O'Connor Talks Nittany Lions

FOS talks to the newest Penn State 2012 commit Joey O'Connor. The Colorado native talks about his recent visit to Happy Valley and what made him pull the trigger on the Nittany Lions.

Wednesday morning Windsor, Co., OL Joey O'Connor decided on the Lions He talked to Fight On State about his first and only visit to PSU, and how the Lions found him.

Fresh off his first, and only visit to Penn State -- Windsor, Co., OL Joey O'Connor decided Happy Valley was the place he wanted to play his college ball.

"It was great," O'Connor said of his visit to Penn State. "It was everything I hoped it would be.

He added, "I loved it."

O'Connor enjoyed his visit so much that Wednesday morning he decided to pull the trigger and commit to the Blue and White.

But what exactly sold him on the Lions? Part of it was setting foot in State College for the first time.

"It was everything I expected and more," O'Connor said. "It was really great, I really liked the coaches and how they do things at Penn State."

O'Connor liked more about the Lions though -- he liked the way that the staff came after him.

"They actually came to me," O'Connor said of the staff. "And so I started to look at them."

Stay on Fight On State for more about O'Connor, and the rest of the Lions' class of 2012.


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