Barfknecht: Respect for O’Brien keeps growing after win at Wisconsin
The Nittany Lions were 0-3 in road games, getting outscored on average 44-16. They had fewer than 60 scholarship players available because of injuries. And No. 14 Wisconsin had strong hopes of landing a BCS at-large spot. The Nittany Lions, led by coach Bill O'Brien, responded by pulling the upset of the Big Ten season, 31-24.
Posted: Sunday, December 1, 2013 12:00 am
As much as Auburn’s crazy win over Alabama plus Ohio State’s survival against Michigan reminded us why we love college football, don’t overlook what happened between Penn State and Wisconsin.
Most thought PSU had no business even traveling to Madison for what looked like an end-of-the-season mauling.
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Sunday, December 1, 2013 12:00 am.