2017 Youngstown State Football News

  • Penguins Turn In Solid Performance in 38-10 Senior Day Victory Over MSU
    November 18, 2017
    Tevin McCaster rushed for 181 yards and two touchdowns and the YSU special teams and defense all chipped in with big plays as well as the Youngstown State football team defeated Missouri State on a rainy Saturday afternoon at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • Penguins Set to Take On Missouri State on Senior Day
    November 14, 2017
    The Youngstown State football team concludes the 2017 regular-season campaign against Missouri State on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff for the Senior Day contest at Stambaugh Stadium is set for noon. The game is available on Watch ESPN, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
  • Penguins Pick Up 28-20 Hard-Fought Victory at Southern Illinois
    November 11, 2017
    Carbondale, Ill. - The Youngstown State football team picked up a hard-fought 28-20 win over Southern Illinois on Saturday afternoon at Salukis Stadium. YSU overcame a season-high four turnovers to knock off SIU.
  • Fan Watch Party Set For Kennsington Grill; YSU-SIU Television Information
    November 09, 2017
    The Youngstown State football team's contest on Saturday at Southern Illinois will be shown locally on television on The Valley's CW, WBCB. Penguins fans can gather at the Kennsington Grill for the official Watch Party for the 2 o'clock contest.
  • Penguins Venture to Southern Illinois For Final Road Test
    November 07, 2017
    The Youngstown State football team plays its final road game of the season at Southern Illinois on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff for the contest at Saluki Stadium is set for 2 p.m. Eastern/1 p.m. Central time. The game is available on WBCB TV, Watch ESPN, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
  • Ricky Davis Earns MVFC's Offensive Player of the Week Honor
    November 05, 2017
    Following one of the best overall performances by a quarterback in school history on Saturday at Indiana State, senior quarterback Ricky Davis was named the Missouri Valley Football Conference's Offensive Player of the Week on Sunday.
  • Davis Sparks Penguins to Impressive Win at Indiana State
    November 04, 2017
    Terre Haute, Ind. - Senior quarterback Ricky Davis passed for 349 yards while rushing for 98 more to lead the Youngstown State football team to an impressive 59-24 win over Indiana State on Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium in Terre Haute.
  • Penguins Back on The Road To Take On Indiana State
    October 31, 2017
    The Youngstown State football team opens November with a contest this Saturday at Indiana State. Kickoff for the contest at Memorial Stadium in Terre Haute, Ind., is set for 1 p.m. The game is available on WBCB TV, Watch ESPN, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
  • No. 19 Penguins Drop Homecoming Contest to 16th-Ranked Illinois State
    October 28, 2017
    The 19th-ranked Youngstown State football team dropped a 35-0 decision to No. 16 Illinois State on Saturday afternoon at Stambaugh Stadium. The Penguins fall to 3-5 overall and 1-4 in the Missouri Valley Football Conference while the Redbirds improve to 6-2 overall and 4-1 in the MVFC.
  • HOMECOMING GAMEDAY SCHEDULE: Penguins vs. Redbirds | Oct. 28
    October 26, 2017
    The No. 19 Youngstown State football team plays host to 16th-ranked Illinois State at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Kickoff for the annual Homecoming contest is set for 2 p.m. As always, a full day of events is planned for the game.
  • Penguins Set to Face No. 16 Illinois State on Homecoming
    October 24, 2017
    The 19th-ranked Youngstown State football team plays its annual Homecoming contest against No. 16 Illinois State on Saturday at Stambaugh Stadium. Kickoff is set for 2 p.m. The game is available on Watch ESPN, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
  • Penguins Rally Late But Fall Short at UNI, 19-14
    October 21, 2017
    The ninth-ranked Youngstown State football team suffered a 19-14 setback to UNI on Saturday afternoon at the UNI-Dome. 
  • Fan Watch Party Set For Hollywood Gaming; YSU-UNI Television Information
    October 20, 2017
    The No. 9 Youngstown State football team's contest on Saturday at UNI will be shown locally on television on The Valley's CW, WBCB. Penguins fans can gather at Hollywood Gaming at Mahoning Valley Race Course for the official Watch Party for the 2 o'clock contest.
  • YSU Announces Second Annual Mr. Rooter/Youth Football Day at Stambaugh Stadium
    October 18, 2017
    The Youngstown State University Athletic Department has partnered with Mr. Rooter to present the Second Annual Youth Football Day at Stambaugh Stadium. The event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 28 when the Penguins play host to Illinois State in a 2 p.m. kickoff.
