Joonas Suotamo will continue to make Penn State basketball fans proud, as he will return as Chewbacca in the next Star Wars movie. With Tony Carr soon to demonstrate the PSU hoops-to-NBA path next month, and Ross Travis already having taken the hoops-to-NFL path a couple of years ago, it makes you wonder what is next for John Harrar, once his eligibility runs out at Penn State. Will Harrar go on to play in the NBA, the NFL, or maybe star in the prequel installments of the Hunger Games ten years from now?
Penn State fans will be able to follow along with their favorite teams in virtual reality, thanks to a partnership between Penn State Athletics and EON Sports VR.
With all of the attention that the athletes receive for their success during competition, it is sometimes easy to forget that they are working equally hard in the classroom. Penn State athletes continue to dominate off the field as well.
Guy Gadowsky has the Penn State hockey team riding high, coming off the second NCAA tournament appearance in program history. It will be a challenge for the team to maintain or exceed recent results but with a team full of upperclassmen, a trip to the Frozen Four is not out of the question. The team announced its full schedule for the 2018-19 season earlier this week.
The Centre Daily took a long look at Juwan Johnson in this well-written piece that gives a wide perspective of the NFL prospect’s approach to his expected increased role this fall.
James Franklin spoke about Connor McGovern earlier this week. Coach talked about the versatility of the returning starting lineman. Greg Pickel followed the discussion with an article detailing some possibilities were McGovern to play guard instead of center. It’s nice to see the names being thrown around; there’s a great deal of depth and experience returning to the line.