2021 Penn State Nittany Lions Schedule


Records include games against Division I opponents only.
Streaks include games against all opponents.
All times are Eastern

Records


  • Overall

    5-6

  • Home

    4-2

  • Road

    1-4

  • Neutral

    0-0

  • Conf

    2-5
  • Non
    Conf

    3-1
  • Post
    Season

    0-0

Last 10 / Streaks


  • Last 10

    4-6

  • Streak

    2W
  • Home
    Streak

    2W
  • Road
    Streak

    4L

Rankings / Strength of Schedule (SOS)


  • NET

    39

  • RPI

    74
    (0.5663)
  • Non-Conference
    RPI

    22
    (0.6273)

  • ELO

    84
    (1465)

  • SOS

    11
    (0.6144)
  • Non-Conference
    SOS

    19
    (0.6198)

Quadrant Records - NET


  • Quadrant 1

    1-5

  • Quadrant 2

    2-1

  • Quadrant 3

    1-0

  • Quadrant 4

    1-0

Quadrant Records - RPI


  • Quadrant 1

    1-4

  • Quadrant 2

    2-2

  • Quadrant 3

    1-0

  • Quadrant 4

    1-0

Schedule

  • +
    NOV
    28
    SAT
     
    VMI
    (5-8) RPI: 200NET: 179
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   86 - 65
    1 2 Total
    VMI 35 30 65
    Penn State 37 49 86
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 179
    Opponent RPI: 200
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    VMI 22-52
    42.3%
    13-24
    54.2%
    9-28
    32.1%
    51.0% 12-19
    63.2%
    11 25 9 5 0 25 13 65
    Penn State 31-72
    43.1%
    20-36
    55.6%
    11-36
    30.6%
    50.7% 13-14
    92.9%
    16 24 7 18 4 11 18 86
  • +
    DEC
    2
    WED
     
    VCU
    (11-4) RPI: 58NET: 44
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   72 - 69
    1 2 Total
    VCU 32 37 69
    Penn State 35 37 72
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 44
    Opponent RPI: 58
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    VCU 24-54
    44.4%
    19-40
    47.5%
    5-14
    35.7%
    49.1% 16-22
    72.7%
    8 26 12 6 2 16 20 69
    Penn State 25-61
    41.0%
    16-35
    45.7%
    9-26
    34.6%
    48.4% 13-19
    68.4%
    12 25 14 9 3 15 19 72
  • +
    DEC
    6
    SUN
     
    Seton Hall
    (9-6) RPI: 44NET: 53
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TV: BTN
    L   92 - 98
    (1 OT)
    1 2 OT1 Total
    Seton Hall 34 50 14 98
    Penn State 45 39 8 92
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 53
    Opponent RPI: 44
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Seton Hall 34-64
    53.1%
    27-41
    65.9%
    7-23
    30.4%
    58.6% 23-35
    65.7%
    10 25 19 10 4 12 19 98
    Penn State 32-70
    45.7%
    19-36
    52.8%
    13-34
    38.2%
    55.0% 15-19
    78.9%
    12 25 20 5 2 15 29 92
  • ACC/Big Ten Challenge presented by Continental Tire
  • +
    DEC
    8
    TUE
    AT
    # 20
    Virginia Tech
    (11-3) RPI: 36NET: 49
    Blacksburg, VA
    Cassell Coliseum
    TV: ESPNU
    W   75 - 55
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 42 33 75
    Virginia Tech 23 32 55
    Location: Blacksburg, VA
    Arena: Cassell Coliseum

    Opponent NET: 49
    Opponent RPI: 36
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 30-60
    50.0%
    18-37
    48.6%
    12-23
    52.2%
    60.0% 3-8
    37.5%
    8 25 15 6 6 5 17 75
    Virginia Tech 20-54
    37.0%
    14-32
    43.8%
    6-22
    27.3%
    42.6% 9-18
    50.0%
    15 24 8 1 3 14 12 55
  •  
  • +
    DEC
    13
    SUN
    AT
    # 4
    Michigan
    (13-1) RPI: 2NET: 3
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Crisler Center
    TV: BTN
    L   58 - 62
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 27 31 58
    Michigan 36 26 62
    Location: Ann Arbor, MI
    Arena: Crisler Center

