1899 Penn State Nittany Lions football team
|1899 Penn State Nittany Lions football|
|Head coach||Sam Boyle (1st year)|
|Home stadium||Beaver Field|
The 1899 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1899 college football season. 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.
|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 Plain • West Point, NY||W 6–0|
|October 13||Washington & Jefferson||Beaver Field • State College, PA||T 0–0|
|October 18||at Princeton||University Field • Princeton, NJ||L 0–12|
|October 21||at Navy||Worden Field • Annapolis, 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 Field • New Haven, CT||L 0–42|
|November 17||at Pennsylvania||Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA||L 0–47|
|November 25||at Duquesne Athletic Club||Pittsburgh, PA||L 5–64|
|*Non-conference game. Homecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.|
- "Penn State Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 9, 2015.