The Youngstown State football program will hold its summer camps between June 3 and June 18 under fifth-year Head Coach Bo Pelini and his staff. All camps will be held at Stambaugh Stadium and the WATTS.
The Youngstown State football team wrapped up its spring practice session with a 95-minute workout at the WATTS on Saturday afternoon. The Penguins spent the primary portion of the workout holding their final scrimmage of the spring.
The Youngstown State against Samford 2019 Guardian Credit Union FCS Kickoff on August 24 will be part of a Week Zero doubleheader that ESPN will use to kickoff the celebration of College Football's 150th Anniversary.
The Youngstown State football team begins spring practice on Monday afternoon. YSU will workout the next two weeks before taking a week off for Spring Break. The Guins will conclude workouts with two weeks of practices following the break.
The Youngstown State football team had a program record eight student-athletes receive the Missouri Valley Football Conference President's Council Academic Excellence Award, the conference announced on Thursday.
The Youngstown State football team will open the 2020 season on Sept. 5 against Akron at InfoCision Stadium, the schools announced on Wednesday. The program's, separated by less than 50 miles, haven't played since November 1995.
The Youngstown State football team will play seven home games during the 2019 football season. The Penguins have home contests against Howard, Duquesne, Robert Morris, South Dakota State, Western Illinois, North Dakota State and Illinois State.
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.