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McDowell remains on the Big Board
Malik McDowell drops several spots on Mel Kiper's list after missing three games with an ankle injury and recording just 1.5 sacks. McDowell, at 6-foot-6, 290 pounds, is awfully talented to pass on. Big Board (Insider)
Spartans defensive back Demetrious Cox says was "falsely accused" after being cited for misdemeanor assault last week.
Malik Zaire is expected to graduate in December and will be eligible immediately next season at whichever school he chooses.
Despite going from the College Football Playoff a year ago to a 3-9 finish in 2016, Mark Dantonio says changing his staff isn't a consideration.
Ohio State is the top team in the Big Ten. Michigan is No. 2. Neither will be playing in the conference title game.
A long-shot scenario comes to fruition for the Nittany Lions, whose win over Michigan State sends them to the title game next week against Wisconsin.
Trace McSorley completed 17 of 23 passes for 376 yards and four touchdowns and No. 7 Penn State beat Michigan State 45-12 to win the Big Ten East on Saturday.
Josh Moyer ESPN Staff Writer
FINAL: Penn State 45, Michigan State 12 The Nittany Lions are heading to the B1G championship game.
Penn State ends with a flourish
Trace McSorley completes a pass to Andre Robinson, who runs 40 yards for the score as the Nittany Lions pour it on Michigan State, 45-12. The win earned Penn State a spot in the Big Ten title game.
Penn State smells Big Ten East title
The Nittany Lions can book their trip to Indianapolis and the Big Ten title game. Andre Robinson puts Michigan State away with a 14-yard touchdown run for a 38-12 lead late in the fourth quarter.
McSorley's red-hot 3rd quarter continues
Chris Godwin breaks free for a 59-yard touchdown pass from Trace McSorley, his third TD pass of the quarter. Penn State leads Michigan State 31-12 lead and takes a big step toward the Big Ten championship game.
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Penn State entered today's game fourth in the FBS in second-half scoring margin (plus-140). The Nittany Lions have outscored Michigan State 21-0 in the third quarter.
Franklin goes wild after takeaway
Grant Haley recovers a fumble by Michigan State's Tyler O'Connor and sends Penn State head coach James Franklin into a sideline frenzy. The Nittany Lions lead 24-12 in the third quarter.
Gesicki beats two defenders for TD
Trace McSorley airs it out, going deep to Mike Gesicki, who makes a catch between a pair of defenders and falls into the end zone. No. 7 Penn State increases its lead over Michigan State to 24-12 late in the third quarter.
Nittany Lions begin 2nd half with TD
Chris Godwin gets behind the defense and catches a 34-yard TD pass from Trace McSorley as No. 7 Penn State takes a 17-12 lead over Michigan State.
Sparty leads No. 7 Penn State at half
Michael Geiger makes his fourth field goal, from 21 yards, to give Michigan State a 12-10 lead at Happy Valley.