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Selected Penn State over Alabama, Florida State, Illinois, LSU, Michigan, Nebraska, Ohio State, Pittsburgh, Rutgers, Wisconsin and others
Rated among the top wide receivers in the country, Blacknall boasts superb size, sure hands and route-running. Tabbed as the No. 4 player in New Jersey by Rivals.com, Blacknall made 52 receptions for 707 yards and had 15 touchdowns during his senior season at Manalapan High School. A consensus four-star prospect, the New Jersey native was selected a second-team All-American by Maxpreps and was a first-team All-Shore selection. The 6-foot-2 Blacknall will add depth and athleticism to the Penn State receiving corps, which includes returnees Eugene Lewis, Richy Anderson and Matt Zanellato. Blacknall also runs track at Manalapan High School.
Blacknall Highlights | 2014 Signing Day Central