The Sports Almanac

The Heisman Trophy


Heisman Tropy Winners
Through the 2016 Heisman Trophy Winner
Schools

YEAR WINNER SCHOOL POSITION
1935
Jay Berwanger
University of Chicago Maroons
Halfback
1936
Larry Kelley
Yale Bulldogs
End
1937
Clint Frank
Yale Bulldogs
Halfback
1938
Davey O'Brien
TCU Horned Frogs
Quarterback
1939
Nile Kinnick
Iowa Hawkeyes
Halfback
1940
Tom Harmon
Michigan Wolverines
Halfback
1941
Bruce Smith
Minnesota Golden Gophers
Halfback
1942
Frank Sinkwich
Georgia Bulldogs
Halfback
1943
Angelo Bertelli
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Quarterback
1944
Les Horvath
Ohio State Buckeyes
Quarterback/Halfback
1945
Doc Blanchard
Army Black Knights
Fullback
1946
Glenn Davis
Army Black Knights
Halfback
1947
Johnny Lujack
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Quarterback
1948
Doak Walker
SMU Mustangs
Halfback
1949
Leon Hart
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Halfback
1950
Vic Janowicz
Ohio State Buckeyes
Halfback/Punter
1951
Dick Kazmaier
Princeton Tigers
Halfback
1952
Billy Vessels
Oklahoma Sooners
Halfback
1953
Johnny Lattner
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Halfback
1954
Alan Ameche
Wisconsin Badgers
Fullback
1955
Howard Cassady
Ohio State Buckeyes
Halfback
1956
Paul Hornung
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Quarterback
1957
John David Crow
Texas A&M Aggies
Halfback
1958
Pete Dawkins
Army Black Knights
Halfback
1959
Billy Cannon
LSU Tigers
Halfback
1960
Joe Bellino
Navy Midshipmen
Hlafback
1961
Ernie Davis
Syracuse Orangemen
Halfback/Linebacker/Fullback
1962
Terry Baker
Oregon State Beavers
Quarterback
1963
Roger Staubach
Navy Midshipmen
Quarterback
1964
John Huarte
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Quarterback
1965
Mike Garrett
USC Trojans
Halfback
1966
Steve Spurrier
Florida Gators
Quarterback
1967
Gary Beban
UCLA Bruins
Quarterback
1968
O. J. Simpson
USC Trojans
Halfback
1969
Steve Owens
Oklahoma Sooners
Fullback
1970 Jim Plunkett
Stanford Indians
Quarterback
1971 Pat Sullivan
Auburn Tigers
Quarterback
1972 Johnny Rodgers
Nebraska Cornhuskers
Running Back
1973 John Cappelletti
Penn State Nittany Lions
Running Back
1974 Archie Griffin
Ohio State Buckeyes
Running Back
1975 Archie Griffin
Ohio State Buckeyes
Running Back
1976 Tony Dorsett
Pittsburgh Panthers
Running Back
1977 Earl Campbell
Texas Longhorns
Running Back
1978 Billy Sims
Oklahoma Sooners
Running Back
1979 Charles White
USC Trojans
Running Back
1980 George Rogers
South Carolina Gamecocks
Running Back
1981 Marcus Allen
USC Trojans
Running Back
1982 Herschel Walker
Georgia Bulldogs
Running Back
1983 Mike Rozier
Nebraska Cornhuskers
Running Back
1984 Doug Flutie
Boston College Eagles
Quarterback
1985 Bo Jackson
Auburn Tigers
Running Back
1986 Vinny Testaverde
Miami Hurricanes
Quarterback
1987 Tim Brown
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
Wide Receiver
1988 Barry Sanders
Oklahoma State Cowboys
Running Back
1989 Andre Ware
Houston Cougars
Quarterback
1990 Ty Detmer
BYU Cougars
Quarterback
1991 Desmond Howard
Michigan Wolverines
Wide Receiver
1992 Gino Torretta
Miami Hurricanes
Quarterback
1993 Charlie Ward
Florida State Seminoles
Quarterback
1994 Rashaan Salaam
Colorado Buffaloes
Running Back
1995 Eddie George
Ohio State Buckeyes
Running Back
1996 Danny Wuerffel
Florida Gators
Quarterback
1997 Charles Woodson
Michigan Wolverines
Conerback/Punt Returner
1998 Ricky Williams
Texas Longhorns
Running Back
1999 Ron Dayne
Wisconsin Badgers
Running Back
2000 Chris Weinke
Florida State Seminoles
Quarterback
2001 Eric Crouch
Nebraska Cornhuskers
Quarterback
2002
Carson Palmer
USC Trojans
Quarterback
2003
Jason White
Oklahoma Sooners
Quarterback
2004
Matt Leinart
USC Trojans
Quarterback
2005
Reggie Bush (vacated)
USC Trojans
Running Back
2006
Troy Smith
Ohio State Buckeyes
Quarterback
2007
Tim Tebow
Florida Gators
Quarterback
2008
Sam Bradford
Oklahoma Sooners
Quarterback
2009
Mark Ingram, Jr.
Alabama Crimson Tide
Running Back
2010
Cam Newton
Auburn Tigers
Quarterback
2011
Robert Griffin III
Baylor Bears
Quarterback
2012
Johnny Manziel
Texas A&M Aggies
Quarterback
2013
Jameis Winston
Florida State Seminoles
Quarterback
2014
Marcus Mariota
Oregon Ducks
Quarterback
2015
Derrick Henry
Alabama Crimson Tide
Running Back
2016
Lamar Jackson
Louisville Cardinals
Quarterback

Winners
HEISMAN TROPHY WINNER SCHOOLS
POSITION
SCHOOL
WINNERS
LAST WINNER
1
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
7
1987
2
Ohio State Buckeyes
7
2006
3
USC Trojans
6
2004
4
Oklahoma Sooners
5
2008
5
Army Black Knights
3
1958
6
Michigan Wolverines
3
1997
7
Nebraska Cornhuskers
3
2001
8
Florida Gators
3
2007
9
Auburn Tigers
3
2010
10
Florida State Seinoles
3
2013
11
Yale Bulldogs
2
1937
12
Navy Midshipmen
2
1963
13
Georgia Bulldogs
2
1982
14
Miami Hurricanes
2
1992
15
Texas Longhorns
2
1998
16
Wisconsin Badgers
2
1999
17
Texas A&M Aggies
2
2012
18
Alabama Crimson Tide
2
2015
19
University of Chicago Maroons
1
1935
20
TCU Horned Forgs
1
1938
21
Iowa Hawkeyes
1
1939
22
Minnesota Golden Gophers
1
1941
23
SMU Mustangs
1
1948
24
Princeton Tigers
1
1951
25
LSU Tigers
1
1959
26
Syracuse Orange
1
1961
27
Oregon State Beavers
1
1962
28
UCLA Bruins
1
1967
29
Stanford Cardinal
1
1970
30
Penn State Nittany Lions
1
1973
31
Pittsburgh Panthers
1
1976
32
South Carolina Gamecocks
1
1980
33
Boston College Eagles
1
1984
34
Oklahoma State Cowboys
1
1988
35
Houston Cougars
1
1989
36
BYU Cougars
1
1990
37
Colorado Buffaloes
1
1994
38
Baylor Bears
1
2011
39
Oregon Ducks
1
2014
40
Louisville Cardinals
1
2016