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Dublin: 12 °C Saturday 25 October, 2014

#Penn State

# penn-state - Monday 1 September, 2014

From The Score Croke Park Classic has a bright future… with the right teams Future

Croke Park Classic has a bright future… with the right teams

There’s no reason Ireland can’t become the home of college football in Europe.

# penn-state - Sunday 31 August, 2014

From The Score American football captures Dublin’s imagination at Croke Park Classic In Pics

American football captures Dublin’s imagination at Croke Park Classic

Check out all the best photographs from an entertaining afternoon of football at GAA HQ.

# penn-state - Saturday 30 August, 2014

From The Score Penn State win the Croke Park Classic in thrilling fashion Croke Park Classic

Penn State win the Croke Park Classic in thrilling fashion

A last-gasp field goal gave Penn State a 26-24 win over UCF.

From The Score UCF Knights should slay Nittany Lions in Croke Park Classic Preview

UCF Knights should slay Nittany Lions in Croke Park Classic

The Florida team’s attack will be too much for their more illustrious rivals at headquarters today.

From The Score 5 GAA stars who could make it in the NFL CPC 2014

5 GAA stars who could make it in the NFL

Could Star be the new Gronk or Lee Keegan the new Russell Wilson?

# penn-state - Friday 29 August, 2014

From The Score Snapshot: UCF hope for luck of the Irish with unique Croke Park Classic helmet Lucky Charm

Snapshot: UCF hope for luck of the Irish with unique Croke Park Classic helmet

Four leaf clovers and a pot of gold are the new black.

From The Score KitKats and leprechauns: Memories of the 1996 Croke Park American football game Croke Park Classic

KitKats and leprechauns: Memories of the 1996 Croke Park American football game

Saturday’s game won’t be the first time Croke Pak has hosted an American football game.

# penn-state - Thursday 28 August, 2014

From The Score Penn State and UCF are acclimatising to Irish weather ahead of the Croke Park Classic Croke Park Classic

Penn State and UCF are acclimatising to Irish weather ahead of the Croke Park Classic

UCF coach George O’Leary came dangerously close to praising our rain-laden weather.

From The Score 10 things you can expect to happen at the Croke Park Classic CPC 2014

10 things you can expect to happen at the Croke Park Classic

The college football season opener takes place in Headquarters on Saturday.

# penn-state - Wednesday 27 August, 2014

From The Score In pictures: Penn State train at UCD ahead of Croke Park Classic College Boy Eh?
From The Score Snapshot – Croke Park is getting some new goalposts today Touch Down

Snapshot – Croke Park is getting some new goalposts today

The UCF Knights and the Penn State Nittany Lions both landed in Dublin today.

# penn-state - Saturday 23 August, 2014

From The Score 5 NFL players we’d love to see playing Gaelic games Wishlist

5 NFL players we’d love to see playing Gaelic games

From Megatron to Adrian Peterson, here are some players we’d love to see grace Croke Park.

# penn-state - Thursday 21 August, 2014

From The Score No threat to Croke Park Classic despite US media fears of Icelandic ash cloud Weather Warning

No threat to Croke Park Classic despite US media fears of Icelandic ash cloud

ESPN and Sports Illustrated flagged potential problems for the American football game in Dublin.

# penn-state - Monday 5 May, 2014

From The Score ‘There’ll be no dumbing down of the sport’ – Inside UCF’s preparations for the Croke Park Classic States Visit

# penn-state - Sunday 4 May, 2014

From The Score After his parents eloped to Ireland, Penn State coach James Franklin can’t wait to come back Comeback

After his parents eloped to Ireland, Penn State coach James Franklin can’t wait to come back

Franklin’s team take on UCF in the Croke Park Classic in August.

# penn-state - Saturday 3 May, 2014

From The Score ‘US fans will golf their way from Shannon to Dublin for the Croke Park Classic’ Fore!

‘US fans will golf their way from Shannon to Dublin for the Croke Park Classic’

UCF Coach George O’Leary is confident his team will bring a crowd.

# penn-state - Sunday 27 April, 2014

From The Score Mossy Quinn and Colin Walshe don’t fancy their chances at American football Code Breakers

Mossy Quinn and Colin Walshe don’t fancy their chances at American football

The two were helping launch the next stage of the Croke Park Classic.

# penn-state - Saturday 26 April, 2014

From The Score How Croke Park will go from American football to Gaelic football in 24 hours OPeration Transformation

How Croke Park will go from American football to Gaelic football in 24 hours

We meet Alan Gallagher, the man who’ll oversee the changeover.

# penn-state - Friday 25 April, 2014

From The Score This is what Croke Park will look like when it hosts American football New Dimensions

This is what Croke Park will look like when it hosts American football

There’s a striking distance in the size of the two pitches.

# penn-state - Saturday 18 January, 2014

From The Score After their greatest ever season, UCF fans will relish Croke Park Classic Road Trip

After their greatest ever season, UCF fans will relish Croke Park Classic

We spoke to UCF’s legendary play-by-play announcer Marc Daniels about the Croke Park Classic.

