Sione Takitaki commits to BYU

Three-star inside linebacker Sione Takitaki (Romoland, Calif./Heritage) is set to play for the Cougars, according to multiple reports.

Takitaki is considered the nation's 24th best inside linebacker, California's No. 43 prospect and has a scouts grade of 78 on ESPN RecruitingNation. He's listed as a fullback or athlete on other recruiting sites.

Arizona, Nevada, San Diego State, San Jose State, Washington State and Wisconsin also extended scholarship offers to the 6-foot-2, 235-pound prospect.

Brigham Young has eight pledges for 2014.