Scout 100 defensive end Tyreke Smith released his list of top twelve schools and Penn State was one of three Big Ten schools to make the cut. Ohio State and Michigan were the other two Big Ten schools.
Other schools that made the cut were: Cincinnati, Oregon, UCS, Notre Dame, UCLA, Georgia, Alabama, Kentucky and Texas. Smith recently visited Ohio State on Apr. 15.
Smith took an unofficial visit to Penn State on Mar. 18.