Week in review: NittanyNation
March, 10, 2013
By Josh Moyer | ESPN.com
NittanyNation takes a look at this week’s Penn State football news and what you might have missed:
- ESPN Watch List wideout Chris Godwin talked about his interest in PSU and his recruiting timetable in a Q&A.
- Video: Adam Rittenberg talks about the big shoes PSU has to fill with the departures of Matt McGloin, Gerald Hodges and Michael Mauti.
- Even though he lives in North Carolina, De'Andre Thompkins is constantly reminded of the Nittany Lions . Penn State fans and alumni are everywhere, he says.
- Adam Rittenberg writes that PSU is aggressively pursuing a game in Ireland and has one more non-conference game to schedule for 2014.
- NittanyNation tackled numerous question in Friday's chat, ranging from the next commit to the starting QB/RB in 2013.
- The "Meet the run-ons" series continued with LB Michael Wiand , WR Chris Geiss , OL Evan Galimberti , WR Luke Vadas , WR Gregg Garrity Jr.
- As PSU continues recruiting, it's becoming more and more evident that versatility and playing multiple positions is one of the important traits of this class.
- The coach of four-star PSU commit Brendan Mahon talked about what makes his player special , while Mahon himself was the subject of this past week's "5 Questions."
- Spring practice is just around the corner, so NittanyNation provided five players whom fans should keep a closer eye on.
- Here's a look at salaries of Big Ten athletic directors. Dave Joyner's is actually the lowest.
- DE/LB Sharieff Rhaheed recently heard from PSU safeties coach Anthony Midget and said, despite living in Florida, that he's interested in Linebacker U.
- Penn State might not be in Harrisburg (Pa.) Rob Martin's future, but the tailback is still picking up plenty of interest elsewhere.
- OT Alex Bookser hopes to visit PSU for a spring practice, while PSU target Thaddeus Snodgrass shook up his top five .
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2014 Big Ten STANDINGS
BIG TEN SCOREBOARD
3:44 3rd Qtr Youngstown State 9 Illinois 7 Halftime Indiana State 3 Indiana 21 6:17 3rd Qtr Northern Iowa 20 Iowa 24 6:50 3rd Qtr Appalachian State 7 Michigan 42 6:06 3rd Qtr 5 Ohio State 13 Navy 14 10:55 3rd Qtr Western Michigan 14 Purdue 23 3:30 PM ET Florida Atlantic 22 Nebraska 3:30 PM ET California Northwestern
3:30 PM ET James Madison Maryland
9:00 PM ET 14 Wisconsin 13 LSU Final Penn State 26 UCF 24
Final Eastern Illinois 20 Minnesota 42 Final Rutgers 41 Washington State 38