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2013 Recruiting Big Board (May)

What follows is a giant list of all the offers Notre Dame has out to prospects in the 2013 class.

Players who have committed to Notre Dame can be found on our 2013 Recruiting Central Page and those who have committed elsewhere but hold Irish offers are listed at the very bottom of this post. Those without offers but with high interest are listed at the bottom of their respective positions.

If a listed player commits, it will be noted by his name and he will be moved to the team in which he verbals down at the bottom of the post at the start of the next month's Big Board.

Breakdown (as of June 1, 2012):

111 OFFERS

32 WITH INTEREST

All height, weight, positions, and rankings according to 247.

QUARTERBACK (4 offers)

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Riley Ferguson- Matthews, North Carolina (Butler)

6'3" 190 pounds

3-star, No. 25 pro-style, No. 20 North Carolina.

A handful of top schools are after him. Not a lot of information regarding Notre Dame. Attends same school as receiver target Uriah LeMay. Alabama and North Carolina may lead.

Cody Thomas- Colleyville, Texas (Heritage) *OKLAHOMA VERBAL*

6'5" 210 pounds

4-star, No. 7 pro-style, No. 14 Texas, No. 100 nationally

Handful of elite offers from east to west coast. Considered an Arkansas or Oklahoma lean at the moment.

Austin Allen- Fayetteville, Arkansas (Fayetteville) *ARKANSAS VERBAL*

6'2" 205 pounds

4-star, No. 16 pro-style, No. 3 Arkansas

Early March offer from Notre Dame. Brother plays at Arkansas where his father also works. Arkansas and Oklahoma State appear to be the leaders.

Devante Kincade- Dallas, Texas (Skyline)

6'2" 180 pounds

3-star, No. 14 dual-threat, No. 56 Texas

Notre Dame is in his top 6 but he wants to play quarterback. Offer list is still very small but some big programs are showing interest.

No offer but high interest:

(CT) Tim Boyle, (FL) Corey Todd, (FL) Kurt Benkert, (NC) Connor Mitch *SOUTH CAROLINA VERBAL*, (TX) Richard Lagow, (MD) Milan Collins

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RUNNING BACK (12)

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Ryan Green- St. Petersburg, Florida (SP Catholic)

5'10" 195 pounds

4-star, No. 8 running back, No. 13 Florida, No. 77 nationally

Visited on own dime for Air Force game and came back for Junior Day. Florida State, Florida, and Notre Dame are his top three teams. Will visit South Bend again in the summer.

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Ty Isaac- Joliet, Illinois (Joliet Catholic) *USC VERBAL*

6'2" 215 pounds

4-star, No. 6 running back, No. 2 Illinois, No. 74 nationally

Very good offer list. Appears to be a Michigan, USC, and Notre Dame battle. Was on campus in early March and has visited multiple times.

Dontre Wilson- DeSoto, Texas (DeSoto) *OREGON VERBAL*

5'10" 165 pounds

4-star, No. 10 running back, No. 15 Texas, No. 108 nationally

Really likes the Irish and wants to visit. Top five of Oklahoma State, Texas, Oregon, Ohio State, and Notre Dame with the Ducks and Longhorns as current favorites.

Taquan Mizzell- Virginia Beach, Virginia (Bayside)

5'10" 180 pounds

4-star, No. 6 all-purpose back, No. 9 Virginia, No. 172 nationally

The Irish early effort could pay off here, but his offer list is growing and top teams are taking notice.

Corey Clement- Glassboro, New Jersey (Glassboro)

5'11" 205 pounds

3-star, No. 43 running back. No. 18 New Jersey

Offered in mid-April by Notre Dame. Carrying offers from Florida State, Ohio State, Pitt, Purdue, Rutgers, and West Virginia. Top four of Pittsburgh, Ohio State, Florida State, and Notre Dame.

Craig Lee- Redlands, California (Redlands)

6'0" 190 pounds

3-star, No. 37 running back, No. 58 California

Late-May offer from Notre Dame. Holding offers from mostly Pac-12 schools and a couple other western programs. UCLA, Oregon, and Washington in the mix.

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Tyshon Dye- Elberton, Georgia (Alberton County)

6'0" 208 pounds

4-star, No. 14 running back, No. 15 Georgia, No. 158 nationally

Offered in early March by Notre Dame. Small but impressive list of offers including Auburn, Clemson, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and USC. Tigers and Gamecocks possible favorites.

