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Penn State football: Top lineman commits to Nittany Lions

Penn State received a verbal commitment from a top offensive line recruit Friday.

Connor McGovern, a 6-foot-5, 290-pound center at Lake-Lehman, has committed to the Nittany Lions, according to Rivals.

McGovern, who had offers from 13 other schools, is rated a four-star recruit and ranked the No. 1 center prospect in the country by Rivals. He is also rated four stars and ranked the No. 3 center in the nation by 247Sports.

McGovern is Penn State’s fifth commit in the Class of 2016.