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Four-star DeMatha DE Shane Simmons Commits to Penn State

Four-star DeMatha defensive end Shane Simmons committed to Penn State on Wednesday. He made the announcement in a press conference that was carried live on Ranked as the 25th in the class of 2016 and number one Maryland recruit, Simmons decided to end his process rather early. Simmons chose the Nittany Lions over home state Maryland, Ohio State, Alabama, and Florida State...
Via KCM Sports
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

2016 recruit Shane Simmons commits to Penn State

Five-Star defensive end Shane Simmons committed to Penn State on Wednesday, joining Woodland Hills’ running back Miles Sanders as the first two members of the 2016 Penn State recruiting class. Simmons, ranked by 247Sports as the 27th best player in the nation and a five star composite (explanation) picked the Nittany Lions over the likes of Alabama, Florida State, Maryland,...
Via Total Sports Live
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Ohio State Recruit Takes Shot At Penn State Following Nittany Lions Receiving Commitment From His 5-Star Teammate

Tyler Green doesn’t care about your five-star commitment, Penn State.  The Nittany Lions received a pledge today from Shane Simmons, a 6-foot-2, 223-pound five-star defensive end in the 2016 class. Simmons plays at DeMatha Catholic in Hyattsville, Md. with Ohio State commit Tyler Green, a safety in the 2015 class.  Green reacted to Simmons’ commitment by poking fun at his teammate’s...
Via College Spun
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Penn State receives 2016 verbal from five-star DE Shane Simmons

Penn State head coach James Franklin is working his way through the ESPN car wash up in Bristol, Connecticut today. Somewhere along the way he probably received a phone call that will have him beaming. Class of 2016 five-star defensive end Shane Simmons verbally committed to Penn State this afternoon, choosing the Nittany Lions over Florida State, Alabama and Big Ten (division...
Via Nittany Lions Den
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Five-Star recruit Shane Simmons set to make decision

“Dominate the region” was one of James Franklin‘s biggest goals when he first stepped on campus back in January. Well, since James Franklin has done just that and it may just get a lot better for Franklin and the Penn State coaching staff as five-star defensive end Shane Simmons is set to make his decision on Wednesday afternoon. Simmons, who announced his top five earlier...
Via Total Sports Live
July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Top 2016 Recruit Visits Penn State And Ohio State In Back-To-Back Days, Tweets Picture Of Self In Split Jersey

College football recruiting has never been more of a public spectacle than it is now in the age of social media, but that certainly works both ways. While fans are all over recruits, trying to draw them to their favorite programs, many recruits also seem to enjoy playing the game. 2016 four-star defensive end Shane Simmons has offers from all over the country, but may have tipped...
Via College Spun
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Simmons Thrilled About ASU Offer

Hyattsville (Md.) DeMatha Catholic four-star outside linebacker/ defensive end Shane Simmons is one of the top prospects in the 2016 class, and he picked up his latest offer from Arizona State.
April 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Simmons is One to Watch

HYATTSVILLE, Md. -- DeMatha Catholic (Hyattsville, Md.) defensive end Shane Simmons is only a sophomore, but he already holds offers from some of the top FBS programs. Simmons caught up with Fox Sports/ to give the latest with his recruitment and more.
December 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Four star sophomore has two early favorites

Shane Simmons is a talented sophomore who is already making a name for himself as one of the elite prospects in the 2016 class. While it is still very early in the process, Simmons has two early favorites.
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss
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