Three-star LB Strizak likes BC academics

Updated: July 19, 2011, 1:08 PM ET
By Roger Brown
Three-star linebacker Michael Strizak (Fair Lawn, N.J./Don Bosco) said he was uncertain about his academic future when he put his head on the pillow Sunday night, but was sure he wanted to attend Boston College shortly after he woke up Monday morning.

Strizak proved that the pipeline from Don Bosco to BC is still in place by committing to BC on Monday, the deadline the school imposed for his decision. Strizak had narrowed his choices to BC, Connecticut and Rutgers.

"Yeah, I had a deadline because there are other linebackers they're looking at," Strizak said. "I took right up until Monday morning to decide.