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Posted: Tuesday, December 31, 2013 7:19 am

By RICH LEVEY

Tideland News Writer

Swansboro High School football standout DeAndre Thompkins will officially sign a football scholarship to attend Penn State University in February.

But Thompkins will begin attending classes at Penn State this month.

Thompkins has graduated early from Swansboro and will attend his first class at the State College, Penn. campus on Jan. 13.

“This was a hard decision for me to make, I had to weigh all the pros and cons,” explained Thompkins.

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