1938 Penn State Nittany Lions football team

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1938 Penn State Nittany Lions football
Conference Independent
1938 record 3–4–1
Head coach Bob Higgins (9th season)
Home stadium New Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1937
1939 →
1938 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 18 Villanova         8 0 1
No. 9 Holy Cross         8 1 0
No. 5 Notre Dame         8 1 0
No. 8 Pittsburgh         8 2 0
Army         7 2 0
No. 6 Carnegie Tech         7 2 0
No. 20 Dartmouth         7 2 0
Boston College         6 1 2
No. 15 Fordham         6 1 2
St. Mary's (CA)         6 2 0
Navy         4 3 2
Penn State         3 4 1
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1938 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1938 college football season.[1] The team was coached by Bob Higgins and played its home games in New Beaver Field in University Park, Pennsylvania.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
October 1 Maryland New Beaver FieldState College, PA (Rivalry) W 33–0  
October 8 Bucknelldagger New Beaver Field • State College, PA L 0–14  
October 15 at Lehigh Taylor StadiumBethlehem, PA W 59–6  
October 22 at Cornell Schoellkopf FieldIthaca, NY L 6–21  
October 29 Syracuse New Beaver Field • State College, PA (Rivalry) W 33–6  
November 5 Lafayette New Beaver Field • State College, PA L 0–7  
November 12 at Penn Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA T 7–7  
November 19 at No. 5 Pittsburgh Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA (Rivalry) L 0–26  
*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 (1935-1939)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved August 10, 2015.