Tuesday, May 26, 2015

Penn State remains unranked in polls

The Nittany Lions were left out of the polls released Sunday for the second straight week. Just one day after escaping with a 14-10 win at Temple, Penn State received 19 votes in the USA TODAY coaches poll and none in the AP Top 25.

Penn State remains unranked in polls

The Nittany Lions were left out of the polls released Sunday for the second straight week. Just one day after escaping with a 14-10 win at Temple, Penn State received 19 votes in the USA TODAY coaches poll and none in the AP Top 25. 

Oklahoma remains No. 1 in both polls. Wisconsin is the top ranked team in the Big Ten, checking in at No. 6 in the AP poll and No. 7 in the USA TODAY poll. Nebraska is ranked ninth in both. Michigan is ranked 22nd in the AP and 21st in USA TODAY. Illinois is No. 24 in the AP, whle Michigan State is No. 23 in USA TODAY. Ohio State dropped from both polls after its loss to Miami on Saturday.

Penn State hosts Eastern Michigan on Saturday at noon.

--Jake Kaplan

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

Joining Joe this season will be John Stuetz, an intern for The Inquirer and senior at Penn State majoring in print journalism and marketing. This is John's third season covering the Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for the Daily Collegian, the university's student newspaper. A native of Glenside, Montgomery County, John graduated from Cheltenham High School.

For Joe, this will be his fifth season on the paper's Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for United Press International from 1976 to 1984.

Reach Joe at jjuliano@phillynews.com.

Joe Juliano Inquirer Staff Writer
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