Purdue 2017 football roster

Coaches

No. Name Year Pos. Ht. Wt. Home
1 D.J. Knox JR RB 5-7 210 Fairburn, Ga./Creekside
1 Dedrick Mackey FR CB 5-11 175 Miami, Fla./Booker T. Washington
2 Da’Wan Hunte SR CB 5-9 190 Miami, Fla./Miami Central
2 Elijah Sindelar SO QB 6-4 230 Princeton, Ky./Caldwell County
3 D’J Edwards FR WR 6-1 190 West Palm Beach, Fla./Palm Beach Lakes
3 Kamal Hardy SR CB 5-11 185 Miramar, Fla./Monroe College
4 Ja’Whaun Bentley SR LB 6-2 260 Glenarden, Md./DeMatha Catholic
4 Corey Holmes JR WR 6-1 190 Pembroke Pines, Fla./Notre Dame
5 Griffin Alstott FR QB 6-2 205 St. Petersburg, Fla./Northside Christian
5 T.J. Jallow JR S 6-2 200 Olive Branch, Miss./East Mississippi C.C.
6 Tyler Hamilton FR WR 5-9 175 Hilton Head, S.C./Hilton Head
6 T.J. McCollum SR LB 6-3 235 Birmingham, Ala./Western Kentucky
7 Eddy Wilson JR DT 6-4 295 Pontiac, Mich./West Bloomfield
7 Isaac Zico JR WR 6-1 190 Milledgeville, Ga./Georgia Military College
8 Markell Jones JR RB 5-11 200 Columbus, Ind./Columbus East
8 Josh Okonye GS CB 6-0 200 Sugar Land, Texas/Wake Forest
9 Lorenzo Neal SO DT 6-2 325 Houston, Texas/Saint Thomas
9 Terry Wright JR WR 5-11 180 Memphis, Tenn./Coffeyville
10 Gregory Phillips SR WR 6-0 200 Atlanta, Ga./Arabia Mountain
11 David Blough JR QB 6-1 205 Carrollton, Texas/Creekview
11 Antoine Miles SR DE 6-2 250 Canton, Ohio/McKinely
12 Jared Sparks RS FR QB 6-1 205 Geismar, La./Dutchtown
13 Spencer Evans JR K 6-1 200 Arlington, Texas/Baylor
13 Aidan O’Connell FR QB 6-3 190 Lincolnshire, Ill./Stevenson
13 Gelen Robinson SR DE 6-1 280 Schererville, Ind./Lake Central
14 Antonio Blackmon JR CB 6-0 195 Fort Wayne, Ind./Bishop Dwenger
14 Danny Carollo RS FR QB 6-0 205 Lake Forest, Ill./Lake Forest
16 Garrett Hudson SR LB 6-2 245 Tallahassee, Fla./North Florida Christian
17 Cornel Jones FR LB 6-2 240 Miami, Fla./Miami Central
17 Nick Sipe FR QB 6-4 200 Villa Park, Calif./Villa Park
18 KeyRon Catlett FR WR 5-10 180 Hopkinsville, Ky./Christian County
18 Cameron Northern FR QB 6-3 215 Jeffersonville, Ind./Jeffersonville
19 Aaron Banks JR QB 6-4 200 Indianapolis, Ind./Brebeuf
20 Benaiah Franklin RS FR WR 6-1 195 Marietta, Ga.,/Wheeler
20 Mike Little SO CB 6-0 195 Newhall, Calif./Notre Dame
20 Kenneth Major FR CB 6-0 190 Hopkinsville, Ky./Christian County
21 Markus Bailey SO LB 6-1 235 Columbus, Ohio/Hilliard Davidson
21 Anthony Mahoungou SR WR 6-3 210 Paris, France/West Hills
22 Sawyer Dawson SO LB 6-1 235 Lakeland, Fla./Plant City
23 Josh Hayes SO CB 6-0 185 Indianapolis, Ind./Pike
24 Tim Cason JR CB 6-0 195 Clarkston, Mich./Clarkston
25 Tario Fuller SO RB 6-0 190 Sugar Hill, Ga./Lanier
