Penn State Drops a “Must Win”

Penn State drops a “Must Win”, 60-58. Going into the Breslin Center in Michigan, The Penn State Nittany Lions (7-9) looked at a near must-win game against the Michigan State Spartans (10-7). Both squads put on a less than stellar performance. Big body, Aaron Henry (20 points) signaled the difference in this one.

Henry was a force the entire game and forced the Lions to rush their shots which resulted in a dismal 20 for 58 from the field. From long-range PSU was certainly not much improved and posted a head-scratching, 5 of 23. The bright spot for the visitors was John Harrar who posted a 17 point 14 rebound double-double.


The Spartans were only slightly better and were 23 for 55 from the field with 4 of 15 from long range. Joey Hauser added 11 while Malik Hall hit double digits with ten for MSU.

Myreon  Jones banged 15 in defeat for the Lions. Penn State has their backs to the wall and a win against Nebraska is tantamount to save any tournament hopes.

Penn State drops a “Must Win”, 60-58. For more college hoops coverage click here.

Kevin Neibauer
Kevin Neibauer

Kevin has followed and promoted the game of lacrosse since May 19, 1974.
The same day the Philadelphia Flyers won the Cup, the Philadelphia Wings were introduced to Neibauer and Philadelphia.

Kevin has covered many sports, including baseball, football, basketball, and.. lacrosse. A former licensed football referee and baseball umpire, Kevin brings a unique insight to his game coverage.

A published writer in JustHockey Magazine, Kevin covered the American Hockey League as well as a monthly story on a pugilist where Kevin used the pen name, The Rink Rat. Neibauer turned his attentions to lacrosse for a few years and does his part, whether podcasting or writing to grow the game. Kevin branched out to his roots and currently provides insight for all Philadelphia teams for Edge of Philly as well as his full-time duties with LaxPhilly.