DWill Chooses PSU

The long wait has finally ended. Arguably the nation's best player, <b>Derrick Williams</b>, announced his college choice this afternoon at 3:30PM EST on ESPNNews. Williams chose the Nittany Lions.

Name: Derrick Williams
Position: WR,CB
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 193 pounds
40 Speed: 4.3 seconds
Hometown/School: Eleanor Roosevelt HS, Greenbelt, MD


Derrick's final five came down to the schools to which he took official visits, namely, Penn State, Texas, Florida, Oklahoma and Tennessee.

In the end, Joe Paterno and the Nittany Lions won out. William's cited honesty, loyalty, trustworthiness and character as the four criteria he was looking for from a coach and JoePa met all of the above.

Derrick plans to solicit other top recruits to join him at Penn State in an effort to win a National Championship.

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