November 24, 2013 |
STATE COLLEGE - On the fringe of Penn State's campus, the daunting steel football haven that is Beaver Stadium sits quietly for 358 days a year. But on those seven Saturdays, the second-largest stadium in North America and the area around it filled with burgers and beers come alive. In the last few years, however, fewer people have made the pilgrimage to watch the Nittany Lions, and the stadium's attendance numbers are down for the sixth straight season. Granted, this season's average (96,266)
September 18, 2010
Who: Kent State (1-1) at No. 22 Penn State (1-1) When: Today, 12:01 p.m. Where: Beaver Stadium, State College TV: ESPN2. Radio: WNTP (990-AM), WPNV (1440-AM)
September 11, 2012
The time for the Temple football game at Penn State on Sept. 22 has been set for 3:30 p.m. at Beaver Stadium. 6ABC or ESPN2 will televise the game.
January 29, 2013
Penn State athletic director Dave Joyner announced Monday that Virginia will not play a football game on Sept. 14 at Beaver Stadium in order to play its own home game on that date. "We are working with Virginia to reschedule the game for Beaver Stadium in a future season," Joyner said in a statement. "We have begun discussions to find an opponent for the Sept. 14. "
May 8, 2013
Penn State will play three night games during the 2013 season, two in Beaver Stadium. Monday, the Nittany Lions announced that their Sept. 14 game against Central Florida will start at 6 p.m. The contest will air on the Big Ten Network. It will be the first evening BTN telecast from Beaver Stadium. The Nittany Lions will also play in the evening this season against Michigan (Oct. 12, 5 p.m.) and at Ohio State (Oct. 26, 8 p.m.).
September 13, 2010 |
The kickoff time for Temple's football game at Penn State on Saturday, Sept. 25 has been set for 3:30 p.m. The game will be televised live nationally on the Big Ten Network from Beaver Stadium.
October 16, 2012
Penn State's game against Ohio State on Oct. 27 at Beaver Stadium is scheduled for a 5:30 p.m. kickoff, the Big Ten announced. The game, originally scheduled for 6 p.m., will be televised by ESPN.
July 22, 2010
Penn State will play Navy in 2012, their first meeting since 1974. The game is scheduled for Sept. 15 at Beaver Stadium. That date previously had been set for a Temple-Penn State game, which has been moved a week later to Sept. 22. Penn State visits Virginia on Sept. 8. Penn State and Navy have played 37 times, with the Nittany Lions leading the series, 18-17-2. The series began in 1894 with a 6-6 tie in Annapolis, Md. "Navy was our season-opening opponent a number of times in the 1960s and '70s and we've had many memorable games against the Midshipmen," PSU athletic director Tim Curley said.
October 28, 2005 |
Penn State coach Joe Paterno is on the cover of this week's issue of Sports Illustrated on Campus, an edition that features a definitive list of 102 More Things to Do Before Graduation. Topping the magazine's annual list: Camp out for tickets at Penn State's Paternoville, the home of Beaver Stadium that was just named the top 2005 game-day destination by the magazine's editors. The magazine became available on selected college campuses on Thursday.