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1962 Penn State Nittany Lions Schedule and Results

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Record: 9-2, .818 W-L% (9th of 120) ▪ Rank: 9th in Final AP Poll
Conference: Ind (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Rip Engle (9-2)

PS/G: 23.3 (18th of 120) ▪ PA/G: 10.8 (24th of 120)
SRS: 15.99 (13th of 120) ▪ SOS: 4.54 (43rd of 120)

Bowl Game: Lost Gator Bowl 17-7 versus Florida

AP Poll Summary

Pre 9/24 10/1 10/8 10/15 10/22 10/29 11/5 11/12 11/19 11/26 Final
9 4 4 3           9 9 9

11 Games

G Date Day School Opponent Conf Pts Opp W L T Streak Notes
1 Sep 22, 1962 Sat (9) Penn State Navy Ind W 41 7 1 0 0 W 1
2 Sep 29, 1962 Sat (4) Penn State Air Force Ind W 20 6 2 0 0 W 2
3 Oct 6, 1962 Sat (4) Penn State @ Rice SWC W 18 7 3 0 0 W 3
4 Oct 13, 1962 Sat (3) Penn State @ Army Ind L 6 9 3 1 0 L 1
5 Oct 20, 1962 Sat Penn State Syracuse Ind W 20 19 4 1 0 W 1
6 Oct 27, 1962 Sat Penn State @ California AAWU W 23 21 5 1 0 W 2
7 Nov 3, 1962 Sat Penn State Maryland ACC W 23 7 6 1 0 W 3
8 Nov 10, 1962 Sat Penn State West Virginia Southern W 34 6 7 1 0 W 4
9 Nov 17, 1962 Sat Penn State @ Holy Cross Ind W 48 20 8 1 0 W 5
10 Nov 24, 1962 Sat (9) Penn State @ Pittsburgh Ind W 16 0 9 1 0 W 6
11 Dec 29, 1962 Sat (9) Penn State N Florida SEC L 7 17 9 2 0 L 1 Gator Bowl (Jacksonville, FL)