AUBURN, Ala. (al.com) - For the first time in program history, Auburn will face a Big Ten opponent in the regular season.
Auburn has scheduled a home-and-home series with Penn State for the 2021 and 2022 seasons, athletics director Jay Jacobs announced Monday morning via a release. The Tigers will face the Nittany Lions in State College, Pennsylvania, on Sept. 18, 2021, and then host Penn State at Jordan-Hare Stadium the following season on Sept. 17, 2022.
"This is another great opportunity for our players and fans to be part of something special," Jacobs said in the release. "Bringing together elite programs rich in tradition is what college football is all about. We look forward to this home-and-home series with Penn State."
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