David Williams- Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (West Philadelphia Catholic)

6'0" 188 pounds

4-star, No. 5 all-purpose back, No. 5 Pennsylvania, No. 164 nationally

Offers from all over the country, but not from many elite teams. Penn State and Wisconsin lead with South Carolina, Miami, and USC still in the mix.

Justin Davis- Stockton, California (Lincoln) *USC VERBAL*

6'1" 195 pounds

4-star, No. 20 running back, No. 23 California, No. 215 nationally

Offered in early March by Notre Dame. Carrying offers from the entire Pac-12 and more.. Relationship with USC is heating up. USC, Stanford, Cal, and Washington the favorites.

A.J. Turman- Orlando, Florida (Boone)

6'0" 205 pounds

4-star, No. 11 running back, No. 16 Florida, No. 117 nationally

Currently holds offers from Florida State, Georgia, Miami, South Carolina, Wisconsin and others. Seminoles and Hurricanes are likely destinations.

Tarean Folston- Cocoa, Florida (Cocoa)

5'9" 185 pounds

4-star, No. 16 running back, No. 20 Florida, No. 179 nationally

Offered by Notre Dame in early April. Auburn and South Carolina are hot right now with Stanford and Virginia Tech still in the picture.

Khalid Thomas- Tallahassee, Florida (Godby)

5'9" 170 pounds

2-star, No. 40 all-purpose back, No. 169 Florida

Quiet recruitment so far. Carries offers from Georgia Tech, Kentucky, Miami, NC State, South Carolina, and Texas Tech in addition to Notre Dame who offered back in December.

No offer but high interest:

(FL) Lorenzo Woodley, (OH) Donovan Wilson, (OH) William Houston, Jr., (CA) Khalfani Muhammad

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WIDE RECEIVER (23)

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Demarcus Robinson- Fort Valley, Georgia (Peach County)

6'3" 200 pounds

4-star, No. 17 wide receiver, No. 16 Georgia, No. 162 nationally

Top receiver who was on campus the last weekend of March. Carrying all offers from exclusively Southern schools with Oklahoma and Notre Dame as well. Legit interest in the Fighting Irish.

Devon Allen- Phoenix, Arizona (Brophy Prep)

6'0" 187 pounds

3-star, No. 48 wide receiver, No. 6 Arizona

Elite sprinter on the national level will try to make a swing through the Midwest for visits. Father went to Ohio State. Has visited Arizona State, USC, Stanford, and Washington and has those schools as his favorite.

Alvin Bailey- Seffner, Florida (Armwood)

5'10" 175 pounds

4-star, No. 24 wide receiver, No. 29 Florida, No. 222 nationally

Considered a heavy lean toward the Florida schools. Florida State, USF, and Florida seem like likely destinations. Interest in Notre Dame may be cooling.

Keeon Johnson- Kannapolis, North Carolina (Brown)

6'3" 200 pounds

3-star, No. 85 wide receiver, No. 22 North Carolina

Offered mostly by just ACC schools. Johnson visited the weekend of March 3rd. North Carolina, Virginia, and Notre Dame appear to the major players.

Richard Benjamin- Tampa, Florida (Tampa Bay Tech)

6'1" 180 pounds

3-star, No. 56 wide receiver, No. 63 Florida

Offers from nearly every top school. Was supposed to visit for the USF game but did not. Interest with Irish may be cooling. Florida and Florida State are the favorites.

Juwaan Williams- Tucker, Georgia (Tucker)

6'1" 181 pounds

4-star, No. 19 wide receiver, No. 19 Georgia, No. 171 nationally

Decent offer list with Vanderbilt and Georgia Tech the early leaders. Recently offered by Booker and has good relationship with the new Irish coach. May camp at Notre Dame in June.

Jordan Cunningham- Fort Lauderdale, Florida (University)

6'3" 175 pounds

3-star, No. 59 wide receiver, No. 67 Florida

Sitting with nearly 40 scholarship offers, including one from Notre Dame back in September. Miami is believed to be the leader. Has an announced top five of Miami, Stanford, Alabama, Florida, and Notre Dame.

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Laquon Treadwell- Crete, Illinois (Crete-Monee)

6'3" 195 pounds

4-star, No. 7 wide receiver, No. 5 Illinois, No. 86 nationally

Has visited campus a few times. Top favorites of Michigan, Michigan State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State with Ohio State and Notre Dame possibly still in the mix.

Uriah LeMay- Matthews, North Carolina (Butler)

6'2" 200 pounds

4-star, No. 26 wide receiver, No. 10 North Carolina, No. 237 nationally

Large and impressive offer list. Brother (Christian) signed with Georgia last year and may be a Bulldog lean. Notre Dame did not make his top ten.

