Series History

Series History

Penn State
Games 11
Standing PSU leads 6-5
At Lincoln NU leads, 3-2-0
At Memorial Stadium NU leads, 3-2-0
At Happy Valley PSU leads, 4-1-0
Neutral Sites NU leads, 1-0
Current Win streak none

Date

Site

Rank - NU/PSU

Result

Score

1920

Happy Valley

NA

L

0-20

1949

Happy Valley

NA

L

7-22

1950

Lincoln

NA

W

19-0

1951

Lincoln

NA

L

7-15

1952

Happy Valley

NA

L

0-10

1958

Lincoln

NA

W

14-7

1979

Lincoln

NA

W

42-17

1980

Happy Valley

NA

W

21-7

1981

Lincoln

NA

L

24-30

1982

Happy Valley

NA

L

24-27

1983 (Kickoff Classic)

East Rutherford, NJ.

NA

W

44-6

Series Scoring

Total

Average

Nebraska

202

18.4

PSU

161

14.6

Highest NU score

44 pts. in 1983

Widest NU margin

38 in 1983 (44-6)

Highest PSU score

30 in 1981 (30-24)

Widest PSU margin

20 in 1920 (1920)

Highest Scoring game

59 in 1979 (42-17)

Longest NU win streak

3 (1958-1980)

Longest PSU win streak

2 (3 times)

Shutouts by NU

1, 1950

Shutouts by PSU

2, 1920/1952


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