The Nittany Lions arrive into the weekend as the No. College Football Schedule: Week 8 Games Read more Penn State improved to with the win over Iowa last weekend as is firmly knocking on the door of the College Football Playoff, while Michigan moved to after beating Illinois on the road The Wolverines, who have also beat Iowa this season, have won three games in a row and a watch psu football live win against their Big Ten East rivals would vault them back into playoff contention. Michigan has lost in four of its last visits to State College, Pennsylvania, but has won four of the last five meetings against Penn State.
Penn State vs. The Nittany Lions' next three games may not be quite so easy.
The Hawkeyes , Big Ten will be the first Top 25 team the Nittany Lions , face this season, and they'll be followed by a home date with No. Iowa will also represent the biggest test yet for quarterback Sean Clifford and Penn State's high-flying offense.
The Hawkeyes are third nationally in scoring defense at 8.
Time: p. Central p. The Hawkeyes were pitiful on offense as senior quarterback Nate Stanley threw his first three interceptions of the season. Iowa also allowed eight sacks and finished with just one yard rushing. But that being said, we are looking at the same kind of opponent this week.
But Iowa excels at defending the pass.
The Hawkeyes are giving up just 5. Iowa has lost five straight in the series, but prior to that the Hawkeyes won eight of nine in the series — including a last-second win in that knocked Penn State out of the national title chase.
Iowa's quarterback in that game, Ricky Stanzi, is the team's honorary captain this week. Hawkeyes freshman Tyler Goodson, who started the season fourth on the depth chart, leads all Big Ten running backs with 14 receptions.
Neither Penn State nor Iowa has allowed more than 17 points in a game this season. In a series that often comes down to the wire, the Hawkeyes are in good hands with kicker Keith Duncan.
He's second nationally with 11 field goals and has missed just one all year. Black, white, brown. Catholic, Jewish or Muslim. Rich or poor.
Rural or urban. Republican or Democrat. Long hair, short hair, no hair. They are all in that locker room together.
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