Tag: college basketball

  • Immediate Post-Game Observations: Penn State defeats Lafayette

    Immediate Post-Game Observations: Penn State defeats Lafayette

    Three-Point Shooting saves the day, again By Andre Monroe STATE COLLEGE – Discussion around Penn State’s fiery three-point shooting may come off as a beaten drum at this point in the season. In its season opener against Winthrop, Penn State broke a school record for three-pointers made in a game with 18. Since then, perimeter […]

  • Penn State weathers the storm in win against Butler in Gavitt Tipoff Games

    Penn State weathers the storm in win against Butler in Gavitt Tipoff Games

    Written By Francis Mizner Jalen Pickett achieves the second triple-double in program history STATE COLLEGE – After starting the first half 2-10 and not having much impact, Jalen Pickett heated up in the second half, finishing with a triple-double; just the second time in program history this feat has been accomplished. Pickett, a fifth-year senior, […]

  • Men’s Basketball Game Preview: Penn State vs Butler

    Men’s Basketball Game Preview: Penn State vs Butler

    By Francis Mizner: Penn State looks to continue its impressive start to the 2022-23 season with a game against Big East opponent Butler. The Nittany Lions host the Bulldogs for the seventh-annual Gavitt Tipoff Games; a series that started in 2015, in which eight games are played between the Big Ten and Big East Conference. […]

  • Penn State Men’s Basketball’s perimeter shooting continues to heat up against Loyola

    Penn State Men’s Basketball’s perimeter shooting continues to heat up against Loyola

    STATE COLLEGE – The first half is winding down. Penn State is up comfortably on the Loyola Greyhounds; the score is 37-26. The Nittany Lions have possession of the ball, which is in the hands of Camren Wynter. Wynter, who’s on the wing, swings it cross-court to Andrew Funk, who’s on the opposite wing. Funk […]

  • Penn State basketball shines in record-breaking season opener vs. Winthrop

    Penn State basketball shines in record-breaking season opener vs. Winthrop

    STATE COLLEGE – It’s the first half and Penn State has an 11-point lead with close to three minutes remaining. The Nittany Lions have possession of the ball and it is in the hands of Myles Dread. Dread swings it to the hot hand, Andrew Funk, who drills yet another three with a defender close. […]

  • What’s Next for Emoni Bates?

    What’s Next for Emoni Bates?

    Cullen Avent Emoni Bates’ homecoming could serve as a collegiate reboot for him, as he works his way back up the draft ladder without the pressure of becoming a generational talent weighing on his shoulders. In 2019 Emoni Bates, in a promising, yet risky move, announced his commitment to Memphis, choosing the school over powerhouse […]

  • One-on-One with Jace Posey

    One-on-One with Jace Posey

    Insider Institute exclusive interview with Houston’s breakout guard

  • Penn States Takes Down Ranked Michigan State, 62-58

    Penn States Takes Down Ranked Michigan State, 62-58

    By Andre Monroe In a game that shaped up to be intense, both teams delivered. Michigan State began to set the tone early with the intense defense that won them their last game against Indiana. They were attached to Penn State players, and it showed as Penn State started the game shooting 1-7. The presence […]

  • Penn State wins Thriller in Double OT against Iowa

    Penn State wins Thriller in Double OT against Iowa

    By Andre Monroe Whew. That game did not want to end. Both teams fought in what proved to be one of the best wins this season for Penn State. They had every chance to fold against a team they were underdogs to at home. The Nittany Lions started as well as you could ask for. […]

  • Bouyea Leads Dons Over UNLV

    Bouyea Leads Dons Over UNLV

    By Kellan King The USF Dons came into tonight’s matchup with UNLV at 8-0, and left 9-0. It was a back and forth game through the first 30 minutes, however USF’s hot shooting became too much for the Rebels to handle down the stretch. The Dons were led by a shooting explosion from Guard Jamaree […]