In the NSCAA poll, PSU checks in at 16th. Soccer America has PSU 17th (down six spots) as does SoccerTimes (down three), while TopDrawerSoccer has the Lions at 19th slipping two spots.
Meanwhile, Penn State still holds the top spot in the NSCAA Great Lakes Region.
Penn State has two tough road matchups at Yale and Connecticut this weekend before the last non-conference road trip of 2010 at Portland. At the NIKE Portland Invitational, PSU will see Washington and No. 4 Portland at famed Merlo Field.