The Big Ten has moved its men's basketball tournament to gain a foothold in New York City.
The Nittany Lions added a pair of home nonconference games against Mountain West members Nevada and San Jose State.
Tim Bream, Penn State's head athletic trainer who was the Beta Theta Pi fraternity's live-in adviser when 19-year-old Tim Piazza died from injuries sustained after being hazed last year, has resigned.
The cornerback from St. Joseph's Prep tore the anterior cruciate ligament in his left knee on April 1 and sat out the entire 2017 season.
Rasheed Walker of Waldorf, Md., who signed Wednesday, is the 23rd and final member of the Nittany Lions' freshman class.
Already with 22 high school seniors signed for their freshman class of 2018, the Nittany Lions hope to get commitments from at least two who will announce their college choice on Wednesday.
Penn State had sued Shoop for breach of contract after he left the Nittany Lions to take the defensive coordinator job at Tennessee.
The Nittany Lions, seeking their first NCAA bid in the seventh season of Patrick Chambers' tenure as head coach, scored a major upset at Ohio State.
Nittany Lions coach James Franklin also moved David Corley to wide receivers coach to replace Josh Gattis, who left the program to take a position at Alabama.
Six Nittany Lions will play in games on Saturday, five of them in the East-West Shrine Game and one in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl.
David Corley, who most recently worked at Army as wide receivers coach, fills the added coaching position approved last spring by the NCAA.
Filmmaker Barry Levinson expects viewers to draw own conclusions about Joe Paterno's culpability in the Jerry Sandusky scandal.
The star from St. Joseph's Prep became like an additional coach for the Nittany Lions while he rehabbed a torn knee ligament.