Penn State football is Fiesta Bowl bound to take on Washington

PSU Earns Shootout Victory After 5-5 Tie at No. 11 Ohio State

PSU Earns Shootout Victory After 5-5 Tie at No. 11 Ohio State

"I'm thrilled for our football student-athletes, coaches and staff who have worked tirelessly for this opportunity and have earned back-to-back berths in a New Year's Six bowl", stated Sandy Barbour, Penn State Director of Athletics.

Penn State and Washington will play in this years Fiesta Bowl. They also met in 1921 in Seattle, where Penn State won 21-7.USC and Ohio State, who many expected to play in the Fiesta Bowl, are headed to the December 29 Cotton Bowl. Curtis Enis was the offensive player of the game, while Brandon Noble was the defensive player of the game. Its last appearance came on January 1, 1997, in a win over Texas.

Penn State and Washington both finished the regular season with a 10-2 record.

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It is also likely to discuss issues relating to the regional security scenario, including the Gulf and Afghanistan . The retreat would be followed by a plenary session of the CHG, where Abbasi would deliver a speech.

Penn State will make its 48th bowl appearance and fourth in four seasons since the NCAA lifted the school's bowl ban after the Jerry Sandusky scandal.

At a glance Washington and Penn State share a common opponent in Rutgers. The Nittany Lions lost to USC, 52-49, in the Rose Bowl after last season.

This is the third time the Nittany Lions have faced Washington with Penn State going 2-0 against the Huskies in the previous meetings dating back to 1921 and 1983.

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