Former YSU Linebacker Grant Dixon Invited To Colts Mini Camp

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Former YSU Linebacker Grant Dixon Invited To Colts Mini Camp It looks like Andrew Ogletree will not be the only Youngstown State Penguin to have a shot at the NFL.  Former YSU linebacker Grant Dixon has been invited to Indianapolis Colts Mini Camp. Dixon was one of the few Youngstown State players to hear from […] READ MORE


Penguins Fall To ND State In Home Finale 49-17.

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The 2021 FCS College Football season has not been a strong point for the Youngstown State Penguins.  Following an upset 41-33 victory back in week five against Missouri State, the Penguins have shown fight but were unable to finish games.  Part of which coming from last week after a 21-10 collapse against the Fighting Hawks […] READ MORE


Penguins Fall in UNI Dome

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Both teams met in the Spring with Northern Iowa shutting out Youngstown State 27-0 at Stambaugh Stadium.  This time, the Penguins were heading to the UNI Dome, a place where they haven’t won since 1999, but were looking to upset the 13th ranked Panthers.  At the end, the streak was extended as the Penguins fall […] READ MORE


YSU Look Back To 2006

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So the last throwback games that we covered for Youngstown State were the 1994 and 2012 games against Boise State and Pitt.  This time, the game that we take a look at is the first round of the 2006 FCS playoffs when the Penguins took on the Dukes. YSU Look Back To 2006 1st Quarter […] READ MORE


YSU’s 2012 Win Over Pitt; A Look Back

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The Eric Wolford era at Youngstown State from 2010 to 2014 was very up and down.  They did have Kurt Hess, who was one of the best quarterbacks at YSU. The defense often struggled. Yet, there was a special moment to come. We take a walk down memory lane with YSU’s 2012 Win Over Pitt. […] READ MORE


A Look Back at Youngstown State’s 1991 Championship Run

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Youngstown State’s 1991 Championship Run College football is about five months away, but the start of the off-season with recruiting and spring ball has been on hold due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus.  With barely any sports going on at the moment, it’s a good time to go back to the past and recap […] READ MORE


Bo Pelini Hired as LSU’s Next Defensive Coordinator

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At the end of 2014, Youngstown State was in need of a new head coach after moving on from Youngstown boy Eric Wolford.   They would eventually replace Wolford with another Youngstown boy.  That man being Bo Pelini who had just been fired a few weeks ago from Nebraska.   His first season at YSU was a […] READ MORE


YSU Falls to South Dakota 56-21

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The Youngstown State Penguins were looking to finish off the season eight and four. YSU went to the Dakota Dome to take on the South Dakota Coyotes this weekend. However, instead of winning their sixth game of the season, YSU falls to South Dakota. The Coyotes lost to the now one win Western Illinois Leathernecks […] READ MORE


North Dakota State Too Much for the Penguins, Beats YSU 56-17

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Youngstown State showed promise after the 59-14 win last week against Western Illinois and was looking to upset the number one North Dakota State Bison this past Saturday.  The opposite of that happened as the Penguins struggled to move the ball throughout the game, and the defense could not stop the NDSU pass and run […] READ MORE


YSU 0-2 in Conference Play Losing to South Dakota State 38-28

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Penguins Blow Lead Against Jackrabbits Usually, one loss in conference play is not always a bad thing, two losses, however, especially when you are up at halftime can sense disaster.  That is what YSU fans are the most worried about as the Penguins blow the lead against Jackrabbits from South Dakota State.  The biggest story […] READ MORE