Penn State Insider Archive: February, 2012

Penn State secures first commitment for class of 2013

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Penn State coach Bill O’Brien has received his first oral commitment for the freshman class of 2013, a quarterback who apparently liked... Read more

Penn Wood's Oakman dismissed from football team

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Penn State dismissed Shawn Oakman from the football team for a violation of team rules, the school announced in an e-mail Tuesday night. No... Read more

O'Brien gets his first taste of THON Make-A-Wish dance event

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Aaron Thomas is 12 years old and he has been battling leukemia for seven years. But this weekend, he got the chance to forget his illness and... Read more

Jay Paterno not a candidate for PSU board

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Former Penn State quarterbacks coach Jay Paterno said that while he was flattered to have attracted enough support to have his name be placed... Read more

Pitching should be a strength for Penn State baseball

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For a team set to begin its 2012 season on Friday in St. Petersburg, Fla., against Seton Hall in the Big Ten/Big East Challenge, Penn State... Read more

Penn State adds strength and conditioning coaches

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Penn State rounded out its strength and conditioning staff on Tuesday when head coach Bill O'Brien announced the addition of Dwight Galt IV... Read more

Seven Penn State players invited to NFL combine

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Seven players who starred for Penn State have been invited to take part in the NFL Scouting Combine beginning Feb. 22 at Lucas Oil Stadium... Read more

Video: Penn State's 2012 Recruiting Class

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Video: Penn State didn't sign any players from Philadelphia. Instead, Rutgers had success in Philly. The Inquirer's Joe Juliano and Rick O'Brien... Read more

Video: Ted Roof on Penn State's recruiting class

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Penn State defensive coordinator Ted Roof talks about the Nittany Lions' 2012 recruiting class on Wednesday, February 1, 2012. (Video by Joe... Read more

High school recruits signing with Penn State

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Signed letters of intent are arriving at the Penn State football office as the Nittany Lions welcome members of the freshman Class of 2012... Read more