Decision day is here for Milbrook, N.C., three-star offensive tackle Diego Pounds.
Will it mean good news for Penn State in the Class of 2021 for the first time since July?
All signs initially pointed to yes, as the experts involved with Rivals’ FutureCast and 247Sports’ Crystal Ball, which are the recruiting industry’s leading prediction tools, were unanimous in making Penn State the pick.
Then, on Thursday night, that changed when Blue-White Illustrated expert Ryan Snyder flipped his choice from the Lions to North Carolina.
Pounds has also been considering the Tar Heels, among others, but the Lions long ago put themselves in a strong position to become the leader for this commitment when they offered the 6-foot-6, 305-pound talent back in March and then continued to make him a priority recruit