• Penguins Play Valiantly at Marshall in 38-24 Loss
    November 24, 2001
    Huntington, W. Va. -- The Youngstown State football team went toe-to-toe with one of Division I-A's Top 20 teams on Saturday night before eventually losing to Marshall 38-24 at Marshall Stadium.
  • Penguins Renew Championship Rivalry With Marshall
    November 21, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team renews one of its biggest rivalries when it travels to Huntington, W. Va., on Saturday to play Marshall. Kickoff for the game at Marshall University Stadium, which will be broadcasted back to Youngstown on TV-21 WFMJ, is at 7 p.m.
  • Penguins Roll For 609 Yards in 45-7 Win
    November 17, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team had its third-best total offensive day in school history in a 45-7 victory over Elon on Saturday afternoon at Stambaugh Stadium amassing 609 yards.
  • Penguins Close Out Home Regular Season vs. Elon
    November 13, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team will play its final regular-season home game on Saturday when the Penguins play host to Elon. Kickoff at Stambaugh Stadium is set for 1 p.m.
  • Ryan Leads YSU Past Southern Illinois 31-7
    November 03, 2001
    Carbondale, Ill. -- YSU senior quarterback Jeff Ryan threw for 214 yards and ran for 94 more to help lead the Penguins to a 31-7 victory over Southern Illinois at McAndrew Stadium in Carbondale, Ill. on Saturday afternoon.
  • Penguins Try to Rebound at Southern Illinois
    November 01, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team will be looking to bounce back this Saturday when it travels to Carbondale, Ill., to play Southern Illinois. Kickoff for the contest at McAndrew Stadium is set for 1:37 p.m. EST.
  • Western Kentucky Runs Past YSU 24-14
    October 27, 2001
    Gateway Football Conference newcomer Western Kentucky beat Youngstown State 24-14 in the team's first conference battle on Saturday at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • YSU Plays Host to WKU in Conference Showdown
    October 24, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team plays one of their biggest games of the season on Saturday when the Penguins play host to Western Kentucky. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • Penguins Roll to 44-30 Win Over ISU
    October 20, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team continued its home offensive onslaught in earning a 44-30 victory over Illinois State in front of a crowd of 19,171 at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday.
  • YSU Plays Homecoming Contest against Illinois State
    October 17, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team plays their 61st annual Homecoming game this Saturday, when the Penguins play host to Illinois State. Kickoff is set for 4 p.m. at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • Penguins Roll Past SMS, 41-20
    October 13, 2001
    The fifth-ranked Youngstown State football team forced six turnovers and junior tailback P.J. Mays was impressive on the ground rushing for 218 yards as the Penguins beat SMS 41-20 on Saturday afternoon at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • Penguins Go For 100th Win at Stambaugh vs. SMS
    October 11, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team goes for its 100th win at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday when the Penguins play host to Southwest Missouri State. Kickoff for the Gateway Football Conference matchup is set for 4 p.m.
  • Mays’ Four TDS Lead YSU Past Indiana State
    October 06, 2001
    Terre Haute, Ind. -- Junior tailback P.J. Mays scored four touchdowns as the No. 8/9 Youngstown State football team beat Indiana State 35-21 on Saturday afternoon at Memorial Stadium.
  • Penguins In Search of First Road Win at Indiana State
    October 03, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team will be looking for its first road win of the season when the Penguins travel to Terre Haute, Ind., to play Indiana State on Saturday. Kickoff for the Gateway Football Conference’s television game of the week is set for 2:37 p.m. Eastern Time.
  • No. 2/3 Penguins Lose 30-11 at Northern Iowa
    September 29, 2001
    Cedar Falls, Iowa -- The No. 2/3 Youngstown State football suffered their first loss of the season on Saturday losing 30-11 a Gateway Conference game to Northern Iowa at the UNI Dome.
  • Penguins Take Perfect Record to Northern Iowa
    September 26, 2001
    For the first time this season the Youngstown State football team will be on the road when the Penguins travel to the UNI Dome in Cedar Falls, Iowa, to play Northern Iowa. Kickoff for the contest is set for 5:05 p.m. Eastern time.
  • Penguins Ride Mays, Big Plays to 41-7 Win
    September 22, 2001
    The third-ranked Youngstown State football team won their Gateway Football Conference opener on Saturday night at Stambaugh Stadium beating No. 6/7 Western Illinois 41-7.
  • YSU Returns to the Gridiron Against Western Illinois
    September 19, 2001
    After a Saturday off following the tragic events of last Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in New York, Washington D.C. and Pennsylvania, the Youngstown State football team returns to action on Saturday night against Western Illinois.
  • Penguins Roll to 44-0 Win over Clarion
    September 08, 2001
    P.J. Mays and Darius Peterson each ran for more than 100 yards and the YSU rushing attack rolled up 451 yards on the ground in a 44-0 victory over Clarion in front of a crowd of 16,019 on Saturday night at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • Penguins Look For 2-0 Start Hosting Clarion
    September 05, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team will look to start the season with consecutive victories when the Penguins play host to Clarion on Saturday, Sept. 8. Kickoff at Stambaugh Stadium is set for 7 p.m.
  • Special Teams Key in 38-7 Win Over LHU
    August 30, 2001
    The Youngstown State football team took advantage of two special-teams touchdowns and a 226-yard rushing effort by tailback P.J. Mays en route to 38-7 season-opening victory over Lock Haven in front of a crowd of 15,709 on Thursday night at Stambaugh Stadium.
  • Penguins Open the Season Against Lock Haven
    August 28, 2001
    For the first time since the 1986 season a new coach will make his debut with the Penguins when first-year Head Coach Jon Heacock takes the sidelines against Lock Haven. Kickoff is set for 7:30 p.m. for the Thursday, August 30, season opener.