Penn State sent out offers to a couple of high-profile recruits Tuesday night, including one of the nation’s top players from Indiana.
Micah Shrewsberry is an Indiana native, so it’s no surprise he’s making a push for 5-star power forward Jalen Washington (6-9, 210) from Gary, Ind. Washington is rated the No. 1 prospect in Indiana and No. 20 in the nation by 247Sports.
Truly blessed to receive an offer from Penn State! Thank you to @Coach_Shrews , coach @BSnowPennState , and the rest of the Penn State staff for the amazing opportunity! 🦁 🏀 @GWSBoysBball pic.twitter.com/gM2xFwE0Zs
— jalen washington (@jalen_w13) April 28, 2021
Jalen Washington showing why he’s ranked 13th in the Nation class of 2022 . The 6’9 junior is shooting the 3 at a high % and finishing strong in the paint ! Drops 19 in a W over Cathedral! @jalen_w13 @GWSBoysBball @RomeovilleKid @INBBallSource @INPrep @nikemeanstreets pic.twitter.com/5SkNnM4dLX
— WE GOT NEXT HOOPS (@WEGOTNEXTHOOPS1) February 8, 2021
Washington, of course, has a big offer sheet, from the likes of Duke, Indiana, Illinois, Purdue, Iowa and others.
Penn State also sent out an offer to 4-star small forward Cam Whitmore (6-6, 200) from Maryland. He’s rated the No. 5 player in Maryland and No. 110 in the country.
— Verbal Commits (@VerbalCommits) April 28, 2021
Some of Whitmore’s other offers have been from Maryland, Florida, LSU and Creighton.