1954 Penn State Nittany Lions football team

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1954 Penn State Nittany Lions football
Conference Independent
Ranking
Coaches No. 16
AP No. 20
1954 record 7–2
Head coach Rip Engle (5th year)
Home stadium New Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1953
1955 →

The 1954 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1954 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 25 at No. 6 Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL W 14–12  
October 2 at Syracuse No. 10 Archbold StadiumSyracuse, NY (Rivalry) W 13–0  
October 9 Virginia No. 12 New Beaver FieldUniversity Park, PA W 34–7  
October 16 No. 14 West Virginiadagger No. 9 New Beaver Field • University Park, PA (Rivalry) L 14–19  
October 23 at No. 20 TCU Amon G. Carter StadiumFort Worth, TX L 7–20  
October 30 at Pennsylvania Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA W 35–13  
November 6 Holy Cross New Beaver Field • University Park, PA W 39–7  
November 13 Rutgers New Beaver Field • University Park, PA W 37–14  
November 20 at Pittsburgh Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) W 13–0  
*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.