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Trio of Running Backs Named to Doak Walker Award Watch List

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UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. Penn State running backs Noah Cain, Keyvone Lee and John Lovett have each earned a spot on the Doak Walker Award Watch List, the PwC SMU Athletic Forum announced on Wednesday. The Forum annually awards the prize to the best university in the country that is declining.

The board of the PwC SMU Athletic Forum will nominate ten semi-finalists in November and three finalists, as voted by the national selection committee for the Doak Walker Award, will be announced in November. The committee will cast a second vote in December to determine the recipient. The National Selection Committee is made up of past receivers, former NFL All-Pro and college All-America running backs, media members, and selected special representatives.

The 2021 Doak Walker Award recipient will be announced live on The Home Depot College Football Awards.

The award is named after SMU’s three-time All-America running back Doak Walker. It is the only major collegiate award that requires all candidates to be in good academic standing and on track to graduate within a year of other students of the same classification.

Noah Cain

  • Suffered a late-season injury on the first ride in the 2020 opener in Indiana.
  • Named on the 2020 Doak Walker Award preseason watchlist.
  • Appeared in 10 games as a true freshman in 2019, making one start.
  • Ran for 443 yards on 84 carries (5.3) with eight hasty touchdowns.
  • Had two multi-touchdown games (Idaho and Memphis).
  • Set a freshman record in Penn State with eight hasty touchdowns, past DJ Dozier (7, 1983) and Saquon Barkley (7, 2015).

Keyvone Lee

  • Appeared in nine games with three starts…One of 14 players to make their first career start.
  • Ran for a team-high 438 yards on 89 carries (4.9 yards per carry) with four touchdowns.
  • Added 12 receptions for 66 yards.
  • Named Offensive Player of the Week by the Coaching Staff vs. Michigan (11/28).
  • Totaled 134 rushing yards in Michigan (11/28), the most by a freshman at Penn State since Saquon Barkley against Ohio State in 2015.

John Lovett

  • Finished number 16 all-time on Baylor’s career list with 1,803 yards.
  • 11th all-time at Baylor in yards per rushing attempt (5.07).
  • Started all five games he played in 2020 while missing three games due to injury.
  • Appeared in all 14 games in 2019, made eight starts and finished with 655 rushing yards on 103 attempts with five touchdowns and an average of 6.4 yards per carry.

Penn State Football Preseason Honors/Watch Lists
Jaquan Brisker: Bednarik price
Noah Cain: Doak Walker Award
Jahan Dotson: Maxwell Award
James Franklin: Dodd Trophy
Keyvone Lee: Doak Walker Award
John Lovett: Doak Walker Award

Penn State’s September 4 season opener in Wisconsin begins at noon on FOX. The Nittany Lions return to Beaver Stadium against Ball State on September 11, at 3:30 p.m. ET on FS1. Penn State’s 2021 schedule with updated kick times and TV designations can be found here: https://bit.ly/3fVFuhc.

The 2021 Penn State Football season is presented by PSECU.

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