It didn't take long for Justin Falcinelli to get his first offer but with six under his belt the offensive lineman from Middletown (Md.) is already thinking about making a decision.
"Right now, I'd say I have it narrowed down to Maryland and Clemson," said the 6-foot-5, 300-pound Falcinelli. "I'd like to spend more time at both the Maryland and Clemson campuses and hopefully make a decision in the summer.
"I don't want to go so far to school that I have to fly anytime I want to come home," he said. "I'm looking at schools within driving distance."
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Falcinelli has offers from Pittsburgh, Virginia, Rutgers and Penn State in addition to Maryland and Clemson.
"Maryland was my first offer," he said. "Their junior day was a great experience. They took us to the Duke basketball game and that was really cool. Coach Gattuso is my primary is my main recruiter but they're all great guys. I like really like Coach Edsall and Coach Brattan too.
"Virginia has fantastic academics and it is a brand new program," said Falcinelli. "I've been there twice, once for a game last season, and the campus is great. Rutgers is a really strong program. I think both Rutgers and Maryland will do well in the Big Ten. I haven't been to Pittsburgh yet but they have a pretty good program.
"Clemson is about nine hours from me but I went down there for a visit and it is a great program," he said. "Dabo Swinney is a good guy and I was very impressed with the entire staff.
"I've been in contact with Boston College and Wake Forest for a while," said Falcinelli. "I get mail a ton of different schools. I think Maryland is coming after me the hardest right now."
Last season, Falcinelli helped Middletown to a 14-0 record and a state title.