Last Second FG Wins Rose Bowl for USC
The mighty #5 Penn State Nittany Lions bowed to the #9 USC Trojans after putting up one helluva fight in a classic Rose Bowl that will be long remembered. The final score of 52-49 only begins to tell the tale of what was a compelling and highly entertaining sixty minutes of college football in a time-honored venue.
As I wrote last night in my postgame “what could have been” state, the loss by the Nittany Lions does not detract from their magical season and their future promise. They still have some glaring weaknesses, but I’m now a believer. The positive attitude, the JoMo scheme, and the team’s youth portend well. Who thought that they could have come so far so soon? [Read more…]