Reggie Davis- Tallahassee, Florida (Lincoln)

6'0" 158 pounds

4-star, No. 33 wide receiver, No. 35 Florida

Offered early by Notre Dame and Florida. Now has offers from the entire South. Gators seem to be the favorite.

Robert Foster- Monaca, Pennsylvania (Central Valley)

6'3" 190 pounds

5-star, No. 1 wide receiver, No. 1 Pennsylvania, No. 11 nationally

Elite offer list with interest in Ohio State and Pittsburgh. Cancelled trip to ND Junior Day and may have moved on from considering the Irish. Alabama heavy in the mix now.

Steven Mitchell- Mission Hills, California (Bishop Alemany)

5'10" 180 pounds

4-star, No. 11 wide receiver, No. 10 California, No. 109 nationally

Still a small offer list, but wants to stay out west. Top four of Oregon, USC, California, and Washington. Only the Huskies have offered.

Ra'Shaad Samples- Dallas, Texas (Skyline)

5'11" 160 pounds

4-star, No. 40 wide receiver, No. 45 Texas

Offered by most schools in the Big 12 and Pac-12. Will be a hard pull out of Texas. He's really looking hard at schools out west.

Mike Williams- Santee, South Carolina (Lake Marion)

6'4" 205 pounds

4-star, No. 31 wide receiver, No. 3 South Carolina

Holds scholarships from South Carolina, Georgia, Clemson, and Tennessee. May be tough to pull away from the Tigers or Gamecocks.

Taj Williams- Tallahassee, Florida (Lincoln)

6'3" 166 pounds

4-star, No. 23 wide receiver, No. 27 Florida, No. 219 nationally

Clemson and Georgia appear to be the favorites with a couple Florida schools not far behind.

Tyler Boyd- Clairton, Pennsylvania (Clairton)

6'1" 170 pounds

4-star, No. 36 wide receiver, No. 8 Pennsylvania

Growing offer list after slow start to recruiting. Penn State and Pitt have both offered and will be tough to compete with for Boyd.

Eldridge Massington- Mesquite, Texas (West Mesquite) *USC VERBAL*

6'3" 203 pounds

4-star, No. 13 wide receiver, No. 19 Texas, No. 126 nationally

Carrying almost 20 scholarships including offers from Baylor, Michigan, TCU, Tennessee, and Virginia. May visit this summer. Sooners and Bears early favorites.

Darrell Daniels- Oakley, California (Freedom)

6'3" 200 pounds

4-star, No. 9 wide receiver, No. 8 California, No. 97 nationally

Big and fast athlete who finally received an offer from Notre Dame. Major programs have offered but USC, Stanford, and Oregon have not yet.

Francis Owusu- Westlake Village, California (Oaks Christian)

6'3" 195 pounds

3-star, No. 77 wide receiver, No. 67 California

Offered in late March by Notre Dame. Says he has a top 5 right now but won't release it. Also carrying offers from Florida, Nebraska, Stanford, Tennessee, UCLA, Wisconsin and others. The Cardinal are the favorite as that's where his brother played.

James Quick- Louisville, KY (Trinity)

6'1" 180 pounds

4-star, No. 5 wide receiver, No.1 Kentucky, No. 70 nationally

Scheduled to visit Notre Dame last fall but cancelled due to an injury. Little information since then. Currently holding offers from Alabama, Arkansas, Auburn, Michigan, and Ohio State among others. Louisville and Ohio State lead.

Demorea Stringfellow- Moreno Valley, California (Rancho Verde)

6'3" 190 pounds

4-star, No. 22 wide receiver, No. 21 California, No. 209 nationally

Offered by Notre Dame in early May. Holds a lot of good west coast offers. Florida and UCLA are believed to be the leaders right now.

Rickey Jefferson- Destrehan, Louisiana (Destrehan)

6'0" 180 pounds

4-star, No. 29 wide receiver, No. 11 Louisiana

Younger brother of Jordan Jefferson and offered in mid-May by Notre Dame. A likely lean toward LSU with Alabama in the mix as well.

MarQuez North- Charlotte, North Carolina (Mallard Creek)

6'3" 205 pounds

4-star, No. 4 wide receiver, No. 3 North Carolina, No. 69 nationally

Offered in mid-May by Notre Dame. Possible Clemson lean with NC State and a few Southern schools in the mix.

