Penn St. Yearly Results

1980 : 10-2-0

Coach: Joe Paterno

PA PF W/L Date Opponent Location Notes
54 10 W 09-06-1980 Colgate (NY) State College, PA
25 9 W 09-20-1980 Texas A&M College Station, TX
7 21 L 09-27-1980 Nebraska State College, PA
29 21 W 10-04-1980 Missouri Columbia, MO
24 10 W 10-11-1980 Maryland College Park, MD
24 7 W 10-18-1980 Syracuse (NY) State College, PA
20 15 W 10-25-1980 West Virginia Morgantown, WV
27 12 W 11-01-1980 Miami (FL) State College, PA
21 13 W 11-08-1980 North Carolina St. State College, PA
50 7 W 11-15-1980 Temple (PA) Philadelphia, PA
9 14 L 11-28-1980 Pittsburgh (PA) State College, PA
31 19 W 12-26-1980 Ohio St. Tempe, AZ Fiesta Bowl

1981 : 10-2-0

Coach: Joe Paterno

PA PF W/L Date Opponent Location Notes
52 0 W 09-12-1981 Cincinnati (OH) State College, PA
30 24 W 09-26-1981 Nebraska Lincoln, NE
30 0 W 10-03-1981 Temple (PA) State College, PA
38 7 W 10-10-1981 Boston College (MA) State College, PA
41 16 W 10-17-1981 Syracuse (NY) Syracuse, NY
30 7 W 10-24-1981 West Virginia State College, PA
14 17 L 10-31-1981 Miami (FL) Miami, FL
22 15 W 11-07-1981 North Carolina St. Raleigh, NC
16 31 L 11-14-1981 Alabama State College, PA
24 21 W 11-21-1981 Notre Dame (IN) State College, PA
48 14 W 11-28-1981 Pittsburgh (PA) Pittsburgh, PA
26 10 W 01-01-1982 Southern California Tempe, AZ Fiesta Bowl

1982 : 11-1-0

Coach: Joe Paterno

PA PF W/L Date Opponent Location Notes
31 14 W 09-04-1982 Temple (PA) State College, PA
39 31 W 09-11-1982 Maryland State College, PA
49 14 W 09-18-1982 Rutgers (NJ) State College, PA
27 24 W 09-25-1982 Nebraska State College, PA
21 42 L 10-09-1982 Alabama Birmingham, AL
28 7 W 10-16-1982 Syracuse (NY) State College, PA
24 0 W 10-23-1982 West Virginia Morgantown, WV
52 17 W 10-30-1982 Boston College (MA) Chestnut Hill, MA
54 0 W 11-06-1982 North Carolina St. State College, PA
24 14 W 11-13-1982 Notre Dame (IN) South Bend, IN
19 10 W 11-26-1982 Pittsburgh (PA) State College, PA
27 23 W 01-01-1983 Georgia New Orleans, LA Sugar Bowl

1983 : 8-4-1

Coach: Joe Paterno

PA PF W/L Date Opponent Location Notes
6 44 L 08-29-1983 Nebraska East Rutherford, NJ Kickoff Classic
3 14 L 09-10-1983 Cincinnati (OH) State College, PA
34 42 L 09-17-1983 Iowa State College, PA
23 18 W 09-24-1983 Temple (PA) Philadelphia, PA
36 25 W 10-01-1983 Rutgers (NJ) East Rutherford, NJ
34 28 W 10-08-1983 Alabama State College, PA
17 6 W 10-15-1983 Syracuse (NY) Syracuse, NY
41 23 W 10-22-1983 West Virginia State College, PA
17 27 L 10-29-1983 Boston College (MA) Foxboro, MA
38 21 W 11-05-1983 Brown (RI) State College, PA
34 30 W 11-12-1983 Notre Dame (IN) State College, PA
24 24 T 11-19-1983 Pittsburgh (PA) Pittsburgh, PA
13 10 W 12-26-1983 Washington Honolulu, HI Aloha Bowl

1984 : 6-5-0

Coach: Joe Paterno

PA PF W/L Date Opponent Location Notes
15 12 W 09-08-1984 Rutgers (NJ) State College, PA
20 17 W 09-15-1984 Iowa Iowa City, IA
56 18 W 09-22-1984 William & Mary (VA) State College, PA
3 28 L 09-29-1984 Texas East Rutherford, NJ
25 24 W 10-06-1984 Maryland State College, PA
0 6 L 10-13-1984 Alabama Tuscaloosa, AL
21 3 W 10-20-1984 Syracuse (NY) State College, PA
14 17 L 10-27-1984 West Virginia Morgantown, WV
37 30 W 11-03-1984 Boston College (MA) State College, PA
7 44 L 11-17-1984 Notre Dame (IN) South Bend, IN
11 31 L 11-24-1984 Pittsburgh (PA) State College, PA