    Opponent NET: 3
    Opponent RPI: 2
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 20-65
    30.8%
    13-46
    28.3%
    7-19
    36.8%
    36.2% 11-15
    73.3%
    13 22 10 7 2 8 17 58
    Michigan 20-45
    44.4%
    15-31
    48.4%
    5-14
    35.7%
    50.0% 17-20
    85.0%
    4 32 13 0 8 16 16 62
  • +
    DEC
    23
    WED
    # 19
    Illinois
    (10-5) RPI: 47NET: 8
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TV: BTN
    L   81 - 98
    1 2 Total
    Illinois 43 55 98
    Penn State 43 38 81
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 8
    Opponent RPI: 47
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois 35-63
    55.6%
    30-47
    63.8%
    5-16
    31.2%
    59.5% 23-28
    82.1%
    14 22 20 5 2 10 15 98
    Penn State 35-65
    53.8%
    28-42
    66.7%
    7-23
    30.4%
    59.2% 4-7
    57.1%
    8 17 15 6 5 12 23 81
  • +
    DEC
    30
    WED
    AT
     
    Indiana
    (9-7) RPI: 69NET: 45
    Bloomington, IN
    Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall
    L   85 - 87
    (1 OT)
    1 2 OT1 Total
    Penn State 33 47 5 85
    Indiana 38 42 7 87
    Location: Bloomington, IN
    Arena: Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall

    Opponent NET: 45
    Opponent RPI: 69
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 31-65
    47.7%
    19-37
    51.4%
    12-28
    42.9%
    56.9% 11-15
    73.3%
    13 21 13 7 2 15 20 85
    Indiana 32-56
    57.1%
    26-37
    70.3%
    6-19
    31.6%
    62.5% 17-21
    81.0%
    4 22 15 5 8 13 18 87
  • JAN
    12
    TUE
     
    Rutgers
    (8-6) RPI: 64NET: 48
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    Postponed
    1 2 Total
    Rutgers 0
    Penn State 0
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 48
    Opponent RPI: 64
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Rutgers 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • +
    JAN
    17
    SUN
    AT
     
    Purdue
    (11-6) RPI: 27NET: 31
    West Lafayette, IN
    Mackey Arena
    L   72 - 80
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 32 40 72
    Purdue 33 47 80
    Location: West Lafayette, IN
    Arena: Mackey Arena

    Opponent NET: 31
    Opponent RPI: 27
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 27-82
    32.9%
    17-43
    39.5%
    10-39
    25.6%
    39.0% 8-13
    61.5%
    23 26 11 7 3 7 27 72
    Purdue 25-62
    40.3%
    19-30
    63.3%
    6-32
    18.8%
    45.2% 24-33
    72.7%
    14 33 12 5 7 12 16 80
  • +
    JAN
    19
    TUE
    AT
    # 19
    Illinois
    (10-5) RPI: 47NET: 8
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    L   65 - 79
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 28 37 65
    Illinois 42 37 79
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 8
    Opponent RPI: 47
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 21-62
    33.9%
    14-44
    31.8%
    7-18
    38.9%
    39.5% 16-21
    76.2%
    16 24 8 10 0 16 26 65
    Illinois 26-57
    45.6%
    19-34
    55.9%
    7-23
    30.4%
    51.8% 20-28
    71.4%
    8 27 18 7 8 15 21 79
  • +
    JAN
    21
    THU
     
