Quiteh one of 9 Harlon Hill finalists
Bloomsburg University running back Franklyn Quiteh has been named as one of nine national finalists for the Harlon Hill Award, symbolic of being the top player in NCAA Division II football. Quiteh is a national finalist for the third time in four years.
Bull's Rose out for season
Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose is out for the season after successful knee surgery on Monday.
NFL Roundup: Historic rally lifts Patriots
This latest version of Brady vs. Manning was a rout.
And then it wasn’t, stretching deep into overtime before New England’s biggest winning rally in franchise history gave it a 34-31 victory over Denver.
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H.S. football: Danville, Southern with plenty of HAC all-star selections
Two-way players abound throughout the 2013 Heartland Athletic Conference all-star team, except that wasn't the case for two squads: Danville and Southern.
Men's basketball: Bucknell lose road game to St. John's
QUEENS, N.Y. -- Bucknell took a 3-point lead into the half, but it wouldn't hold on as the Bison lost their second game of the season to St. John's to drop to .500 on the year with the 67-63 loss.
Men's basketball: Hedley, Weidlich shoot Susquehanna past Lycoming in opener
WILLIAMSPORT -- Sophomore Brandon Hedley and freshman Steven Weidlich each scored 25 points apiece as the Susquehanna men defeated Lycoming, 99-84, in the 2013-14 season opener on Tuesday evening.
College football: Penn State recognizes seniors in final home game on Saturday
STATE COLLEGE -- Emotions will be riding high in Beaver Stadium on Saturday. Penn State head coach Bill O'Brien knows that now. Last year, however, was a different story.
State lawmaker proposes bounty on coyotes
STROUDSBURG — A northeastern Pennsylvania lawmaker is proposing a $25 bounty on coyotes to deal with what he calls a region that has become “infested” with the animals.
Seals' athlete gets Division I scholarship in rowing
SELINSGROVE -- Four years after being introduced to the sport of rowing, Selinsgrove high school senior Madeleine Troppe has earned a scholarship to row at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh.
Grabski ready to rewrite Hokie records
MIFFLINBURG -- The only question left for Mifflinburg High School senior Adriana Grabski to answer is can she lower her current state swimming records come next April.
H.S. wrestling: MIfflinburg's Mironenko choose to wrestle at North Dakota State
MIFFLINBURG -- One-time PIAA Class AA champion wrestler Nazar Mironenko is going to go a travel a long way for a chance to wrestle in an area which will remind him of home.
Former Seal ends career at Stanford
Sources say the Phillies will re-sign Carlos Ruiz
PHILADELPHIA — Two people familiar with the negotiations tell the Associated Press that Carlos Ruiz and the Phillies have agreed to a $26 million, three-year contract that will keep the former All-Star catcher in Philadelphia.
College basketball: Senior class to power Susquehanna
Coming off a year in which the team finished below .500 and failed to make the Landmark Conference playoffs, the Susquehanna men's basketball squad will turn to a mixture of veterans and newcomers to get back on the right track.
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