SPORTS HEADLINES

SPORTS HEADLINES

It’s Homecoming weekend at Penn State, and that means parking and traffic changes will be in place on campus and in State College for the annual parade on Friday and Saturday’s noon game against Illinois at Beaver Stadium. Senior Oskar Autio (Espoo, Finland) secured his fourth career shutout as Penn State defeated Niagara 4-0 in non-conference action…

Sports Headlines

Sports Headlines

The Penn State men’s ice hockey team welcomes the Niagara Purple Eagles to Pegula Ice Arena to kickoff Homecoming Weekend with a pair of 7 p.m. contests on Thursday and Friday evening. The No. 24 Penn State women’s soccer team travels to Michigan for its next Big Ten match. The Nittany Lions and Wolverines will…

CUMBERLAND VALLEY FOOTBALL PREVIEW, INTERVIEW WITH COACH LINTAL

CUMBERLAND VALLEY FOOTBALL PREVIEW, INTERVIEW WITH COACH LINTAL

State College football and head coach Matt Lintal are looking to rebound from back-to-back losses. Hear from Lintal why the Little Lions are still in good position to compete among the best in the Mid Penn Commonwealth, and how the team will challenge Cumberland Valley on Friday, Oct. 8.

BRADY BENDIK COMMITS TO NAVY, EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW

BRADY BENDIK COMMITS TO NAVY, EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW

State College’s own Brady Bendik recently announced his commitment to the United States Naval Academy to further both his academic and athletic careers. Bendik will join the baseball team as a pitcher when he steps on campus. Hear from Bendik about his decision to serve his country, plus what kind of preparation was needed to…

CENTRAL DAUPHIN PREVIEW, INTERVIEW WITH COACH LINTAL

CENTRAL DAUPHIN PREVIEW, INTERVIEW WITH COACH LINTAL

State College football head coach Matt Lintal joins ESPN Radio to discuss the latest with his team and how they will approach their homecoming matchup with Central Dauphin on Friday, October 1.

BLACK N GOLD BREAKDOWN – OVERTIME (S1E4)

BLACK N GOLD BREAKDOWN – OVERTIME (S1E4)

The guys are BACK! The gang of Kryder, Tank, and Mike McMahon try to reel it all in after the Steelers’ loss to the Raiders and how the team can right its wrongs for the remainder of the season. Is it time to panic?

STATE COLLEGE FOOTBALL VS. CHAMBERSBURG PREVIEW & INTERVIEW WITH MATT LINTAL

STATE COLLEGE FOOTBALL VS. CHAMBERSBURG PREVIEW & INTERVIEW WITH MATT LINTAL

State College got back to its winning ways with a win over Hollidaysburg, 34-20. This Friday, Sept. 17, the Little Lions open up Mid-Penn Commonwealth play against the Chambersburg Trojans. Head coach Matt Lintal helps ESPN Radio recap the game against the Golden Tigers and what to expect from the matchup with the Trojans.

BLACK N GOLD BREAKDOWN – OVERTIME (S1E3)

BLACK N GOLD BREAKDOWN – OVERTIME (S1E3)

Black N Gold Breakdown releases its latest edition of the Overtime podcast to talk about the Steelers and Bills with special guests Randy “Tank” Tantlinger and former NFL quarterback Mike McMahon.

STATE HIGH VS. DOWNTINGTOWN EAST PREVIEW / INTERVIEW WITH MATT LINTAL

STATE HIGH VS. DOWNTINGTOWN EAST PREVIEW / INTERVIEW WITH MATT LINTAL

State College football head coach Matt Lintal was rewarded by the Little Lions with a week one victory over Mifflin County, 51-6. Lintal called into the studio to discuss his thoughts on winning the Seven Mountains rivalry for another consecutive year and preview the upcoming match between SC and Downingtown East on Friday, Sept. 3.

STATE HIGH FOOTBALL VS. MIFFLIN COUNTY PREVIEW, INTERVIEW WITH MATT LINTAL

STATE HIGH FOOTBALL VS. MIFFLIN COUNTY PREVIEW, INTERVIEW WITH MATT LINTAL

State College High School football head coach Matt Lintal called in to help us preview the Little Lions’ upcoming game with Mifflin County on Friday evening. Find out what Lintal is most excited for this season and what their approach will be for their matchup with the Huskies.

