1952 Penn State Nittany Lions football team

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1952 Penn State Nittany Lions football
Conference Independent
1952 record 7–2–1
Head coach Rip Engle (3rd year)
Home stadium New Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1951
1953 →

The 1952 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1952 college football season.[1] The team was coached by Rip Engle and played its home games in New Beaver Field in University Park, Pennsylvania.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 20 Temple New Beaver FieldState College, PA W 20–13  
September 27 Purdue New Beaver Field • State College, PA T 20–20  
October 4 William & Mary New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 35–23  
October 11 at West Virginia No. 20 Mountaineer FieldMorgantown, WV (Rivalry) W 35–21  
October 18 Nebraskadagger No. 19 New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 10–0  
October 25 at No. 1 Michigan State No. 19 Macklin StadiumEast Lansing, MI (Rivalry) L 7–34  
November 1 at No. 17 Pennsylvania Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA W 14–7  
November 8 at Syracuse No. 15 Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY (Rivalry) L 7–25  
November 15 Rutgers New Beaver Field • State College, PA W 7–6  
November 22 at No. 16 Pittsburgh Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) W 17–0  
*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 (1950-1954)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 26, 2015.