May 28, 2007

Will Murphy follow his dad?

While the name Jay Murphy is etched in the minds and hearts of nearly every BC fan, another Murphy has become a household name for BC recruiting junkies. Erik Murphy, the son of BC Hall of Famer Jay Murphy ('84), is one of the most sought after big men in the country.

At 6-foot-9, 215 pounds, Erik is growing into one of the more high profile recruits in the Northeast.

Erik, who is a sophomore, has received seven offers from the following schools: Boston College, Marquette, Rhode Island, Virginia, Florida and Syracuse. He has also received significant interest from Duke, Wake Forest, Villanova, Notre Dame, Georgia Tech, and Connecticut among many others.

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