Four-star DT recruit from Class of 2017 flips from Florida to Penn State
It’s been a heck of a couple days for the Nittany Lions.
Yesterday, the team not only clinched a spot in the B1G Championship with its win over Michigan State, but they also landed a top-50 recruit’s commitment from the Class of 2018.
Just one day later, Penn State has bolstered its class for next season. Four-star defensive tackle Fred Hansard was committed to the University of Florida, but went on an official visit to Penn State this weekend.
Following the Nittany Lions’ big day, came a change in heart from the No. 11-ranked defensive tackle recruit in his class according to 247 Sports.
— Penn State Recruitin (@PSU_Recruiting) November 27, 2016
— James Franklin (@coachjfranklin) November 27, 2016
Hansard is now the 15th commitment for the Nittany Lions’ class next season and is the No. 4-ranked prospect in the state of New Jersey.
Here’s a look at what the 6-foot-3, 305-pound prospect has done in high school: