Week 8 Scores The #15 Penn State Nittany Lions held off a late Wildcat comeback, and defeated Northwestern tonight, 31-24. The ground game was kept in check, and Newsome didnt play his best, but the play of the game was on defense. CB Stephon Morris scored the winning points on his 106 yard INT return. With Big rival Ohio State looming next week, Coach 9's hopes he can get all of the offensive and defensive kinks out Offensive Standouts QB K Newsome 9-17 221yds 2TDs 1Int HB E Royster 27att 81yds HB S Green 10att 51yds 1TD WR C Powell 2rec 35yds 2KR 47yds 23.5avg FB J Suhey 2rec 93yds 1TD WR B Brackett 2rec 23yds TE M Wedderburn 2rec 31yds WR D Smith 1rec 39yds 1TD 1KR 24yds 2PR 18yds 9avg Defensive Standouts LB N Stupar 9Tkls LB M Mauti 9Tkls 3TFL 1DEFL DT O Ogbu 7Tkls 3TFL 1Sack SS N Sukay 6Tkls 1TFL 1DEFL DE E Latimore 5Tkls 1TFL DE J Crawford 5Tkls 4TFL CB S Morris 4Tkls 1Int 106yds 1TD Next up for the #15 Lions (5-2)(4-0), a huge user game matchup with hated rival, Ohio State. This game has major implications in the Big Ten championship picture....see you there!