RB Allen becomes PSU's first 2014 commit 

October, 16, 2012
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Tailback Mark Allen(Hyattsville, Md./DeMatha Catholic) became the first member of Penn State's 2014 recruiting class when he committed on the spot Monday night.

The Nittany Lions were the first team to offer the 5-foot-7, 185-pound prospect.

"Mark, he wanted to go to Penn State all his life," DeMatha coach Elijah Brooks said. "That was his dream school."
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