Boston College locks up 2017 DE


Boston College added a strong-side defensive end to its 2017 class Wednesday as Ramsey, N.J., native Marcus Valdez committed to the Eagles:

A 6-1, 243-pound prospect, Valdez is the No. 80 rising senior at his position, per 247Sports’ composite index. He is one of 12 players pledged to BC’s 2017 class and the team’s third commitment of the month.