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Lions get commitment from Lackawanna College offensive tackle JB Nelson

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Penn State picked up another player from Lackawanna College in Scranton on Friday, getting a commitment from 3-star offensive tackle JB Nelson (6-foot-6, 310 pounds). He’s originally from Pittsburgh and played at Mount Lebanon High School. He made a visit to Penn State last week.

Penn State already has five players on the current roster from Lackawanna College and also recently got a commitment from another, safety Tyrece Mills.

The five current Lacakwanna products on the roster are: senior safety Jaquan Brisker, junior safety Ji’Ayir Brown, junior offensive lineman Anthony Whigan, junior wide receiver Norval Black and junior punter Bradley King.

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