Lions’ Tales from 1990-1999
The decade of the Web & Hip Hop
The 90s witnessed continued dominance of Penn State’s eastern competition like Syracuse, Boston College, Pitt, and Rutgers, while keeping their Bowl string alive by playing in the Blockbuster Bowl in 1990 and the Fiesta Bowl to cap the1991 season. Penn State played in the Fiesta Bowl six times and won every time. Joining the Big Ten in 1994, the team went undefeated with a 12-0 record and won the Big Ten Championship at the Rose Bowl in the first year of conference play. They defeated Oregon 38-20. The 90’s were marked with a consistent string of winning seasons and the establishment of a remarkable bowl record. The last bowl win of the 90’s coming against the Texas Aggies in the Alamo Bowl on December 28th. The final score was 24-0. The decade of the 90s began as an eastern independent and ended as a solid, competitive, respected member of the Big Ten Conference.
Cast members who played from 1990-1999.