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Boston College Football Recruiting: ATH William Harris Commits To Eagles

Connecticut product is the 12th recruit of the 2015 class

Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

Boston College received its second big commitment in as many days as Connecticut athlete William Harris has committed to the Eagles:

Harris, a junior at Choate Rosemary in Wallingford CT, is the 8th ranked recruit in Connecticut. According to his HUDL page he plays strong safety for his school, but given his classification as an athlete he may turn over to offense with the Eagles. At 6'2 200 lbs he would be more of a physical safety, something that BC would be in great need of in the future with the graduation of Sean Sylvia.

Harris is a 3* recruit, and chose the Eagles over Syracuse, Connecticut and Old Dominion. He was recruited by defensive coordinator Don Brown and Frank Leonard. According to 247 he is scheduled to camp at Duke this weekend, it will be interesting to see if he still takes that opportunity and if so will Duke offer?

You can check out his highlight reel on HUDL here.
Welcome to the Heights William!

Boston College Football 2015 Recruiting Class

1. OT Anthony Palazzolo (Fairfield, Conn.) - 6-6, 302 lbs., ***
Offers: Boston College, Connecticut, Pittsburgh

2. OG Chris Lindstrom (Dudley, Mass.) - 6-5, 240 lbs., ***
Offers: Boston College, Old Dominion

3. DB Lukas Denis (Everett, Mass.) - 5-11, 170 lbs., **
Offers: Boston College, Holy Cross, Massachusetts

4. OT John Phillips (Syracuse, N.Y.) - 6-6, 245 lbs., **
Offers: Boston College

5. OT Aaron Monteiro (Brockton, Mass.) - 6-6, 308 lbs., ***
Offers: Boston College, Connecticut, Iowa, Massachusetts

6. RB Jordan Gowins (Melville, N.Y.) - 6-0, 200 lbs., **
Offers: Boston College, Stony Brook, Toledo

7. TE Jake Burt (Lynnfield, Mass.) - 6-5, 230 lbs., ***
Offers: Boston College, Virginia

8. ATH Ben Glines (Cincinnati, Ohio) - 6-1, 190 lbs., ***
Offers: Boston College, Akron, Toledo, Western Michigan

9. OG Wyatt Knopfke (Sarasota, Fla.) - 6-2, 288 lbs., ***
Offers: Boston College, Kentucky, Miami

10. RB Sharrieff Grice (West Hartford, Conn.) - 6-1, 200 lbs., **
Offers: Boston College, Albany, Fordham, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rutgers

11. DUAL Elijah Robinson (Montclair, N.J.) - 6-2, 185 lbs., ***
Offers: Boston College, Air Force, Army, Cincinnati, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Michigan State, Navy, Nebraska, Rutgers, Temple, Virginia

12. ATH William Harris (Wallingford, CT) 6-2, 205 lbs., ***
Offers: Boston College, Connecticut, Old Dominion, Syracuse