2021 Penn State Nittany Lions Schedule


Records include games against Division I opponents only.
Streaks include games against all opponents.
All times are Eastern

Records


  • Overall

    9-14

  • Home

    6-7

  • Road

    3-7

  • Neutral

    0-0

  • Conf

    6-13
  • Non
    Conf

    3-1
  • Post
    Season

    0-0

Last 10 / Streaks


  • Last 10

    3-7

  • Streak

    3L
  • Home
    Streak

    1L
  • Road
    Streak

    5L

Rankings / Strength of Schedule (SOS)


  • NET

    89

  • RPI

    150
    (0.5086)
  • Non-Conference
    RPI

    77
    (0.5737)

  • ELO

    165
    (1340)

  • SOS

    30
    (0.5588)
  • Non-Conference
    SOS

    154
    (0.5150)

Quadrant Records - NET


  • Quadrant 1

    1-9

  • Quadrant 2

    2-3

  • Quadrant 3

    4-2

  • Quadrant 4

    2-0

Quadrant Records - RPI


  • Quadrant 1

    0-8

  • Quadrant 2

    1-2

  • Quadrant 3

    5-2

  • Quadrant 4

    3-2

Schedule

  • +
    NOV
    25
    WED
     
    Coppin State
    (2-12) RPI: 298NET: 333
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   84 - 45
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Coppin State 11 15 9 10 45
    Penn State 20 22 16 26 84
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 333
    Opponent RPI: 298
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Coppin State 18-71
    25.4%
    13-40
    32.5%
    5-31
    16.1%
    28.9% 4-10
    40.0%
    16 22 11 7 3 17 21 45
    Penn State 32-69
    46.4%
    25-47
    53.2%
    7-22
    31.8%
    51.4% 13-24
    54.2%
    19 40 16 8 7 18 16 84
  • +
    NOV
    30
    MON
     
    Saint Francis (PA)
    (14-8) RPI: 126NET: 214
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   87 - 54
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Saint Francis (PA) 16 6 19 13 54
    Penn State 18 18 22 29 87
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 214
    Opponent RPI: 126
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Saint Francis (PA) 19-57
    33.3%
    13-27
    48.1%
    6-30
    20.0%
    38.6% 10-13
    76.9%
    9 20 7 6 3 22 21 54
    Penn State 34-60
    56.7%
    29-50
    58.0%
    5-10
    50.0%
    60.8% 14-24
    58.3%
    11 29 15 12 2 17 16 87
  • +
    DEC
    3
    THU
     
    Rhode Island
    (11-7) RPI: 109NET: 102
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   70 - 69
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Rhode Island 17 15 17 20 69
    Penn State 18 16 17 19 70
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 102
    Opponent RPI: 109
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Rhode Island 27-53
    50.9%
    19-30
    63.3%
    8-23
    34.8%
    58.5% 7-11
    63.6%
    9 25 16 5 1 17 17 69
    Penn State 23-55
    41.8%
    16-31
    51.6%
    7-24
    29.2%
    48.2% 17-19
    89.5%
    8 19 12 9 3 9 11 70
  • +
    DEC
    6
    SUN
    AT
     
    Syracuse
    (13-8) RPI: 35NET: 43
    Syracuse, NY
    Carrier Dome
    L   72 - 82
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 22 10 21 19 72
    Syracuse 14 19 28 21 82
    Location: Syracuse, NY
    Arena: Carrier Dome

    Opponent NET: 43
    Opponent RPI: 35
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 28-76
    36.8%
    18-43
    41.9%
    10-33
    30.3%
    43.4% 6-11
    54.5%
    17 35 17 6 3 24 20 72
    Syracuse 30-79
    38.0%
    25-50
    50.0%
    5-29
    17.2%
    41.1% 17-26
    65.4%
    18 35 12 12 6 17 16 82
  • +
    DEC
    20
    SUN
     
