College Football Team Details: Penn State
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Penn State FBS (AQ's) : Big Ten P5

Location
State College

Spirit Name
Nittany Lions

Mascot
The Nittany Lion
Stadium:
Beaver / FBS Size Rank: 2nd
Capacity: 106,572
Surface: Grass

Offense Data | Defense Data

University Snapshot

Year Annual
Record
Coach Head Coach Record Overall Record Total Win Rank / Winning % Returning Letterman Returning
Starters
Attendance
2009 11-2 Joe Paterno @ PS 393-126-3 / Winning Percentage 75.29 811-351-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 69.12 Total Win Rk 6 Win%age Rk 11 Total 37 Offense 17 Defense 18 S.T. 2 Offense 5* Defense 4 107,008 Decrease Rk 2
2010 7-6 Joe Paterno @ PS 400-132-3 / Winning Percentage 74.77 818-357-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 68.96 Total Win Rk 6 Win%age Rk 11 Total 37 Offense 17 Defense 19 S.T. 1 Offense 8 Defense 5 104,234 Decrease Rk 3
2011 9-4 Joe Paterno / Fired @ PS 409-136-3 / Winning Percentage 74.64 827-361-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 68.96 Total Win Rk 6 Win %age Rk 11 Total 45 Offense 23 Defense 21 S.T. 1 Offense 7* Defense 7 101,427 Decrease Rk 3
2012 8-4 Bill O'Brian @ PS 8-4 / Winning Percentage 66.67 *723-365-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 65.85 Total Win Rk 12 Win %age Rk 12 Total 35 Offense 16 Defense 18 S.T. 1 Offense 5* Defense 4 96,730 Decrease Rk 5
2013 7-5 Bill O'Brian @ PS 15-9 / Winning Percentage 62.50 *730-370-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 65.78 Total Win Rk 12 Win %age Rk 12 Total 38 Offense 20 Defense 16 S.T. 2 Offense 8 Defense 6 96,587 Decrease Rk 5
2014 7-6 James Franklin @ PS 7-6 / Winning Percentage 53.85 *737-376-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 65.64 Total Win Rk 12 Win %age Rk 13 Total 41 Offense 16 Defense 23 S.T. 2 Offense 5* Defense 7 101,623 Increase Rk 5
2015 7-6 James Franklin @ PS 14-12 / Winning Percentage 53.85 RK 51 *744-383-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 65.45 Total Win Rk 12 Win %age Rk 13 Total 40 Offense 17 Defense 20 S.T. 3 Offense 8* Defense 7 99,799 Decrease Rk 6
2016 11-3 James Franklin @ PS 25-15 / Winning Percentage 62.50 RK 35 *755-386-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 65.61 Total Win Rk 12 Win %age Rk 13 Total 41 Offense 17 Defense 19 S T 5 Offense 9 Defense 5 100,257 Increase Rk 6
2017 11-2 James Franklin @ PS 36-17 / Winning Percentage 67.92 RK 26 *766-388-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 65.82 Total Win Rk 12 Win %age Rk 13 Total 41 Offense 21 Defense 24 S T 4 Offense 9* Defense 6 106,707 Increase Rk 3
2018 9-4 James Franklin @ PS 45-21 / Winning Percentage 68.18 RK 20 *775-392-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 65.85 Total Win Rk 12 Win %age Rk 13 Total 39 Offense 21 Defense 16 ST 2 Offense 7* Defense 3 105,485 Decrease Rk 2
2019 0-0 James Franklin @ PS 45-21 / Winning Percentage 68.18 RK 18 *775-392-41 / PSU Winning Percentage 65.85 Total Win Rk 12 Win %age Rk 13 Total 39 Offense 14 Defense 24 ST 3 Offense 6 Defense 6 NA
* = Returning Quarterback

Schedule (2019)

