|1890 Penn State Nittany Lions football|
|Home stadium||Old Main lawn|
The 1890 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1890 college football season. The team played its home games on the Old Main lawn in University Park, Pennsylvania.
Despite the article title, the school did not adopt the Nittany Lion as its mascot until 1907.
|October 10||at Penn||Philadelphia, PA||L 0–20|
|October 12||at Franklin & Marshall||Lancaster, PA||L 0–10|
|November 15||Altoona Athletic Association||W 68–0|
|November 27||at Bellefonte Academy||Bellefonte, PA||W 23–0|
- ↑ "Penn State Yearly Results (1890-1894)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/p/penn_state/1890-1894_yearly_results.php. Retrieved August 9, 2015.
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