  • Ninth-Ranked Penguins Looking to Rebound at UNI on Saturday
    October 17, 2017
    The ninth-ranked Youngstown State football team heads to Cedar Falls, Iowa, this Saturday to play UNI. Kickoff for the contest at the UNI-Dome is set for 2 p.m. Eastern/1 p.m. Central time. The game is available on WBCB TV, Watch ESPN, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
  • Penguins Fall to No. 2 North Dakota State in Overtime, 27-24
    October 14, 2017
    North Dakota State's Cam Pedersen’s 36-yard field goal in overtime lifted No. 2 Bison over No. 8 Youngstown State, 27-24, on Saturday evening at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • GAMEDAY SCHEDULE: Penguins vs. Bison | Oct. 14
    October 12, 2017
    The No. 8 ranked Youngstown State football team plays host to second-ranked North Dakota State at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday night. Kickoff for the MVFC showdown is set for 7 p.m. A full afternoon of activities is planned for the game.
  • No. 8 Penguins Return Home To Face Second-Ranked North Dakota State
    October 10, 2017
    The eighth-ranked Youngstown State football team plays its third straight nationally-ranked foe when No. 2 North Dakota State visits Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday night. Kickoff for the contest is set for 7 p.m. The game is available on Watch ESPN, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
  • McCaster Scores Four Touchdowns As Penguins Fall Late at USD
    October 07, 2017
    Vemillion, S.D. – YSU junior tailback Tevin McCaster scored four touchdowns, but the third-ranked Penguins suffered a disappointing 31-28 loss to South Dakota on Saturday afternoon.
  • Watch Party Set For Coaches Burger Bar; YSU-USD Local TV Information
    October 04, 2017
    The No. 3 Youngstown State football teams contest this Saturday at sixth-ranked South Dakota will be shown locally on television on The Valley's CW, WBCB. All four YSU Missouri Valley Football Conference road games will be carried by the network.
  • Penguins Face Another Strong Challenge at Sixth-Ranked South Dakota
    October 03, 2017
    The third-ranked Youngstown State football team faces another tough Missouri Valley Football Conference challenge as it visits No. 6 South Dakota on Saturday. Kickoff for the top-six clash at the DakotaDome in Vermillion, S. D. is set for 3 p.m. Eastern Time/2 p.m. Central Time.
  • Offensive Line, Dellovade Earn Weekly MVFC Honors
    October 02, 2017
    St. Louis, Mo. - The collective members of the Youngstown State offensive line was tabbed the Missouri Valley Football Conference's Offensive Lineman of the Week while junior linebacker Armand Dellovade was named the Defensive Player of the Week for their efforts in the win over South Dakota State.
  • Penguins Impressive in 19-7 Win Over No. 4 South Dakota State
    September 30, 2017
    The No. 5 Youngstown State football team turned in an impressive team effort in a 19-7 win over No. 4 South Dakota State on Saturday evening at Stambaugh Stadium. The Penguins, who extend their home winning streak to 11 games, improve to 3-1 overall and 1-0 in Missouri Valley Football Conference play while the Jackrabbits fall to 3-1 overall and 0-1 in the MVFC.
  • GAMEDAY SCHEDULE: Penguins vs. Jackrabbits | Sept. 30
    September 28, 2017
    The fifth-ranked Youngstown State football team plays host to No. 4 South Dakota State at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday night. Kickoff for the MVFC opening contest is set for 7 p.m. A full afternoon of actitives, featuring food and music are planned for the game.
  • QB Hunter Wells Named a Semifinalist For William V. Campbell Trophy
    September 27, 2017
    Youngstown State senior quarterback Hunter Wells has been recognized as a semifinalist for the 2017 William V. Campbell Trophy, The Football Foundation announced on Wednesday.
  • Penguins Play Host to Jackrabbits in Top-Five Tilt on Saturday Night
    September 26, 2017
    The fifth-ranked Youngstown State football team opens Missouri Valley Football Conference play against No. 4 South Dakota State on Saturday. Kickoff for the top-five clash at Stambaugh Stadium is set for 7:04 p.m. The game is available on Watch ESPN, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
  • Youngstown State Ties Rushing Touchdown Record in 59-9 Win Over CCSU
    September 15, 2017
    The fifth-ranked Youngstown State football team tied the program’s single-game rushing touchdown record with eight en route to a 59-9 win on Saturday afternoon at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • GAMEDAY SCHEDULE: Penguins vs. Blue Devils | Sept. 16
    September 14, 2017
    The fifth-ranked Youngstown State football team plays host to Central Connecticut State at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday. Kickoff for the contest is set for 2 p.m. A full morning and early afternoon of actitives, including the YSU Hall of Fame ceremony, State Farm Kids Day and the first tailgate band of the fall are planned for the game.
  • All-Conference Ticket Package Available For Four MVFC Home Games
    September 13, 2017
    The Youngstown State Athletic Department has created an "All-Conference Ticket Package" that gives football fans a tremendous opportunity to support the Penguins as they play host to three top-20 teams at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • Penguins Close Out Non-Conference Slate Against Central Connecticut State
    September 11, 2017
    The Youngstown State football team continues an early season homestand against Central Connecticut State on Saturday. Kickoff for the game at Stambaugh Stadium is set for 2:04 p.m. The game is available on Watch ESPN, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
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