25 Brandon Shuman SO CB 5-11 170 Miami, Fla./Gulliver Prep
26 Carter McGinnis FR RB 6-0 205 Noblesville, Ind./Guerin Catholic
26 C.J. Parker SR S 6-1 205 Menifee, Calif./Mount San Jacinto
27 Navon Mosley SO S 6-0 190 West Bloomfield, Mich./West Bloomfield
28 Jacob Abrams FR CB 6-2 195 Carmel, Ind./Carmel
29 Simeon Smiley RS FR CB 6-0 205 Pensacola, Fla./Pensacola Catholic
30 Tobias Larry FR LB 6-1 210 Lakeland, Fla./Kathleen
31 Robert McWilliams III FR DE 6-4 210 South Miami, Fla./Coral Gables
31 Joe Schopper JR P 6-0 210 Indianapolis, Ind./Cathedral
32 Jack Wegher SO RB 5-10 205 Sioux City, S.D./IMG Academy
33 Jackson Anthrop RS FR WR 5-11 185 West Lafayette, Ind./Central Catholic
34 Jonah Williams FR LB 6-3 235 West Lafayette, Ind./West Lafayette
34 Richie Worship SO RB 6-0 260 Cleveland, Ohio/Valley Forge
35 Wes Cook SR S 5-10 190 Westminster, Md./East Carolina
36 Danny Ezechukwu SR LB 6-2 250 Lithonia, Ga./Arabia Mountain
37 Brian Lankford-Johnson SO RB 6-0 190 St. Paul, Minn./Palm Bay (Fla.)
38 Zac Collins FR K 6-1 180 Louisville, Ky./Saint Xavier
38 Brennan Thieneman RS FR S 6-1 200 Noblesville, Ind./Guerin Catholic
39 Zach Randall FR LB 6-0 200 Fishers, Ind./Hamilton Southeastern
40 Ronnie Hill SO S 6-0 200 Indianapolis, Ind./Cathedral
40 Alexander Horvath FR RB 6-3 220 Mishawaka, Ind./Marian
41 Jacob Thieneman JR S 6-1 210 Noblesville, Ind./Guerin Catholic
42 Brian Bravo JR K 6-2 195 North Aurora, Ill./Joliet Catholic
42 David Day SO CB 5-9 185 Indianapolis, Ind./North Central
43 Andy Chelf SO S 6-0 190 Southlake, Texas/Southlake Carroll
43 Myles Homan SO K 6-1 220 Cincinnati, Ohio/St. Xavier
44 Anthony Watts RS FR DT 6-4 295 Houston, Texas/Jack Yates
45 Lane Beeler JR RB 5-10 230 West Point, Ind./McCutcheon
45 Austin Larkin SR DE 6-3 255 University City, Mo./City College of San Francisco
46 Race Johnson SR CB 5-11 185 Carmel, Ind./Carmel
47 Ben Makowski JR LS 6-2 250 Osceola, Ind./Penn
48 Ryan Sadkowski JR LS 5-11 225 Glen Ellyn, Ill./Glenbard South
48 Rob Simmons JR LB 6-5 230 Philadelphia, Pa./Valley Forge Military Academy
49 Dennis Johnson FR S 6-3 180 Fort Wayne, Ind./Fort Wayne South
50 Keiwan Jones JR DT 6-2 280 Ocala, Fla./Dunnellon
50 Bearooz Yacoobi JR OL 6-5 300 Dearborn, Mich./Dearborn
51 Bryce Brown RS FR OL 6-1 280 Evansville, Ind./Evansville North
52 Tanner Hawthorne RS FR OT 6-6 290 Glendale, Ariz./Centennial
53 Kirk Barron JR C 6-2 305 Mishawaka, Ind./Marian
55 Derrick Barnes FR LB 6-1 250 Covington, Ky./Holy Cross
55 Michael Mendez SO OL 6-4 295 Los Fresnos, Texas/Los Fresnos
56 Viktor Beach FR OL 6-4 310 Fort Myers, Fla./Bishop Verot
