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Local LB is BC's First Commitment

One month ago Eastern Massachusetts All-Star linebacker <b>Mike McLaughlin</b> entered the office of Boston College head football coach Tom O'Brien. Last week he became the Eagles' first commitment for the class of 2009.

O'Brien's office, which contains a full view of Alumni Stadium's field, certainly impressed the highly touted McLaughlin. In fact, according to McLaughlin, that meeting with O'Brien told him everything. "He explained how B.C. is going uphill," McLaughlin told on Thursday. "We're playing a lot of great teams… we're getting all new facilities when my class comes in." "I... Recommended Stories

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