Penn State University Football

SCHOLARSHIP BREAKDOWN

Updated: July 1, 2018

Position On Scholarship in 2018 On Scholarship in 2019 Players
QB 5 4 McSorley, Stevens, Zembiec, Clifford, Levis
RB 5 3 Mk.Allen, J.Thomas, Sanders, Jrny.Brown, Slade
WR 9 8 Thompkins, J.Johnson, Polk, Hamler, Hippenhammer, Sullivan-Brown, Dotson, George, Shorter
TE 5 5 Bowers, Holland, Dalton, Freiermuth, Kuntz
OL 15 13 Wright, Vasey*, Bates, Gonzalez, Jenkins, McGovern, Fries, Gellerstedt, Menet, Holmes, Miranda, Thorpe, Effner, Scruggs, Walker
DT 9 9 Givens, Windsor, Jordan, Shelton,Barber, Hansard, Culpepper, Hawkins, Mustipher
DE 9 8 T.Brown, Buchholz, S. Miller, Joseph, Simmons, Toney, Gross-Matos, Oweh, Tarburton
LB 11 9 Farmer, Cooper, J. Miller, C.Brown, Darien, Brooks, Faison-Walden, Franklin, Katshir, Luketa, Parsons
CB 8 7 Oruwariye, Reid, McPhearson, D.J.Brown, Castro-Fields, D.Johnson, Gordon, Miner
S 7 6 Scott, Monroe, Petrishen, Taylor, Sutherland, Wade, Humphries
K/Oth 2 2 Gillikin, Pinegar
Total 85 74 11 scholarship available in 2019.

NOTES:
Players in BOLD are in final year of eligibility.
Players underlined are in junior year of eligibility.
Players italicized are current recruiting class.
Players with * are run-ons who earned a scholarship.


NEW NCAA Sanctions Update as of Sept 8, 2014
Bowl Ban ended; bowl eligible in 2014.
Return to full scholarships in 2015.

NCAA Sanctions as of Sept 24, 2013
Bowl Ban: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
2014 February Letter of intent: 20 scholarship players can be signed; 2014 Season: 75 total players on scholarship
2015 February Letter of intent: 25 scholarship players can be signed; 2015 Season: 80 total players on scholarship
2016 February Letter of intent: 25 scholarship players can be signed; 2016 Season: 85 total players on scholarship (this is a return to normalcy)
$60 million fine

OLD NCAA Sanctions:
Bowl Ban: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
15 scholarship signing limit: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016
65 scholarship roster limit: 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
$60 million fine


Other Penn State Football Info


Jim's Penn State Football Web Pages
Penn State's 7 National Championship Football Teams
Penn State NFL Draft History (Updated 5/4/15)
Penn State AFL Draft History
Comparison of Big 10's "Little 8" versus Eastern Independent's "Little 7" 1966-1992
1994 Final AP Vote
1994-1997 Final AP Vote Comparison
1968 Revisited
1969 Revisited
1973 Revisited
1994 Revisited
College Football (I-A) by Winning Percentage during the Joe Paterno era as head coach 1966-2011 (from http://football.stassen.com)
College Football (I-A) by Wins during the Joe Paterno era as head coach 1966-2011 (generated from http://football.stassen.com)

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