Tuesday, June 9, 2015

2015 Freshman Jersey Numbers

Grant Newsome is going to have to settle for . . . a better number. He'll wear #77 in college. Redshirt
sophomore Logan Tuley-Tillman wears #72 currently.
The incoming freshmen have jersey numbers. And, boy oh boy, this is an exciting time and we're all nerds.

Reuben Jones: #4
Last worn on defense by: Linebacker Cameron Gordon from 2010-2013.
Currently worn by: Running back De'Veon Smith.

Keith Washington: #6
Last worn on defense by: Cornerback Raymon Taylor from 2011-2014.
Currently worn by: Quarterback Brian Cleary.

Tyrone Wheatley, Jr.: #8
Last worn on offense by: Quarterback Russell Bellomy from 2012-2014.
Currently worn by: Quarterback Joey Hewlett and cornerback Channing Stribling.

Grant Perry: #9
Last worn on offense by: Wide receiver Martavious Odoms from 2008-2011.
Currently worn by: Linebacker Mike McCray II.

Zach Gentry: #10
Last worn on offense by: Wide receiver Da'Mario Jones. Jones wore #11 in high school, which is the Wistert brothers' retired number.
Currently worn by: Da'Mario Jones?

Alex Malzone: #12
Last worn on offense by: Wide receiver Roy Roundtree from 2009-2011.
Currently worn by: Linebacker Allen Gant.

Andrew David: #16
Last worn on special teams by: Kicker Peter Elezovic in 1992.
Currently worn by: Wide receiver Jack Wangler.

Tyree Kinnel: #17
Last worn on defense by: Cornerback Tony Anderson from 2008-2011.
Currently worn by: Wide receiver Freddy Canteen.

Karan Higdon: #22
Last worn on offense by: Wide receiver Darryl Stonum from 2008-2011.
Currently worn by: Safety Jarrod Wilson.

Jon Runyan, Jr.: #75
Last worn on offense by: Offensive tackle Michael Schofield from 2009-2013. Runyan's father, who played for Michigan in the 1990's, wore #69.
Currently worn by: Runyan only.

Grant Newsome: #77
Last worn on offense by: Offensive tackle Taylor Lewan from 2009-2013.
Currently worn by: Newsome only.

Brian Cole: #81
Last worn on offense by: Wide receiver Csont'e York in 2013.
Currently worn by: Only Cole.

The following players' jersey numbers have not been released yet (previous number in parentheses):

Shelton Johnson (#7)
Wayne Lyons (#2)
John O'Korn (#5)
Blake O'Neill (#39)
Jake Rudock (#15)
Nolan Ulizio (#70)


  1. Newsome won the Jersey Lottery (Not to be confused with the New Jersey Lottery which is a mess of corruption).

    What I wouldn't give to wear the 77 for UM.

  2. Every year I see who has #41 ... Lytle's number. This year it's Ryan Tice, who I have absolutely no idea who he is.