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Trojans put Nittany Lions to bed in second quarter

Originally Published: January 1, 2009
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

PASADENA, Calif. -- Well, say this much for Penn State. The Nittany Lions won the fourth quarter.

In most games, against most teams, winning the fourth quarter wins the game. That's why USC coach Pete Carroll handed out T-shirts to his team this season with "FINISH" emblazoned across the chest. And it's especially true in games such as the Rose Bowl, which featured two 11-1 teams.

On Thursday, No. 8 Penn State won the fourth quarter over the No. 5 Trojans, 17-7. But don't bother ...

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