Head coach Kyle Flood announced the addition of two fifth-year seniors to the roster. Cornerback Lewis Toler joins the program from Western Michigan and punter Nick Marsh from Colorado. Flood expects both to immediately compete for playing time.
Rutgers is up to 17 verbal commitments after a big recruiting week for Flood and company. Rutgers received verbal pledges from Katy (Texas) three-star tight end Logan Lister firmed up his Rutgers commitment Friday on an unofficial visit. Lister made his soft verbal two weeks ago and wanted to see the campus before a complete commitment.
Fletcher (Neptune Beach, Fla.) fullback Jacob Kraut verbally committed to Rutgers on an unofficial visit this week.
Rumson-Fairhaven (N.J.) defensive end Donald Bedell joined the Rutgers recruiting class with a verbal commitment the morning after a visit with his family.
DePaul (Wayne, N.J.) four-star safety Kiy Hester has Rutgers as his leader. Down to seven schools, he said he could decide within the month.
Eastern Christian (Elkton, Md.) offensive lineman Jamie Herr named Rutgers his leader and plans to sit down with his head coach this week to discuss a college decision.
St. Peter's Prep (Jersey City, N.J.) running back Jonathan Hilliman has an unofficial visit to Rutgers planned this week, and will see the rest of his top six this summer.
First Coast (Jacksonville, Fla.) cornerback commit Kam Lott will enroll early.
Rutgers full camp began yesterday with plenty of big names in attendance. ScarletReport.com will have you covered with the news and updates from key prospects, including Adonis Jennings, Tyler Wiegers and Justin Herron.