    Purdue
    (7-15) RPI: 203NET: 119
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TV: BTN
    L   87 - 91
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Purdue 27 19 21 24 91
    Penn State 19 20 29 19 87
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 119
    Opponent RPI: 203
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Purdue 31-55
    56.4%
    22-40
    55.0%
    9-15
    60.0%
    64.5% 20-26
    76.9%
    6 28 19 9 2 19 16 91
    Penn State 37-76
    48.7%
    33-62
    53.2%
    4-14
    28.6%
    51.3% 9-10
    90.0%
    10 21 10 11 3 13 20 87
  • +
    DEC
    31
    THU
    # 8
    Maryland
    (21-2) RPI: 6NET: 5
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    L   82 - 96
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Maryland 16 32 21 27 96
    Penn State 15 24 21 22 82
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 5
    Opponent RPI: 6
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Maryland 38-76
    50.0%
    34-57
    59.6%
    4-19
    21.1%
    52.6% 16-22
    72.7%
    16 26 21 13 2 11 18 96
    Penn State 28-67
    41.8%
    17-44
    38.6%
    11-23
    47.8%
    50.0% 15-19
    78.9%
    13 25 17 2 1 19 20 82
  • +
    JAN
    4
    MON
    AT
    # 22
    Ohio State
    (13-7) RPI: 42NET: 22
    Columbus, OH
    Value City Arena
    L   69 - 82
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 12 19 22 16 69
    Ohio State 22 25 19 16 82
    Location: Columbus, OH
    Arena: Value City Arena

    Opponent NET: 22
    Opponent RPI: 42
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 28-68
    41.2%
    22-47
    46.8%
    6-21
    28.6%
    45.6% 7-16
    43.8%
    10 29 8 5 3 15 13 69
    Ohio State 31-70
    44.3%
    24-45
    53.3%
    7-25
    28.0%
    49.3% 13-16
    81.2%
    11 34 13 9 8 14 15 82
  • +
    JAN
    7
    THU
    # 10
    Indiana
    (18-4) RPI: 23NET: 9
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    L   64 - 85
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Indiana 19 14 27 25 85
    Penn State 16 14 20 14 64
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 9
    Opponent RPI: 23
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Indiana 35-68
    51.5%
    31-50
    62.0%
    4-18
    22.2%
    54.4% 11-13
    84.6%
    6 26 24 6 6 2 13 85
    Penn State 24-61
    39.3%
    19-42
    45.2%
    5-19
    26.3%
    43.4% 11-14
    78.6%
    11 27 11 1 5 16 13 64
  • +
    JAN
    10
    SUN
    AT
     
    Minnesota
    (8-12) RPI: 170NET: 134
    Minneapolis, MN
    Williams Arena
    W   69 - 60
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 15 18 21 15 69
    Minnesota 14 20 10 16 60
    Location: Minneapolis, MN
    Arena: Williams Arena

    Opponent NET: 134
    Opponent RPI: 170
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 22-61
    36.1%
    13-35
    37.1%
    9-26
    34.6%
    43.4% 16-22
    72.7%
    11 26 11 8 0 19 20 69
    Minnesota 20-64
    31.2%
    15-36
    41.7%
    5-28
    17.9%
    35.2% 15-20
    75.0%
    9 22 16 11 4 13 24 60
  • +
    JAN
    17
    SUN
     
    Northwestern
    (13-7) RPI: 77NET: 33
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    L   50 - 67
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Northwestern 14 18 20 15 67
    Penn State 10 8 19 13 50
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 33
    Opponent RPI: 77
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northwestern 29-63
    46.0%
    26-47
    55.3%
    3-16
    18.8%
    48.4% 6-14
    42.9%
    14 27 18 17 2 22 16 67
    Penn State 17-46
    37.0%
    13-33
    39.4%
    4-13
    30.8%
    41.3% 12-19
    63.2%
    7 23 11 12 1 27 16 50
  • +
    JAN
    25
    MON
     
    Minnesota
    (8-12) RPI: 170NET: 134
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    L   76 - 85
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Minnesota 21 20 12 32 85
    Penn State 19 20 21 16 76
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 134
    Opponent RPI: 170
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Minnesota 30-72
    41.7%
    20-43
    46.5%
    10-29
    34.5%
    48.6% 15-19
    78.9%
    17 31 22 8 1 13 14 85
    Penn State 31-73
    42.5%
    23-46
    50.0%
    8-27
    29.6%
    47.9% 6-8
    75.0%
    13 26 16 4 2 16 16 76
  • +
    JAN
    28
    THU
    AT
     
