Monday, April 27, 2015

Penn State-Michigan State pre-game update

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. --

Penn State-Michigan State pre-game update

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. --

1. It was flurrying something fierce just a moment ago, but the snow has eased up some. The wind is picking up, however, and it'll be interesting to see how Penn State quarterback Daryll Clark deals with the conditions after his lackluster performances in the wind against Iowa and in the rain last week against Indiana.

2. During pre-game warm-ups, the Lions seemed focus and workmanlike. When they huddled for a some speechifying, senior captain Derrick Williams delivered some animated words to his teammates.

3. I looked up from computer and the snow is now blizzard-like, dancing in the wind. It looks like it's just a squall. We'll see ... 

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.

Joe Juliano Inquirer Staff Writer
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