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1978-79 Penn State Nittany Lions
Schedule and Results

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Overall: 12-18, .400 W-L% (187th of 256)
Conference: 4-6, 6th in EAA (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Dick Harter (12-18)

PS/G: 58.1 (252nd of 256) ▪ PA/G: 61.6 (6th of 256)
SRS: -2.67 (149th of 256) ▪ SOS: 1.33 (93rd of 256)

AP Poll Summary

Pre 11/28 12/5 12/12 12/19 12/26 1/3 1/9 1/16 1/23 1/30 2/6 2/13 2/20 2/27 3/6 Final
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Schedules prior to the 1995-96 season may be missing games vs. non-Division I opponents.

Schedule and Results

G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
1 Fri, Nov 24, 1978 REG N Louisville (4) Metro L 58 89 0 1 L 1 Buckner Fieldhouse
2 Sat, Nov 25, 1978 REG @ Alaska-Anchorage L 60 79 0 2 L 2 Buckner Fieldhouse
3 Sun, Nov 26, 1978 REG N Indiana (10) Big Ten L 65 86 0 3 L 3 Buckner Fieldhouse
4 Wed, Nov 29, 1978 REG @ Delaware ECC W 60 47 1 3 W 1 Delaware Field House
5 Sun, Dec 3, 1978 REG Vermont Ind W 78 53 2 3 W 2 Rec Hall
6 Thu, Dec 7, 1978 REG Maryland (19) ACC L 61 69 2 4 L 1 Hersheypark Arena
7 Sat, Dec 9, 1978 REG @ West Virginia EAA L 47 56 2 5 L 2 WVU Coliseum
8 Wed, Dec 13, 1978 REG Saint Francis (PA) Ind L 63 68 OT 2 6 L 3 Rec Hall
9 Sat, Dec 16, 1978 REG Syracuse (10) Ind L 50 67 2 7 L 4 Rec Hall
10 Tue, Dec 19, 1978 REG Colgate Ind W 82 80 3 7 W 1 Rec Hall
11 Fri, Dec 22, 1978 REG N Tulane Metro L 50 54 3 8 L 1 University of Dayton Arena
12 Sat, Dec 23, 1978 REG N Florida State Metro W 64 57 4 8 W 1 University of Dayton Arena
13 Fri, Dec 29, 1978 REG @ North Carolina State (9) ACC L 58 80 4 9 L 1 Reynolds Coliseum
14 Wed, Jan 3, 1979 REG @ Richmond Ind W 69 65 5 9 W 1 Robins Center
15 Thu, Jan 4, 1979 REG Ursinus W 85 59 6 9 W 2 Rec Hall
16 Wed, Jan 10, 1979 REG @ Syracuse (20) Ind L 70 85 6 10 L 1 Manley Field House
17 Sat, Jan 13, 1979 REG @ Virginia Tech Metro L 68 83 6 11 L 2 Cassell Coliseum
18 Wed, Jan 17, 1979 REG West Virginia EAA L 53 72 6 12 L 3 Rec Hall
19 Sat, Jan 20, 1979 REG @ Rutgers EAA L 46 48 6 13 L 4 Louis Brown Athletic Center
20 Wed, Jan 24, 1979 REG Duquesne EAA W 54 49 7 13 W 1 Rec Hall
21 Sat, Jan 27, 1979 REG @ Pittsburgh EAA L 44 50 7 14 L 1 Fitzgerald Fieldhouse
22 Wed, Jan 31, 1979 REG George Washington EAA W 51 46 8 14 W 1 Rec Hall
23 Sun, Feb 4, 1979 REG Villanova EAA L 34 36 8 15 L 1 Rec Hall
24 Wed, Feb 7, 1979 REG @ Temple (19) ECC L 43 54 8 16 L 2 McGonigle Hall
25 Sat, Feb 10, 1979 REG Navy Ind W 43 40 9 16 W 1 Rec Hall
26 Wed, Feb 14, 1979 REG Pittsburgh EAA L 45 54 9 17 L 1 Rec Hall
27 Sat, Feb 17, 1979 REG Army Ind W 74 57 10 17 W 1 Rec Hall
28 Wed, Feb 21, 1979 REG @ Massachusetts EAA W 54 42 11 17 W 2 Curry Hicks Cage
29 Sun, Feb 25, 1979 REG @ Duquesne EAA W 58 57 12 17 W 3 Mellon Arena
G Date Type Opponent Conf Tm Opp OT W L Streak Arena
30 Tue, Feb 27, 1979 CTOURN @ Rutgers EAA L 57 67 12 18 L 1 Louis Brown Athletic Center