Record 2019

Overall: W:9 L:1 T:0
Conf: W:9 L:1 T:0
Division: W:9 L:1 T:0

Game Date Home VS Away Score Game Stats
FCS (FCS AQ's) Aug-31 2019 Penn State
 -VS- 
Idaho
WIN
79 - 7
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Penn State 3-30 331 342 673 1 8 1
Idaho 10-67 4 141 145 1 15 1
FBS (FBS Non AQ's) Sep-07 2019 Penn State
 -VS- 
Buffalo
WIN
45 - 13
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Penn State 3-25 78 279 357 1 9 2
Buffalo 8-78 184 245 429 2 23 10
BCS (FBS AQ's) Sep-14 2019 Penn State
 -VS- 
Pittsburgh
WIN
17 - 10
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Penn State 3-40 167 222 389 0 13 4
Pittsburgh 2-18 24 372 396 0 16 5
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Sep-28 2019 Maryland
 -VS- 
Penn State
WIN
0 - 59
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Maryland 9-85 60 68 128 3 15 4
Penn State 7-81 198 421 619 1 14 9
Same Conference Oct-05 2019 Penn State
 -VS- 
Purdue
WIN
35 - 7
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Penn State 4-49 196 264 460 3 15 8
Purdue 7-37 -19 123 104 1 14 1
Same Conference Oct-12 2019 Iowa
 -VS- 
Penn State
WIN
12 - 17
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Iowa 1-5 70 286 356 2 18 8
Penn State 8-80 177 117 294 0 19 10
Same Conference Oct-19 2019 Penn State
 -VS- 
Michigan
WIN
28 - 21
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Penn State 5-58 101 182 283 0 13 4
Michigan 8-48 141 276 417 1 17 7
Same Conference Oct-26 2019 Michigan State
 -VS- 
Penn State
WIN
7 - 28
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Michigan State 4-31 83 182 265 4 17 5
Penn State 10-132 113 189 302 1 14 4
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Nov-09 2019 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Penn State
LOSS
31 - 26
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 5-40 121 339 460 1 10 4
Penn State 4-45 178 340 518 3 16 8
Same Conference Nov-16 2019 Penn State
 -VS- 
Indiana
WIN
34 - 27
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Penn State 1-0 192 179 371 1 14 7
Indiana 5-27 91 371 462 2 13 7
Same Conference Nov-23 2019 Ohio State
 -VS- 
Penn State
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Ohio State
Penn State
Same Conference Nov-30 2019 Penn State
 -VS- 
Rutgers
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Penn State
Rutgers

Record 2019

Overall: W:9 L:1 T:0
Conf: W:9 L:1 T:0
Division: W:9 L:1 T:0

Totals

Penalties Rushing
Yards
Passing
Yards
Total
Yards
Turnovers 3rd Down
Attempts
3rd Down
Coversions
Penn State 48 - 540 Yards 1731 2535 4266 11 135 57
Opponents 59 - 436 Yards 759 2403 3162 17 158 52
KEY

Colored Dots Indicate that the game is outside of their division.

  • Other = Same Conference
  • BCS = Non Conf. BCS
  • FBS = Non Conf. FBS
  • FCS = non Conf. FCS
  • FCS Non AQ = Other

Offense Data   Back To Top


Offense Total Yards

Games Yards Avg. Yards Per Game
10 4266 427

Offense Passing

Games Yards Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 2535 254

Offense Rushing

Games Yards Avg. Rushing Yards Per Game
10 1731 173

Offense Scoring

Games Total Points Avg. Points Per Game
10 368 37

Offense Turnovers

Games Turnovers Avg. Turnovers Per Game
10 11 1.1

Offense Third Down Conversion

Third Down Attempts Third Down Coversions Third Down Conversion Percentage
135 57 42.2%

Offense Red Zone

Games RZ Drives RZ Scores RZ Points RZ Rushing TD RZ Passing TD RZ TD Total RZ Field Goals RZ Scoring Percentage RZ TD Percentage
10 37 33 177 18 8 26 7 89% 70%

Defense Data   Back To Top


Defense Total Yards

Games Opponent Total Yards Opponent Avg. Yards Per Game
10 3162 316

Defense Passing

Games Opponent Total Passing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 2403 240

Defense Rushing

Games Opponent Total Rushing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
10 759 76

Defense Scoring

Games Opponent Total Points Opponent Avg. Points Per Game
10 135 14

Defense Turnovers

Games Opponent Turnovers Opponent Avg. Turnovers Per Game
10 17 1.7

Defense Third Down Stops

Opponent Third Down Attempts Opponent Third Down Coversions Opponent Third Down Conversion Percentage
158 52 32.9%

Defense Red Zone

Games Opponent RZ Drives Opponent RZ Scores Opponent RZ Points Opponent RZ Rushing_TD Opponent RZ Passing_TD Opponent RZ Zone TD Opponent RZ Field Goals Opponent RZ Scoring Percentage Opponent RZ TD Percentage
10 18 15 72 6 3 9 6 83% 50%