Touted tight end pledges to Duke


Duke added a tight end to its 2017 class on Monday as Noah Gray of Leominster, Mass., pledged to the Blue Devils. The news was first reported by 247Sports.

A 6-4, 225-pound prospect, Gray is ranked the No. 13 tight end in his class, according to 247Sports’ rankings. He is one of 13 players committed to the Blue Devils’ 2017 group. With a national rank of No. 378, Gray is the highest-ranked 2017 recruit to commit to Duke this cycle.

Gray is the second player to pledge to the Devils this month, joining Brentwood, Tenn., offensive lineman Patrick Leitten, who made his commitment on June 8.