Pennsylvania State University, The

Location: University Park, PA
Founded: 1855
Primary Athletic Conference: Big Ten Conference
Nickname: Nittany Lions
Colors: Navy, White
Mascot Name: Nittany Lion
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Famous Alumni: LaVar Arrington (NFL) Lisa Salters (TV Personality) Todd Blackledge (TV Personality) Mike Scioscia (MLB) Adam McKay (Film) John Amaechi (NBA)
Fun Fact: Penn State's athletes are always identified by their blue and white uniforms. However in 1887 Penn State's school colors were dark pink and black.