One of the nation’s top prospects on the offensive line just became a Nittany Lion.
Four-star offensive guard Saleem Wormley — a Class of 2019 recruit out of Smyrna, Del. — announced his commitment to Penn State on Monday. “1000% (sic) committed,” he tweeted.
Rivals ranks him as the No. 103 overall recruit in the country, while 247 Sports puts him at No. 287. Both recruiting sites agree he’s among the top-15 offensive guards in the nation.
Wormley is a 6-foot-3, 318-pound lineman who visited campus April 21 during the Blue-White Game. He boasted more than a dozen scholarship offers, including from the likes of Florida State and Tennessee, and he chose Penn State over his other two finalists, Notre Dame and Rutgers.
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He is the 12th commit of PSU’s class and is the second offensive lineman to pledge. The first was Caedan Wallace at the Blue-White Game, and he’s widely regarded as a top-100 prospect.
Wormley was reportedly leaning toward Happy Valley for quite some time. He told PennLive last month, “I grew up liking Penn State and I always liked the school. When I visited I loved the campus and the overall feeling I got from being there.”