State of Affairs
With over 30 offers extended, the Penn State coaches are pursuing prospects from Michigan to North Carolina. In fact, only about 21 percent of their offers have gone to Pensylvanian prospects. If you add in other traditional recruiting areas like New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Washington, D.C. and Virginia, that number increases to about 62 percent of the total current offers.
Here is a state-by-state breakdown of the offer board:
North Carolina: 5
New Jersey: 4
New York: 2
Washington, D.C.: 2
Of the 34 known prospects with Penn State offers nearly 16 percent (five) have made pledges to a program, with one (Chris Colasanti) selecting Penn State.
The players with Penn State offers who have made their commitments so far are:
As an aside, Broderick Green indicates he is still interested in looking at other programs outside of the Trojans, telling Scout.com recently, "I think I'll visit Penn State, Oklahoma State, Tennessee and Texas."
Here is Penn State's current offer board by position:
Tyrod Taylor: Hampton, Va.
Arrelious Benn: Washington, D.C.
Jon Ditto: Monroeville, Pa.
Greg Little: Durham, N.C.
Derek Moye: Rochester, Pa.
Lansford Watson: Brooklyn, N.Y.
Taurian Washington: Orchard Lake, Mich.
Maurice Williams: Erie, Pa.
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