The Penn State women’s volleyball team won its record seventh NCAA crown Saturday night in Oklahoma City. The Nittany Lions, who have won six of the last eight national titles, swept BYU for their record-breaking performance. See a photo gallery from Saturday night below.
Every Big Ten school has produced leaders who have reached the pinnacle of their professions, whether business, government, science and technology, medicine or education. High Profile takes a look at how these alums rose to the top of their field. Not many 18-year-olds can say they’ve led a charity that’s raised more than $1 million and helped 25,000 children. But Penn State’s Neha Gupta has done just that — and a lot more. Most recently, she was given the 2014 International Children’s Peace Prize. A student at Penn State’s Schreyer Honors College, Gupta accepted the prestigious award on Nov. 18
The Penn State Nittany Lions women’s volleyball team knocked off BYU in straight sets (25-21, 26-24, 25-14) Saturday evening to claim their second consecutive national championship.
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CHICAGO — Thad Matta and Ohio State threw everything they had at North Carolina on Saturday afternoon in the CBS Sports Classic at the United Center. [ MORE: Buckeyes talk unique CBS Sports Classic court design ] A zone defense, a man-to-man defense, even a full-court press, but nothing seemed to work in the 82-74 loss. The 24th-ranked Tar Heels dominated the 12th-ranked Buckeyes down low, to the tune of a 34-20 advantage in paint scoring and a plus-13 rebounding margin. At 9-2, and with both losses against the only two ranked teams they’ve faced (lost at Louisville in ACC/Big
Illinois gets to retain Braggin’ Rights for the second consecutive season, and they have Rayvonte Rice to thank. The star senior hit a ridiculous buzzer-beating fadeaway triple to send the Illini to an exciting 62-59 victory over border rival Missouri on Saturday afternoon in St. Louis. A season ago, Illinois carded an equally exciting 65-64 win over the Tigers. Here’s a nice look at the victory celebrations the last two years. This time, it was all about Rice, who finished with 19 points and also had a key offensive rebound down the stretch. Here’s a great look at the game-winning
It was a rough day for Big Ten men's basketball teams. The conference went 4-6 on Saturday, as Illinois edged Missouri, 62-59, at the buzzer to earn Braggin' Rights, while Indiana took down No. 23 Butler in the Crossroads Classic to highlight the day's busy slate. Catch up on all the action inside!
As if the annual Braggin' Rights Game wasn't big enough, Illinois broke out its iconic throwback uniform for Saturday's game vs. border rival Missouri.
Four of the nation’s top men’s basketball programs are in Chicago on Saturday for the CBS Sports Classic. The event, which pit Ohio State vs. North Carolina and Kentucky vs. UCLA, was played on a head-turning and attention-grabbing court design at the United Center. What made the design so unique? Each team’s logo – a rather large version of it – was represented on the floor, accounting for nearly all of the space outside of the key to the sideline on both sides. What’s more, the second “S” in the CBS Sports Classic text under each basket extends onto the
What was Illinois' high and low point in 2014? What about its offensive and defensive MVP? Get Tom Dienhart's 2014 Illinois season review inside.