Penn State Nittany Lions Evanston Tickets
Get ready for fun as the mighty Nittany Lions of Penn State take on the Northwestern Wildcats at the Ryan Stadium in Evanston. One of the most respected and successful football programs in the country, the Nittany Lions are an iconic team that has won accolades all over the country. Under the guidance of its legendary coach Joe Paterno, the Lions have established a reputation for being ultra-competitive and tenacious foes. Be sure to catch the Lions in action; buy Penn State Nittany Lions Evanston tickets now.
Known amongst college football circles as ‘Linebacker U,’ Penn State has developed a reputation for churning out great football teams and supremely talented players over the years. A major reason for their high pedigree is that for half the century the football program was under the guidance of Joe Paterno, one of the most highly regarded head coaches in the country.
Member of the Big Ten
Nittany Lions have been playing as an independent school with other schools such as Alabama, Notre Dame, West Virginia, Maryland and Syracuse. Amongst these games, the Lions hold the record for the most number of wins in the highly regarded Lambert-Meadowlands Trophy at 29 times. As a result of their outstanding achievements, Nittany Lions have been crowned 13 times as the ECAC FBS Team of the Year. After becoming a member of the Big Ten, the Lions participate in two trophy games. These trophy games are the Land Grant Trophy and the Governor’s Victory Bell.
Twice National Champions
The Lions have won the coveted National Championship twice so far. Both victories came in the 80s under Paterno. The second of these championship took place in the Fiesta Bowl against football team from the University of Miami. In terms of college football, the 1986 Fiesta Bowl remains the most watched game in history.
Over the years, Nittany Lions have amassed countless records and trophies. One of the most impressive and difficult to achieve accomplishment is to go the entire season without losing a single game. The Lions have achieved this record not once but 10 times so far. In addition to this, the Lions also hold the record for the highest ratio of bowl games won amongst college football teams. All in all, watching the Lions in action is a dream come true for all football fans. So buy Penn State Nittany Lions Evanston tickets now.