2005 Penn State Nittany Lions Football Team - Previous Season

Previous Season

The Nittany Lions were coming off of back-to-back losing seasons, finishing 3–9 in 2003 and 4–7 in 2004, capping a stretch from late 1999 where Minnesota upset the #2 Nittany Lions with a late field goal until the goal line stand at Indiana that featured four of five seasons being losing seasons and the lone winning season in 2002 featuring many frustrating close losses. This stretch was called "The Dark Years", sometimes including 2002 as well. The team finished the 2004 season with wins over Indiana and Michigan State, which helped springboard momentum into the 2005 season that gave many optimism for the 2005 Nittany Lions.

Read more about this topic:  2005 Penn State Nittany Lions Football Team

Other articles related to "seasons, season, previous season":

Saracens F.C. - History - The Professional Era - 2007–08
... Preparation for the 2007–08 seasons saw somewhat less activity in comings and goings from the squad, reflecting the relatively solid 2006–07 season ... which was one of the areas where they were consistently pressured in the previous season ... The loss of Glen Jackson and Brent Russell for the opening of the season due to pre-season injuries represented a significant blow to the club, but nonetheless the season began well with ...
Primera División Argentina - Format - International Competitions - Copa Libertadores
... see Qualifying method of Copa Libertadores in Argentina Historically, the results of the previous season determine the participation in these international competitions ... The places of Copa Libertadores are allocated to the champions of Apertura and Clausura of the previous season, as well as the three best teams which have gained the highest number of points ... Apertura 2007 was considered to be the same season of Copa Libertadores 2008 ...
Effect Of Hurricane Katrina On The New Orleans Hornets - Delayed Return
... that the Hornets would remain in Oklahoma City for the 2006–07 season and return for the 2007–08 season ... to hosting the team for six of their 41 home games during the season ... Meanwhile, the Hornets opened their season in Oklahoma City with a 26-point win over the Sacramento Kings on November 1, 2005 ...
Littlehampton Town F.C. - History
... done so, having finished as runners-up to Wick the previous season – clinching the title on the last day of the season, at nearest rivals Peacehaven ... That season was undoubtedly the finest in the Marigolds’ history ... The following season, Littlehampton finished third behind Peacehaven Telscombe and Langney Sports (now Eastbourne Borough) ...
List Of Top-division Football Clubs In CONCACAF Countries
... the country's club champions, and also for places in next season's CONCACAF club competition, the CONCACAF Champions League (either directly for teams in the ... Due to promotion and relegation, the clubs playing in the top-level league are different every season for some countries however, some league systems ... The champions of the previous season in each country are listed in bold ...

Famous quotes containing the words season and/or previous:

    How many things by season seasoned are
    To their right praise and true perfection!
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)

    The plot was most interesting. It belonged to no particular age, people, or country, and was perhaps the more delightful on that account, as nobody’s previous information could afford the remotest glimmering of what would ever come of it.
    Charles Dickens (1812–1870)