Baltimore area's 2014 FBS players

Baltimore high school football fans will have no shortage of former players to follow this college season.

There are 102 local players — from Anne Arundel County, Baltimore City, Baltimore County, Carroll County, Harford County and Howard County — listed on Football Bowl Subdivision rosters this fall.


The Big Ten features the most local players with 29 — 18 of whom will suit up this fall for Maryland. Penn State, meanwhile, has five Baltimore-area residents on its roster. Michigan and Iowa have two apiece, while Michigan State and Purdue each have one.

The Atlantic Coast Conference is right behind the Big Ten with 22 local players: Virginia (five), Virginia Tech (four), Wake Forest (three), Boston College (two), Duke (two), North Carolina (two), North Carolina State (one), Syracuse (one), Pittsburgh (one) and Miami (one).


In addition to the Terps, Nittany Lions, Cavaliers, Hokies and Demon Deacons, these FBS programs have at least three local players on their rosters: Temple (four), Buffalo (three), Navy (three), Toledo (three) and West Virginia (three).

Gilman is the most well-represented high school with 12 players on FBS rosters. Good Counsel is next with eight players from the Baltimore area, followed by Loyola (seven), Calvert Hall (six), Dunbar (six), Annapolis Area Christian (four), McDonogh (four) and DeMatha (four). Archbishop Spalding, Atholton, City, Edmondson, Meade and St. Paul's have three apiece.

Here's the complete list of Baltimore's FBS players for the 2014 season. Anyone we missed? Email mbracken@baltsun.com

