Jake Silpe Commits to Penn

Jake Silpe seated next to JR Gilbert at the Reebok Breakout Classic

Class of 2015 Cherry Hill East, New Jersey point guard Jake Silpe has announced his commitment to the University of Pennsylvania basketball team via Twitter. Silpe also said "thanks to all the coaches who have recruited and shown interest in me. The advice you guys gave made me a better player and person."


Silpe held additional offers from Princeton, Rider, Loyola, Bucknell, Colgate, Drexel, Florida Gulf Coast, Yale, Dartmouth, Columbia, Boston and Quinnipiac. Silpe joins a solid 2015 class for head coach Jerome Allen and the Quakers that already includes Lower Merion forward Jule Brown, center Collin McManus and shooting guard Jackson Donahue.