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Penn State ranked 25th in USA TODAY poll

Penn State (5-1, 2-0 Big Ten) re-entered the USA TODAY coaches poll on Sunday, checking in at No. 25.

Penn State ranked 25th in USA TODAY poll

Penn State (5-1, 2-0 Big Ten) re-entered the USA TODAY coaches poll on Sunday, checking in at No. 25. Penn State beat Iowa 13-3 on Saturday at Beaver Stadium. 

The Nittany Lions are not ranked in the AP Top 25 but received 22 points, the fifth-most of any team outside the Top 25. 

Penn State is now one of six Big Ten teams ranked in the coaches poll. Wisconsin (No. 4), Michigan (No. 10), Nebraska (No. 14), Illinois (No. 15) and Michigan State (No. 19) are all ranked.

--Jake Kaplan

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Joe Juliano has been a staff writer for The Inquirer for 20 years, covering college sports, golf and the Penn Relays.

This season is Joe's fourth season on the paper's Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for United Press International from 1976 to 1984.

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