Some area high school football coaches might find this opportunity interesting — and a good value at $40 — to talk some tricks of the trade later this month with head coach James Franklin and his staff.

Penn State Coaching Staff to Conduct Football Spring Chalk Talk March 24-25

James Franklin and Nittany Lion staff to welcome coaches during spring practice

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa.; March 1, 2017 – Head coach James Franklin and his staff will welcome high school and middle school coaches for the Penn State Football Spring Chalk Talk, set for March 24-25 on the University Park campus.

Chalk Talk attendees will have an opportunity to observe the Nittany Lions’ two drill-heavy spring practices, including a Saturday practice in full pads. On the evening of Friday, March 24, attendees will have dinner with the opportunity to talk football and socialize with the Penn State coaching staff.

Coaches interested in attending the Penn State Spring Chalk Talk can register or get more information by visiting the Penn State Sport Camps Website. Event check-in begins at 3 p.m. in Holuba Hall with spring practice opening at 4 p.m. Walk-up registration is also permitted.

The two-day Spring Chalk Talk costs $40 per person and includes instruction, Friday’s dinner, social and continental breakfast.