The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Blogsen-usWed, 4 May 2016 02:00:23 EDTWed, 4 May 2016 02:00:23 EDT sports, you just never know,-you-just-never-know.html Last night provided yet another example of what makes sports so special, how it bonds communities and underscored why we watch.Tue, 5 Apr 2016 14:59:07 EDTRecruiting season shows PSU still in transition UNIVERSITY PARK -- When we last left James Franklin, he was putting the cap on a four-game losing streak that ended the 2015 season. <P> Well, unfortunately for the Nittany Nation, 2016 hasn't started on a winning note, either.Sat, 6 Feb 2016 16:19:30 EDTJohn Bach's legacy still felt at Penn State's-legacy-still-felt-at-Penn-State.html <P> It would be difficult to make the case that John Bach was the greatest basketball coach in Penn State histor.Mon, 25 Jan 2016 10:39:57 EDTFranklin deserves time to figure it out His tenure with the Nittany Lions is a mere sample size of 16 games, but already you get the idea that few are ready to start chiseling a bust for the Penn State All-Sports Museum of James Frankli.Sat, 26 Sep 2015 14:52:46 EDTJust six left, Lions' fifth-year seniors are true survivors,-Lions'-fifth-year-seniors-are-true-survivors.html <P> UNIVERSITY PARK -- Kyle Carter smiled when reminded during Penn State's annual football media day that he's one of just six remaining fifth-year seniors in the program. <P> "In some ways," he said, "I feel like a dad out here.Mon, 10 Aug 2015 15:47:58 EDT