Seth Lundy's 14 points were one of the lone bright spots in the Nittany Lions' first loss of the season.
Dotson currently leads the Big Ten in total receptions and touchdown catches.
The defensive captain is the second player in the country to accept a Senior Bowl invitation
Penn State returns to the NCAA Tournament for the third straight year.
Penn State and Michigan State are tied 17-17-1 in their all-time series. The Nittany Lions have won the last two matchups, topping the Spartans 39-24 in 2020 and 28-7 in 2019.
Penn State's punter, kicker, and fourth-down quarterback continues to push for the Ray Guy Award as he picks up his third Big Ten accolade on the season.