Penn State picked up its second commitment for the class of 2022 in 3-star prospect Evan Mahaffey, a 6-foot-5, 175-pound small forward from Archbishop Moeller High in Cincinnati.
I want to start off by saying none of this would be possible without God. Thank you to my family, my friends, coaches, and teammates that helped me get to this place in life. With that being said, I am excited to say that I will be committing to… pic.twitter.com/68hY8BnyBV
— Evan Mahaffey (@EvanMahaffey5) August 11, 2021
Mahaffey joins Kanye Clary in Micah Shrewsberry’s first prep recruiting class. Clary is a 5-11, 180-pound point guard from Virginia, and he does not have any recruiting stars at this point.
Mahaffey played 23 games last season and averaged 8.1 points, 4.8 rebounds and 1.3 steals. He shot 62.9 percent from the field (3-of-10 from 3) but just 57.6 percent from the foul line (38-for-66).
Mahaffey also had offers from Xavier, Cincinnati, Kansas State, West Virginia, among others.