Penn State Football: Reid Gives Nittany Lions 4-star No. 12 of 2015 Class
Penn State football picked up its 12th four-star commit of the 2015 recruiting class in defensive back John Reid of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Reid announced his decision on his Twitter account choosing the Nittany Lions over a dozen different programs including Alabama, Arizona, Miami, UCF, Maryland, and Notre Dame. Reid comes in at 5-foot-10, 175 pounds playing his high school ball at St Joseph's.
According to Rivals, Reid is ranked the 10th best defensive back in the nation and the 101st best prospect in the nation.
Penn State's 2015 recruiting class is ranked the fifth best in the nation according to Rivals.com with a total of 19 commits. Reid is the 8th defensive player to commit to Penn State for the current recruiting cycle.