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Micah Shrewsberry Interviewed Day After he Got ‘Out-coached’

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According to a report by ND Insider, former Penn State Basketball Head Coach Micah Shrewsberry interviewed with Notre Dame during the 2022-2023 season. On the night of February 27th, it is reported that Shrewsberry had a 45-minute Zoom call with Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick.  Penn State’s season didn’t end until a loss to … Read more

Penn State Basketball Coaching Search: Where Things Stand for Micah Shrewsberry’s Replacement

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Last Wednesday, former Penn State Basketball head coach Micah Shrewsberry left Happy Valley for the same position at Notre Dame. Athletic Director Pat Kraft has now spent five days searching for Shrewsberry’s replacement and zeroing in on potential candidates. Here’s where things stand as Penn State Basketball Searches for its next head coach Top candidate … Read more

3 Reasons Penn State Basketball Should Promote Micah Shrewsberry’s Replacement from Within

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With former Penn State Basketball head coach Micah Shrewsberry off to Notre Dame, Penn State athletic director Patrick Kraft has begun the search for a new head coach that will be “a tremendous coach, teacher and person, who will take [Penn State] to unprecedented heights.” While there are a number of potential hires that have … Read more

Penn State Basketball: 5 Candidates to Replace Micah Shrewsberry

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With news breaking of Micah Shrewsberry’s departure to Notre Dame, who will roam the sidelines of the Bryce Jordan Center for the Penn State Basketball next year? Just two years removed from hiring Shrewsberry, the Nittany Lions will need to filla head coaching vacancy. 3 Best Options for Penn State Basketball to Replace Micah Shrewsberry … Read more

Micah Shrewsberry Leaving Penn State Basketball

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According to multiple reports, Head Basketball Coach Micah Shrewsberry is leaving Penn State Basketball for the open job at Notre Dame. Despite a reported $4 million buy-out, the Fighting Irish are offering Shrewsberry a 7-year deal that will likely make him one of the higher paid coaches in all of Division 1 basketball. This comes … Read more

Penn State Basketball Coach Micah Shrewsberry to Meet with Notre Dame, report says

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Penn State Basketball head coach Micah Shrewsberry is meeting with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish to discuss their head coach vacancy, according to reports. The Nittany Lions finished its 2022-2023 season last week, falling to the second-seeded Texas Longhorns. Surpassing expectations, the Nittany Lions head coach has been linked to numerous jobs including Georgetown and … Read more

Penn State Basketball Takeaways From 76-59 NCAA Tournament Win Over Texas A&M

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Penn State Basketball did what has felt like the impossible for the last 22 seasons ,and that is not only make the NCAA Tournament but win a game. The Nittany Lions dominated the Aggies in classic fashion hitting three’s and playing gritty defense. It really can’t be said enough how much this game means to … Read more

Scouting The Best Reason for Micah Shrewsberry to Stay at Penn State Basketball

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Braeden Shrewsberry, star of the State College Little Lion basketball team, is the best reason for Penn State Basketball head coach Micah Shrewsberry to stay with the Nittany Lions basketball program next year and beyond. Braeden, a 6’2″ shooting guard, was named Mid-Penn Commonwealth division player of the year Tuesday night. He is averaging 17.7 … Read more

NCAA Tournament: 3 Early Thoughts on Penn State Basketball vs. Texas A&M

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Penn State Basketball is back in the NCAA tournament for the first time since 2011. After, what would have been nothing short of a miracle comeback Sunday afternoon against Purdue in the Big Ten title game, the Nittany Lions turn their focus to the Aggies of Texas A&M. Here are 3 early thoughts on Penn … Read more

What Time, TV Channel is Penn State Basketball vs. Purdue? How to Watch Big Ten Championship Online, FREE Livestream Info

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Penn State Basketball, led by head coach Micah Shrewsberry and guard Jalen Pickett take on the Purdue Boilermakers in the Big Ten Conference Final, at 3:30 p.m. on CBS, at the United Center in Chicago. The Nittany Lions got past Indiana 77-73 on Saturday afternoon in the semifinals, to advance to the conference championship game … Read more

Micah Shrewsberry Addresses Georgetown, Notre Dame rumors after Penn State Basketball win

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The rumors have started to pick up about other programs interested in Penn State Basketball head coach Micah Shrewsberry. Pete Thamel of ESPN linked Shrewsberry as a candidate for the Notre Dame opening. Likewise, Shrewsberry’s name has also been linked to the Georgetown job, which CBS broadcasters talked about during Penn State’s 77-73 win over … Read more

Penn State Basketball is Better Job For Micah Shrewsberry Than Georgetown

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The farther Penn State Basketball has advanced in the Big Ten Tournament, the more head coach Micah Shrewsberry’s name has been floated for other Power 6 jobs. Georgetown has made Shrewsberry a top candidate for their coaching vacancy after he has led the Nittany Lions to the NCAA Tournament, in just his second season. Shrewsberry … Read more

Pat Kraft Has Opportunity to Change Penn State Trajectory With Micah Shewsberry Extension

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When Pat Kraft took the Athletic Director position for Penn State in April of 2022 there was a ton of excitement from coaches and the alumni base that he would be able to help build back a once dominant athletic department. That isn’t to say that there hasn’t been success in the last decade as … Read more

Micah Shrewsberry rumors: Ranking Penn State Basketball, Georgetown, Notre Dame Jobs

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With Penn State Basketball on the cusp of making their first NCAA Tournament since 2011, the rumors will continue to swirl about the future of Head Coach Micah Shrewsberry. Even when the Nittany Lions were 5-9 in the conference and prior to winning six of their last 7 capped off with Thursday night’s Big Ten Tournament … Read more

Penn State Basketball vs. Northwestern Betting Line, Odds, TV info, Big Ten Tournament FREE Livestream

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Penn State Basketball pulled off an impressive upset over Illinois in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament that may have locked up their first NCAA Tournament berth since 2011. The Nittany Lions will have an opportunity to leave no doubt when they take on 2 seeded Northwestern in the Quarterfinals Friday evening in … Read more

Could Penn State Basketball’s NCAA Tournament Berth Spell End of Micah Shrewsberry Era?

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After Micah Shrewsberry’s team picked up a huge win over Illinois in the second round of the Big Ten tournament, Penn State Basketball likely earned an at-large bid in this year’s NCAA tournament. If the Nittany Lions do hear their name called on selection Sunday, it would be Shrewsberry’s first tournament appearance with Penn State … Read more

Penn State Basketball Fans FIRED UP as Nittany Lions Keep March Madness Hopes Alive

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Penn State Basketball picked up arguably the biggest victory of Micah Shrewsberry‘s tenure as head coach, all but securing an NCAA Tournament bid with a 79-76 win over Illinois in the Big Ten Quarterfinals on Tuesday night in Chicago. The Nittany Lions came out with a very physical victory, and perhaps punched their ticket for … Read more

Penn State Basketball Wins, Get Dancin’ Shoes Ready

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Penn State Basketball defeated Illinois and all but guaranteed a spot in the NCAA Tournament with a 79-76 victory in Chicago. In a game featuring back and forth runs, typical of this Nittany Lions team, Penn State used a huge 14-3 run late on the game to push a close game to double digits. Despite Jalen … Read more

What Penn State Basketball Must Do in Big Ten Tournament to Make NCAA Tournament

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Penn State Basketball is on the precipice of making the NCAA Tournament for just the third time this millennium. Okay, that’s a bit of hyperbole, but technically it’s accurate. The Nittany Lions made the Sweet Sixteen in 2001 as a No. 7 seed, and last danced in 2011 as a No. 10 seed.  Of course, Penn … Read more