Northeast recruiting news and notes

It was a busy week for unofficial visits, many of which were either preceded or followed by scholarship offers. ESPN 60 SG Malachi Richardson and standout wing Mikal Bridges added new offers from a pair of nearby squads, while Richard Pitino continues to mine the region for talent.

Here’s a look at this week’s recruiting news and notes from the northeast region.

• Pitman’s (N.J.) Tim Delaney took unofficial visits to both Indiana and Butler earlier this week. The 2015 PF claims offers from LaSalle, Oregon State, Penn State, St. Joseph’s and Villanova, among others.

• St. Andrew’s (R.I.) 2014 forward Bonzie Colson took unofficial visits to UConn and URI and holds offers from Notre Dame, Iowa State, Florida State and Seton Hall, among others.

• Great Valley (Pa.) swingman Mikal Bridges picked up an offer from Villanova while taking an unofficial visit to the school Tuesday. The Wildcats join George Washington, St. Joseph’s, Temple, Xavier and others in the hunt for Bridges.