By: Mike Vukovcan

Pittsburgh (KDKA)- The Pitt football program doesn’t get alot of recruits from Upper St. Clair High School but they got one today.

Linebacker Dakota Conwell told head coach Todd Graham that he plans on playing for Pitt next season.

Mike White of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that Conwell gave Pitt a verbal commitment this afternoon.

Aside from Pitt, Conwell had scholarship offers from Maryland, Toledo and Temple.

The 6-1, 210 pound linebacker is a 3-star recruit according to

Conwell is Graham’s 7th verbal commitment for the Class of 2012.

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