Alex Harris came off of the bench to score 11 points and grab 10 rebounds for her first career double-double and Kaliyah Mitchell grabbed a career-high 15 boards and scored 10 points for her second straight double-double as Penn State edged Northwestern, 76-75.
The dual was wrestled in front of a season-high Penn State crowd of 6,540, the 24th straight home sell out for the Nittany Lions.
Penn State and Army are both ranked in the preseason polls, and both were in Holuba Hall for an exhibition on Saturday afternoon.
D.J. Newbill's 23 points helps the Nittany Lions to a huge first Big Ten win.
It was déjà vu all over again Saturday night at Pegula Ice Arena as 6,089 fans witnessed Penn State men’s hocking overcoming a 4-1 deficit to Northern Michigan.
The third time was the charm as on this occasion, Penn State defeated Northern Michigan, 5-4, in front of a raucous 6,203 fans thanks to Scott Conway’s late tally.
Five Penn State players tally double-digit points in win.
D.J. Newbill was good for a game high 27 points, but it was Sparty picking up the 66-60 win.
PSU goalie Andrew Wolverton was taken in the fourth round of the two-day draft with the Galaxy’s third and final selection.
Five Penn State football student-athletes have been selected to several All-Bowl Teams, headlined by senior placekicker Sam Ficken.