- ‘Eat Them To Defeat Them’ is oddly about vegetables—not about eating the rich 4 Months Ago
- Marco Rubio mocked for filming talking while driving socialism critique Today 2:54 PM
- QAnon believer asks Trump’s campaign press secretary who Q is Today 2:36 PM
- Octavia Spencer has discovered ‘Ma’ memes—and she can’t get enough Today 2:09 PM
- Meet the anti-Greta Thunberg, a climate ‘skeptic’ funded by the oil industry Today 1:12 PM
- Harvey Weinstein convicted of rape and sexual assault Today 12:56 PM
- Senator calls Facebook’s current election disinformation efforts ‘inadequate’ in letter Today 12:11 PM
- The Phillie Phanatic mascot unveils a slimmer makeover Today 11:56 AM
- YouTuber threatened with arrest after rapping about being a girl from Mecca Today 11:55 AM
- Video shows flat-Earther ‘daredevil’ crashing to death after homemade rocket fails Today 11:49 AM
- Cardi B defends Dwyane Wade’s daughter during Instagram Live Today 11:45 AM
- YouTube briefly shuts down beloved ‘lofi hip hop radio’ channel, launching a new meme Today 11:42 AM
- Neil deGrasse Tyson points out that Elsa from ‘Frozen’ has ‘horse-sized eyeballs’ Today 10:58 AM
- Republicans as Sanders rises: Watch out, we may vote for Trump Today 10:54 AM
- Amazon series ‘Hunters’ criticized by Auschwitz Memorial over fictionalized scene Today 10:45 AM
How to stream Penn State vs. Minnesota
Minnesota’s brain trust gave Fleck the big dollar extension. Now, can he push the upstart Gophers over a talented Penn State at home?
It’s the battle of two undefeated Big 10 teams, as No. 5 Penn State Nittany Lions travels to the Twin Cities, to take on upstart No. 13 Minnesota Gophers, at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Penn State (8-0) is coming off a bye week but cruised to a 28-7 road win over Michigan State. In the win over Michigan State, Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford went 18 of 32 for 189 yards, tossing four touchdowns. Dynamic tight end Pat Freiermuth caught three of Clifford’s scores. The Nittany Lions defense continued its excellent play, forcing four turnovers and holding the Spartans to only 83 rushing yards.
The Golden Gophers are also well-rested off a bye, but have been absolutely dominating over the last month, including a 52-10 home demolition of Maryland. In an uninspiring performance, Minnesota QB Tanner Morgan was 12 of 21 for 138 yds, while throwing two TDs and one pick. Running back Rodney Smith picked up the slack, toting the rock for 103 yards and a score. The Golden Gophers defense, which has carried the season, held Maryland to 210 total yards—including 79 rushing yards.
The tested Penn State club has a 74% chance of coming out with a win, per the ESPN Football Power Index. Minnesota, on the other hand, is just heading into the tough meat in its schedule, in which it will play three teams currently ranked in the AP’s top 18. It’s possible that the Gophers are for real, whether they win or not. However, while the Nittany Lions are the deeper team, Minnesota can play without the pressure its College Football Playoff-chasing opponent will play with. In fact, head coach P.J. Fleck’s team will be attempting to make a name off of Penn State, a top-five team that won’t scare them.
No. 5 Penn State vs. No. 13 Minnesota
- When: 12pm ET, Saturday, Nov. 9
- Where: TCF Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, Minnesota
- Streaming: ABC
How to stream Penn State vs. Minnesota live: Watch Big 10 football
The following services offer a one-week free trial.
- Cost: $44.99 for your first month and $54.99 per month thereafter
- FuboTV devices: Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Android TV, iOS and Android devices
- Local channels: ABC, Fox, NBC, CBS, the CW (in some markets) (check local availability here)
FuboTV is a solid TV streaming service option, whether your tastes run to entertainment (AMC, Syfy, FX), news (MSNBC, CNN), or sports (NBA TV, NFL Network). If you’re a soccer fan, however, it will appear tailor-made for you, with all Champions League matches (via the TNT and TUDN family of channels), NBC and NBCSN for Premier League matches, 10 beIN SPORTS channels, and FS1 and FS2. If you can’t watch a match live, FuboTV offers a three-day replay for each match and 30 hours of cloud DVR. (Check out the complete FuboTV channels list.)
- Cost: $44.99 per month
- Hulu devices: Roku, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Amazon Fire Stick and Fire TV, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Nintendo Switch, and iOS and Android devices
- Hulu local channels: ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, the CW (check your local availability here)
Hulu with Live TV includes sports programming among its offerings, including ESPN and FS1, and as a subscriber to the service, you’ll get free access to Hulu’s sizable on-demand library. (Check out the full list of Hulu Live TV channels.)
3) YouTube TV
- Cost: $50 per month
- YouTube TV devices: Google Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Xbox One, iOS and Android devices
- YouTube TV local channels: NBC, CBS, Fox, ABC, the CW (enter your ZIP code here to check your availability)
YouTube TV is a great option for college football: Fox, ABC, NBC, CBS, FS1, FS2, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN News, and ESPNU are all here and offer a nearly 360 programming platter of action. (Take a look at the full list of YouTube TV channels here.)
Penn State vs. Minnesota: What to watch for
The reality of this matchup is that Minnesota has everything to gain. At 8-0 to start the season, and likely a ninth win (at least) to be found over the last four games, the Gophers will come in like gangbusters, looking to ruin Penn State’s run.
Away from the field, Minnesota, a program that has been re-stocked with talent, understands what it has in Fleck, who could probably get himself into a big name-brand program following the season. Now having locked him into an extension that will significantly boost salaries for the entire staff, Minnesota’s board of regents believes it has the right pieces in place to boost the program into the national spotlight.
A win over Penn State in the big programming slot could be the coming-out party.
Holding the chalk line, Penn State is a 6.5-point favorite, according to Odds Shark. Expect an exciting game that could go either way.
The Daily Dot may receive a payment in connection with purchases of products or services featured in this article. Click here to learn more.
Kahron Spearman is a music and film critic whose work can also regularly be regularly found in the Austin Chronicle.