1899 Penn State Nittany Lions football team

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1899 Penn State Nittany Lions football
Penn State Football 1899.jpg
Conference Independent
1899 record 4–6–1
Head coach Sam Boyle (1st year)
Home stadium Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1898
1900 →

The 1899 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1899 college football season.[1] The team was coached by Sam Boyle and played its home games on Beaver Field in University Park, Pennsylvania.

Despite the article title, the school did not adopt the Nittany Lion as its mascot until 1907.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 23 Mansfield Beaver Field • State College, PA W 38–0  
September 30 Gettysburg Beaver Field • State College, PA W 40–0  
October 7 at Army The PlainWest Point, NY W 6–0  
October 13 Washington & Jefferson Beaver Field • State College, PA T 0–0  
October 18 at Princeton University FieldPrinceton, NJ L 0–12  
October 21 at Navy Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD L 0–6  
October 28 Dickinson Beaver Field • State College, PA W 15–0  
November 4 vs. Bucknell Williamsport, PA L 0–5  
November 11 at Yale Yale FieldNew Haven, CT L 0–42  
November 17 at Pennsylvania Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA L 0–47  
November 25 at Duquesne Athletic Club Pittsburgh, PA L 5–64  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Penn State Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 9, 2015.