ESPN's College GameDay to recognize original creator of Penn State's 'White out' game
Penn State has their annual White-Out Game set for Saturday in primetime against the No. 22 Auburn Tigers.
ESPN’s premier pregame show, College GameDay, is making the trip to Happy Valley for the primetime showdown.
College GameDay has been to Happy Valley each of the last 5 years. It is the only school they have visited 5 times in a row.
A Few Penn State students got a special surprise as the original creator of the White-Out, former director of communications and branding Guido D’Elia, ESPN’s Gene Wojciechowski and College GameDay’s Judi Weiss talked to a communications class Thursday afternoon.
GameDay will also be highlighting D’Elia’s contributions to the annual White Out game as well.
— Mike Poorman (@PSUPoorman) September 16, 2021
Part of the class will be shown on College GameDay Saturday morning before the game against No. 22 Auburn. The first ever White-Out Game came in 2007 against Notre Dame
Penn State is No. 10 in the country after wins against Wisconsin on the road and Ball State at home.
Kick off is at 6:30 p.m. ET on Saturday.