NC State announced the addition of Penn State safety Tim Buckley on Monday. Buckley, who was a two-star prospect out of high school according to Rivals, was initially a preferred walk-on at PSU. He redshirted during the 2011 season.
Safety Tim Buckley joins Pack - Raleigh native will transfer from Penn State.— NC State Football (@PackFootball) July 30, 2012
Buckley is a Raleigh native (Cardinal Gibbons) and as noted in this article from last week, he's one of several players on Penn State's roster that NC State recruited out of high school.
N.C. State previously recruited senior receiver Justin Brown, sophomore tackle, sophomore safety Tim Buckley, sophomore running back , freshman linebacker Nyeem Wartman and freshman running back Akeel Lynch.
Buckley is eligible immediately and will be in Raleigh for the first day of practice.