PSU news by
Penn State's student blog

Topics

More

Penn State Football To Host Kent State To Open 2020 Season Instead Of Nevada

Penn State football will now open its 2020 season against Kent State instead of Nevada.

Penn State’s Associate Athletics Director for Strategic Communications Kris Petersen confirmed the news Wednesday afternoon. Nevada scheduled a game against Arkansas for Saturday, September 5 — the same day it was supposed to play the Nittany Lions.

The Nittany Lions opened their 2016 season against Kent State as well. James Franklin’s squad won by a score of 33-13.

This will be Penn State’s seventh meeting against Kent State. The Nittany Lions have won all six previous games and last took on the Golden Flashes at Beaver Stadium in 2018. Penn State won 63-10.

It is unknown whether or not Penn State and Nevada will reschedule the game for another open slot during the 2020 season.

Your ad blocker is on.

Please choose an option below.

Sign up for our e-mail newsletter:
OR
Support quality journalism:
Purchase a Subscription!

About the Author

Will Pegler

Will is a sophomore majoring in journalism and is Onward State's assistant sports editor. He is from Darien, Connecticut and is a lifelong Penn State football fan. He loves a good 80's comedy movie, The Office, and the New York Yankees and Giants. You can catch some of his ridiculous sports takes on his Twitter @gritdude and yell at him on his email [email protected]

Comments

Get notified about breaking news
Loading notification service...
Other posts by Will

Justin Shorter To Transfer To Florida

The former five-star recruit out of high school has committed to move to Florida after entering the transfer portal in late November.

Penn State Hoops Bounces Back From Losing Streak With Key Conference Victories

Penn State Hoops Stays Hot In Big Ten Play, Outpaces Michigan 72-63

Overheard On Zeno’s Bathroom Walls

“Get your shit together. Get it all together, and put it in a backpack. All your shit.”

The Official Onward State Senior Bucket List: As Told By Our Readers

For seniors, spring semester means the end of an era. What’s on your bucket list?

Send this to a friend