Arcidiacono announces for Rutgers

Three-star tight end Nick Arcidiacono (Warminster, Pa./Archbishop Wood) committed Thursday to play for the Scarlet Knights, according to multiple sources. His older brother, Brandon, is an incoming freshman offensive lineman for Rutgers.

Nick, a second team all-league selection last fall, announced his decision during a 3 p.m. news conference in Archbishop Wood's gymnasium.

Boston College, Bowling Green, Buffalo, Delaware, Lafayette and Temple also extended scholarship offers to the 6-foot-3, 230-pound TE-Y. Program such as Maryland and Penn State showed interest.

He's the eight 2013 pledge for Rutgers.