2018, 2019 conference schedule released

The Big Ten released conference schedules for 2018 and 2019, respectively, as Penn State will play both season openers on the road and end both seasons at home.

These will be the third and fourth seasons of the conference's nine-game league schedule, which begins in 2016. Teams in the East Division will host five home games in 2018 and four in 2019.

Here's a look at PSU's conference schedule, with division crossover games noted in parenthesis and home games in bold:


Sept. 22 at Illinois (crossover)

Sept. 29 vs. Ohio State

Oct. 6: Open

Oct. 13 vs. Michigan State

Oct. 20 at Indiana

Oct. 27 vs. Iowa (crossover)

Nov. 3 at Michigan

Nov. 10 vs. Wisconsin (crossover)

Nov. 17 at Rutgers

Nov. 23: Open

Nov. 24 vs. Maryland


Sept. 28 at Maryland

Oct. 5 vs. Purdue (crossover)

Oct. 12 at Iowa (crossover)

Oct. 19 vs. Michigan

Oct. 26 at Michigan State

Nov. 2: Open

Nov. 9 at Minnesota (crossover)

Nov. 16 vs. Indiana

Nov. 23 at Ohio State

Nov. 30 vs. Rutgers