“It’s awesome. For me, I don’t think that’s something that’s going to hit me until later down the road. It was really cool to be able to get out there and get it done today.”
Nearly every completion for Hackenberg was a deep connection, averaging 24 yards on each catch. The vertical threat less important than getting back in rhythm with his fleet of wide receivers.
“Again, i think they came out and did a great job. They fought, they brawled, they did what they needed to to make sure they got the job done. For our team, that’s all they can ask for.”
Penn State will return to State College Saturday to host Illinois.