Youngstown State seniors Steven Wethli and Tevin McCaster were named 2018 All-Americans by HERO Sports, the organization announced on Wednesday. Wethli was named first-team as a special teams player while McCaster was a second-team pick as a running back.
The Youngstown State football team finished with a 4-7 overall mark while posting a 3-5 record in Missouri Valley Football Conference play in 2018. The Penguins earned wins over UNI, Southern Illinois, South Dakota and Valparaiso during the year and played three FCS playoff teams and West Virginia, who finished third in the Big 12 Conference.
Youngstown State seniors Tevin McCaster, Gavin Wiggins and Steven Wethli were named first-team All-Missouri Valley Football Conference, the league announced on Monday. A total of nine Penguins received honors, with three more on the second team while three more were named honorable mention.
The Youngstown State football team plays its final contest of the season at Illinois State on Saturday. Kickoff at Hancock Stadium is set for 1 p.m. Eastern time/Noon Central time. The game is available on WBCB TV, ESPN+, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
The Penguins' defense forced two turnovers and held the Panthers' offense to 192 total yards, as the Youngstown State football team defeated Northern Iowa 31-10 on Senior Day from Stambaugh Stadium. Today's win is the largest margin of victory over UNI since 1979.
The Youngstown State football team plays host to UNI at Stambaugh Stadium on Saturday afternoon. A special part of the contest is the recognition of the 2018 YSU Football seniors prior to the game. Kickoff for the contest is set for 12:04 p.m.
The Youngstown State football team plays its final home game of the season against No. 22 UNI on Saturday. Kickoff at Stambaugh Stadium is set for Noon. The game is available on ESPN+, WKBN 570 AM and iHeartRadio.
Fargo, N.D. - The Youngstown State football team lost a hard-fought game to No. 1 North Dakota State on Saturday afternoon from the Fargodome. Ten fourth quarter points from NDSU helped the Bison defeat the Penguins 17-7.