No offer but high interest:

(TX) Jayln Judkins, (CA) Drew Wolitarsky, (NJ) Charlie Callinan

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ATHLETE (7)

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Marcus Ball- Westerville, OH (Westerville)

6'3" 205 pounds

3-star, No. 52 athlete, No. 33 Ohio

Picked up an offer following the Blue Gold Game. Not a great offer list, but a few decent programs have extended a scholarship. Very high on Notre Dame right now.

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Nadir Barnwell- Piscataway, New Jersey (Piscataway)

5'10" 175 pounds

4-star, No. 9 athlete, No. 8 New Jersey, No. 134 nationally

Notre Dame offered in early February and has visited for the USC game. Irish are in a good spot but may battle Rutgers, Florida, Georgia, and South Carolina for his services.

Johnathan Alston- Bunn, North Carolina (Bunn)

6'3" 200 pounds

4-star, No. 12 athlete, No. 5 North Carolina, No. 152 nationally

Offered by Notre Dame and currently has the Irish in his top two with North Carolina. He is considered a Tar Heel lean at the moment. NC State is in the mix as well.

T.J. Johnson- Cape Coral, Florida (Island Coast)

5'8" 165 pounds

3-star, No. 51 athlete, No. 90 Florida

Holds offers from Miami, Ole Miss, South Florida, and Tennessee in addition to Notre Dame. Will try to visit South Bend in the spring. Miami and South Florida may be the favorites.

Alec James- Brookfield, Wisconsin (Brookfield East)

6'4" 225 pounds

3-star, No. 40 athlete, No. 3 Wisconsin

Offered by Notre Dame over the spring game weekend. Offered by mostly Big 10 teams. Notre Dame, Clemson, Wisconsin, and Michigan State are the favorites.

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Torii Hunter, Jr.- Prosper, Texas (Prosper)

6'2" 170 pounds

4-star, No. 26 athlete, No. 39 Texas

Son of baseball player Torii Hunter. Carrying offers from Arizona, Arkansas, Oklahoma State, West Virginia, and others. Arkansas listed as the favorite right now.

Taivon Jacobs- District Heights, Maryland (Suitland)

5'10" 160 pounds

3-star, No. 56 corner, No. 18 Maryland

Skinny but blazing fast athlete offered by Notre Dame in late-April. Carrying other offers from Florida State, Maryland, Michigan State, Nebraska, Ohio State, and West Virginia.

No offer but high interest:

(WV) Trevond Reese, (NJ) T.J. Taylor, (SC) Marcus Edmond, (MI) Grant Niemiec

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TIGHT END (4)

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Hunter Henry- Little Rock, Arkansas (Pulaski Academy)

6'6" 235 pounds

4-star, No. 5 tight end, No. 2 Arkansas No. 111 nationally

The whole South is after him. Also carries offers from Stanford, Oklahoma and a few others outside of the South. Will need to get him on campus to have a shot.

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Travis Johnson- Tampa, Florida (Jesuit)

6'4" 215 pounds

3-star, No. 22 tight end, No. 98 Florida

Elite offer list but hasn't narrowed down his choices yet. Notre Dame seems to be in a decent position but will be a tough pull out of Florida.

DeSean Smith- Lake Charles, Louisiana (Barbe)

6'4" 222 pounds

4-star, No. 4 tight end, No. 3 Louisiana, No. 100 nationally

Has offers from Alabama, Florida, Florida State, LSU, Miami, Oklahoma and more. Would be a major coup if signed. Bayou Bengals presumed leader.

Josh McNeil- Durham, North Carolina (Hillside)

6'5" 240 pounds

4-star, No. 8 tight end, No. 6 North Carolina, No. 183 nationally

Offered in early May by Notre Dame. Carrying over 20 offers and has a very good list of teams after him. Likely being look at on defense by the Irish. Announcing July 5th. Top five of Alabama, LSU, Georgia, Miami, and Florida.

No offer but high interest:

(FL) Garrett Hudson

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OFFENSIVE LINE (7)

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Darius Latham- Indianapolis, Indiana (North Central)

6'5" 270 pounds

4-star, No. 8 offensive tackle, No. 2 Indiana, No. 65 nationally

In-state prospect offered by the Irish in early March. Has a top five of Notre Dame, Tennessee, Ohio State, Florida and Wisconsin. Irish now recruiting him for defense.

Dorian Johnson- Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania (Belle Vernon Area)

6'6" 268 pounds

5-star, No. 2 offensive tackle, No. 2 Pennsylvania, No. 12 nationally

Related to Notre Dame coach Scott Booker. Enjoyed his visit to Notre Dame and has the Irish in the mix, but has reservations about 5 offensive linemen already in the fold for the Irish. Top four of Penn State, Pittsburgh, Ohio State, and West Virginia.

