UMass offers Hendren, Strachan

Dexter Class of 2014 lineman James Hendren picked up an offer today from UMass, his head coach Casey Day told ESPNBoston.com.

On Wednesday, Day said that Rutgers and Holy Cross had offered the 6-foot-7, 305-pound Brookline resident. He has also received varying degrees of interest from Boston College, Duke, Wake Forest, Virginia, Vanderbilt and Stanford.

A source also confirmed that UMass has also extended an offer to St. Sebastian's linebacker Connor Strachan, a Wellesley resident in the Class of 2014.