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  1. Thousands gather on Penn State campus

    Josh Moyer

    Happy Valley lived up to its name Monday night, as thousands of Penn State students converged to celebrate the football team's newfound bowl eligibility and the return of its scholarships.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2014
  2. Joe Paterno to be honored with new statue in State College, Penns...

    Josh Moyer

    Two Penn State alumni have received the OK from the borough to install a projected $300,000 life-sized bronze sculpture of Joe Paterno in downtown State College, Penn. And they're hoping the statue, will be installed by fall of next year.

    Story | Conversation | April 23, 2014
  3. Comparing James Franklin to B1G coaches

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- New Penn State coach James Franklin hasn't yet been on campus for three months, but he has already made some lofty statements. Among them: an eventual return to national prominence, selling out Beaver Stadium every week and domi...

    Blog | April 02, 2014
  4. Sam Ficken goes from goat to hero

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Sam Ficken might've been the most hated man on campus just one year ago. After missing four field goals and a PAT in a 17-16 loss against Virginia, the Penn State kicker retreated to his campus apartment and refused to leave ...

    Blog | October 10, 2013
  5. Sam Ficken went from Penn State's goat to hero in 11 weeks

    Josh Moyer

    Penn State's Sam Ficken was the worst kicker in football last season, especially if you believe Twitter. But with the help of a Pro Bowler and a change in technique, Ficken set a school record for consecutive made field goals earlier this season.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2013
  6. 5 Questions: DT Parker Cothren

    Josh Moyer

    Every week, NittanyNation will pose five questions to a recruit, player, alum or coach about all things Penn State. This week's subject is incoming freshman DT Parker Cothren, who'll arrive on campus today. He'll be driving from Hazel Green, Ala.,...

    Blog | June 21, 2013
  7. Instant impact: Three freshmen to watch

    Josh Moyer

    STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State's 2013 recruiting class will report to campus in less than a month, and several players could play a huge role on the team this season. This is Bill O'Brien's first real class, and fans should catch an early glimps...

    Blog | May 22, 2013
  8. 2014 PSU spotlight: S Marcus Allen

    Josh Moyer

    Heading into summer, NittanyNation will look closer at the 2014 recruits who claim offers from Penn State. Today we examine safety Marcus Allen, who was on campus last month for the Blue-White Game. Vitals: Safety Marcus Allen, Upper Marlboro (Md....

    Blog | May 08, 2013
  9. PSU visit impresses 2015 CB Whitehead

    Josh Moyer

    Class of 2015 cornerback Jordan Whitehead (Monaca, Pa./Central Valley) hesitated two weeks ago when asked about his interest in Penn State. He hemmed and hawed whether he really liked the Nittany Lions. He'd need to first visit the campus this spr...

    Blog | April 08, 2013
  10. NittanyNation: Week in review

    Josh Moyer

    NittanyNation takes a look at this week's Penn State football news and what you might have missed: Christian Hackenberg said he's doing all he can to make sure he competes for the starting quarterback job once he gets on campus in June. Bill O'Br...

    Blog | March 24, 2013
  11. Christian Hackenberg to compete for starting job for Penn State N...

    Josh Moyer

    Christian Hackenberg, the top-rated quarterback in the 2013 class, won't be arriving on Penn State's campus until June, but Bill O'Brien said the incoming freshman still will compete for the starting job.

    Story | Conversation | March 18, 2013
  12. 2014 teammates visiting Penn State today

    Josh Moyer

    Spring practice may start today, but that doesn't mean Penn State's staff is taking a break from recruiting. The coaches will host a pair of 2014 prospects, who plan to arrive on campus around 8 a.m. Safety Marcus Allen and cornerback Joe Shelton,...

    Blog | March 18, 2013
  13. Juco OT Eluemunor enjoys visit to PSU

    Josh Moyer

    Jermaine Eluemunor craned his neck from the passenger seat of his black SUV. He knew he was close to Penn State, so he hoped to catch a glimpse of the mammoth stadium he had heard so much about. About a mile or two from campus, the junior college ...

    Blog | March 17, 2013
  14. Opportunity persuades Vadas to run on

    Josh Moyer

    Luke Vadas (Shaker Heights, Ohio/University High) straightened his back as his eyes followed Bill O'Brien in Penn State's meeting room. He wasn't yet sure which school he might choose. Marshall offered a scholarship, but the wideout visited campus...

    Blog | February 28, 2013
  15. Top 5 moments: Mauti's play does talking

    Josh Moyer

    NittanyNation will be counting down the top five moments of Penn State's season this week. The No. 3 moment of the season: Michael Mauti takes revenge on Illinois. When Tim Beckman stepped foot on Penn State's campus in a ploy to cause at least on...

    Blog | December 12, 2012
  16. Halftime analysis: Penn State 21, Illinois 0

    Josh Moyer

    Bill O'Brien and Tim Beckman didn't shake hands before the game. The specter of the Illinois coaching staff stepping on Penn State's campus shortly after the sanctions in hopes of poaching a few players still doesn't seem to be sitting easy with t...

    Blog | September 29, 2012