Opponent: University of Southern California Trojans
Location: Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California
Kick-off Time: 5:00 PM.
USC’s Current Won-Loss Record: 9-3, ranked #9 in the country.
Television: ESPN/ABC —This is Penn State’s 172th consecutive game televised.
Extended Forecast: Mostly sunny with a high of 57 to 60 degrees. Wonderful tailgating weather!!
Opponent Head Coach: Clay Helton, who is in his 2nd year at the helm as USC’s head coach, with an overall won-loss record of 15-7.
Opponent: Wisconsin Badgers
Location: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana
Kick-off Time: 8:00 PM airtime, 8:17 PM kickoff
Wisconsin’s Current Won-Loss Record: 10-2, ranked #5 in the country.
Television: Fox Sports — this is Penn State’s 171th consecutive game televised.
Extended Forecast: “Outside”—Partly Sunny, with a high of 40 degrees—great tailgating weather, “Inside the Stadium”— 69 degrees, and air-conditioned.
Opponent Head Coach: Paul Chryst, Big Ten Coach of the Year as selected by the Coaches, 2nd year at Wisconsin, with an overall record —20-5.