Football News

  • Spencer, St. Surin Earn Weekly MVFC Awards For Performance vs. MSU
    November 20, 2017
    Senior offensive tackle Justin Spencer and redshirt freshman wide receiver Samuel St. Surin received MVFC Player of the Week honors for their performances in the Penguins' 38-10 win over Missouri State.
  • 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.