Times reporter Bob Condotta takes a closer look at Saturday’s Seahawks draft picks.

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College: San Diego State.

Position: Offensive line.

Height, weight: 6-5, 310.

Birth date: Feb. 27, 1992.

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Personal: Poole grew up in Seaside, Calif. Considered basketball his primary sport until deciding to attend Monterey Peninsula College and concentrating on football. Played there two years before transferring to SDSU, where he redshirted in 2012 and then started his last two seasons. Was named second team All-Mountain West by the conference’s media and coaches.

Scouting report: Poole started at right and left tackle at San Diego State — 12 games at right tackle in 2013 before moving to left tackle in 2014. But the Seahawks say he could be tried anywhere on the offensive line.

Quote to note: “I think the impressive thing about Terry is his ability to strike people and his quickness. A lot of the same characteristics that we’re used to and that we like.’’ — Seahawks offensive-line coach Tom Cable.


College: West Virginia.

Position: Offensive line.

Height, weight: 6-5, 312.

Birth date: May 3, 1992.

Personal: Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Glowinski was in Moscow, Pa., on Saturday when he got a call from the Seahawks telling him of his selection. He graduated from West Virginia in December with a bachelor’s degree in multidisciplinary studies and was named to the Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll.

Scouting report: Glowinski attended Lackawanna (Pa.) College for two years before enrolling at WVU, where he redshirted in 2012 and then became a starter in 2013. Saw stock rise at the combine with impressive numbers that included a 9-foot, 5-inch broad jump that tied for the best among offensive linemen.

Quote to note: “I think Mark, the one thing that did jump out was his ability to stay in front of people in pass protection as a one-on-one pass blocker.’’ — Cable.


College: Towson.

Position: Cornerback.

Height, weight: 6-0, 190.

Birth date: May 3, 1993.

Personal: Smith was born in Raleigh, N.C., and attended Wakefield High School where he also played basketball and ran track. He says his favorite book is the Bible, and asked what he planned to do on his birthday Sunday, said his only real plan was to go to church in the morning. Says favorite team growing up was the New York Jets and favorite player was Darrelle Revis.

Scouting report: A self-described late bloomer, Smith said Towson — an FCS school — gave him his only scholarship offer. Seahawks plan to use him first as an outside cornerback.

Quote to note: “Very aggressive, really cool mover. Has length, tough. Just really competed his tail off all the time.’’ — Seahawks general manager John Schneider.


College: Oregon State.

Position: Defensive end.

Height, weight: 6-5, 245.

Birth date: March 20, 1991.

Personal: Gwacham was born in Nigeria. Said his family won a “visa lottery’’ allowing them to move to the U.S. when he was 7. Attended Ayala High School in Chino Hills, Calif., where he was a standout in football and track, though he did not start playing football until he was in the ninth grade.

Scouting report: Gwacham began his career as a receiver at Oregon State and caught a touchdown pass for the Beavers against Washington in 2011. Moved to defensive end before his final season in 2014 and had four sacks.

Quote to note: “He’s an outside edge-rush guy right now. He doesn’t have enough background to show us any more than that at this point.’’ — Seahawks coach Pete Carroll.


College: Buffalo.

Position: Guard.

Height, weight: 6-5, 302.

Birth date: Sept. 24, 1991.

Personal: Was born in Albania and moved to the United States when he was 9, following father and mother, who had moved when he was 5 and 7. Played defensive end, tight end, left tackle, punter and kicker at Bloomfield (N.J.) High School.

Scouting report: Seattle was one of eight teams to attend the Buffalo pro day when he had a 38-inch vertical leap, among other impressive numbers that caught the Seahawks’ eye.

Quote to note: “He’s a hard-nosed football player and real smart, too. And shoot, take all that together and there’s not another offensive lineman maybe on the board that has those measureables.’’


College: Oregon State.

Position: Safety.

Height, weight: 6-0, 214.

Birth date: Oct. 14, 1992.

Personal: Is a cousin of Marshawn Lynch and was born in Oakland, attending the same high school as Lynch, Oakland Tech.

Scouting report: Was a three-year starter at safety for the Beavers. Picked off a Keith Price pass at the goal line to help preserve a victory over Washington in 2011.

Quote to note: “One of the things we really love about him is how his teammates feel about him. They really want to go to war with this guy.’’ — Carroll.