Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Penn State football adds games against Georgia State, Kent State

Penn State football head coach James Franklin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images file photo)
Penn State football head coach James Franklin. (Justin K. Aller/Getty Images file photo)

PENN STATE announced yesterday it has completed its 2017 football schedule, adding a home game against Georgia State on Sept. 16.

The meeting will be the first between Penn State and Georgia State, which plays in the Sun Belt Conference.

The school also added a game against Kent State, slated for Sept. 18, 2018. The Nittany Lions are 4-0 all-time against Kent State, which it will also host Sept. 2, 2016.

PSU also revealed that its previously announced 2017 game against Pitt at Beaver Stadium will be played Sept. 9, a week before the Georgia State game. The instrastate foes will play every season from 2016 to 2019, alternating the host.

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