**OL Keith Newell transferred to Delaware State.
**Davon Smart, a DB out of Hackensack, N.J., transferred to Norfolk State. He has one year of eligibility left.
**Defensive end Gary Watts will pursue his degree but won’t play football because of a knee injury.
**Tight end Marquis Hamm has opted to “give up football.”
**6-1, 185-pound cornerback Darrell Givens, a four-star recruit according to Rivals, was admitted to Rutgers after failing to get into Penn State. He is fully qualified.