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Relive Penn State’s 24-21 Upset Over Ohio State

In case you somehow managed to miss it, an unranked Penn State upset No. 2 Ohio State 24-21 over the weekend. It was a pretty big deal — the Nittany Lions defeated their first Top 2 opponent while unranked since 1964. This Monday barely even sucks.

We had the time of our lives, and of course we want to relive it as many times as we possibly can. Here’s all of our coverage, from earliest to latest, in one neat place:

Rally In The Valley Kicks Off White Out Weekend — Atmosphere was everything.

Staff Predictions — We were so wrong, and it was so good.

[Live Blog] Penn State vs. No. 2 Ohio State — If we only knew what was to come.

Penn State Pulls Off Miraculous 24-21 Upset Over No. 2 Ohio State — Yup. It really happened.

The Proof Is In The Pudding: Franklin Earns Signature Win — #FireJamesFranklin hot takes will surely cool down.

Penn State’s Defense Proves The Doubters Wrong — Haters gonna hate, Staters gonna State.

[PHOTO STORY] Students Crowd Beaver Ave. After Penn State Upsets Ohio State — Surf’s up.

Twitter Reacts To Penn State Upsetting No. 2 Ohio State– LeBron James didn’t love it.

Best Weekend Ever: Penn State Hockey Defeats No. 3 Notre Dame In OT — This was a thing, too.

Penn State Ranked No. 24 In AP Poll — We Are…ranked.

Beating Ohio State: What The White Out Felt Like From The Stands — Magic.

DOTD: Ohio State Fan Has Mini-Meltdown On YouTube After Loss To Penn State — Also magic.

The 24 Best Things To Come From Penn State’s Thrilling Win Over Ohio State — Being ranked No. 24, for one.

Key To Victory: The Battle In The Trenches — Penn State’s big guys came up huge.

Gameday Observations: Penn State vs. Ohio State — Storming fields, upsetting national powerhouses, oh my.



About the Author

Sara Civian

Sara Civian is one of Onward State's three ridiculously good looking managing editors, a hockey writer at heart, and an Oxford comma Stan. She's a senior majoring in journalism, minoring in history, and living at Bill Pickle's Tap Room. Her favorite pastimes are telling people she's from Boston, watching the Bruins, and meticulously dissecting the My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy album. She's seen Third Eye Blind live 14 times. If you really hate yourself, you can follow her at @SaraCivian or email her at [email protected]


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