    Illinois
    (4-17) RPI: 275NET: 174
    Champaign, IL
    State Farm Center
    W   80 - 76
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 18 15 28 19 80
    Illinois 18 14 20 24 76
    Location: Champaign, IL
    Arena: State Farm Center

    Opponent NET: 174
    Opponent RPI: 275
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 30-70
    42.9%
    24-47
    51.1%
    6-23
    26.1%
    47.1% 14-18
    77.8%
    8 35 15 6 2 10 13 80
    Illinois 30-73
    41.1%
    20-52
    38.5%
    10-21
    47.6%
    47.9% 6-9
    66.7%
    8 34 18 4 4 12 16 76
  • +
    JAN
    31
    SUN
    AT
     
    Purdue
    (7-15) RPI: 203NET: 119
    West Lafayette, IN
    Mackey Arena
    W   80 - 70
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 9 23 25 23 80
    Purdue 19 13 18 20 70
    Location: West Lafayette, IN
    Arena: Mackey Arena

    Opponent NET: 119
    Opponent RPI: 203
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 30-70
    42.9%
    20-47
    42.6%
    10-23
    43.5%
    50.0% 10-15
    66.7%
    9 22 21 15 3 9 13 80
    Purdue 28-63
    44.4%
    25-43
    58.1%
    3-20
    15.0%
    46.8% 11-15
    73.3%
    15 31 23 8 2 24 15 70
  • +
    FEB
    4
    THU
     
    Nebraska
    (11-11) RPI: 98NET: 77
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   85 - 74
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Nebraska 12 28 18 16 74
    Penn State 20 24 15 26 85
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 77
    Opponent RPI: 98
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Nebraska 30-72
    41.7%
    20-45
    44.4%
    10-27
    37.0%
    48.6% 4-12
    33.3%
    11 30 21 6 5 12 21 74
    Penn State 25-67
    37.3%
    16-37
    43.2%
    9-30
    30.0%
    44.0% 26-32
    81.2%
    15 35 15 7 3 9 15 85
  • +
    FEB
    7
    SUN
     
    Wisconsin
    (5-18) RPI: 240NET: 157
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   98 - 74
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Wisconsin 19 17 18 20 74
    Penn State 21 24 27 26 98
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 157
    Opponent RPI: 240
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Wisconsin 26-55
    47.3%
    21-37
    56.8%
    5-18
    27.8%
    51.8% 17-23
    73.9%
    17 27 14 2 4 22 12 74
    Penn State 39-75
    52.0%
    27-46
    58.7%
    12-29
    41.4%
    60.0% 8-12
    66.7%
    10 14 26 15 1 3 18 98
  • +
    FEB
    10
    WED
    AT
    # 10
    Indiana
    (18-4) RPI: 23NET: 9
    Bloomington, IN
    Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall
    L   65 - 90
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 20 20 11 14 65
    Indiana 22 17 26 25 90
    Location: Bloomington, IN
    Arena: Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall

    Opponent NET: 9
    Opponent RPI: 23
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 25-62
    40.3%
    18-47
    38.3%
    7-15
    46.7%
    46.0% 8-12
    66.7%
    8 24 11 6 2 19 19 65
    Indiana 34-66
    51.5%
    28-51
    54.9%
    6-15
    40.0%
    56.1% 16-22
    72.7%
    12 31 18 10 4 13 12 90
  • +
    FEB
    13
    SAT
     
    Michigan State
    (13-7) RPI: 83NET: 41
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    TV: BTN
    L   65 - 78
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Michigan State 22 26 17 13 78
    Penn State 11 15 17 22 65
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 41
    Opponent RPI: 83
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Michigan State 30-60
    50.0%
    20-37
    54.1%
    10-23
    43.5%
    58.3% 8-17
    47.1%
    9 23 20 9 3 19 15 78
    Penn State 26-59
    44.1%
    22-44
    50.0%
    4-15
    26.7%
    47.5% 9-14
    64.3%
    9 26 16 10 4 20 19 65
  • +
    FEB
    18
    THU
    AT
     
    Iowa
    (15-8) RPI: 46NET: 25
    Iowa City, IA
    Carver-Hawkeye Arena
    L   78 - 96
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 23 29 15 11 78
    Iowa 17 24 28 27 96
    Location: Iowa City, IA
    Arena: Carver-Hawkeye Arena

