STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Senior center Joe Iorio from Sylvania has been awarded an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship.
Iorio, who has a 3.71 grade-point average in information and science technology, is on schedule to graduate in May.
The center from St. Francis de Sales was the first freshman walk-on to earn a starting spot in Joe Paterno's 37 years as head coach, and ended up starting 31 games, including every game for the past two seasons.
Guidelines: Please keep your comments smart and civil. Don't attack other readers personally, and keep your language decent. Comments that violate these standards, or our privacy statement or visitor's agreement, are subject to being removed and commenters are subject to being banned. To post comments, you must be a registered user on toledoblade.com. To find out more, please visit the FAQ.