STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Sean Clifford completed 21 of 29 passes for 230 yards and a touchdown, ran for another score, and No. 11 Penn State beat Ball State 44-13 Saturday.
Running back Noah Cain and receiver Jahan Dotson each scored, and linebacker Jesse Luketa returned an interception for a TD. Jordan Stout also kicked three field goals for the Nittany Lions.
Ball State quarterback Drew Plitt completed 25 of 39 passes for 176 yards, and Carson Steele scored on a 5-yard run for the Cardinals.
The Cardinals (1-1) travel to take on Wyoming (2-0) on Saturday, Sept. 18 at 4 p.m. ET.