A 6-foot, 220-pounder, Brandon Beachum also held written offers from Florida State
. Many schools were recruiting him as a linebacker, but he figures to play running back for the Nittany Lions.
Beachum's Cardinal Mooney teammate, linebacker Michael Zordich, had previously committed to Penn State.
Scout.com was at Beachum's press conference so stay tuned to FightOnState.com for more coverage from the event.
Penn State's Class of 2008.
Penn State Recruiting Targets.
Beachum Q&A With FOS.
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Penn State secured its fifth commitment for the Class of 2008 Sunday when Youngstown (Ohio) Cardinal Mooney's Brandon Beachum announced for the Nittany Lions. Beachum released the news at a press conference in his hometown.
Ohio RB/LB is the fifth prospect to commit to the Lions for their Class of 2008.