Schmal follows teammate to BC

Versatile prospect Sam Schmal (Atlanta/Westminster) has committed to Boston College, 247Sports reports. Another Westminster rising senior, athlete Cameron Seward, announced for BC in May.

The Eagles were the first program to offer a scholarship to the 6-foot-7, 261-pound prospect. Duke, Mississippi State and Rice were among the other schools expressing interest.

Schmal is listed at several positions across recruiting sites, including offensive tackle, defensive end and tight end. He will be evaluated soon by ESPN.

Boston College has 17 pledges.