The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 2 Mar 2015 19:04:30 EDTMon, 2 Mar 2015 19:04:30 EDT hit big with quantity of top recruits might have been a little disappointing that Penn State wasn't able to sustain the momentum that had its class rated No. 1 in the country in the summer, but one has to look deeper when evaluating the Nittany Lions' 2015 recruiting class.Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTRecruiting update STATE PlayerHt.Wt.Pos.Hometown Saquon Barkley5-11190RBWhitehall, Pa. Chose PSU over: Rutgers, Notre Dame, Pitt Assistant coach who opened the door: Charles Huff FYI: 247Sports top prospect in Pennsylvania rushed for 1,851 yards as a senior.Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTLions' momentum building State made a huge jump - about 10 places - in the national rankings from James Franklin's first recruiting class to his second. The Nittany Lions are poised to take another big step upward in 2016.Sun, 8 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTGivens' heart was always with Nittany Lions Philip Cmor <a href=''></a> Ironically, it turns out Altoona Area High School all-state defensive end Kevin Givens committed to Pitt a year ago largely because of Penn State.Thu, 5 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDTPSU, Franklin indeed dominating the state PARK - James Franklin arrived at Penn State in January of 2014 vowing to dominate the state of Pennsylvania, and, on his second signing day with the Nittany Lions, one of the things he said pleased him the most was that he and his staff...Thu, 5 Feb 2015 00:00:00 EDT