CFA 2015 Game 79: Illinois at Penn State, Oct. 31

Beaver Stadium, the home of Penn State football. (RoadTripSports photo by Matthew Postins)

Beaver Stadium, the home of Penn State football. (RoadTripSports photo by Matthew Postins)

Check out our entire photo gallery from this game.

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The Penn State defense limited Illinois to just 167 yards of offense and quarterback Christian Hackenberg(Palmyra, Va.) threw for two touchdowns and caught another as the Nittany Lions cruised to a 39-0 victory over the Fighting Illini in Beaver Stadium. The shutout was Penn State’s first since 2013 and first in the Big Ten since 2009.

Penn State improved to 7-2 overall and 4-1 in the Big Ten for first time since 2012, and its margin of victory was the largest against a Big Ten opponent in a shutout since a 49-0 win vs. Northwestern in 2002. It was also Penn State’s largest win in a Big Ten game since a 41-point win (48-7) at Wisconsin in 2008.

The College Football America 2015 Yearbook features 936 college football teams from the United States and Canada in 455 striking, full-color pages. That includes every team from the NCAA (FBS, FCS, Division II and Division III), NAIA, NJCAA and CCCAA, along with all 27 of the Canada Interuniversity Sport (CIS) programs. It also includes updates on club football, one-year postgraduate prep/sports academies and Mexican college football, along with dozens of action shots and stadium photos.

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