Posted February 01, 2012 on AP on Fox
List of football players who signed national letters of intent with Penn State on Wednesday, with name, position, height, weight, school and hometown: Steven Bench, QB, 6-2, 200, Cairo HS, Bainbridge, Ga. Da'Quan Davis, DB, 5-11, 165, Calvert Hall College HS, Rosedale, Md. Derek Dowrey, DL, 6-3, 280, John Handley HS, Winchester, Va. Brian Gaia, DL, 6-4, 285, Gilman School, Pasadena, Md. Malik Golden, WR, 6-2, 185, Cheshire Academy, Hartford, Conn. Jesse James, TE, 6-7, 265, South Allegheny HS, Glassport, Pa. Austin Johnson, DL, 6-5, 285, St. Augustine Prep, Galloway, N.J. Jake Kiley, DB, 6-1, 170, New Hampton School, Plymouth, N.H. Wendy Laurent, OL, 6-3, 285, The Hun School, Hamilton, N.J. Eugene Lewis, WR, 6-2, 185, Wyoming Valley West, Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Jordan Lucas, DB, 6-1, 185, Worcester (Mass.) Academy, New Rochelle, N.Y. Akeel Lynch, RB, 6-0, 195, St. Francis (N.Y.), Toronto, Ontario Jamil Pollard, DL, 6-4, 275, West Deptford (N.J.) HS Evan Schwan, DL, 6-6,...

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