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PSU football adds games
UNIVERSITY PARK – Penn State announced three non-conference additions to its football schedule for the 2024 and 2026 seasons on Thursday.
The Nittany Lions will host Kent State on Sept. 21, 2024, Marshall on Sept. 5, 2026 and San Jose State on Sept. 19, 2026. With Thursday’s announcement, Penn State’s 2024 schedule is complete. Penn State’s 2020-26 football schedules are available on GoPSUsports.com.
The 2024 matchup with Kent State is a rescheduled game of the canceled 2020 non-conference season due to the pandemic. This will be the seventh all-time matchup between the schools.
The Nittany Lions will welcome Marshall to University Park for the third time, and the first time since 1930. Penn State has won both matchups against the Thundering Herd, 65-0 in 1930 and 26-7 in 1929.
Penn State’s contest vs. San Jose State is a rescheduled game of the canceled 2020 non-conference season due to the pandemic. This will be the first meeting between the two programs.