Penn State announced its 2017 season on Thursday and it includes 17 home games.
The Nittany Lions will also take on seven teams that finished in the top-50 in RPI and six teams that reached the postseason.
The season gets underway at the LSU Tournament (Feb. 10-12). Penn State will stay south for two other tournaments — the inaugural ACC/Big Ten Challenge in Atlanta, Ga. (Feb. 17-19) and the Coastal Carolina tournament (Feb. 25-26).
The Nittany Lions then head west for the Colorado State Classic (Mar. 3-5) and games with Seattle (Mar. 8), South Dakota (Mar. 11) and Washington (Mar. 11).
The home slate gets underway with St. Francis in a doubleheader on Mar. 15. Other home games include Robert Morris (DH, Mar. 22), Indiana (Mar. 31-Apr. 2), Ohio State (DH, Apr. 12), Bucknell (DH, Apr. 19), Rutgers (Apr. 21-23) and Minnesota (May 5-7).
Away matchups include: Michigan (Mar. 24-26), Pittsburgh (Mar. 29), Michigan State (Apr. 7-9), Nebraska (Apr. 14-16) and Maryland (Apr. 28-30).
The Big Ten Tournament will be hosted by Michigan, May 11-13.