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2009-10-03 18:15:27

Stephfon Green and Evan Royster combined for 225 yards rushing and two scores Saturday, keying No. 13 Penn State's 35-17 win over Illinois. Penn State (4-1, 1-1 Big Ten) ran for 338 yards total and all five of its touchdowns came via the run.

2009-09-27 00:07:40

Adrian Clayborn returned a blocked punt 53 yards for a touchdown Saturday to spark Iowa to a 21-10 upset of fourth-ranked Penn State. It was the second season in a row that the Hawkeyes have handed Penn State its first loss of the season.

2009-09-19 16:01:23

Evan Royster racked up 134 of Penn State's 186 rushing yards and scored a touchdown Saturday as the No. 5 Nittany Lions topped Temple 31-6. Penn State also got two scoring passes from Daryll Clark, who completed 16-of-26 for 167 yards.

2009-09-12 18:03:06

Daryll Clark threw three three touchdown passes and Evan Royster scored twice Saturday to lead fifth-ranked Penn State to a 28-7 win over Syracuse. Clark completed 20-of-31 passes for 240 yards. Royster ran for 41 yards and caught two passes for 61 yards.

2009-09-05 15:28:37

Daryll Clark's three touchdown passes Saturday let ninth-ranked Penn State cruise to a 31-7 season-opening win over Akron. Clark threw one scoring pass in the first quarter and two in PSU's 17-point second quarter.

2009-02-18 20:57:07

Talor Battle made four free throws in the final 16 seconds Wednesday, allowing Penn State to down No.

2009-01-14 00:46:15

All-American Penn State defensive end Aaron Maybin said Tuesday he is passing up his final two years of college to enter the NFL draft. The Centre Daily Times reported Maybin announced his plans at his former high school in Ellicott City, Md. Maybin led the Big Ten this season with 12 sacks.

2009-01-01 20:06:34

Mark Sanchez threw for 413 yards and accounted for all the USC touchdowns Thursday, leading the Trojans to a 38-24 win over Penn State in the Rose Bowl. It was the 33rd Rose Bowl appearance for the fourth-ranked Trojans and their 24th win -- three times more than any other school.

2008-11-22 18:45:52

Daryll Clark's five touchdowns Saturday sent No. 8 Penn State to a 49-18 drubbing of No. 15 Michigan State. Clark passed for four scores and 341 yards and ran for a fifth touchdown. Penn State (11-1, 7-1 Big Ten) clinched a share of the conference title with Ohio State.

2008-10-26 00:00:00

Backup Pat Devlin scored the game's only touchdown on a quarterback keeper Saturday to give third- ranked Penn State a 13-6 win over No. 10 Ohio State. The Nittany Lions (9-0, 5-0 Big Ten) hadn't won at Ohio State (7-2, 4-1) since 1978, and had lost the next seven there.

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