UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Penn State baseball team welcomes Illinois for its final series of the 2022 regular season. The series begins on Thursday at 5 p.m. with a broadcast on Big Ten Network. Friday’s contest starts at 6 p.m. Saturday’s regular season finale is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday and Saturday’s games will be on B1G+.
The Nittany Lions, led by Rob Cooper, are 25-24 overall and 11-10 in Big Ten play. Penn State is coming off an incredible 19-6 win over Pitt on Tuesday. The Nittany Lions tallied 14 runs in the ninth inning, including three-run homers by Josh Spiegel and Kyle Hannon and a three-run triple by Tayven Kelley.
Penn State is working to clinch a spot in next week’s Big Ten Tournament. The Nittany Lions currently sit fifth in the Big Ten standings, but is one of four teams between 11-10 and 9-10.
With at least one win over Illinois OR a loss by Nebraska (vs. Michigan State) and Northwestern (at Minnesota), Penn State will clinch its spot.
The 2022 Penn State baseball season is presented by The Family Clothesline.
All Penn State Athletics non-football events will require a valid permit or payment of the applicable parking fee for campus lots. Complimentary parking will no longer be issued for season ticket holders.
Fans with valid Penn State University Park parking permits will be permitted to park at non-football athletics events for free, following Transportation Services parking policies and access.
Fans without a permit are encouraged to prepay for event parking at a discounted rate through ParkMobile – https://psu.parkmobile.io/. Prepayment is available through 11:59 p.m. the day prior to each event. Season packages will be available for general parking for most sports, and information on VIP parking options available for select events will be released later.
Please visit the 2022 Baseball Parking page for additional information.
Non-football event parking is managed by Penn State Transportation Services. For more information on parking for this event, please email email@example.com or call 814-865-1436.
Thursday’s game will be Throwback Thursday.
Friday’s contest will be Penn State’s annual Bark In The Park.
Saturday will be Senior Day, presented by the Penn State Alumni Association, featuring a ceremony following the…