STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The Nittany Lions have nearly closed out their 2014 class and have basically addressed every need. But what were the biggest needs heading into this class anyway, and just how well has PSU done?
about 1184 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
Every week, NittanyNation will pose five questions to a recruit, player, alum or coach about all things Penn State. This week's subject is Marcus Allen, a three-star 2014 safety out of Upper Marlboro (Md.
about 1188 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Three Penn State commits are currently ranked in the ESPN 300 -- WR De'Andre Thompkins (No. 54), QB Michael O'Connor (No. 125), WR Chris Godwin (No. 153) -- so NittanyNation wanted to find out a little bit more about the headlining trio.
about 1198 days ago | Josh Moyer | NCF On The Trail
LOS ANGELES -- For departing USC Trojans football players making that final walk up the storied Coliseum tunnel, it can foreshadow a transition into the NFL, a sports-related career, or an entirely different vocation.
What kind of player is Penn State getting in safety Marcus Allen? And what can fans expect? NittanyNation turned to one of the people who knows most what Allen is capable of on the field -- DaLawn Parrish, his high school coach at Upper Marlboro (Md.
about 1233 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
NittanyNation takes a look at this past week's Penn State football news and what you might have missed: PSU welcomed two new commits on Friday, landing safety Marcus Allen and then linebacker Jared Wangler later on.
about 1235 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
Safety Marcus Allen (Upper Marlboro, Md./Wise) has just become the eighth commit for the Nittany Lions, his head coach confirmed. "I believe that he looked at all of his options, took a couple of visits, really liked the atmosphere and liked the coaching staff," Wise coach DaLawn Parrish said.
about 1237 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions
The secondary is a focus with this class, so the recruits here will play a big role in whether this 2014 class will be considered a success. As a result, NittanyNation decided to produce a top-five list that attempts to mirror the Lions' big board.
about 1239 days ago | Josh Moyer | Penn State Nittany Lions