A few afternoon recruiting nuggets for you, courtesy of the fine folks at ESPN recruiting.
Boston College finally got on the board for 2011 as defensive end Kieran Borcich became the Eagles' first verbal commitment. Borcich, who recorded 24 sacks as a high school junior, picked Boston College ahead of Rutgers.
Several ACC schools were in the mix for offensive lineman Ross Burbank, but he's heading to play for Mike London at Virginia.
Maryland became the first BCS school to offer a scholarship to tight end Darien Bryant from Pickerington, Ohio. Toledo also has offered Bryant.