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1945 Penn State Nittany Lions football
ConferenceIndependent
1945 record5–3
Head coachBob Higgins (16th season)
Home stadiumNew Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1944
1946 →
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The 1945 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1945 college football season.[1] The team was coached by Bob Higgins and played its home games in New Beaver Field in State College, Pennsylvania.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResult
September 29[[{{{school}}}|Muhlenberg]]W 47–7
October 6Colgatedagger
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA
W 27–7
October 13at No. 2 NavyL 0–28
October 20at BucknellW 46–7
November 3Syracuse
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA (rivalry)
W 26–0
November 10Temple
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA
W 27–0
November 17at Michigan StateNo. 12L 0–33
November 24at PittsburghL 0–7
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

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