NCF On The Trail: Bryant Bulldogs

BC lands speedy RB Alston

August, 23, 2013
Five-foot-6, 165-pound prospect Sherman Alston (Montvale, N.J./St. Joseph) has committed to play in the ACC for Boston College, according to multiple reports.

"Boston College is a good academic school, and it's still close to home," he told "I'm also thankful that they didn't hold my size against me."

Albany, Bryant, Delaware and New Hampshire were the other schools that offered the senior running back, who is expected to return kicks and punts for the Eagles.

While not possessing ideal BCS size, Alston has shined on the field and in a combine setting. He rushed for 896 yards and 12 touchdowns last season on just 103 carries (8.7 average). Prior to his junior campaign, Alson registered an electronically timed 4.45 40-yard dash and 32.1-inch vertical at a Nike event.

The Eagles now have 22 players on board for 2014. Their class is currently ranked 34th by ESPN RecruitingNation.

Yiadom commits to Boston College 

March, 29, 2013
Wide receiver/defensive back Isaac Yiadom (Worcester, Mass./Doherty) told on Thursday night that he has committed to Boston College for the fall of 2014.

5-foot-11, 199-pound outside linebacker George Vinson (Damascus, Md.) committed Thursday to play for Buffalo, multiple sources report.

Delaware, Temple, Old Dominion, Colgate, Kent State, Stony Brook and Bryant also extended scholarship offers to the rising senior defender.

Wide receiver Kyvaune Brammer (Brooklyn, N.Y./Tech) is Buffalo's other verbal.

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McElwain gets his tight end 

January, 31, 2012
Colorado State has secured a verbal commitment from two-star tight end Daniel Nwosu (Lanham, Md./Duval) on the eve of signing day, multiple sources report.

Bryant, Eastern Michigan, New Mexico, Ohio, Virginia Military and Youngstown State also offered Nwosu.

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The Midshipmen continue to build their class, as they have secured a verbal commitment from defensive end Cole Wright (Fort Myers, Fla./Evangelical Christian), multiple sources report.

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