PSU to play Syracuse in 2027, ’28 seasons

UNIVERSITY PARK — Penn State and Syracuse today announced a non-conference home-and-home football series for the 2027 and 2028 seasons.

The Nittany Lions will host the Orange on Sept. 4, 2027 and will travel to Syracuse on Sept. 9, 2028.

This will mark the 72nd and 73rd all-time matchups between the schools, with Penn State leading the series, 43-23-5. The Nittany Lions and Orange last met on Aug. 31, 2013, with Penn State earning a 23-17 victory over Syracuse at MetLife Stadium.

Syracuse’s last trip to Beaver Stadium came on Sept. 12, 2009, with Penn State claiming a 28-7 win.

The Nittany Lions last traveled to Syracuse on Sept. 13, 2008, picking up a 55-13 victory over the Orange.

Penn State has won the last five games of the series overall, dating back to 1989.


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