Penn State

RANK: #26

   

RECORD: 9-4

   

Big Ten RECORD: 6-3

   
2019 Schedule
08/31
IDAHO
 
09/07
BUFFALO
 
09/14
PITTSBURGH
 
09/27
at Maryland
 
10/05
PURDUE
 
10/12
at Iowa
 
10/19
MICHIGAN
 
10/26
at Michigan State
 
11/09
at Minnesota
 
11/16
INDIANA
 
11/23
at Ohio State
 
11/30
RUTGERS
 
2018 Results
W
APPALACHIAN STATE
45-38 (OT)
W
at Pitt
51-6
W
KENT STATE
63-10
W
at Illinois
63-24
L
OHIO STATE
26-27
L
MICHIGAN STATE
17-21
W
at Indiana
33-28
W
IOWA
30-24
L
at Michigan
7-42
W
WISCONSIN
22-10
W
at Rutgers
20-7
W
MARYLAND
38-3
L
vs.Kentucky (Citrus Bowl)
24-27
No. 15 Penn State rolls into meeting with Buffalo

No. 15 Penn State rolls into meeting with Buffalo

Field Level Media

September 03 No. 15 Penn State, after cruising to a season-opening 79-7 win over Idaho, will get a more difficult test Saturday when Buffalo visits University Park, Pa. FULL STORY

QB Stevens transfers to Mississippi State

QB Stevens transfers to Mississippi State

Field Level Media

May 17 Quarterback Tommy Stevens said Friday he is transferring from Penn State to Mississippi State, where he will reunite with his former offensive coordinator, Joe Moorhead. FULL STORY

No. 13 Penn State and Pitt meet for 100th time

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Field Level Media

September 10 No. 13 Penn State will host Pittsburgh in the 100th meeting between the schools on Saturday afternoon. FULL STORY

Penn State suspends CB Johnson for opener

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Field Level Media

August 29 Penn State suspended sophomore cornerback Donovan Johnson for Saturday's season opener at home against Idaho. FULL STORY

New QB, RB lead No. 15 Penn State against Idaho

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Field Level Media

August 28 Running back Miles Sanders is with the Philadelphia Eagles, and quarterback Trace McSorley is attempting to make the Baltimore Ravens. FULL STORY

Ex-Penn State doctor says Franklin pressured him to clear injured players

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Field Level Media

August 26 A former team doctor for Penn State is suing the University and head coach James Franklin after he claims he was let go after he reported Franklin pressured him to clear injured players FULL STORY

Penn State tabs Clifford as starting QB

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Field Level Media

August 24 Sophomore Sean Clifford will open the season as Penn State's starting quarterback, the school announced Friday on its Twitter account. FULL STORY

Judges overturns conviction of ex-PSU president

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Field Level Media

May 01 One day before former Penn State University president Graham Spanier was scheduled to begin serving a two-month prison sentence, a judge overturned his conviction on a child-endangerment charge Tuesday. FULL STORY

Penn State QB Stevens plans to transfer

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Field Level Media

April 18 Injury-plagued Penn State quarterback Tommy Stevens, who has entered the transfer portal, will not return to the Nittany Lions next season, his father told multiple media outlets on Thursday. FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 14
Sean Clifford
6-2
218
So.
RB 3
Ricky Slade
5-9
203
So.
WR 1
K.J. Hamler*
5-9
168
So.
WR 5
Jahan Dotson
5-11
179
So.
WR 6
Justin Shorter
6-4
232
Fr.
TE 87
Pat Freiermuth*
6-5
262
So.
LT 53
Rasheed Walker
6-6
314
Fr.
LG 74
Steven Gonzalez*
6-4
349
Sr.
C 62
Michael Menet*
6-4
312
Jr.
RG 69
C.J. Thorpe
6-3
330
So.
RT 71
Will Fries*
6-6
312
Jr.
Defense
DE 99
Yetur Gross-Matos*
6-5
265
Jr.
DT 55
Antonio Shelton
6-2
308
Jr.
DT 54
Robert Windsor*
6-4
289
Sr.
DE 18
Shaka Toney
6-3
238
Jr.
LB 11
Micah Parsons
6-3
243
So.
LB 36
Jan Johnson*
6-2
236
Sr.
LB 6
Cam Brown*
6-5
230
Sr.
CB 29
John Reid*
5-10
188
Sr.
CB 5
Tariq Castro-Fields
6-0
181
Jr.
SS 38
Lamont Wade
5-9
192
Jr.
FS 17
Garrett Taylor*
6-0
204
Sr.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 92
Jake Pinegar*
6-2
201
So.
P 93
Blake Gillikin*
6-2
195
Sr.
*Returning Starters
2018 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
33.8
23
Rushing
169.0
72
Passing
181.5
15
Total
350.5
34
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
20.5
23
Rushing
169.0
72
Passing
181.5
15
Total
350.5
34
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
-1
-0.08
T-73
2017 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
41.1
7
Rushing
170.2
59
Passing
290.2
23
Total
460.4
19
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
16.5
7
Rushing
118.0
14
Passing
211.5
47
Total
329.5
17
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+12
+0.92
T-11
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