Penn State’s biggest challenge so far has been Purdue, and even an unranked Auburn is going to be a tough obstacle, particularly at home. The two teams met last year in a thriller for the first game of the home-and-home series in Happy Valley that saw the Nittany Lions emerge victorious, 28-20.
Auburn’s win over San Jose State was a little too close for comfort this weekend, and Penn State will be the first Power 5 opponent they face this season. Bryan Harsin is looking to improve on his 6-7 record from his inaugural season as the Tigers’ head coach.
Penn State vs. Auburn opening odds
Spread: Penn State -3
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