PENN STATE NITTANY LIONS
|Date||Opponent||All-time record vs opponent||Last meeting||Recent trends|
|9/5||Kent State||6-0||2018, 63-10||Allowed a total of 39 points (average of 6.5 ppg)|
|9/12||@ Virginia Tech||NA||NA||NA|
|9/19||San Jose State||NA||NA||NA|
|10/3||@ Michigan||9-14||2019, 28-21||Lost 4 of 6|
|10/17||Iowa||17-12||2019, 17-12||Won 6 in a row|
|10/24||Ohio State||14-20||2019, 17-28||Lost 3 in a row and 7 of 8|
|10/31||@ Indiana||22-1||2019, 34-27||Won 6 in a row|
|11/7||@ Nebraska||8-9||2017, 56-44||Lost 4 of 5|
|11/14||Michigan State||16-17-1||2019, 28-7||Lost 5 of 7|
|11/21||Maryland||40-2-1||2019, 59-0||Win 5 in a row (5-1 since MD joined Big Ten)|
|11/28||@ Rutgers||28-2||2019, 27-6||Won 13 in a row|
History vs Opponents
Iowa - 2010
Indiana - 2013
Last winOhio State - 2016
PSU OC Kirk Ciarroca worked under new Rutgers head coach Greg Schiano as co-OC from 2008-2010.
PSU co-DC Tim Banks was defensive assistant at Maryland from 2003-2006 (ILB coach 03-05, DB coach 06)
PSU co-DC Brent Pry was a grad assistant at Virginia Tech from 1995-1997
Michigan OC Josh Gattis was offensive assistant at Penn State from 2014-2017
New Rutgers head coach Greg Schiano coached on Joe Paterno’s staff at Penn State from 1990-1995.
Kicker Jordan Stout hit 2 of 3 field goals in 2019, including a 57 yarder against Pitt and a 53 yarder against Idaho. Stout began his career at VT, whom Penn State plays week 2.