Penn State Football Schedule 2020

Find out when, where and against what team the Nittany Lions are playing this fall

Penn State Football ScheduleHere's the Penn State football schedule with a full list of the Nittany Lions' 2020 opponents, game locations, with game times, TV channels coming as they're announced. Updated results with final scores will be added throughout the season.


Penn State Nittany Lions 2020 Schedule


Date, Opponent, (Location)

Sept. 26: vs. Northwestern Wildcats (University Park, Pa.)

Oct. 3: at Michigan Wolverines (Ann Arbor, Mich.)

Oct. 17: vs. Iowa Hawkeyes (University Park, Pa.)

Oct. 24: vs. Ohio State Buckeyes (University Park, Pa.)

Oct. 31: at Indiana Hoosiers (Bloomington, Ind.)

Nov. 7: at Nebraska Cornhuskers (Lincoln, Neb.)

Nov. 14: vs. Michigan State Spartans (University Park, Pa.)

Nov. 21: vs. Maryland Terrapins (University Park, Pa.)

Nov. 28: at Rutgers Scarlet Knights (Piscataway, N.J.)


Note: Opponents, date, time and TV subject to change. Penn State's originally scheduled non-conference games against Kent State (Sept. 5), Virginia Tech (Sept. 12), and San Jose State (Sept. 19) were canceled by the Big Ten, which announced on July 9 that it would employ conference-only schedules for all fall sports, including football.


Below is a look at the previous years' schedules, with final scores for each game.

Penn State Nittany Lions 2019 Schedule

Date, Opponent, (Location)

Saturday, Aug. 31: Penn State 79, Idaho 7

Saturday, Sept. 7: Penn State 45, Buffalo 13

Saturday, Sept. 14: Penn State 17, Pitt 10

Friday, Sept. 27: Penn State 59, Maryland 0

Saturday, Oct. 5: Penn State 35, Purdue 7

Saturday, Oct. 12: Penn State 17, Iowa 12

Saturday, Oct. 19: Penn State 28, Michigan 21

Saturday, Oct. 26: Penn State 28, Michigan State 7

Saturday, Nov. 9: Minnesota 31, Penn State 26

Saturday, Nov. 16: Penn State 34, Indiana 27

Saturday, Nov. 23: Ohio State 28, Penn State 17

Saturday, Nov. 30: Penn State 27, Rutgers 6

Saturday, Dec. 28: Penn State 53, Memphis 39 in Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic


Penn State Nittany Lions 2018 Schedule

Date Opponent Location Time (ET)/
Sat., Sept. 1

Appalachian State

University Park, Pa. W, 45-38 (OT) BTN
Sat., Sept. 8


Pittsburgh, Pa. W, 51-6 ABC
Sat., Sept. 15

Kent State

University Park, Pa. W, 63-10 FS1
Fri., Sept. 21


Champaign, Ill. W, 63-24 FS1
Sat., Sept. 29

Ohio State

University Park, Pa. L, 27-26 ABC
Sat., Oct. 13

Michigan State

University Park, Pa. L, 21-17 BTN
Sat., Oct. 20


Bloomington, Ind. W, 33-28 ABC
Sat., Oct. 27


Iowa City, Iowa W, 30-24 ESPN
Sat., Nov. 3


Ann Arbor, Mich. L, 42-7 ESPN
Sat., Nov. 10


East Lansing, Mich. W, 22-10 ABC
Sat., Nov. 17


Piscataway, N.J. W, 20-7 BTN
Sat., Nov. 24


University Park, Pa. W, 38-3 ABC
Tues., Jan. 1

Citrus Bowl

Orlando, Fla. L, 27-24 ABC
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Friday, June 29, 2018 - 10:56
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