Huskies to play Penn State in the Fiesta Bowl

PSU beats Hawkeyes 77-73 for 1st win at Iowa since '01

Penn State's 1982 national title was also preceded by a 26-10 win over USC in the Fiesta Bowl to close out the 1981 season.

Penn State returns to the Fiesta Bowl for the first time since 1997, where it will face a team it hasn't played in 34 years.

The Nittany Lions' second straight 10-win regular season earned them a second straight berth in a prestigious New Year's Six game.

The Fiesta Bowl will kick off at 2pm on Saturday, December 30th.

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Nittany Lion quarterback, Trace McSorley will also need to show poise, as Washington was 11th in the country this season in team sacks with 37, and also intercepted opposing quarterbacks 13 times.

"Calls are coming in furiously", Fiesta Bowl executive director Mike Nealy said. Curtis Enis was the offensive player of the game, while Brandon Noble was the defensive player of the game. Four Nittany Lions scored in double figures, with leading scorer Lamar Stevens adding two free throws with four seconds left for a total of 22 points. The Nittany Lions are 6-0 in Fiesta Bowl games.

Most expected the Lions and Huskies would play in the Cotton Bowl.

Penn State is tied for fourth nationally with 28 bowl victories and No. 3 in bowl winning percentage with a 28-17-2 post-season record (61.7) among schools with at least 20 postseason appearances.

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