Penn State University Football

SCHOLARSHIP BREAKDOWN

Updated: June 15, 2014

Position On Scholarship in 2014 On Scholarship in 2015 On Scholarship in 2016 Players
QB 3 3 3 Hackenberg, McSorley, O'Connor
RB 6 4 4 Zwinak, Belton, Lynch, Mk.Allen, N.Scott, J.Thomas
OL 12 11 9 Dieffenbach, Mangiro, D.Smith, Dowrey, Gaia, Laurent, Mahon, Nelson, Beh, Brosnan, Sorrell, Wright
TE 5 5 3 Carter, James, Wilkerson, Breneman, Gesicki
WR 8 8 7 Zanelatto, Kiley, Lewis, Hamilton, Apke, Blacknall, Godwin, Thompkins
DT 5 5 3 Barney, Zettel, Johnson, P.Cothren, White
DE 7 5 4 Bars, Olaniyan, Barnes, Schwan, C.Cothran, Sickels, Brown
LB 7 6 5 Hull, Kline, Wartman, Wooten, Bell, Cabinda, Reeder
CB 8 8 5 Lucas, Davis, T.Williams, Gaines, J.Smith, Haley, Oruwariye, Worley
S 8 5 5 Amos, Keiser*, Della Valle*, Golden, A.Smith, Mc.Allen, Campbell, Farmer
K 1 0 0 Ficken
Other 1 1 ? Stanko
Other Run-Ons ? 0 0 B.Davie (G), D.Pryor (CB), T.Smith (DT), C.Nassib (DL), D.Thompson (RB)
Total 71 61 48 19 scholarships available in 2015. Limit 80 total scholarship players for 2015 season.

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


NEW 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 5/11/14)
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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