Tony Hunt started Penn State’s scoring barrage with a 77-yard touchdown run on the Lions’ second play from scrimmage and the Lions limited Heisman Trophy candidate Charlie Frye and the potent Akron offense to 293 yards, en route to a dominating 48-10 win before 98,886 sun bathed Beaver Stadium fans and an ESPN+ television audience. 75 more words
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Penn State ended its 2002 season on a high note, crushing Michigan State 61-7 before an ABC national television audience and 108,755 Beaver Stadium crowd. The ninth win of the season earned the Nittany Lions a #10 national ranking and an invitation to the New Year’s Day Citrus Bowl. 86 more words
Alas, what will be a three year drought that has seemed like three decades could end this year.
The Penn State Nittany Lions defeated Temple on Saturday at Beaver Stadium for their magic number sixth win of the season. 746 more words
Louisiana Tech came to Beaver Stadium with its Heisman candidate quarterback, Luke McCown to challenge the #15-ranked Nittany Lions in front of a home crowd of 103,987 and an ESPN television crew. 91 more words
The 1982 National Champion Nittany Lions were on hand to watch Penn State upset No. 7 Nebraska 40-7 in a nationally televised Saturday night game on ABC. 79 more words