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Dave Paulsen PL Coach of the Year -

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Thursday, February 26, 2015

Chambers Reprimanded by Big Ten, University Fined $10K -

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

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    Dave Paulsen PL Coach of the Year

    BUCKNELLBISON.com/LEWISBURG, Pa. – The Bucknell men’s basketball team won its fourth outright Patriot League regular-season championship in the last five years on Saturday. The Bison did it in true team fashion, with 10 players making at least three starts and as many as a dozen seeing game action on most nights, but they did receive some individual recognition in the postseason awards voting. Junior Chris Hass earned First Team All-Patriot League honors, freshmanNana Foulland was named to the All-Rookie Team, and Dave Paulsen was named Patriot League Coach of the Year for the third time in the last five years….

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    Steelers LB Worilds to Hit Free Agency

    by Jason Butt/CBSSports.com – The Steelers will allow outside linebacker Jason Worilds to hit free agency,according to a report from ESPN.com. The Steelers have decided against using the transition tag on Worilds, electing to let the open market decide how much his value is worth. Worilds totaled 59 tackles and 7.5 sacks during the 2014 season. The deadline for all teams to use the franchise or transition tag is Monday. Worilds was taken by Pittsburgh in the second round of the 2010 NFL draft out of Virginia Tech. He’s spent all five of his NFL seasons with the Steelers.

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    Chambers Reprimanded by Big Ten, University Fined $10K

    Big Ten Release – The Big Ten office today issued a public reprimand of Penn State men’s basketball head coach Patrick Chambers for violating the Big Ten Sportsmanship Policy following Penn State’s game against Maryland on Feb. 14. In addition, the conference announced that the institution has been fined $10,000 as a result of the violation. The Big Ten determined that Chambers’ post game comments regarding officials were in violation of Big Ten Conference Agreement 10.01, which states in part that “The Big Ten Conference expects all contests involving a member institution to be conducted without compromise to any fundamental…

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    Full Bowl Share in 2015

    UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa./GoPSUSports.com – The Big Ten and the Council of Presidents/Chancellors issued a decision on Feb. 11 to restore Penn State’s share of the conference bowl revenues for the upcoming football season. In 2013 and 2014, as part of sanctions put in place by the Big Ten, Penn State’s share of the conference’s bowl revenues were divided equally among 12 Big Ten schools and were distributed to child-focused organizations in their local communities. Penn State also used bowl revenues from 2012 to support related causes. “We are grateful to the Big Ten and the Council of Presidents and Chancellors…

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    Coach Jerry Tarkanian Dies

    LAS VEGAS (AP) – Hall of Fame coach 84-year-old Jerry Tarkanian, who built a basketball dynasty at UNLV, has died. The towel-chewing coach dubbed “Tark the Shark” had been hospitalized three times in 10 months.  He had a second heart attack last April and was treated for pneumonia in November. Tarkanian led the 1990 UNLV team that won an NCAA national title and the 1991 Runnin’ Rebels who lost to Duke in the Final Four.  Tarkanian later coached with the NBA’s San Antonio Spurs and at Fresno State, leading the Bulldogs to the NCAA tournament twice.

Penn State and more

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National Signing Day

Feb 4, 2015

Keep up on the newest Nittany Lions with http://www.gopsusports.com/signingday/2015.html   Head coach James Franklin announced The Pennsylvania State University’s Top 15 recruiting class today during a Signing Day celebration in the Lasch Football Building. The Nittany Lions’ Class of 2015 was ranked No. 2 in the Big Ten Conference by the primary scouting services, and from No. 11 to 14 nationally, depending on the scouting service, as of mid-day Wednesday. Penn State welcomed 22 student-athletes who signed National Letters of Intent to join the football program. They joined three Nittany Lions who enrolled in classes in January for a total class…

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Wins To Be Returned!

Jan 16, 2015

The NCAA has reached a proposed settlement in the Jake Corman lawsuit. HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP/Newradio 1070 WKOK) – A proposed settlement will give Penn State back 112 football team wins that were vacated two years ago in the Jerry Sandusky child molestation scandal. If approved, the new agreement also would restore former coach Joe Paterno’s status as the winningest coach in major college football history with 409 victories.  The NCAA announced the proposed deal Friday, weeks before a scheduled trial in state court on the legality of the 2012 consent decree it replaces. Penn State trustees’ chairman Keith Masser tells The Associated…

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Dave Paulsen PL Coach of the Year

BUCKNELLBISON.com/LEWISBURG, Pa. – The Bucknell men’s basketball team won its fourth outright Patriot League regular-season championship in the last five years on Saturday. The Bison did it in true team fashion, with 10 players making at least three starts and as many as a dozen seeing game action on most nights, but they did receive some individual recognition in the postseason awards voting. Junior Chris Hass earned First Team All-Patriot League honors, freshmanNana Foulland was named to the All-Rookie Team, and Dave Paulsen was named Patriot League Coach of the Year for the third time in the last five years….

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Steelers LB Worilds to Hit Free Agency

by Jason Butt/CBSSports.com – The Steelers will allow outside linebacker Jason Worilds to hit free agency,according to a report from ESPN.com. The Steelers have decided against using the transition tag on Worilds, electing to let the open market decide how much his value is worth. Worilds totaled 59 tackles and 7.5 sacks during the 2014 season. The deadline for all teams to use the franchise or transition tag is Monday. Worilds was taken by Pittsburgh in the second round of the 2010 NFL draft out of Virginia Tech. He’s spent all five of his NFL seasons with the Steelers.

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Chambers Reprimanded by Big Ten, University Fined $10K

Big Ten Release – The Big Ten office today issued a public reprimand of Penn State men’s basketball head coach Patrick Chambers for violating the Big Ten Sportsmanship Policy following Penn State’s game against Maryland on Feb. 14. In addition, the conference announced that the institution has been fined $10,000 as a result of the violation. The Big Ten determined that Chambers’ post game comments regarding officials were in violation of Big Ten Conference Agreement 10.01, which states in part that “The Big Ten Conference expects all contests involving a member institution to be conducted without compromise to any fundamental…

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Full Bowl Share in 2015

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa./GoPSUSports.com – The Big Ten and the Council of Presidents/Chancellors issued a decision on Feb. 11 to restore Penn State’s share of the conference bowl revenues for the upcoming football season. In 2013 and 2014, as part of sanctions put in place by the Big Ten, Penn State’s share of the conference’s bowl revenues were divided equally among 12 Big Ten schools and were distributed to child-focused organizations in their local communities. Penn State also used bowl revenues from 2012 to support related causes. “We are grateful to the Big Ten and the Council of Presidents and Chancellors…