Barkley rushed for 158 yards in the win over Nebraska and reached 1,000 yards for the third straight year.
The Nittany Lions' outstanding running back was named the conference's co-offensive player of the week after rolling up 178 yards rushing and 66 yards receiving in the 56-44 victory over Nebraska.
Funk, the Hawks' 6-foot-9 freshman forward scored 23 and 22 points in his team's two games, both victories.
Saquon Barkley gave a fresh boost to his chances to be a Heisman Trophy finalist with a big performance Saturday.
Saquon Barkley did confirm he will play in Penn State's bowl game due to risk of injury.
Johnson, a Glassboro High graduate, set a career high with 105 receiving yards on five catches, and says his confidence has grown since the season opener.
The Nittany Lions treated a soaked senior day crowd to a big first half that ended with them leading 42-10, and had enough to hold off a Nebraska offensive rebirth in the second half.
Saquon Barkley is in the top 10 of nearly all mock NFL drafts and in the top five in most of them, so Penn State's last game at Beaver Stadium on Saturday most likely will be his last one, too.
The Nittany Lions are looking to get into a New Year's Six bowl game and a win over the Cornhuskers will help.
Parker Cothren didn't care for the Eagles when he arrived on campus from Alabama. Now, he's a "pretty big" fan thanks to Newtown native Curtis Cothran.
The quarterback signed with coach James Franklin's first freshman class in 2014. Eight members of that class will be honored Saturday.
The star wide receiver is one of the most popular players on the roster.
Penn State's head coach discussed his team's family environment, the way the Nittany Lions regained focus after the Michigan State loss, and the trials of offensive tackle Andrew Nelson.