The collection of preseason hype grows for Penn State football.
Penn State sophomore wide receiver KJ Hamler landed on the Paul Hornung Award preseason watch list Thursday.
The award goes to college football’s most versatile player. Hamler was a finalist for the award in 2018. Purdue’s Rondale Moore won the award last season.
Penn State’s Saquon Barkley won the award in 2017.
Hamler is also on preseason watch lists for the Maxwell Award and Biletnikoff Award.
You can find a complete list of Penn State players and coaches on watch lists below:
Head Coach James Franklin: Dodd Trophy
WR KJ Hamler – Maxwell Award, Biletnikoff Award, Hornung Award
DE Yetur Gross-Matos: Bednarik Award, Nagurski Trophy
LB Micah Parsons: Butkus Award, Bednarik Award, Nagurski Trophy
DL Robert Windsor: Nagurski Trophy, Outland Trophy
LB Cam Brown: Butkus Award
C Michael Menet: Rimington Trophy
TE Pat Freiermuth: Mackey Award
P Blake Gillikin: Ray Guy Award