Penguins Fall to Detroit on Last-Second Shot

Penguins Fall to Detroit on Last-Second Shot

By Jeff Brown   It was a series of unfortunate events for the Youngstown State University women’s basketball team on Saturday afternoon as the women fell to the University of Detroit-Mercy 69-68 on a last second lay-in.   With17.4 ...

Fourth Quarter Comeback Leads to Penguins Win Over Oakland

Fourth Quarter Comeback Leads to Penguins Win Over Oakland

By Dan Hiner   With 4:55 left in the Youngstown State University’s game against Oakland University, facing a 53-52 deficit, YSU guard Nikki Arbanas hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key.   Arbanas’ basket gave the Penguins a 55-53 ...

Felder, Oakland Torches Penguins

By Jeff Brown   Oakland University junior Kay Felder put on a show Thursday night as his Golden Grizzlies demolished the Youngstown State University men’s basketball team 107-85.   Felder, a Bob Cousy Award finalist given to the ...

Recruiting To Youngstown

By Dan Hiner   Mark Porter, founder of ScoutingOhio.com, talks about recruiting high school football prospects from the Youngstown area and what the Youngstown State University football team needs to do to get local talent to consider ...

The Press Box Perspctive: Is MMA a Sport?

By Drew Zuhosky   If you turn on the TV every weekend, there’s probably a good chance that you’re going to scan the channels and find some sort of mixed martial arts event on, be it the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Bellator MMA or the ...

The Penguin Rundown: Sportscenter, Penguin Style

The Penguin Rundown: Sportscenter, Penguin Style

  By Dan Hiner Sitting in a dimly lit room in the Youngstown State University telecommunications studio in Bliss Hall, Lincoln Williams sits in an office chair and directs his coworkers on their business for the week.   Williams and ...

Press Box Perspective: Super Bowl Media Day Makes Joke of Journalism

  By Dan Hiner   If you’re a diehard football fan, you probably have read stories or seen clips of NFL players answering questions during Super Bowl media day.   Over the past 25 years, the media day has changed from a legitimate ...

Empowering Women in Mathematics

Empowering Women in Mathematics

  By Samantha Phillips   Six students from Youngstown State University attended the Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics over the weekend. Each student presented their original research in the mathematics field. ...

YSU Works to Improve Accessibility in Light of Audit

YSU Works to Improve Accessibility in Light of Audit

  By Lauren Foote   Youngstown State University went through an audit to evaluate their compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act in October. The results of the audit show there is still a lot of work to be done.   Ken ...

YSU Amateur Radio Club Goes HAM

YSU Amateur Radio Club Goes HAM

  By Jeffrey Bash   Six Youngstown State University students communicate globally and potentially with space.   They comprise the Amateur Radio Club, tucked away in a corner on the fourth floor of Moser Hall. An assortment of ...