Penn State's Jordan Stout receives national honor after stellar outing vs. Illinois
Penn State is 5-2 2-2 in B1G play and is No. 20 in the Week 9 edition of the AP Top-25 poll.
The Nittany Lions dropped out of the top 10 and down 13 spots after being upset in a 9OT thriller against Illinois 20-18.
It was a monsoon in Happy Valley on Saturday, and special teams play was crucial in the game. Penn State punter/kicker Jordan Stout won the Ray Guy award for Punter of the Week for his performance against Illinois.
— Penn State Football (@PennStateFball) October 26, 2021
Stout had 8 punts for 375 yards averaging 46.8 yards per punt and a long of 55. He was 3-of-4 on FG and 1-of-1 on PATs on the day.
For the season, Stout has 37 punts that have traveled 1,790 yards on 48.4 yards per punt.
He is 21-of-22 on extra points, which is good for 95.5% and is 11-of-15 from FG, which is good for 73.3% and has 54 points on the year.
The Nittany Lions still have take on 3 top 10 opponents in the AP Top-25 poll. They are at No. 5 Ohio State, vs. No. 6 Michigan and at No. 8 Michigan State.
Penn State heads to the Shoe take on No. 5 Ohio State under the lights in Columbus, OH., at 7:30 ET on ABC.