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Gameday Coverage: Penn State vs Minnesota

Welcome back to gameday, Penn State!

The Lions come off a blowout loss to Michigan at the Big House in search of a must needed conference victory against the 3-0 Minnesota Golden Gophers. The Lions have significant injuries to all linebacker positions, but need to find a way to keep the Gophers at bay.

Here’s all the media information you’ll need to tune into today’s action!

Kickoff

Kickoff is at 3:30 p.m. eastern time.

Televison

Today’s game will be broadcasted on BTN.

Radio

Penn State Sports Network — Steve Jones, Jack Ham, and Derrick Williams. Local: 93.7 FM/1450 AM. Sirius: Ch. 132. XM: Ch. 196.

Weather

According to Accuweather, temperature around kickoff will hover around 58 degrees, making for a chillier gameday afternoon than we’ve had all year.

Last Time They Met

The Golden Gophers won the last contest between the two programs 24-10 in 2013 during Christian Hackenberg’s freshman year.

Injuries

Linebacker Jason Cabinda’s status is out, as are position mates Brandon Bell and Nyeem Wartman-White. Expect Manny Bowen to start again alongside Brandon Smith and Jake Cooper. Wide receiver Saeed Blacknall’s status is questionable, as is cornerback Grant Haley’s.

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Media Coverage

Onward State will have you covered throughout the day, with big plays, photos, analysis, and more coming from our main @Onwardstate account, and play-by-play commentary coming from @OnwardStSports. Sports editor David Abruzzese (@Abruz11) and staff writer Ethan Kasales (@EasyEKasales).

About the Author

David Abruzzese

David is a senior from Rochester, NY, nestled right in beautiful Western New York. He is majoring in Broadcast Journalism, and as an avid sports fan, he passionately supports the Buffalo Bills and Buffalo Sabres. He is the first Penn Stater from his family, and couldn’t be prouder to represent Penn State University. In his free time, he likes to alpine ski, and play golf. You can follow him on Twitter @abruz11, and can contact him via email at [email protected]

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