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Penn State Women's Volleyball

Breaking: Legendary Coach Russ Rose Announces Retirement

Rose led the women’s volleyball team to seven national championships.

No. 1 Penn State Volleyball Faces No. 5 Nebraska in NCAA Semifinals

It’s an all-Big Ten matchup in the penultimate match of the season.

Penn State Women’s Volleyball Picked to Win the B1G


Success with Hyperlinking is Reporting to Campus

There’s never a shortage of news for the Nittany Lions.

78 Student-Athletes Named Fall Academic All-Big Ten

Penn State is well represented by its student-athletes

Penn State Women's Volleyball Makes 36th Straight NCAA Tournament Appearance

For the 36th straight time, Penn State Women’s Volleyball advances to the NCAA Tournament field.

No. 16 PSU Volleyball Downs No. 1 Minnesota

The Nittany Lions remain unbeaten in conference play as they upset the top-ranked Gophers in five sets.

Your Week One Update On Penn Staters In The Olympics

With nearly a week’s worth of Olympic action in the books, it’s time for an update on how your Penn State Olympians are faring, thus far.

Lady Lions Volleyball ninth in initial AVCA Coaches poll

Russ Rose and co. looking to reclaim the National Championship

Penn Staters In The 2016 Olympic Games

Your primer on who will be representing the Blue and White in Rio (which means you should totally root for them)

Penn State’s All-Decade Volleyball Team (2006-2016)

We name Penn State’s ideal volleyball lineup using players from 2006 to 2016.

The Inexplicable Women’s Volleyball Loss that Led to Dominance

Penn State lost to Oregon in 2012 because of a really, really bad no call. It’s still upsetting.

PSU Women's Volleyball Advances to Regional Semis

After wins over Howard and Dayton, the Lions will next face a very tough Hawaii squad in Des Moines.

Women's VB Earns South Florida Invitational

This team is on fire heading into the Big Ten regular season schedule.

Penn State WVB Still #1 After Dominating Stanford

...but the Cardinal garner one first place vote? Yes, you read that right.

Night Games/Volleyball Open Thread

There's not much better than a game of football under the lights.

Women's Volleyball Grabs Penn State Classic Title

With steady play in the first two games versus Stony Brook and Buffalo and a determined effort in the final match with Villanova, the defending national champions took care of business.

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Micha Hancock is up for a Second ESPY

Micha Hancock had an unbelievable season and career at Penn State, which was capped off by a National Championship run. Now, she's been nominated for Best Collegiate Female Athlete. It is her second year in a row appearing on the ballot (a first for Penn State). Hancock ends her Penn State career holding the record for aces in a season (126), Penn State aces in a career (380) and Big Ten aces in a career (380). Micha is up against a very talented group of women for the award. The other nominees are as follows... Tayor Cummings (Maryland Lacrosse) Missy Franklin (Cal Swimming) Lauren Haeger (Florida Softball) Breanna Stewart (UConn Basketball) Show Micha your support, and vote for her right here up until July 15th. Seriously, go vote. Now. She deserves it.

Brown, Hancock Named Student-Athletes Of The Year

It's the second straight year that a wrestler and a women's volleyball player received the honors.

Pickin' Nits Is Spreading The Holiday Spirit

And the best way to spread holiday cheer is to spike a volleyball into a BYU setter's face for all to hear.

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The official video on Penn State women's volleyball's record-setting seventh national title.

Death, Taxes, and Russ Rose: PSU WVB Does it Again

Tonight, Penn State women's volleyball reminded us that sometimes the inevitable is something to be celebrated.

Penn State Volleyball: NCAA Finals Open Thread

The Nittany Lions will take on BYU tonight on ESPN2 for their 2nd title in a row, and sixth in eight years.

Hancock Named AVCA National Player Of The Year

She's the first Penn Stater to win the honor since 2009.

Penn State Volleyball vs Stanford: NCAA Semifinal Open Thread

The Nittany Lions look to avenge the early season loss tonight in Ok City. We're here to follow along.

Penn State Volleyball Regional Final Open Thread

The Lions take on Wisconsin on ESPNU. Let's talk about it.

Pickin' Nits Wants To Go To The Ship

One team is getting closer and closer, but we all still know what the goal is.

PSU Volleyball Heads to Kentucky to Face UCLA

After straight set victories over Siena and Dayton in Rec Hall, the Nittany Lions head to the Regionals in Louisville to take on the twelfth-seeded Bruins.

Pickin' Nits Ain't Messing Around.

It's winning time folks.

Penn State Volleyball Earns 5 Seed in NCAA Tourney

The defending national champions get a disappointing overall seed, but will kick off the 2014 tournament at home.

Pickin' Nits are ready for HOOPS

Finally, the madness is in the air and Morgan is still not a state.

Don't Fall Behind Time with Pickin' Nits

We got an extra hour of sleep, but we don't stop.