Penn State and Syracuse Football announce home series in 2027 and 2028
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pennsylvania. – Penn State and Syracuse Football announced a non-conference home and away series for the 2027 and 2028 seasons. The Nittany Lions will host the Orange on Sept. 4, 2027 and travel to Syracuse on Sept. 9, 2028.
It will mark the 72nd and 73rd all-time matchups between the schools, with Penn State leading the series, 43-23-5. The Nittany Lions and Orange last met on August 31, 2013, with Penn State earning a 23-17 win over Syracuse at MetLife Stadium.
Syracuse’s last trip to Beaver Stadium was on September 12, 2009, with Penn State picking up a 28-7 win. The Nittany Lions last traveled to Syracuse on September 13, 2008, earning a 55-13 win over the Orange. Penn State has won the last five games in the series overall, dating back to 1989.
A total of 38 men of letters are returning for Penn State in 2022. The Nittany Lions are returning 12 starters – six on offense, five on defense and one on special teams. PSU will face nine teams that participated in a bowling match during the 2021 campaign.
For more information on Nittany Lion Club membership and reserving new season tickets for the 2022 Penn State Football season presented by PSECU, as well as club seating at Beaver Stadium, fans can visit www.PSUnrivaled .com, call 1-800-NITTANY weekdays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.