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Penguins build chemistry with revamped, overhauled roster ahead of new season

YOUNGSTOWN — The Youngstown State men’s basketball team will look different this year, much different. Gone are 11 players from last season’s Horizon League regular season championship roster — either by way of graduation, transfer or exhausted eligibility. In their stead, head ...

YSU comeback falls short

Staff report It was nearly the sort of storybook ending that defined much of the 2022 campaign. Instead, however, Youngstown State was dealt its second excruciating conference loss on the road in three weeks, a 34-31 decision at South Dakota inside the DakotaDome. Trailing 31-10 roughly ...

Youngstown State bowling hosting Penguin Classic

STRUTHERS — Bowling is one of those sports that involves plenty of miles logged over the road. Home events are a rarity, so when a team has an opportunity to bowl in their own lanes, it’s a special experience. Youngstown State is entering its seventh season of competition and only just ...

Penguins ‘ahead of the curve’ as they begin preseason

YOUNGSTOWN — With only 28 days remaining until Youngstown State opens its season at Louisiana, the Penguins returned to practice on Sept. 25. After its 10-day summer trip to Spain in July, YSU was “ahead of the curve” coming into preseason. The trip was particularly helpful with the ...