NittanyNation takes a look at five storylines that stand out for Penn State's opponent: What should fans keep an eye on? What's the bigger picture? What might be on display Saturday? Here are NittanyNation's Week 2 storylines for the C...

    Blog | September 06, 2012
  15. Depth, energy a concern for PSU

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Defensive tackle Jordan Hill didn't hit the bars after the game. He didn't study or watch late-night TV either. After fighting against a no-huddle offense for 70-plus plays, sand bags might as well have been tied to his eyeli...

    Blog | September 05, 2012