Tulane nabs Hoosier State defender

Senior defensive end Ade Aruna (La Porte, Ind./La Lumiere) has pledged to sign with the Green Wave, according to multiple sources.

Southern Miss and UAB also extended scholarship offers to the 6-foot-6, 230-pound prospect. Additionally, Aruna claims to have received interest from several BCS programs such as Auburn, Cincinnati, Illinois, Kentucky, Mississippi State and Northwestern.

He is commitment No. 23 for Tulane.