Penn State News
Penn State student-athletes continue to eclipse national academic averages
May 23, 2018
Penn State student-athletes continue to excel in the classroom and surpass Division I national averages, according to Academic Progress Rate (APR) data released today by the National Collegiate Athletic Association.
Love of the game drives players, coaches to grow handball at Penn State
May 21, 2018
The Penn State handball team is expanding — with the help of a key player and two coaches from the College of Earth and Mineral Sciences — from just a handful of members to two championship-caliber squads in just a few years.
DuBois baseball claims USCAA Small College World Series national championship
May 18, 2018
The Penn State DuBois baseball team secured the championship in the United States Collegiate Athletics Association (USCAA) Small College World Series on Thursday, May 17, at Showers Field.
Baseball wins third straight NEAC title
May 14, 2018
The Penn State Berks baseball team outlasted Penn College in a slugfest that ended 17-12 to give the Nittany Lions its third straight North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Championship title.
Baseball garners three individual awards; place four on All-NEAC Teams
May 09, 2018
The Penn State Berks baseball team placed three members on the All-NEAC First Team and one on the second team, while bringing home three of the four individual awards, as announced by the conference May 9.
Committee approves contract extension for Chambers
May 03, 2018
The Penn State Board of Trustees’ compensation committee today (May 3) approved a contract extension for men’s basketball head coach Patrick Chambers through the 2021-22 season. The extension is subject to definitive documentation that is mutually agreed to and signed by both parties.
Nearly 100 Penn State student-athletes approved to graduate this weekend
May 03, 2018
Nearly 100 Penn State student-athletes have been approved to graduate in ceremonies this weekend on the University Park campus. A total of 97 Nittany Lion students representing 28 teams are listed among those approved to receive their undergraduate or master’s degrees.
Six Nittany Lions selected in 2018 NFL Draft
May 02, 2018
Six former Nittany Lions heard their names called during the 2018 NFL Draft, held April 27-29 in Arlington, Texas. Headlining Penn State’s draft class was running back Saquon Barkley, who was selected by the New York Giants with the No. 2 overall pick.
Men's golf wins first ever NEAC Championship; Cornish wins individual title
Apr 30, 2018
The Penn State Berks men's golf team won its first ever North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) and Andrew Cornish became the first Golfer of the Year in program history after finishing as the individual champion on Sunday afternoon.