Penn State gets lucky at Minnesota
Kevin Kelly's missed extra-point in overtime was the difference as Penn State escaped the Metrodome with a 28-27 win over Minnesota on Saturday.
The Nittany Lions failed to cover the 3-point spread on the road, and the 55 points scored were OVER the posted total of 48.5.
Anthony Morelli had a good game, going 20-for-34 for 281 yards and two touchdowns. Tony Hunt rushed 144 yards on 31 carries and scored twice for Penn State.
Bryan Cupito had a tremendous day in a losing cause, throwing for 348 yards on 25-for-36 passing and two scores, while Amir Pinnix rushed 26 times for 75 yards and two touchdowns for the Golden Gophers.