Their Oct. 7 game at Purdue was delayed 88 minutes in the fourth quarter because of lightning, and their home game against Michigan State a week later was delayed 34 minutes because of lightning in the area.
Michigan State sophomore quarterback Brian Lewerke established himself as a modern-day mailman during a career day.
One week after throwing for a single-game program-record 445 yards with four touchdowns in a loss at Northwestern, Lewerke finished 33-for-56 passing for 400 yards, two touchdowns and one interception. Barkley had 14 carries for 63 yards, caught three passes for 33 yards and had two kick returns for 15 yards. He's thrown for 16 touchdowns and run for 8 more. Enter freshman kicker Matt Coghlin, who put the ball nearly directly through the middle of the uprights to lift the Spartans to a 27-24 win.
Penn State opened the scoring on its second possession by driving 92 yards - 90 of them through the air - in seven plays.
The earliest the game will resume is now 5:30 p.m. EST after the matchup went into a weather delay just after 1 p.m. EST. After eight plays, the Nittany Lions were faced with a decision.
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The Lions still rank second in the Big Ten in points allowed per game while the Spartans are first in the conference against the rush.
Penn State had a 14-7 lead midway through the second quarter, but that's when the rain - and the lightning - came.
Saturday's marked the second weather-delayed game of the season for Michigan State, following their 30-27 win at Minnesota on October 14, in which the start was bumped back.
Seventh-rated Penn State entered the game as a 9-point favorite after its first loss of the season, 39-38 at Ohio State a week ago.