O'Connor's commitment critical for PSU 

June, 8, 2013
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The commitment of Michael O Connor (Bradenton, Fla./IMG Academy) to Penn State wasn't much of a surprise, but that doesn't prevent it from being one of the key additions to this 2014 class.

PSU needed a quarterback. After all, it's just two hits away from fielding a first-year walk-on this coming season. But the staff wanted this ESPN 150 prospect long before Steven Bench ever transferred, before the position want ever evolved into a need.


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