Tuesday is ROTC Night - Wednesday is a CODE Blue Blast
Senior's hit drives in game-winning run after 12 innings
Novak has hit in six straight games entering midweek contest vs. Bucknell
Penn State welcomes Bucknell to Medlar Field at 7 p.m.
Novak extends hitting streak to six games vs. Wolverines
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012: Started 41 of 42 games played, ending with 31 hits and 17 RBIs ... Held a .951 fielding percentage with only four errors in 42 contests ... Appeared in first career game, and first career start, against UNC-Greensboro on Feb. 26 ... Scored first career run against Mississippi State on March 7 ... His third career game on March 10 against UAB was highlighted by his first collegiate home run, as well as his first hit and RBI on his first at-bat of the contest ... Ended UAB series with three runs, four hits and two RBIs ... On a three-game hitting streak, recorded a season-high of two doubles against East Carolina on March 16, as well as three RBIs and two hits ... Was walked three times against Coppin State on March 28 and scored two runs in the victory ... Recorded his second career home run on April 1 at Purdue, tallying three RBIs on his sole hit of the day ... Racked up two runs, three hits, an RBI and a triple between consecutive wins over Kent State (April 3) and Binghamton (April 4) ... Posted a seven-game hit streak between April 7-18, collecting three runs and two RBIs over the stretch ... Came away from the Iowa series (April 20-22) with three runs and a hit ... Facing Kent State at home on April 25, tallied an RBI, one run and a double ... Produced four hits, two RBIs, a run scored and a double in the Minnesota series (May 4-6) ... Came up with a game-saving play on May 11 against Illinois, making a diving catch for the third out in the eighth inning with a game-tying runner on third ... Played an important role in the Big Ten Tournament, recording three hits, an RBI and a double against Ohio State and Nebraska.