BLACK N GOLD BREAKDOWN – OVERTIME S1E2

BLACK N GOLD BREAKDOWN – OVERTIME S1E2

Kryder talks to the guys from Steelers Chalk Talk, Tank and Mike, about the Steelers win over the Lions, the addition of Joe Schobert, and Mike Tomlin’s success as a head coach. Part one:   Part two:

STATE HIGH FOOTBALL’S OFFSEASON, INTERVIEW WITH MATT LINTAL

STATE HIGH FOOTBALL’S OFFSEASON, INTERVIEW WITH MATT LINTAL

State College football head coach Matt Lintal discusses his team’s 2020 season, Summer practices, and what the outlook is for the upcoming campaign. Find out which players will be major contributors to the program this Fall, and what were the biggest takeaways from last year.

STEELERS SOAR PAST EAGLES, ACQUIRE PRO BOWLER FROM JAGUARS

STEELERS SOAR PAST EAGLES, ACQUIRE PRO BOWLER FROM JAGUARS

The Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Philadelphia Eagles Thursday night in their second NFL Preseason game, 24-16. Wide receiver Quez Watkins helped put the Birds up early with a 79-yard catch and run touchdown in the first half. But the Steelers would not go down easily, despite a 13-0 deficit. The Black and Gold turned it…

COMING NEXT WEEK: BLUE N WHITE BREAKDOWN

COMING NEXT WEEK: BLUE N WHITE BREAKDOWN

State College’s ESPN Radio is excited to announce a new addition to our local talk show line up: Blue N White Breakdown. Tune in every Monday from 5-6 p.m. with hosts Matt Bortner and Zach Seyko, as they discuss everything related to Penn State sports. The first episode airs on August 16. They will take…

Black n Gold Breakdown: Overtime S1 E1

Black n Gold Breakdown: Overtime S1 E1

Part One:   Part Two:   Black n Gold Breakdown: Overtime S1 E1 features Kryder and the guys from Steelers Chalk Talk, Tank and Mike McMahon. The group discusses the Steelers at training camp, the Hall of Fame game versus the Cowboys, TJ Watt, the quarterbacks named Ben Roethlisberger, and much more. Stay tuned for…

David Taylor wins gold at Tokyo Olympics

David Taylor wins gold at Tokyo Olympics

Penn State wrestling’s David Taylor extended his winning streak on the mat to 52 in an emphatic way. Taylor claimed the gold medal at 86 kg in the Tokyo Olympics on Thursday in comeback fashion. Taylor, also known as the ‘Magic Man’, was down 3-2 at the hands of Hassan Yazdani from Iran, who was…

Olympic Update

Olympic Update

U.S. Women Have Won Twice as Many Medals as the Men The U.S. picked up more medals in track-and-field yesterday, including a gold from Ryan Crouser and silver from Joe Kovacs in shot put. Nevin Harrison also picked up a gold in the women’s 200-meter canoe sprint. Our female athletes have been crushing it this year.  Last we checked, they’d…

Breaking: Steelers sign former three-time Pro Bowl pass rusher

Breaking: Steelers sign former three-time Pro Bowl pass rusher

  The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed free agent pass rusher Melvin Ingram to a one-year deal. An agreement was reached between the two sides within 24 hours of just meeting to negotiate. Ingram made three Pro Bowl appearances with his previous team, the Los Angeles Chargers. He reached a career-high with 10.5 sacks in 2017, and…

Oosthuizen Leads Pack At Shooter-Friendly Day At Open Championship

Oosthuizen Leads Pack At Shooter-Friendly Day At Open Championship

(Sandwich, England)  —  Louis Oosthuizen is firing his way into an early lead at the Open Championship at Royal Saint George’s Golf Club in England.  The 2010 winner of the Claret Jug has a one-stroke lead ahead of Jordan Spieth and Brian Harman.  Webb Simpson and Stewart Cink lead a group at four-under.  Defending champion…