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Nittany Notebook (11-4): PSU makes top six for 5-star O-lineman Givens

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: 9:30 p.m.

**Penn State has made the top six for one of the nation’s top offensive tackle recruits for the class of 2022. Gunner Givens is a 6-6, 275-pounder from Virginia. The competition will be stiff since PSU is going up against Alabama, Clemson and Ohio State.

Update: 5 p.m.

**Former Penn State hockey player Kris Myllari has signed a professional deal.

Update: 2:01 p.m.

**Penn State has released its latest COVID testing results for student-athletes, reporting 11 positives out of 1,332 total tests administered for the period from Oct. 24-30.. Three results are still pending.

Update: 10:20 a.m.

**The New York Times wrote this feature obituary on PSU basketball legend Jesse Arnelle.

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Update: 10 a.m.

**We’ll start today with a question about whether backup QB Will Levis should get some snaps, which David Jones of PennLive.com tackles here.

Speaking of Levis …

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