STATE COLLEGE — Unlike last week where it took the Penn State offense a solid 30 minutes to get warmed up, Ball State’s defense provided the Nittany Lions a perfect launching pad for their playmakers on Saturday.

STATE COLLEGE – Penn State’s season-opening win at Wisconsin halted the Badgers’ 25-game win streak in openers at Camp Randall Stadium. Furthermore, the win gave Penn State five consecutive against the Badgers.

MADISON, Wis. – Penn State coaches this offseason touted the acquisition of defensive end Arnold Ebiketie from Temple as one that gave the Nittany Lions depth, experience and leadership on the defensive front.

MADISON, Wis. – Nittany Lions’ safety Jaquan Brisker was slow to leave the field on three occasions on Saturday before taking his spot in the defensive backfield as Penn State held a slim lead against a Badgers’ offense just eight yards from tying the score late in the fourth quarter.

STATE COLLEGE – Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford brings a career 4,732 yards and 41 touchdowns to Madison on Saturday as the 2021 season marks Clifford's third as the Nittany Lions' starter.

STATE COLLEGE – Football media days for the Big Ten resumes on Thursday when the annual event rolls through Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. The preseason kickoff event concludes on Friday.

STATE COLLEGE – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf on Monday returned to Penn State to laud the passage of Act 26 of 2021, legislation passed earlier this month that authorizes NCAA student-athletes in the state to be compensated for their name, image and likeness.

It’s been four seasons since a Big Ten East program other than Ohio State has claimed the division title. Penn State in 2016 defeated the Buckeyes in the regular season, and earned a win against Wisconsin in the conference championship game.

STATE COLLEGE — After a 4-5 season that saw a five-game losing streak and a four-game win streak to end the year, Penn State hopes to find consistency and a return to the program standard in 2021.

STATE COLLEGE – The Baltimore Ravens selected Penn State defensive end Jayson Oweh with the 31st overall pick during the first round of the NFL draft on Thursday, giving Penn State two first-round selections for the first time since the 2003 season.

The Baltimore Ravens selected Penn State defensive end Jayson Oweh with the 31st overall pick during the first round of the NFL draft on Thursday, giving Penn State two first-round selections for the first time since 2003.

STATE COLLEGE – Queens, New York, native Jaheam Cornwall and Penn State coach Micah Shrewsberry will both attempt to make their mark as first-year arrivals to the Nittany Lions’ basketball program next season.

STATE COLLEGE – For the first time since November 2019, a segment of the general public will be permitted inside Beaver Stadium to watch Penn State’s first semi-open practice of the spring.

STATE COLLEGE – Penn State will send four wrestlers into tonight’s semifinal round of the Big Ten Championships: top-seeded Roman Bravo-Young (133 pounds) and Aaron Brooks (184), two-seed Nick Lee (141) three-seed Carter Starocci (174).

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