Why you feel good when your favorite sports team wins

How — and if — fans watch the game matters, according to a study.

Why you feel good when your favorite sports team wins

How — and if — fans watch the game matters, according to a study.

Veteran football coach Joe Lorig hired as Penn State’s new special teams coordinator

Lorig worked for the last three seasons at Memphis, where his special teams excelled. He was hired by Texas Tech last month but elected to come to Penn State to join James Franklin, with whom he coached 20 years ago at Idaho State.

Veteran football coach Joe Lorig hired as Penn State’s new special teams coordinator

Lorig worked for the last three seasons at Memphis, where his special teams excelled. He was hired by Texas Tech last month but elected to come to Penn State to join James Franklin, with whom he coached 20 years ago at Idaho State.

Atlantic 10 reviewing controversial ending to La Salle-St. Bonaventure game

Video replay shows the clock started too early on La Salle's final play.

Atlantic 10 reviewing controversial ending to La Salle-St. Bonaventure game

Video replay shows the clock started too early on La Salle's final play.
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The Wildcats allowed 50.9 percent shooting and were outrebounded by the Hoyas, who snapped a nine-game losing streak against Villanova.

Florida State’s George Campbell says he is transferring to Penn State

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Villanova basketball looking to quickly correct transition defense for Georgetown

The Wildcats had problems stopping St. John's fast break in Sunday night's 71-65 loss. Now they take on a Hoya team that leads the Big East in scoring and plays at the fastest tempo of any team in the league.

Penn’s Antonio Woods takes pride in his defensive play

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Temple living right but still has work to do to reach NCAA Tournament

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Denise Dillon and Drexel women’s basketball team eye NCAA Tournament berth after milestone win

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Sky isn’t falling for Villanova yet, but tough Big East stretch awaits

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Foul shooting helped Temple complete OT sweep of South Florida

In the two overtime losses, USF shot just 23-for-48 on free throws against the Owls.

No. 13 Villanova blows 19-point lead, loses to St. John’s

The Wildcats shot just 5 of 24 in the second half and watched the Red Storm come all the way back to post the stunning victory.

Don Bragg, former Olympic hero who starred at Penns Grove and Villanova, dies at 83

Mr. Bragg became a national figure when he won the pole vault in the 1960 Olympics by clearing 15 feet, 5 inches with an inflexible aluminum pole, which is now as outdated as an eight-track player.

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