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Archive: June, 2011

Penn State to renew rivalry with Pitt in 2016

Tuesday, June 14, 2011, 3:52 PM
Penn State has had rivalries within the Big Ten against Ohio State and Michigan State, but its biggest rival has been off the schedule for quite some time to the dismay of the diehards of Nittany Nation. But that one true rival is coming back on the schedule. The Nittany Lions and Pittsburgh will... Read more

Chambers needs to play ball with AAU coaches

Saturday, June 11, 2011, 6:28 PM
The first thing Pat Chambers will have to do to get Penn State to the forefront of recruiting in Southeastern Pennsylvania is forge contacts with the area’s AAU coaches. Penn State’s reluctance to deal with the AAU coaches who so frequently control a prospect’s future has been the... Read more

JoePa, coach K to get together for ESPN taping at Penn State

Wednesday, June 8, 2011, 3:38 PM
Call it “Meeting of the Minds” or “Clash of the Titans.” Whatever the case, it’s sure to be a special day June 20 when Penn State football coach Joe Paterno and Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski come together for the taping of an ESPN special at the Eisenhower Auditorium... Read more

Nittany Lions will play Alabama on ABC

Tuesday, June 7, 2011, 4:56 PM
Penn State's eagerly anticipated home game against Alabama on Sept. 10 will start at 3:30 p.m. and be televised on ABC, it was announced Tuesday. It will mark the first time that the Crimson Tide has played at Beaver Stadium since 1989. They hold a 9-5 advantage in the series against the Lions,... Read more
About this blog
Joe Juliano has been a staff writer for The Inquirer for 20 years, covering college sports, golf and the Penn Relays.

Joining Joe this season will be John Stuetz, an intern for The Inquirer and senior at Penn State majoring in print journalism and marketing. This is John's third season covering the Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for the Daily Collegian, the university's student newspaper. A native of Glenside, Montgomery County, John graduated from Cheltenham High School.

For Joe, this will be his fifth season on the paper's Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for United Press International from 1976 to 1984.

Reach Joe at jjuliano@phillynews.com.

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