On Campus: College football cram session

   August 29, 2014 11:58 am

Meadville graduate Artrel Foster didn’t see the field when he redshirted with the Temple football team as a freshman in 2013. Foster won’t forget the first game of his college career any time soon. Temple, sparked by its defense, rolled to a 37-7 victory at Vanderbilt on Thursday night. The 6-foot, 170-pound reserve defensive back…

Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 24

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   August 4, 2014 6:41 am

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 24 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 24 That’s the number of career head coaching wins that James Franklin had before Penn State hired him Jan. 11. 15 record in three seasons at Vanderbilt before…

Penn State Blue-White Game today; Girard’s Dudas to make debut

Jordan Dudas

   April 12, 2014 9:53 am

The annual Penn State Blue-White Game will cap the Nittany Lions’ first spring under new coach James Franklin. Kickoff is set for 1:30 p.m. at Beaver Stadium. Franklin, the former Vanderbilt coach, replaced Bill O’Brien, who left for the Houston Texans after two seasons as Penn State’s coach. O’Brien led the Nittany Lions to an 8-4 record in…

On Campus Cram Session: Terry’s future at MSU and more

   January 13, 2014 8:51 am

Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: FOOTBALL: • Some have suggested that Cathedral Prep grad Damion Terry should move to wide receiver to see more playing time with Michigan State next season because junior-to-be Connor Cook is the starter at quarterback. I disagree. Terry is a quarterback, period. He has four years of…

Duane Rankin’s Week 10 recap

   November 6, 2012 11:58 pm

Let’s recap Week 10, shall we? Game of the week: No. 1 Alabama at No. 5 LSU Final score: Tide 21, Tigers 17 Pregame rant: As good as this game will be, we don’t want to see the Tide and Tigers play in the national title game again. Alabama hasn’t lost since it fell 9-6…