TE 6-5 245
Selected Penn State over Florida State, Miami (Fla.), Ohio State, Rutgers, Syracuse and Wisconsin
One of the top tight end prospects in the nation, Gesicki possesses a rare blend of size and speed. The 6-foot-5, 245-pound New Jersey native made a combined 83 receptions for 1,484 yards and 13 touchdowns during his junior and senior seasons at Southern Regional High School. Gesicki was named first-team All-Ocean in 2013. He also punted in high school, averaging 35.5 yards per kick and a long of 71 yards during his senior season. A three-sport star, he was selected to play in the U.S. Army All-America Game for football and nominated to play in the McDonald's All-American Game for basketball. Gesicki was named South Jersey Volleyball Player of the Year in 2013, and he was a 1,000-point scorer for the basketball team last winter. Gesicki is averaging more than 19 points per game for his career on the hardwood. Gesicki will join a talented corps of tight ends at Penn State, which includes Adam Breneman, Jesse James and Kyle Carter.
Gesicki Highlights | 2014 Signing Day Central