• March Sadness

    March Sadness

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    Seven lousy points. Seven! That is all that separated Lamar Stevens from holding the title of Penn State basketball king. That in and of itself put a dagger in the heart of Penn State fans everywhere. Equally upsetting was the...

  • I Believe

    I Believe

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    And now ladies and gentlemen, the moment we have all been climbing for. It’s tournament time in the rough and rugged Big Ten Conference and despite that late season nose dive, Penn State basketball still managed to find itself in...

  • Keep Marching On

    Keep Marching On

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    It’s all fun and games when we’re in the middle of winning streaks but man, oh man, let one helplessly slip through the fingertips and you would think even the NIT is barely giving Penn State a sniff. I know,...

  • Dread’s Dagger

    Dread’s Dagger

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    It was the tale of two halves on Wednesday night inside the BJC. Penn State came out on fire versus Rutgers, hell-bent on ending a two-game losing streak and exacting revenge on a Scarlett Knights squad that handed the Nittany...

  • Being the Hunted

    Being the Hunted

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    Apparently the Midwest has no love for Penn State. That was made loud and clear last week with back-to-back losses to Illinois, at home, and Indiana on the road. Both teams are on the bubble and both came out swinging...

  • Great Eight and Counting

    Great Eight and Counting

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    Last week, the question officially flipped from if Penn State would be dancing to how high the Lions would be seeded in the brackets. Today, after winning their eighth straight game 77-61 over Northwestern, the question now becomes if they...

  • Seven in a Row

    Seven in a Row

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    Exactly one day after jumping an astronomical nine spots in the AP poll, Penn State basketball took a road trip to the mid-west and promptly validated that shiny new No. 13 ranking. Don’t get too cozy with it though. A...

  • Six Straight

    Six Straight

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    The question is no longer if we’ll go dancing but how high we’ll be seeded. With Saturday’s 83-77 revenge victory over Minnesota, March Madness is all but guaranteed for a Penn State program that is used to being on the...

  • Down Goes Sparty

    Down Goes Sparty

    | Posted by Eric Herrold

    Talk about a heavyweight battle last night in East Lansing, Michigan! Blow-for-blow and toe-to-toe, if anything was needed to validate Penn State basketball’s climb up the mountain, last night was it! The Nittany Lions rolled into one of college basketball’s...