Portage is ready to tip-off against Mansfield in the PIAA A Elite Eight.
Penn State had the lead at the half, but Purdue chipped away at the lead in the second, and held on for the 64-59 win.
Despite a great effort, the Lady Blue Devils fell just shy of moving on to the PIAA Final Four.
In his 11 seasons, he has led the Steelers to five division championships and two Super Bowl victories in three appearances.
The Saint Francis football team released its 2015 schedule on Friday morning, and it features an 11-game slate with five games at DeGol Field.
Bellwood-Antis' elite eight match up tips off at 6 p.m. on Friday, at Hempfield Area High School.
The Saint Francis men's basketball team will host Bowling Green on Tuesday night in the first round of the College Insiders.com Postseason Tournament .
There were only two lead changes in the game, but both were big swings as the Nittany Lions held on to beat the Hawkeyes 67-58.
Nittany Lions are one of four teams who could win Big Ten regular-season crown on final weekend.
A tournament record 16 blocks helped the Nittany Lions hold off the Cornhuskers 68-65.
Portage and Blairsville girls are both moving on to the Elite 8, while the road has come to an end for West Branch, Bishop Guilfyole and Bishop Carroll.
No. 9 Nittany Lion women’s lacrosse was unable to stave off a furious rally by No. 15 James Madison, falling 13-12 at Penn State Lacrosse Field Wednesday afternoon.
Max Schrock and Alex Destino combined to go 6-for-7 with seven RBIs to lead No. 7 South Carolina past Penn State, 13-3, in non-conference baseball action Wednesday night in Carolina Stadium.
Bellwood-Antis was the lone winner on Tuesday night, as the Lady Blue Devils march on to the Elite Eight.
After a buzzer beater, the Warriors are on to the Sweet 16, and making program history.
An expanded Big Ten means Penn State would need to win three games just to get to the semifinals.
Josh Reagan held Penn State hitless until the seventh inning, as No. 7 South Carolina prevailed in a pitchers’ duel, 3-0, in non-conference baseball action.
Portage is one of the few schools in the state that still have two basketball teams playing.
The game times and venues are set for the next round of the state basketball playoffs.
Junior is only Lion to grab a class title
Senior's buzzer beater gives Penn State a 79-76 win
Cole Manley and DJ Hollingshead both suffer championship match losses
West Branch is the only school to grab a win
Bishop Guilfoyle, Bishop Carroll, Portage and Blairsville come out victorious
For some, Saturday was another step on the road to a state championship, but for others, it was a bitter sweet ending.
Trio of area wrestlers capture AA state championships, three others finish as runners-up.
Pair of teammates are school's first PIAA wrestling finalists since 1981.
At this point in the post season, the victories are that much sweeter, and the defeats that much harder to accept.
Penn State men’s hockey had its offense rolling from the start in an entertaining 6-4 victory over Michigan Friday night at Pegula Ice Arena in front of 6,011 fans.
Celine Whitlinger made 32 saves to keep a tenacious Syracuse offense at bay, but the Penn State women’s hockey team fell, 2-0, in the program’s first College Hockey America Tournament semifinal appearance.
Central PA region is well-represented in AA championship round.
Area wrestlers are two wins away from state titles.
In this week's web extra, see what a day in Penn State's winter workouts looks like.
Will wrestle in semifinals Friday night.
While the Nittany Lion football team is just 15 days from returning to the practice field for the start of spring drills, the group is not thinking about putting helmets back on quite yet.
The Nittany Lions advanced to their first CHA Tournament semifinal game after winning back-to-back games against Lindenwood to take the best-of-three series.
The Nittany Lions will host its annual Alumni Weekend, welcoming over 40 former players and their families, as well as Senior Day prior to Saturday's contest.
DJ Hollingshead is a two-time district champ, but in order to have a shot at a state title, Hollingshead packed on 10 extra pounds in the offseason to jump up to the 170 pound weight class.
D.J. Newbill eclipsed the 2,000 career points mark, but Penn State came up short against Ohio State.
The Saint Francis Red Flash nearly led from wire-to-wire as it dispatched the defending Northeast Conference champions in Mount St. Mary's, 73-58.
A layup by Peyton Whitted with 1:01 remaining pulled the Penn State Lady Lions within two points, but Indiana responded with a three-point play and a trio of free throws down the stretch to post a 68-63 win in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.
Kyla Irwin's time as a Lady Little Lion is far from done, but with it being March, it's difficult not to think about her future as a UConn Husky.
Penn State hockey's top-line center is done because of a lower-body injury.
Nittany Lions are in unusual spot entering the Big Ten tournament.
The Lady Mountain Lions are back to work, getting ready for Bethel Park on Friday.
Saint Francis ended its season on a high note as it topped Mount St. Mary's, 90-87, in a thrilling battle that went down to the final buzzer inside DeGol Arena on Monday night.
Wednesday's senior night will be D.J. Newbill's final time playing in the Bryce Jordan Center.
Moore notches third career double-double; Waldner scores 12 on Senior Day
Here's a look at the first round games of the PIAA basketball tournament