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Three-Star Defensive End Bryce Mostella Commits To Penn State

Penn State football’s recruiting class of 2020 gained another defensive end prospect Friday when three-star recruit Bryce Mostella committed to the Nittany Lions. Mostella announced he was committing to Penn State with a two-minute cinematic masterpiece.

A native of Grand Rapids, Michigan, Mostella committed to the Nittany Lions over Minnesota, Iowa, and his home state Wolverines, among others. Penn State made an offer to Mostella back in May and hosted the defensive end prospect on an official visit in early June. The Nittany Lions’ 2020 recruiting class now ranks No. 10 in the nation according to’s national recruiting class rankings.

Mostella ranks as the 14th-best player from his home state of Michigan and the 16th-best weak-side defensive end in the nation, according to

The 6’6″, 235-pound prospect is now the sixth defensive lineman to join Penn State’s recruiting class of 2020. Mostella’s commitment alongside Amin Vanover’s and Brandon Taylor’s represents the young core of Sean Spencer’s “Wild Dogs.”

You can checkout a playlist of Mostella’s high school highlights here.

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Matt DiSanto

Matt is a junior majoring in journalism and is Onward State's managing editor. He's a huge Philadelphia sports fan, fantasy football aficionado, and washed-up drummer hailing from Collegeville, Pa. The quickest way to his heart is Margherita pizza. His favorite shows include Community, Seinfeld, and Arrested Development, and he'll probably talk your ear off about them. Follow him on Twitter @mattdisanto_ for bad sports takes or email him at [email protected]


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