The 6-foot-7, 270-pound Hendren was offered and committed to the Eagles on Wednesday.
"I committed," Hendren texted to FOXSportsNEXT.
However, he grew up down the road from Boston College and always had an affinity for the program.
"I actually grew up five minutes down Beacon Street from them," Hendren said last month. "It's a big one and that makes a difference."