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Still named AP All-American

Penn State senior defensive tackle Devon Still was named a first-team All-American by the Associated Press on Wednesday, increasing his number of All-America honors in the last two weeks to nine.

Still named AP All-American

Penn State senior defensive tackle Devon Still was named a first-team All-American by the Associated Press on Wednesday, increasing his number of All-America honors in the last two weeks to nine. 

Still, Penn State's 96th All-American all-time, was the Nittany Lions' lone representive on the AP's three All-American teams. He will finish his collegiate career against Houston in the TicketCity Bowl on Jan. 2 in Dallas.

The Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year and Defensive Lineman of the Year, Still anchored a Penn State defense that ranked fifth in the nation in points allowed. The 6-foot-5, 310-pound Wilmington, Del. was second in the Big Ten with 15 solo tackles for loss this season.

--Jake Kaplan

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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.

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