1931 Penn State Nittany Lions football
ConferenceIndependent
1931 record2–8
Head coach
CaptainGeorge Lasich
Home stadiumNew Beaver Field
Seasons
← 1930
1932 →
1931 Eastern college football independents records
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
Colgate     8 1 0
Pittsburgh     8 1 0
Cornell     7 1 0
Drexel     7 1 0
Harvard     7 1 0
Temple     8 1 1
Bucknell     6 0 3
Columbia     7 1 1
Massachusetts State     7 1 1
Syracuse     7 1 1
Fordham     6 1 2
Army     8 2 1
Yale     5 1 2
Franklin & Marshall     6 2 0
Brown     7 3 0
Providence     7 3 0
Penn     6 3 0
NYU     6 3 1
Boston College     6 4 0
Washington & Jefferson     6 4 0
Tufts     3 2 2
Villanova     4 3 2
La Salle     4 4 0
Duquesne     3 5 3
Carnegie Tech     3 5 1
CCNY     2 5 1
Boston University     2 7 0
Penn State     2 8 0
Princeton     1 7 0
Vermont     1 8 0

The 1931 Penn State Nittany Lions football team represented the Pennsylvania State University in the 1931 college football season. The team was coached by Bob Higgins and played its home games in New Beaver Field in State College, Pennsylvania.

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResultAttendanceSource
September 26WaynesburgL 0–73,000
October 3Lebanon Valley
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA
W 19–64,000
October 10at TempleL 0–1220,000
October 17Dickinson
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA
L 6–105,000[1]
October 24at SyracuseL 0–7
October 31Pittsburghdagger
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA (rivalry)
L 6–417,000
November 8Colgate
  • New Beaver Field
  • State College, PA
L 7–325,000
November 14at LafayetteL 0–33
November 21at West VirginiaL 0–196,500
November 28vs. Lehigh
W 31–02,500
  • daggerHomecoming

References

  1. ^ "Dickinson Wins Over State, 10-6". The Morning Call. Allentown, Pennsylvania. Associated Press. October 18, 1931. p. 10. Retrieved September 14, 2021 – via Newspapers.com open access.