Penn State’s Moye Likely Out Saturday


The Boiling Point: Penn State star receiver Derek Moye will likely miss the Nittany Lions’ next two games, including Saturday against Purdue.

Penn State released a statement today informing the media that Preseason All-Big Ten receiver Derek Moye will miss Saturday’s game with a foot injury and could be out for the Nittany Lions’ next game, at Northwestern, as well.

"A candidate for the Biletnikoff Award, Moye leads Penn State with 28 receptions for 485 yards (17.3) and three touchdowns. He is sixth in the Big Ten in receptions and fifth in receiving yards. Moye ranks in the Penn State career top five in receptions (5th, 132), receiving yards (3rd, 2,226) and receiving touchdowns (4th, 18)."

"Three Nittany Lions who missed last week’s win over Iowa have returned to practice this week and should be available for the Purdue game: tailback Brandon Beachum, cornerback D’Anton Lynn and cornerback Stephon Morris."