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Penn State men's basketball coach Mike Rhoades high-fives Penn State students following a victory over Ohio State at the Bryce Jordan Center.

A 7-Foot Center Is Penn State Basketball's First Commit of 2025

Justin Houser, a 7-foot center from the Phelps School near Philadelphia, is the first player to commit to Penn State's 2025 basketball recruiting class.

Mark Wogenrich
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Penn State men's basketball coach Mike Rhoades high-fives Penn State students following a victory over Ohio State at the Bryce Jordan Center.
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A 7-Foot Center Is Penn State Basketball's First Commit of 2025

Justin Houser, a 7-foot center from the Phelps School near Philadelphia, is the first player to commit to Penn State's 2025 basketball recruiting class.

Mark Wogenrich
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Former Penn State guard Tay Valladay guards Ohio State's Jacy Sheldon during a Big Ten women's basketball game.
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Tay Valladay Joins Penn State Women's Basketball Staff

Former Penn State Lady Lion point guard Tay Valladay joins Carolyn Kieger's women's basketball staff in player development role.

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Penn State men's basketball player John Harrar greets fans after a Nittany Lions victory at the Bryce Jordan Center.
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John Harrar to Lead Penn State Alumni at $1 Million Basketball Tournament

Former Penn State basketball standout John Harr takes the Happy Valley Hoopers to the $1 million TBT.

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Penn State Nittany Lions head coach James Franklin high-fives the fans prior to the Blue White spring game at Beaver Stadium.
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Penn State's James Franklin, Mike Rhoades to Headline Major NIL Event

The Nittany Lions coaches will meet fans and discuss the importance of NIL at an event in northeast Pennsylvania.

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Penn State Nittany Lions guard Talor Battle drives against Ohio State Buckeyes guard P.J. Hill at Value City Arena in a 2009 Big Ten game.
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Penn State's Talor Battle Joins Ohio State Basketball Staff

Talor Battle, Penn State basketball's all-time leading scorer, is joining Ohio State's staff as an assistant coach.

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Penn State Nittany Lions guard Ace Baldwin Jr. shoots as Michigan Wolverines guard Jace Howard defends during a Big Ten Conference game.
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Penn State Basketball Expands Non-Conference Schedule With Florida Tournament

The Penn State Nittany Lions will play in the 2024 Sunshine Slam in November in Daytona Beach

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A general view of Beaver Stadium prior to the start of the Penn State Blue-White spring game.
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Penn State Headlines: What We're Watching With the Nittany Lions

The latest Penn State sports news regarding the Nittany Lions football, baseball and basketball programs.

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Penn State Nittany Lions guard Ace Baldwin Jr (1) celebrates with the fans after making a three-point shot during the second half against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Bryce Jordan Center.
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What Ace Baldwin Jr.'s Return Means for Penn State

Ace Baldwin Jr., the Big Ten basketball defensive player of the year, will return for the Penn State Nittany Lions in 2024.

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Xavier Musketeers center Kachi Nzeh (15) drives to the basket against Connecticut in the Big East Basketball Tournament.
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Penn State Lands Xavier's Kachi Nzeh From Transfer Portal

Penn State basketball coach landed its 2024 player from the NCAA Transfer Portal in former Xavier center Kachi Nzeh.

Mark Wogenrich
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Penn State guard Kanye Clary goes up for a basket against Michigan State in Big Ten basketball action at the Bryce Jordan Center.
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Penn State's Kanye Clary Announces Transfer to Mississippi State

Former Penn State basketball player Kanye Clary has chosen to play for Mississippi State after entering the NCAA Transfer Portal.

Mark Wogenrich
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Mar 14, 2024; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Penn State Nittany Lions head coach Mike Rhoades completed his first season with the Nittany Lions with a 16-17 record.
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'I Know We Can Get This Done at Penn State.' Mike Rhoades Reflects on Year 1 With the Nittany Lions

Mike Rhoades called his first season at Penn State “very, very interesting,” though the Nittany Lions' basketball coach admitted all first years are unique for a first-year head coach.

