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Can Minnesota win the Big Ten West? Will Michigan & Penn State underachieve | Number One Ranked Show

FOX Sports’ RJ Young breaks down which teams in the Big Ten will do better than their preseason win totals, and which teams will fall short. RJ is high on the Minnesota Golden Gophers, the Purdue Boilermakers, and the Rutgers Scarlet Knights to exceed their totals, but he believes the Michigan Wolverines and Penn State Nittany Lions will fall short of theirs. RJ also gives his best bets to put ‘Money in the Bag.’
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Scholar Hotel Group expands in State College

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (WTAJ) — Following the Penn State Board of Trustees’ approval of a purchasing agreement and ground lease for two PSU hotels, the Scholar Hotel Group is expanding further in State College. Scholar Hotel Group will have two more properties under the company’s name in Happy Valley after acquiring both the Residence Inn […]

Carmelo Taylor commits to Penn State

ROANOKE, Va. – Standout two-sport athlete Carmelo Taylor has committed to take his talents to Penn State. The 4-star wide receiver made the announcement via Instagram. The highly touted athlete has been a dominant force under Alan Fiddler at Patrick Henry High School. Taylor is also a track athlete where he’s a two time VHSL State Champion.
Digital Collegian

CATA to serve new locations for ride-sharing program in State College

CORRECTION: A previous version of this article stated that CATAGO! services will begin Monday. However, they have already begun and will be expanding on Monday to the West end of town. The Daily Collegian apologizes for this error. The Centre Area Transportation Authority's microtransit service CATAGO! announced it will expand...

Bo Nickal dominates in Dana White Contender Series, ex-Penn State national champion earns second fight

Former Penn State wrestling superstar and three-time national champion Bo Nickal earned another tremendous victory Tuesday night. The former Nittany Lion defeated Zachary Borrego by submission due to a rear naked choke in the first round in just one minute, two seconds on Dana White's Contender Series, in just his second professional MMA fight, earning praise from the boss himself. Nickal earned a knockout in his professional mixed martial arts debut back in June and was able to earn a shot on White’s show, which regularly finds the next potential UFC superstars.

Abington Equine Hospital: only Central PA vet now open

CENTRE COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — Central Pennsylvania horse owners now have a closer option for veterinary services and emergency care. Abington Equine Hospital in Port Matilda offers 24-hour emergency care, plus an array of general, reproductive, and surgical services. “We’re going to be able to provide quite a few surgical procedures that were not available […]

Historic farm forced to sell dairy cows

CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) – A Clearfield County farm is no longer producing milk after 180 years of farming. Knob Farm located in Grampian Pennsylvania will no longer produce milk commercially for local communities. Earlier this year with the rising rates of inflation the farm was put in a pinch, like many other Americans. However, […]

Austin Davis stops at the Penn Ag Democratic Picnic

PINE GROVE MILLS, Pa. (WTAJ) — Democratic Candidate for Lieutenant Governor Austin Davis made multiple stops in Centre County on Wednesday, August 10. Davis stopped by the Ferguson Township Lions Club in Pine Grove Mills after touring exhibitions at the 2022 Ag Progress Days. “It’s been a great day talking about Josh and I’s vision […]

Birmingham Stallions DB Brian Allen Signs With New Orleans Saints

Another Birmingham Stallion is headed to the NFL. Brian Allen, a terrific cornerback for the Stallions in the USFL, has signed a deal with the New Orleans Saints. According to his agency, he had a tryout with the team, which ultimately led to the contract offer. During the USFL’s 2022...

Check out Penn State wide receivers and offensive teammates during Wednesday practice

Penn State head football coach James Franklin and his team continued August practice on a sunny Wednesday evening on the Lasch practice fields. The Nittany Lion wide receivers ran through ball control drills as running backs coach Ja’Juan Seider and assistants tried knocking the ball loose with pads and a helmet on a stick. Offensive coordinator Mike Yurcich was seen working with his four quarterbacks, returning starter Sean Clifford, last year’s back-up Christian Veilleux and freshmen Drew Allar and Beau Pribula.

9th Annual Tyrone Hops and Vines Festival

TYRONE, Pa. (WTAJ) — Nestled in the beautiful mountains of Central PA, Tyrone offers a stunning backdrop for this exciting beer and wine festival! Celebrating the 9th annual Tyrone Hops and Vines Festival, guests can expect tons of fun with tastings from local breweries, wineries, and distilleries all across the Central Pennsylvania region offering the latest styles and refreshing flavors of the Keystone State.

Penn State football 2022 season prediction, preview, awards, 2022 bowl game

After a disappointing Penn State football season a year ago, James Franklin should be eyeing a huge bounce-back for the Nittany Lions. James Franklin has seen his star grow dimmer among Penn State football fans over the past two years as the results have not been what’s expected in Happy Valley. Yet, there were difficult circumstances to navigate that bring about optimism for what’s to come for the Nittany Lions and that Franklin can get things back on track.