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Penn State Nittany Lions Coaches

Location: University Park, Pennsylvania ▪ Colors: Blue & White
Stadium: Beaver Stadium (cap. 107,282)
Record*: 121 Years, 826-368-37, .686 W-L% (Major School)
*W-L-T adjusted to 714-368-37 by NCAA.

Conferences: Big Ten and Ind
Conference Champion: 3 Times
Bowls: 44 Bowls, 27-15-2, .636 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 43 Times (Preseason), 40 Times (Final), 591 Weeks (Total)

16 Coaches

W-L-T record at Penn State
Record Bowls
Rk Coach From To Yrs G W L T Pct G W L T Pct Notes
1 Joe Paterno 1966 2011 46 548 409 136 3 .749 37 24 12 1 .662 W-L-T adjusted to 298-136-3 by NCAA.
2 Rip Engle 1950 1965 16 156 104 48 4 .679 4 3 1 0 .750
3 Bob Higgins 1930 1948 19 159 91 57 11 .607 1 0 0 1 .500
4 Hugo Bezdek 1918 1929 12 106 65 30 11 .665 1 0 1 0 .000
5 Tom Fennell 1904 1908 5 51 33 17 1 .657 0 0 0 0
6 Bill Hollenback 1909 1914 5 41 28 9 4 .732 0 0 0 0
7 Dick Harlow 1915 1917 3 28 20 8 0 .714 0 0 0 0
8 Pop Golden 1900 1902 3 29 16 12 1 .569 0 0 0 0
9 Bill O'Brien 2012 2013 2 24 15 9 0 .625 0 0 0 0
10 Samuel Newton 1896 1898 3 26 12 14 0 .462 0 0 0 0
11 James Franklin 2014 2014 1 12 6 6 0 .500 0 0 0 0
12 Jack Hollenback 1910 1910 1 8 5 2 1 .688 0 0 0 0
13 Daniel Reed 1903 1903 1 8 5 3 0 .625 0 0 0 0
14 Joe Bedenk 1949 1949 1 9 5 4 0 .556 0 0 0 0
15 Sam Boyle 1899 1899 1 10 4 6 0 .400 0 0 0 0
16 Tom Bradley 2011 2011 1 4 1 3 0 .250 1 0 1 0 .000 W-L-T adjusted to 0-3 by NCAA.