Penn State Insider Archive: August, 2011

Video: Joe Paterno speaks at Penn State media day

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Penn State football coach Joe Paterno returned to the sideline for the team's Media Day. Nittany Lions wide receiver Devon Smith marveled on... Read more

Green dropped from Penn State roster

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Perhaps the biggest news to come out of Penn State football media day Tuesday was the fact that senior running back Stephfon Green, the backup... Read more

Top prospect commits to Penn State

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Cornerback Armani Reeves of West Roxbury, Mass., announced Friday he has committed to play his college football at Penn State, continuing a... Read more

Newbill transfers to Penn State

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D.J. Newbill is a Nittany Lion. The 6-foot-4 sophomore point guard transferred from Southern Mississippi to Penn State on Friday. The North... Read more

Penn State's recruiting class could improve more on Friday

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Penn State’s 7-6 record in 2010 hasn’t deterred rising high school seniors from wanting to play for the Nittany Lions and coach... Read more

Two more commit to Penn State

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Defensive tackle Tommy Schutt of Glen Ellyn, Ill., and wide receiver Eugene Lewis of Plymouth, Pa., are the latest high school players to give... Read more

JoePa released, plans to be at Wednesday's practice

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Penn State coach Joe Paterno was released late Tuesday morning from Mount Nittany Medical Center after undergoing tests for injuries suffered... Read more

Reports: Penn State loses another player to transfer

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Backup offensive guard Alex Mateas has left the Penn State program and plans to transfer, fightonstate.com reported on Sunday. Mateas would... Read more

Paterno injured during Penn State practice Sunday

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Penn State head coach Joe Paterno suffered injuries to his right arm and hip at Sunday’s practice, the athletic department announced... Read more

Penn State ranked 25th in USA Today

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Penn State is one of five Big Ten teams ranked in USA TODAY's preseason coaches poll, which was released Thursday. Coming off a 7-6 season... Read more