57 Semisi Fakasiieiki RS FR LB 6-3 255 Compton, Calif./Dominguez
58 Ryan Flaherty RS FR OL 6-3 280 New Carlisle, Ind./New Prairie
60 Eric Swingler JR OL 6-6 305 Munster, Ind./Munster
64 Eric Ferguson RS FR OL 6-1 295 Noblesville, Ind./Noblesville
65 Marc Roland FR OL 6-3 275 Indianapolis, Ind./Roncalli
66 Alex Criddle SO DT 6-3 310 Broken Arrow, Okla./Thomas Edison
68 Peyton Truitt SO OL 6-5 285 West Lafayette, Ind./West Lafayette
70 David Steinmetz GS OL 6-8 310 Grafton, Mass./Rhode Island
71 Sam Loebig RS FR OL 6-3 315 Bethesda, Md./Bethesda-Chevy Chase
72 Jalen Jackson FR OL 6-2 265 Powder Springs, Ga./McEachern
73 Ethan Smart JR OL 6-6 310 Southaven, Miss./Northeast Mississippi C.C.
74 Graham Keller FR OL 6-4 270 Noblesville, Ind./Guerin Catholic
75 Shane Evans JR OL 6-4 310 Crystal Lake, Ill./NIU
76 Mark Stickford FR OL 6-5 265 Carmel, Ind./Carmel
77 D.J. Washington FR OL 6-4 285 Louisville, Ky./Ballard
78 Grant Hermanns RS FR OL 6-7 295 Albuquerque, N.M./Rio Rancho
79 Matt McCann SO OL 6-6 315 Fishers, Ind./Bishop Chatard
80 Jarrett Burgess JR WR 6-3 220 Miami, Fla./Florida Christian
81 Darius Pittman FR TE 6-3 250 Gulfport, Miss./Saint Stanislaus
82 Wade Buckman RS FR TE 6-6 235 Holland, Mich./Holland
83 Malcolm Dotson SO WR 6-2 200 Indianapolis, Ind./Cathedral
84 Jess Trussell SO TE 6-6 245 Arlington, Texas/James Martin
85 J.D. Dellinger SO K 6-2 195 Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day
86 Noah Ellison FR WR 6-1 190 Louisville, Ky./Trinity
87 Ryan James FR WR 6-4 200 Chicago, Ill./De La Salle
88 Cole Herdman JR TE 6-4 240 Leesburg, Va./Flint Hill
89 Brycen Hopkins SO TE 6-5 240 Nashville, Tenn./Ensworth
91 Chazmyn Turner SO DE 6-5 260 Mooresville, N.C./Mooresville
92 Giovanni Reviere FR DE 6-5 260 Chattanooga, Tenn./McCallie
94 Allen Daniels FR DT 6-2 305 Dacula, Ga./Dacula
96 Ray Ellis JR DT 6-4 305 San Jose, Calif./City College of San Francisco
96 Jake Herr SO P 6-5 230 Carmel, Ind./Carmel
97 Brooks Royal FR LS 6-2 170 Fitzgerald, Ga./Fitzgerald
97 Mike Zeigler JR DE 6-4 260 Springfield, Ill./Southern Illinois
98 Kai Higgins SO DE 6-4 240 Pomona, Calif./Chaffey Collegel

Coaches and Support Staff

Jeff Brohm – Head Coach

Brian Brohm – Co-Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks

Nick Holt – Co-Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers

Tony Levine – Specials Teams Coordinator/Co-Offensive Coordinator/Tight Ends

Anthony Poindexter – Co-Defensive Coordinator/Secondary

JaMarcus Shephard – Passing Game Coordinator/Wide Receivers

Chris Barclay – Running Backs

Derrick Jackson – Cornerbacks

Reggie Johnson – Defensive Line

Dale Williams – Offensive Line