After a thrilling victory in overtime, Penn State running back Saquon Barkley took a moment to thank Nittany Lions fans.
“Beaver Stadium, thank you guys for coming out,” he said. “Crappy weather, you guys are still the best fans in the country. Love you guys so much, thank you.”
Thank you, Nittany Nation. Couldn't have done it without you. pic.twitter.com/627ksdGrkY
— Penn State Football (@PennStateFball) October 2, 2016
Penn State fans were thanking Barkley after he scored the game-winning touchdown on the Nittany Lions’ first offensive play of overtime.
Penn State tied the game in the final minute when quarterback Trace McSorley led a late drive capped by a 40-yard Tyler Davis field goal.