Penn State

RANK: #6

   

RECORD: 11-3

   

Big Ten RECORD: 8-1 (T-1st, East)

   
2017 Schedule
09/02
AKRON
 
09/09
PITTSBURGH
 
09/16
GEORGIA STATE
 
09/23
at Iowa
 
09/30
INDIANA
 
10/07
at Northwestern
 
10/21
MICHIGAN
 
10/28
at Ohio State
 
11/04
at Michigan State
 
11/11
RUTGERS
 
11/18
NEBRASKA
 
11/25
at Maryland
 
2016 Results
W
KENT STATE
33-13
L
at Pittsburgh
39-42
W
TEMPLE
34-27
L
at Michigan
10-49
W
MINNESOTA
29-26 (OT)
W
MARYLAND
38-14
W
OHIO STATE
24-21
W
at Purdue
62-24
W
IOWA
41-14
W
at Indiana
45-31
W
at Rutgers
39-0
W
MICHIGAN STATE
45-12
W
vs. Wisconsin (Big Ten Championship Game)
38-31
L
vs. USC (Rose Bowl)
49-52
Top 25 Recaps: No. 1 Alabama routs Mercer

Top 25 Recaps: No. 1 Alabama routs Mercer

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November 19 Top-ranked Alabama easily took care of business in its Iron Bowl tune-up Saturday morning, dominating Mercer 56-0 on Senior Day at Bryant-Denny Stadium. FULL STORY

Week 12 Lowe Down: Miami, Wisconsin carry on

Week 12 Lowe Down: Miami, Wisconsin carry on

Matt Lowe

November 18 The Turnover Chain. The swagger. The flair for the dramatic. Ah, welcome back Miami. You’ve been missed. Now, just don’t do what Ohio State did a couple of weeks ago and get whipped on the road following a big win. FULL STORY

No. 10 Penn State tries to keep Nebraska down

No. 10 Penn State tries to keep Nebraska down

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November 15 With Nebraska (4-6, 3-4 Big Ten) amid a poor season, there are persistent rumors that the job of third-year coach Mike Riley is in peril, rumors that athletic director Bill Moos did nothing to quash when asked about the state of the team Monday. FULL STORY

First & 20: 10 remain in College Football Playoff hunt

First & 20: 10 remain in College Football Playoff hunt

Anthony Gimino

November 06 A wacky Saturday of college football -- aren't they all? -- whacked four playoff contenders: Ohio State, Penn State, Oklahoma State and Virginia Tech. They all sink to the second tier under the weight of their second losses of the season. FULL STORY

Penn State regroups ahead of game at MSU

Penn State regroups ahead of game at MSU

Sports Xchange

November 01 Penn State's team leaders don't want one loss to morph into a second-half slide. That's why linebacker Jason Cabinda, quarterback Trace McSorley and running back Saquon Barkley decided FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 9
Trace McSorley*
6-0
205
Jr.
RB 26
Saquon Barkley*
5-11
223
Jr.
WR 84
Juawn Johnson
6-4
218
So.
WR 5
DaeSean Hamilton*
6-1
205
Sr.
WR 13
Saeed Blacknall*
6-3
212
Sr.
TE 88
Mike Gesicki*
6-6
252
Sr.
LT 70
Brendan Mahon*
6-4
320
Sr.
LG 52
Ryan Bates*
6-4
305
So.
C 66
Connor McGovern*
6-5
310
So.
RG 62
Michael Menet
6-4
298
Fr.
RT 59
Andrew Nelson*
6-8
306
Sr.
Defense
DE 19
Torrence Brown
6-3
257
Jr.
DT 41
Parker Cothren*
6-4
295
Sr.
DT 52
Curtis Cothran*
6-5
280
Sr.
DE 48
Shareef Miller
6-5
255
So.
LB 7
Koa Farmer
6-1
222
Jr.
LB 40
Jason Cabinda*
6-1
232
Sr.
LB 43
Manny Bowen*
6-1
220
Jr.
CB 15
Grant Haley*
5-9
184
Sr.
CB 29
John Reid*
5-10
191
Jr.
SS 28
Troy Apke
6-1
206
Sr.
FS 2
Marcus Allen*
6-2
208
Sr.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 95
Tyler Davis*
5-11
180
Sr.
P 93
Blake Gillikin*
6-2
182
So.
*Returning Starters
2016 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
37.6
21
Rushing
171.9
66
Passing
260.7
36
Total
432.6
49
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
25.4
47
Rushing
151.3
48
Passing
216.6
50
Total
367.9
37
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+1
+0.07
T-64
2015 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
23.2
101
Rushing
134.2
105
Passing
214.5
74
Total
348.6
105
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
21.8
T-26
Rushing
151.0
43
Passing
173.5
8
Total
324.5
14
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+4
+0.31
T-39
2014 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
20.6
110
Rushing
101.9
117
Passing
233.4
61
Total
335.3
111
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
18.6
7
Rushing
100.5
3
Passing
178.2
9
Total
278.7
2
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-5
-0.38
T-95