It appears James Franklin’s staff truly is “dominating the state.” Clairton 5-star cornerback Lamont Wade committed to Penn State Saturday night. He announced the news via a twitter video that shows him trying on different schools sweatshirts and gear at a sporting goods store and mall. Wade eventually emerges from the mall wearing a Penn State hat and says “We are” to the camera. Wade also announced the news at graduation party Saturday in Clairton.
Wade was choosing between Penn State, Pitt, UCLA, West Virginia and Tennessee. He had offers from over twenty schools including Alabama, Ohio State and Michigan according to 247sports.com. The recruiting website also lists Penn State now as the 13th ranked 2017 recruiting class. Rivals.com has Penn State 10th.