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Penn State Football Team Records

1887-2018

RECORD (1887-2018)                        

887-391-42

UNDEFEATED SEASONS                             

1887 (2-0), 1894 (6-0-1), 1911 (8-0-1), 1912 (8-0), 1947 (9-0-1), 1968 (11-0), 1969 (11-0),

1973 (12-0), 1986 (12-0), 1994 (12-0)

NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS                       

1982, 1986

BIG TEN CHAMPIONSHIPS                         

1994, 2005 (tie), 2008 (tie), 2016

BIG TEN EAST DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIPS

 2016

LAMBERT-MEADOWLANDS TROPHY (top Eastern team)

1947, 1961-62, 1964, 1967-69, 1971-75, 1977-78, 1981-82, 1985-86, 1989-91, 1994, 1996-98, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2013,2016

BOWL SEASONS

1922, 1947, 1959-62, 1967-1969, 1971-1983, 1985-1987, 1989-1999, 2002, 2005-2011, 2014-16

BOWL RECORD                                            

29-18-2

TOP TEN END-OF-SEASON NATIONAL RANKINGS                          

1947 (4), 1962 (9), 1967 (10), 1968 (2), 1971 (5), 1972 (8), 1973 (5), 1974 (7), 1975 (10), 1977 (4), 1978 (4), 1980 (8), 1981 (3), 1982 (1), 1985 (3), 1986 (1), 1990 (10), 1991 (3), 1993 (7), 1994 (2), 1996 (7), 2005 (3), 2008 (8), 2009 (8), 2016 (7)

LONGEST WINNING STREAK                       

23 (1968-1970)

LONGEST UNDEFEATED STREAK               

31 (1967-1970)

MOST POINTS SCORED                  

Season - 564 (47.0 per game) – 1994 season (12 games including 1995 Rose Bowl)

Game - 109 - 1920 vs. LebanonValley

FEWEST POINTS ALLOWED (Season)                     

40 (4.0 per game) – 1947 season (10 games including 1948 Cotton Bowl)

NCAA TEAM RECORDS

Fewest yards allowed in a game – minus 47 (1947 vs. Syracuse)

Fewest rushing yards allowed per game in a season – 17.0 (1947)

Fewest yards allowed per rush in a season – 0.64 (1947)

Fewest passing yards allowed per game in a season – 13.1 (1938)

Consecutive non-losing seasons – 49 (1939-87)

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