# penn-state - Thursday 2 January, 2014

From The Score Croke Park bound UCF Knights claim Fiesta Bowl Party Time

Croke Park bound UCF Knights claim Fiesta Bowl

The University of Central Florida’s next meaningful game will be in Ireland.

# penn-state - Saturday 30 November, 2013

From The Score Tickets for Penn State’s Croke Park showdown with UCF set to go on sale Hut Hut Hut

Tickets for Penn State’s Croke Park showdown with UCF set to go on sale

Jones’ Road is set to host a high-profile gridiron clash. We have a pair of tickets to give away.

# penn-state - Thursday 28 November, 2013

From The Score IAFL member talks Croke Park Classic, growth of American Football in Ireland Looking Ahead

IAFL member talks Croke Park Classic, growth of American Football in Ireland

UCF and Penn State will play their first game of the season in Dublin next August.

# penn-state - Sunday 17 November, 2013

From The Score Croke Park bound UCF had the Catch of the Year last night Magic

Croke Park bound UCF had the Catch of the Year last night

J.J. Worton’s one-handed grab helped them to a comeback win.

# penn-state - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

From The Score Penn State agrees to pay out $60m to sex abuse victims Settlement

Penn State agrees to pay out $60m to sex abuse victims

26 men will receive compensation for the crimes of former American football coach Jerry Sandusky.

# penn-state - Monday 16 September, 2013

From The Score GAA remain hopeful of bringing an NFL game to Croke Park NFL

GAA remain hopeful of bringing an NFL game to Croke Park

Plans remain in place to bring elite American football to Jones Road.

From The Score Croke Park in line to host 3 American football college games in next 5 years Croke Park Classic

Croke Park in line to host 3 American football college games in next 5 years

Next year’s clash of Penn State and UCF will be a springboard for interest according to Paraic Duffy.

# penn-state - Sunday 15 September, 2013

From The Score 17 pics that capture the U.S. college football game day experience Croke Park Classic This post contains images

17 pics that capture the U.S. college football game day experience

How will it look when Penn State and UCF meet in Croke Park next year?

From The Score Dan Rooney helps launch the 2014 Croke Park Classic in the U.S. Croke Park Classic

Dan Rooney helps launch the 2014 Croke Park Classic in the U.S.

The trophy for next year’s game is named after the former US ambassador to Ireland.

# penn-state - Friday 13 September, 2013

From The Score Pics: The second biggest stadium in the USA before game day Croke Park Classic This post contains images

Pics: The second biggest stadium in the USA before game day

Penn State and UCF meet in tomorrow night’s college football game in Beaver Stadium. Next year Croke Park will host their meeting.

# penn-state - Saturday 10 August, 2013

From The Score Meet the Irishman with dreams of playing in the NFL High Hopes

Meet the Irishman with dreams of playing in the NFL

Sean Galvin will travel home to Ireland when his UCF team play Penn State in Croke Park next year.

# penn-state - Friday 19 July, 2013

Son of abuser Jerry Sandusky seeks to have name changed

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky was convicted of child sex abuse last year.

# penn-state - Sunday 14 July, 2013

From The Score Further details of ‘Croke Park Classic’ confirmed Preparation

Further details of ‘Croke Park Classic’ confirmed

A limited number of tickets for the game have already been made available.

# penn-state - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

From The Score Croke Park set to host ‘multiple’ American football college games Set For Touchdown?

Croke Park set to host ‘multiple’ American football college games Exclusive

It is believed that GAA headquarters could host as many as three games in the next five years.

# penn-state - Friday 22 February, 2013

US town stops alcohol sales for Patrick’s Day celebration

Bars, restaurants and off-licences in Pennsylvania are supporting the alcohol-free zone in a bid to curb drinking.

# penn-state - Saturday 20 October, 2012

From The Score Penn State scandal: Sandusky accuser tells of abuse ordeal in new book Penn State

Penn State scandal: Sandusky accuser tells of abuse ordeal in new book

18-year-old Aaron Fisher, who was known publicly for a year only as Victim 1, put aside anonymity yesterday to speak about his ordeal as a child.

# penn-state - Tuesday 9 October, 2012

From The Score Penn State scandal: coach Sandusky jailed for life for child abuse Sentence

Penn State scandal: coach Sandusky jailed for life for child abuse

The former American fooball coach was convicted of 45 counts of child sex abuse.

# penn-state - Monday 8 October, 2012

From The Score Sandusky runs risk of sexual assault in prison Danger

Sandusky runs risk of sexual assault in prison

Meanwhile, the ex-football coach’s lawyer says the 68-year-old will speak before his sentencing.

# penn-state - Monday 17 September, 2012

From The Score Former Penn State coach Sandusky to be sentenced next month in sex abuse case Penn State

Former Penn State coach Sandusky to be sentenced next month in sex abuse case

The former assistant coach at the high-profile college, was convicted in June of 45 counts of sex abuse involving 10 boys.

# penn-state - Sunday 22 July, 2012

From The Score Joe Paterno statue taken down at Penn State University Penn State This post contains videos

Joe Paterno statue taken down at Penn State University

The president of the university said that the statue had become “a lightning rod of controversy and national debate.”

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