The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

Penn State Football

November 16, 2010

Joe Paterno sticks with Matt McGloin at QB

STATE COLLEGE — Penn State is sticking with Matt McGloin at quarterback for Saturday's game against Indiana.

McGloin had two interceptions returned for touchdowns in the second half of last week's 24-point loss at No. 8 Ohio State, but coach Joe Paterno said Tuesday he played well overall, especially for a redshirt sophomore.

Tailback Evan Royster also expects to play against the Hoosiers after a minor left knee injury last week.

But an inconsistent Nittany Lions defense likely will be without perhaps its best player in sophomore linebacker Michael Mauti because of a right shoulder injury. Paterno's defense has been ravaged by injuries this season.

At 6-4, two more wins can solidify Penn State's chances for a New Year's Day bowl game.

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