    Rutgers
    (8-6) RPI: 64NET: 48
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   75 - 67
    1 2 Total
    Rutgers 24 43 67
    Penn State 34 41 75
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 48
    Opponent RPI: 64
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Rutgers 27-61
    44.3%
    20-44
    45.5%
    7-17
    41.2%
    50.0% 6-11
    54.5%
    7 20 18 8 2 12 18 67
    Penn State 27-55
    49.1%
    21-36
    58.3%
    6-19
    31.6%
    54.5% 15-24
    62.5%
    12 28 16 10 2 15 11 75
  • +
    JAN
    23
    SAT
     
    Northwestern
    (5-8) RPI: 114NET: 76
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TV: BTN
    W   81 - 78
    1 2 Total
    Northwestern 33 45 78
    Penn State 38 43 81
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 76
    Opponent RPI: 114
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 29-59
    49.2%
    18-33
    54.5%
    11-26
    42.3%
    58.5% 9-12
    75.0%
    5 20 16 8 2 14 20 78
    Penn State 26-55
    47.3%
    17-35
    48.6%
    9-20
    45.0%
    55.5% 20-26
    76.9%
    13 25 12 10 4 16 15 81
  • JAN
    27
    WED
    # 14
    Wisconsin
    (12-4) RPI: 41NET: 18
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Wisconsin 0
    Penn State 0
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 18
    Opponent RPI: 41
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Wisconsin 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • JAN
    30
    SAT
    AT
     
    Nebraska
    (3-8) RPI: 214NET: 160
    Lincoln, NE
    Pinnacle Bank Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 0
    Nebraska 0
    Location: Lincoln, NE
    Arena: Pinnacle Bank Arena

    Opponent NET: 160
    Opponent RPI: 214
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Nebraska 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    2
    TUE
    AT
    # 14
    Wisconsin
    (12-4) RPI: 41NET: 18
    Madison, WI
    Kohl Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 0
    Wisconsin 0
    Location: Madison, WI
    Arena: Kohl Center

    Opponent NET: 18
    Opponent RPI: 41
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Wisconsin 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    5
    FRI
     
    Maryland
    (8-7) RPI: 19NET: 37
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Maryland 0
    Penn State 0
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 37
    Opponent RPI: 19
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Maryland 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    9
    TUE
    AT
     
    Michigan State
    (8-4) RPI: 149NET: 85
    East Lansing, MI
    Breslin Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 0
    Michigan State 0
    Location: East Lansing, MI
    Arena: Breslin Center

    Opponent NET: 85
    Opponent RPI: 149
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Michigan State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    14
    SUN
     
    Nebraska
    (3-8) RPI: 214NET: 160
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Nebraska 0
    Penn State 0
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 160
    Opponent RPI: 214
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Nebraska 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    18
    THU
    # 13
    Ohio State
    (12-4) RPI: 17NET: 17
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Ohio State 0
    Penn State 0
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 17
    Opponent RPI: 17
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ohio State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    21
    SUN
    AT
    # 7
    Iowa
    (12-3) RPI: 43NET: 5
    Iowa City, IA
    Carver-Hawkeye Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 0
    Iowa 0
    Location: Iowa City, IA
    Arena: Carver-Hawkeye Arena

    Opponent NET: 5
    Opponent RPI: 43
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Iowa 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    26
    FRI
     
    Purdue
    (11-6) RPI: 27NET: 31
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Purdue 0
    Penn State 0
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 31
    Opponent RPI: 27
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Purdue 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • MAR
    3
    WED
    # 21
    Minnesota
    (11-5) RPI: 20NET: 35
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Minnesota 0
    Penn State 0
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 35
    Opponent RPI: 20
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Minnesota 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • MAR
    7
    SUN
    AT
     
    Maryland
    (8-7) RPI: 19NET: 37
    College Park, MD
    XFINITY Center
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Penn State 0
    Maryland 0
    Location: College Park, MD
    Arena: XFINITY Center

    Opponent NET: 37
    Opponent RPI: 19
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Maryland 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0