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Analysis: Penn State Basketball's Latest Portal Entrant a Surprise
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Analysis: Penn State Basketball's Latest Portal Entrant a Surprise

Penn State basketball forward Demetrius Lilley, who stayed with the program when Mike Rhoades became head coach, is in the NCAA Transfer Portal.

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Transfer Portal Season Begins for Penn State Basketball
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Transfer Portal Season Begins for Penn State Basketball

Three Penn State basketball players, including former player Kanye Clary, enter the NCAA Transfer Portal.

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Penn State Earns a No. 1 Seed in Inaugural WBIT
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Penn State Earns a No. 1 Seed in Inaugural WBIT

The Penn State Lady Lions basketball team is a No. 1 seed in the inaugural Women's Basketball Invitational Tournament.

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Penn State Loses Stinger to Indiana, Likely Ending Its Season
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Penn State Loses Stinger to Indiana, Likely Ending Its Season

Can the Penn State Nittany Lions make the tournament after losing to Indiana in the 2024 Big Ten Basketball Tournament?

Max Ralph
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Big Ten Tournament: Penn State Tops Michigan, Gets Indiana Next
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Big Ten Tournament: Penn State Tops Michigan, Gets Indiana Next

Penn State defeated Michigan in the 2024 Big Ten Basketball Tournament and will play Indiana in the second round.

Max Ralph
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Penn State's Ace Baldwin Jr. Named Big Ten's Top Defensive Player
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Penn State's Ace Baldwin Jr. Named Big Ten's Top Defensive Player

Penn State Nittany Lions basketball guard Ace Baldwin Jr. was named the 2024 Big Ten Defensive Player of the Year,

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Can Penn State Basketball Make a Big Ten Tournament Run?
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Can Penn State Basketball Make a Big Ten Tournament Run?

Coach Mike Rhoades says the Penn State basketball team is playing with "house money" as the Big Ten Tournament begins.

Max Ralph
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Ace Baldwin Jr. Leads Penn State Past Maryland in Big Ten Home Finale
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Ace Baldwin Jr. Leads Penn State Past Maryland in Big Ten Home Finale

The Penn State Nittany Lions defeated the Maryland Terrapins in their final game of the 2024 Big Ten basketball regular season.

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Penn State Vs. Maryland Basketball Preview: How to Watch, Stream
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Penn State Vs. Maryland Basketball Preview: How to Watch, Stream

Penn State vs. Maryland basketball preview: How to watch, stream the Nittany Lions vs. the Terps in Big Ten basketball.

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Penn State Advances to Face Iowa in Big Ten Women's Tournament
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Penn State Advances to Face Iowa in Big Ten Women's Tournament

How to watch, stream Penn State vs. Iowa and Caitlin Clark in the 2024 Big Ten Women's Basketball Tournament.

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Penn State Women's Basketball Brings NCAA Hopes to Big Ten Tournament
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Penn State Women's Basketball Brings NCAA Hopes to Big Ten Tournament

The Penn State women's basketball team enters the Big Ten Tournament on the bubble for the 2024 NCAA Women's Basketball Tournament.

Mark Wogenrich
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Penn State Blows 23-Point Lead in Big Ten Loss to Minnesota
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Penn State Blows 23-Point Lead in Big Ten Loss to Minnesota

Penn State men's basketball coach Mike Rhoades said the Nittany Lions had a "second-half meltdown" in a 75-70 Big Ten loss to Minnesota.

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How to Watch, Stream Penn State Vs. Minnesota Basketball
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How to Watch, Stream Penn State Vs. Minnesota Basketball

How to watch, stream the Big Ten men's basketball game between the Penn State Nittany Lions and Minnesota Gophers. j

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Penn State Basketball: Lions Latest Rally Falls Short at Iowa
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Penn State Basketball: Lions Latest Rally Falls Short at Iowa

The Iowa Hawkeyes held off Penn State's second-half rally in a 90-81 Big Ten basketball win at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

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