For the second time this year, the number one Nittany Lion wrestling team will be competing in the Bryce Jordan Center instead of Rec Hall--and this time, when PSU hosts the defending national champions, the venue will be sold out.
Previously, Penn State had set the record for NCAA dual attendance when hosting Pitt at the BJC in 2013; that record was broken when Iowa hosted Oklahoma State at Kinnick Stadium this fall. Regardless of records, though, it looks to be a raucous crowd on February 5, as OSU is currently ranked No. 3 to PSU's No. 1.
You can donate on the GoFundMe page right here. We can't post their class picture or the videos they have on the page for confidentiality reasons, but you should absolutely visit the page and watch them sing Hail to the Lion.
Although we do feel rather bad for exposing these children to the condition known as "Penn State Basketball Fan" so early on.
After meeting the original goal so quickly, Dan Guthrie has let us know that he has raised the goal to $4,000.00, which would allow him to include more students in this trip. Any additional funds raised will go to towards school supplies, and anything else that can support these students, including potentially a trip to Penn State!