    Opponent NET: 25
    Opponent RPI: 46
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 31-83
    37.3%
    17-45
    37.8%
    14-38
    36.8%
    45.8% 2-3
    66.7%
    25 23 20 5 4 11 9 78
    Iowa 38-65
    58.5%
    23-37
    62.2%
    15-28
    53.6%
    70.0% 5-6
    83.3%
    4 27 29 5 4 8 7 96
  • +
    FEB
    21
    SUN
    AT
     
    Nebraska
    (11-11) RPI: 98NET: 77
    Lincoln, NE
    Pinnacle Bank Arena
    L   72 - 87
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 17 17 20 18 72
    Nebraska 15 25 30 17 87
    Location: Lincoln, NE
    Arena: Pinnacle Bank Arena

    Opponent NET: 77
    Opponent RPI: 98
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 25-69
    36.2%
    14-37
    37.8%
    11-32
    34.4%
    44.2% 11-19
    57.9%
    15 24 16 9 4 6 19 72
    Nebraska 28-54
    51.9%
    15-30
    50.0%
    13-24
    54.2%
    63.9% 18-26
    69.2%
    6 34 19 3 9 9 12 87
  • +
    FEB
    24
    WED
    # 22
    Ohio State
    (13-7) RPI: 42NET: 22
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    W   69 - 67
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Ohio State 18 12 22 15 67
    Penn State 13 18 20 18 69
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 22
    Opponent RPI: 42
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ohio State 25-62
    40.3%
    21-42
    50.0%
    4-20
    20.0%
    43.5% 13-20
    65.0%
    15 28 14 11 6 16 11 67
    Penn State 27-66
    40.9%
    21-43
    48.8%
    6-23
    26.1%
    45.5% 9-11
    81.8%
    12 25 17 6 2 14 16 69
  • +
    FEB
    28
    SUN
    # 24
    Rutgers
    (14-3) RPI: 41NET: 11
    University Park, PA
    Bryce Jordan Center
    L   55 - 60
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Rutgers 13 14 15 18 60
    Penn State 8 9 24 14 55
    Location: University Park, PA
    Arena: Bryce Jordan Center

    Opponent NET: 11
    Opponent RPI: 41
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Rutgers 25-64
    39.1%
    19-42
    45.2%
    6-22
    27.3%
    43.8% 4-7
    57.1%
    14 22 15 10 3 10 13 60
    Penn State 18-49
    36.7%
    10-25
    40.0%
    8-24
    33.3%
    44.9% 11-16
    68.8%
    11 26 13 6 2 16 9 55
  • +
    MAR
    2
    TUE
    AT
    # 24
    Rutgers
    (14-3) RPI: 41NET: 11
    Piscataway, NJ
    Rutgers Athletic Center
    L   56 - 74
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 21 12 12 11 56
    Rutgers 12 25 15 22 74
    Location: Piscataway, NJ
    Arena: Rutgers Athletic Center

    Opponent NET: 11
    Opponent RPI: 41
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 20-55
    36.4%
    10-31
    32.3%
    10-24
    41.7%
    45.5% 6-13
    46.2%
    11 17 16 9 1 17 10 56
    Rutgers 27-54
    50.0%
    19-38
    50.0%
    8-16
    50.0%
    57.4% 12-12
    100%
    10 28 18 12 9 15 14 74
  • +
    MAR
    6
    SAT
    AT
    # 8
    Maryland
    (21-2) RPI: 6NET: 5
    College Park, MD
    XFINITY Center
    L   61 - 88
    1 2 3 4 Total
    Penn State 15 17 10 19 61
    Maryland 27 17 23 21 88
    Location: College Park, MD
    Arena: XFINITY Center

    Opponent NET: 5
    Opponent RPI: 6
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Penn State 24-65
    36.9%
    14-33
    42.4%
    10-32
    31.2%
    44.6% 3-4
    75.0%
    14 19 12 5 2 23 13 61
    Maryland 36-69
    52.2%
    33-54
    61.1%
    3-15
    20.0%
    54.3% 13-18
    72.2%
    17 28 23 15 3 11 7 88