Class of 2018

Notre Dame Recruiting: 4-Star LB Matthew Bauer Commits!

Matthew Bauer - Notre Dame LB Commit

It was not all bad news for Notre Dame on Wednesday.  While the Irish lost a potential star player in Alize Jones for the 2016 due to ineligibility, they picked up yet another 4-star recruit for the class of 2018 in Matthew Bauer. It didn’t take long for Bauer to jump on a Notre Dame scholarship offer.  Bauer visited Notre Dame unofficially this week and jumped at the chance to join the Irish class shortly after.  This week’s visit wasn’t his first to Notre Dame.  Bauer was part of Notre Dame’s recent Irish Invasion – another sign of the event’s ...

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Notre Dame’s Class of 2018 Off to Ridiculous Start

Justin Ademilola - Notre LB Commit

Signing Day 2017 is still seven months away, but given the torrid start to the class of 2018, it’s hard not to get excited about the direction Brian Kelly and his staff have the Irish headed.  Following Friday’s commitment of 4-star outside linebacker Ovie Oghoufo, Notre Dame’s class of 2018 already has five members rated with four or more stars. I know some will gloss over this and groan about how commitments don’t mean anything any more and Signing Day is so far away and blah blah blah, but commitments have meant a lot more in Notre Dame recruiting lately. ...

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Notre Dame Recruiting: 4-Star LB Ovie Oghoufo Commits!

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Notre Dame’s class of 2018 just keeps adding 4-star recruits.  The Irish picked up a commitment from class of 2018 4-star linebacker Ovie Oghoufo. God. Country. Notre Dame. ☘ #IrishBouND18 pic.twitter.com/VjOh1RLwSV — Ovie Oghoufo (@_OvieO_) July 22, 2016  Prior to committing to Notre Dame, Ovie Oghoufo picked up offers from Michigan, Michigan State, Boston College, and Syracuse. Oghoufo was high school teammates with current freshman Khalid Kareem at Harrison High School in Farmington, Michigan.  His relationship with Kareem played a big role in his decision to come to Notre Dame. Notre Dame now has five commitments in the class of 2018 ...

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Jayson and Justin Ademilola Commit to Notre Dame

Justin Ademilola - Notre LB Commit

Notre Dame picked up two new members of the class of 2018 on Sunday in the form of Jersey City twins Jayson Ademilola and Justin Ademilola.  The St. Peter’s Prep stars earned offers from Notre Dame on a visit this weekend and it didn’t take long for the 4-star duo to decide they wanted to act on those offers immediately. Both Justin and Jayson Ademilola are ranked as 4-star, Top 247 recruits by 247 Sports already as they enter their junior years at St. Peter’s Prep.  Prior to committing to Notre Dame the pair held impressive offer lists including scholarships from ...

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