College Name High school Position Year
Alabama Cyrus Jones Gilman cornerback junior
Arkansas Carroll Washington Edmondson cornerback senior
Boise State Thomas Stuart Calvert Hall quarterback sophomore
Boston College Josh Bordner Century wide receiver fifth-year senior
Boston College Jack Kenny Loyola defensive lineman freshman
Buffalo Dan Collura DeMatha = offensive lineman sophomore
Buffalo Zach Nicholas Mt. Hebron defensive back freshman
Buffalo Kendall Patterson DeMatha _ fullback junior
Connecticut Jordan Floyd Loyola safety sophomore
Connecticut Anthony Watkins Lawrenceville (N.J.)! cornerback freshman
Duke Allen Jackson McDonogh defensive tackle sophomore
Duke Eamonn Vain-Callahan Severn running back junior
Eastern Michigan Great Ibe Meade linebacker junior
Georgia Greg Pyke Boys' Latin offensive guard sophomore
Houston Billy Cosh Arundel quarterback senior
Idaho Anthony Rice Edmondson defensive lineman senior
Iowa Darian Cooper DeMatha ) defensive lineman junior
Iowa Steve Manders Archbishop Spalding linebacker freshman
Kansas Keyon Haughton W.E.B. DuBois offensive lineman junior
Kansas Anthony "Fish" Smithson Highland (Utah)^ safety sophomore
Kansas State Andre Davis Dunbar wide receiver junior
Kent State Terrell Johnson Archbishop Spalding offensive lineman fifth-year senior
Kentucky TraVaughn Paschal Arundel linebacker senior
Kentucky Kobie Walker Good Counsel + linebacker freshman
LSU Jake Clise Loyola quarterback freshman
Marshall Deon¿Tay McManus Dunbar tight end freshman
Maryland Milan Barry-Pollock Eastern Tech defensive back sophomore
Maryland Roman Braglio McDonogh defensive lineman sophomore
Maryland Wes Brown Good Counsel & running back sophomore
Maryland Shane Cockerille Gilman quarterback freshman
Maryland Yannik Cudjoe-Virgil Towson linebacker senior
Maryland Zach Dancel Good Counsel * safety junior
Maryland Elvis Dennah Annapolis Area Christian safety freshman
Maryland Nnamdi Egbuaba St. Frances linebacker freshman
Maryland Matt Gillespie Loyola linebacker freshman
Maryland Kenneth Goins Jr. Gilman fullback sophomore
Maryland Adam Greene Broadneck placekicker freshman
Maryland Malik Jones Dunbar defensive lineman freshman
Maryland DeAndre Lane Catonsville wide receiver sophomore
Maryland Brian McMahon Atholton tight end sophomore
Maryland Mike Minter Severna Park offensive lineman freshman
Maryland Matt Robinson Atholton linebacker senior
Maryland Azubuike Ukandu Towson defensive lineman sophomore
Maryland Josh Woods McDonogh defensive back freshman
Massachusetts Jackson Porter Mt. Hebron defensive back freshman
Memphis Larry Lawrence Randallstown offensive lineman senior
Miami (Fla.) Sunny Odogwu St. Frances offensive tackle freshman
Miami (Ohio) Mwanza Wamulumba Meade defensive lineman senior
Michigan Blake Countess Good Counsel ( cornerback junior
Michigan Henry Poggi Gilman defensive end freshman
Michigan State Adam Brown Atholton offensive guard junior
Navy Demond Brown Old Mill slotback junior
Navy Colin Osborne Glenelg slotback junior
Navy Shelley White Archbishop Spalding cornerback junior
New Mexico Lee Crosby City defensive back junior
New Mexico Nik D'Avanzo Archbishop Curley defensive lineman sophomore
New Mexico State Jalen Jones South River quarterback freshman
New Mexico State Teldrick Morgan Meade wide receiver sophomore
North Carolina Jared Cohen McDonogh offensive lineman freshman
North Carolina Mark McNeill St. Mary's wide receiver senior
North Carolina State Troy Vincent Jr Gilman cornerback freshman
Notre Dame Sam Mustipher Good Counsel \ offensive lineman freshman
Oklahoma Charles Tapper City defensive end junior
Oklahoma State Josh Furman Old Mill linebacker fifth-year senior
Old Dominion Galen Evans Annapolis Area Christian defensive tackle sophomore
Old Dominion Malique Johnson Annapolis Area Christian safety junior
Penn State Adrian Amos Calvert Hall safety senior
Penn State Da'Quan Davis Calvert Hall cornerback junior
Penn State Brian Gaia Gilman offensive guard sophomore
Penn State Donovan Smith Owings Mills offensive tackle junior
Penn State Trevor Williams Calvert Hall cornerback junior
Pittsburgh Devon Porchia Gilman linebacker sophomore
Purdue Ryan Watson Good Counsel - defensive tackle junior
South Carolina Jonas Price St. Paul's kicker/punter freshman
Syracuse Nathan Hines Catonsville long snapper freshman
Temple Samuel Benjamin Mount St. Joseph wide receiver sophomore
Temple Cole Boozer Loyola tight end freshman
Temple Alex Wells Overlea defensive back junior
Temple Avery Williams Archbishop Curley linebacker sophomore
Toledo Kennedy Frazier Calvert Hall cornerback freshman
Toledo Tre James City linebacker junior
Toledo Delando Johnson Calvert Hall safety sophomore
UCLA Mike Fafaul Loyola quarterback sophomore
UCLA Peter Hajimihalis St. Paul's long snapper junior
UNLV Mike Horsey Dunbar defensive back senior
Virginia Alex Foertsch Gilman long snapper freshman
Virginia Kirk Garner Good Counsel # cornerback freshman
Virginia Darius Jennings Gilman wide receiver senior
Virginia Micah Kiser Gilman linebacker freshman
Virginia Andrew Will Loyola offensive lineman freshman
Virginia Tech Michael Branthover DeMatha % placekicker senior
Virginia Tech Kendall Fuller Good Counsel $ cornerback sophomore
Virginia Tech Melvin Keihn Gilman linebacker freshman
Virginia Tech Donovan Riley Poly cornerback junior
Wake Forest Hunter Goodwin Gilman offensive tackle junior
Wake Forest Kevin Johnson River Hill cornerback fifth-year senior
Wake Forest E.J. Scott Good Counsel @ wide receiver fifth-year senior
West Virginia William Crest Jr. Dunbar quarterback freshman
West Virginia Marvin Gross Dunbar safety sophomore
West Virginia Jonathan Haynes Annapolis Area Christian offensive lineman freshman
Western Kentucky Troy Jones St. Paul's quarterback junior
Western Kentucky DeVante Thomas Edmondson defensive back senior

! Fort Meade native


@ Ellicott City native

# Baltimore native

$ Baltimore native

% Dayton native

^Baltimore native

& Baltimore native

* Ellicott City native

( Owings Mills native

) Elkridge native

- Ellicott City native

_ Abingdon native

= Elkridge native

+ Baltimore native

\ Owings Mills native

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