Gameday Coverage: Penn State vs. Temple

Penn State kicks off against Temple in the final non-conference game for both teams. Each team is 5-4, and looking to become bowl-eligible with a win. The Nittany Lions are coming off a 13-7 win over Indiana, while the Owls fell to Memphis by three points last Friday.

Penn State leads the all-time series 38-3-1.

Below is all of the media information you’ll need for Saturday’s game:

Kickoff: Noon, Eastern time.

Television: ESPN2 — Beth Mowins, Joey Galloway, and Paul Carcaterra.

Radio: Penn State Sports Network: Steve Jones, Jack Ham, Loren Crispell. Local: 93.7 FM & 1450 AM. Sirius: Ch. 113; XM: Ch. 195.

Weather: says it’ll be 34 degrees at kickoff, and the high will be around 39 degrees. Luckily, there’s a 0% chance of any precipitation.

Last time they met: The Nittany Lions defeated Temple 24-13 in 2012. Zach Zwinak rushed for 94 yards, and the Matt McGloin-led offense tallied 491 total yards.

Injuries: Adam Breneman (knee), Ben Kline (Achilles), Zach Zwinak (leg injury) and Ryan Keiser are all injured and out for the year for the Nittany Lions.

Media Coverage: Be sure to follow both @OnwardState and @OnwardStSports to receive the full game experience. Our main account will tweet photos, big plays, and other interesting information throughout the game, and @OnwardStSports will tweet play-by-play, statistics, and analysis. You can also follow along with the game on our Facebook page, and on our live blog.

Alex Robinson (@ARobinsonPSU) and CJ Doon (@CJDoon) will be in the press box for Onward State. Bobby Chen (@ryschen) will be taking photos on the field. will have Ben Jones (@Ben_Jones88) and Mike Poorman (@PSUPoorman) in the box.

A recap of our coverage from throughout the week, and coverage from, can be found below:

Onward State:

Staff Predictions: Penn State vs. Temple

Temple’s Matt Rhule Ready for Return to Beaver Stadium

Coach Chaos Brings Order to Penn State’s Defensive Line

115 Tickets Stolen for Temple Game Saturday

Inspiring 10-Year-Old Joins Penn State Practice

Miles Dieffenbach’s Much-Needed Return To Action

Pleased with Practice, Franklin Talks Injuries, NCAA

The History of the Penn State Football Bank Buttons

Now Cast-Free, Wartman Poised For A Big Finish

DOTD: Penn State To Flip Special Coin in Honor of Lt. Michael Murphy

Penn State Defense Clicking Under Coach Bob Shoop

Penn State Flips Indiana Commit, Lands Dual-Threat QB Tommy Stevens

Adrian Amos, Mike Hull Accept Invites To Senior Bowl

Penn State Football: Previewing The Opponent: Temple

Tallying Up Bowl Ban Shows How Deep Sanctions Have Hit Penn State Football

Penn State Football: James Franklin Radio Show Highlights

Penn State Football: Punting Success Found In The Basics

Penn State Football: Staying On Schedule Key For Struggling Offense

Penn State Football: James Franklin News Conference Bullet Points

Ben State Football: Donovan Blame Shortsighted

Penn State Football: The Right Shoop Brother Landed in Lasch

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Alex Robinson

Alex Robinson was Onward State's Acting Managing Editor/Resident Old Man. He lived in Harrisburg almost his whole life, but he says he's from California -- where he was born -- because that's more fun. He loves cats and Chinese food, but only separately. He met both Ben Affleck and Kanye West within a half hour, so the three of them are basically best friends. If you want to hear his #scorching #hot #takes, you can follow him at @ARobinsonPSU or email him at [email protected].

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