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Penn State Commit Steven Gonzalez Says He Would Have Gone To Ohio State If Not For James Franklin

The biggest surprise among Penn State football's 2015 recruiting class, which is currently ranked No. 4 in America by 247 Sports, was the addition of four-star offensive lineman Steven Gonzalez. According to 247's Crystal Ball, Gonzalez -- who is the 213th best recruit in America and the 9th best recruit in New Jersey -- was expected to commit to Ohio State, as 93 percent of the site's experts expected him to become a Buckeye.

Today, in a Q+A he did on Twitter, Gonzalez said that he would be a Buckeye right now if it wasn't for Penn State's decision to hire James Franklin as its head football coach.

It's nice to see an athlete being honest when faced with a tough question.