Night Game Schedules Set for Fall

Nittany Lions hosts Iowa Nov. 5 at 7:30 p.m. for Military Appreciation game and visits Rutgers Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. on the Big Ten Network

The Nittany Lions will host Iowa Nov. 5 at 7:30 p.m. for Military Appreciation game, and play at Rutgers Nov. 19 at 8 p.m. Both of these primetime games will air on the Big Ten Network. These are the first November night games for the Nittany Lions since 1987.


The pair of November primetime games mark the first time the Nittany Lions will play a night game in the month of November since visiting Pittsburgh on November 14, 1987.

These games are in addition to the previously-announced matchup between Penn State and Ohio State that will meet under the lights at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 22, and will be televised on either ABC, ESPN or ESPN2.

In addition to the television arrangements, Penn State’s games will also be available on the Penn State Sports Network and

Season tickets for the 2016 season, including five Big Ten home games for the first time are on sale, with nearly 3,000 new season tickets already sold. There is no increase in the price of Penn State football season tickets or Nittany Lion Club donation levels for the upcoming season.

For information on joining the Nittany Lion Club and purchasing new 2016 season tickets, as well as club seating in Beaver Stadium, fans can visit, call 1-800-NITTANY weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. or visit the Bryce Jordan Center ticket office weekdays from 10 a.m-6 p.m.

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