Welcome to our daily Nittany Notebook. This post will be updated frequently throughout the day with news, notes and sometimes entertaining info. So be sure to check back often to stay on top of everything that’s going on with Penn State football and athletics, plus other sports of interest in central PA.
Update: 6:15 p.m.
**Penn State tight end Pat Freiermuth is one of only 10 players recognized by the Big Ten on its preseason honors list.
From the Big Ten:
Update: 3:30 p.m.
— Raleigh Collins III (@_RaleighCollins) October 16, 2020
Update: 1:20 p.m.
**The deadline is coming up if you want to get your cardboard cutout for Beaver Stadium games.
🚨 Penn State Fan Cutout Deadline Approaching 🚨
Nittany Nation, make sure you purchase your cutout by Oct. 18!
More info below ⤵️#WeAre
— Penn State Athletics (@GoPSUsports) October 16, 2020
Update: 1 p.m.
— Donnie Collins (@PennStateTT) October 13, 2020
ICYMI: Penn State's 2018 recruiting class takes center stage this season. It's been a wild ride for the highly ranked group, which will have a major say in Penn State's 2020 success despite losing some of its core talent.https://t.co/iId5bP1oD8
— Mark Wogenrich (@MarkWogenrich) October 16, 2020
Update: 9:30 a.m.
Junior Myles Dread shared his perspective on racial inequality & other social justice topics this week — "I'm the same person that you love wearing a jersey as I am when I'm not wearing a jersey.” #ClimbWithUs
🄲🄻🄸🄼🄱 🅃🄾🄶🄴🅃🄷🄴🅁 pic.twitter.com/ohdZ7mwBg4
— Penn State Men’s Basketball (@PennStateMBB) October 16, 2020
Update: 9 a.m.
**Jason Cabinda is an excellent leader, and you can hear exactly why in this podcast. Here’s a good snippet from the tweet, and you should click on the link to hear the full interview.
Subscribe & Listen ⬇️
— Penn State Football (@PennStateFball) October 16, 2020
**PSU defensive depth chart projection.
Where do things stand headed into Week 1?
Projecting Penn State’s defensive depth chart entering the opener at Indiana https://t.co/DZyCHE0nbQ
— Audrey Snyder (@audsnyder4) October 16, 2020