1930 Penn State Nittany Lions football
ConferenceIndependent
1930 record3–4–2
Head coach
CaptainFrank Diedrich
Home stadiumNew Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1929
1931 →
1930 Eastern college football independents records
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Colgate     9 1 0
Fordham     8 1 0
Army     9 1 1
Dartmouth     7 1 1
NYU     7 3 0
Cornell     6 2 0
Pittsburgh     6 2 1
Washington & Jefferson     6 2 1
Tufts     5 2 0
Temple     7 3 0
Bucknell     6 3 0
Carnegie Tech     6 3 0
Duquesne     6 3 0
Syracuse     5 2 2
Yale     5 2 2
CCNY     5 2 1
Brown     6 3 1
Drexel     6 3 1
Franklin & Marshall     5 3 1
Columbia     5 4 0
Penn     5 4 0
Boston College     5 5 0
Villanova     5 5 0
Penn State     3 4 2
Harvard     3 4 1
Princeton     1 5 1
Boston University     1 7 1
Vermont     1 7 1
Massachusetts     1 8 0

The 1930 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1930 college football season.[1] The team was coached by Bob Higgins and played its home games in New Beaver Field in State College, Pennsylvania.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 27NiagaraW 31–144,000
October 4Lebanon Valley
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA
W 27–04,000
October 11Marshall
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA
W 65–05,000
October 18at LafayetteT 0–0
October 25Colgatedagger
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA
L 0–408,000
November 1at BucknellL 7–19
November 8Syracuse
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA (rivalry)
T 0–07,000
November 15at IowaL 0–1920,000
November 26at PittsburghL 12–1910,000[2]
  • daggerHomecoming

References

  1. ^ "Penn State Yearly Results (1930-1934)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Archived from the original on August 5, 2015. Retrieved August 10, 2015.
  2. ^ "Pitt Defeats Penn State By 19 to 12 Score". Pittsburgh Post-Gazette. November 28, 1930. pp. 1, 18 – via Newspapers.com.