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1958 Penn State Nittany Lions football
ConferenceIndependent
1958 record6–3–1
Head coachRip Engle (9th season)
Home stadiumNew Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1957
1959 →
1958 NCAA University Division independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 3 Army         8 0 1
No. 6 Air Force         9 0 2
No. 9 Syracuse         8 2 0
No. 19 Oklahoma State         8 3 0
Boston College         7 3 0
Florida State         7 4 0
Holy Cross         6 3 0
Navy         6 3 0
Penn State         6 3 1
No. 17 Notre Dame         6 4 0
Pacific (CA)         6 4 0
Villanova         6 4 0
Pittsburgh         5 4 1
Detroit         4 4 1
Boston University         4 5 0
San Jose State         4 5 0
Texas Tech         3 7 0
Marquette         2 7 1
Drake         2 7 0
Dayton         2 8 0
Miami (FL)         2 8 0
Colgate         1 8 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1958 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1958 NCAA University Division football season.[1] The team was coached by Rip Engle and played its home games in New Beaver Field in University Park, Pennsylvania.

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 20at NebraskaL 7–14
September 27at PennW 43–0
October 4at No. 5 ArmyL 0–26
October 11MarquettedaggerW 40–8
October 18at Boston UniversityW 34–0
October 25Syracuse
  • New Beaver Field
  • University Park, PA (rivalry)
L 6–14
November 1Furman
  • New Beaver Field
  • University Park, PA
W 36–0
November 8at West VirginiaT 14–14
November 15Holy Cross
  • New Beaver Field
  • University Park, PA
W 32–0
November 27at No. 19 PittsburghW 25–21
  • daggerHomecoming
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

ReferencesEdit

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