James Franklin Surprised A Penn State Walk-On With A Scholarship Today

first_imgPenn State walk-on Kyle Vasey is presented with a scholarship.One of the most underrated traditions in college football is coaches surprising walk-ons with scholarships. It never gets old.The ways coaches use to announce the surprise are getting more creative each year. The videos of walk-on athletes learning they’ve been put on scholarship are priceless.Penn State head coach James Franklin gave some good news to one of his walk-ons today, long snapper Kyle Vasey.At the end of a team workout, Franklin gathered his players together and informed them that Vasey was being put on scholarship.The heartfelt reaction can be seen below.That moment when 4 years of hard work pays off…! ?⚪️Congrats, @kfv1996!!!#WeAre pic.twitter.com/CKmxF0qygL— Penn State Football (@PennStateFball) June 12, 2018Vasey is a rising senior from Lackawaxen, Pa. An Academic All-Big Ten selection, Vasey started all 13 games last season as a long snapper.When he takes the field this fall, he’ll do so as a scholarship athlete.Congrats Kyle!last_img