Aaron Cochran- Atwater, California (Buhach)

6'8" 350 pounds

4-star, No. 14 offensive tackle, No. 15 California, No. 139 nationally

Top three favorites of California, Oregon, and Stanford. Only the Golden Bears have offered so far. Notre Dame trying to get Cochran to visit South Bend.

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Ethan Pocic- Lemont, Illinois (Lemont) *LSU VERBAL*

6'7" 280 pounds

4-star, No. 12 offensive tackle, No. 6 Illinois, No. 87 nationally

Broad offer list and top Irish target on the line. Has been on campus already and should visit again in the spring. Announced top schools of Alabama, Auburn, Florida, Florida State, Ohio State, and Tennessee.

Laremy Tunsil- Lake City, Florida (Columbia)

6'6" 275 pounds

5-star, No. 1 offensive tackle, , No. 2 Florida, No. 6 nationally

Elite offers all over the place. Florida and Georgia look like the favorites with Alabama and LSU still in the mix. Likely not considering Notre Dame.

Nico Falah- Bellflower, CA (St. John Bosco)

6'5" 270 pounds

4-star, No. 21 offensive tackle, No. 27 California, No. 227 national

Recent Irish offer with many other offers from Pac-12 and West Coast schools, plus Florida. Likely stays on the west coast.

Deon Mix- Batesville, Mississippi (South Panola)

6'4" 305 pounds

3-star, No. 51 offensive tackle, No. 8 Mississippi

Notre Dame has thrown their hat in for Mix's services. Carrying top offer from Alabama, Nebraska, Florida, and the two Mississippi schools.

No offer but high interest:

(CA) John Lopez, (IN) Timothy Gardner, (DC) Derwin Gray, (NJ) Marcell Lazard, (OR) Evan Voeller, (TX) Maurice Porter

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DEFENSIVE LINE (25)

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Isaac Rochell- McDonough, Georgia (Eagle's Landing Christian)

6'5" 260 pounds

4-star, No. 7 strong-side defensive end, No. 12 Georgia, No. 106 nationally

Offers from nearly everyone in the South. Visited Notre Dame and the Irish shot to the top of his list. Announced a top four of Clemson, Florida, Florida State, and Notre Dame. Visiting Notre Dame on June 3rd.

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Dajaun Drennon- Sicklerville, New Jersey (Timber Creek)

6'4" 225 pounds

3-star, No. 17 weak-side defensive end, No. 14New Jersey

Enjoyed his Junior Day visit but is still taking his time with the process. He will be coming back to South Bend in the future. Top four of Kentucky, West Virginia, Penn State, and Notre Dame.

Donovan Munger- Shaker Heights, OH (Shaker Heights)

6'4" 285 pounds

4-star, No. 17 defensive tackle, No. 15 Ohio, No. 246 nationally

Showing some interest in Notre Dame after getting an offer. Appears to value academics. Had a nice visit for Junior Day. Ohio State appears to be the favorite.

Alvonte Bell- Miramar, Florida (Everglades)

6'6" 225 pounds

3-star, No. 40 strong-side defensive end, No. 105 Florida

Slowly adding more offers. South Florida could snatch him up if they eventually offer. West Virginia is also in the mix right now.

Alquadin Muhammad- Ramsey, New Jersey (Don Bosco Prep)

6'4" 230 pounds

4-star, No. 3 strong-side defensive end, No. 1 New Jersey, No. 40 nationally

Notre Dame among his leaders with Rutgers, Michigan, and South Carolina. Won't take official visits until after his senior season per Bosco custom. Very interested in the Irish and will try and see a game this fall.

Jordan Sherit- Tampa, Florida (Hillsborough)

6'4" 240 pounds

4-star, No. 11 weak-side defensive end, No. 28 Florida, No. 220 nationally

Has been on campus before and has legit interest in Notre Dame. The Irish will look to get an OV from him at some point in the future. Top five of Miami, Stanford, Florida, Oklahoma, and Notre Dame.

Josh Augusta- Peoria, Illinois (Peoria)

6'5" 278 pounds

4-star, No. 11 defensive tackle, No. 7 Illinois, No. 193 nationally

Offered in early April by Notre Dame and loved his visit to campus.Holding notable offers from Michigan and Oklahoma and really liked his visit to Ann Arbor. Turning into a Illinois, Michigan, Michigan State, and Notre Dame battle.

Wyatt Teller- Bealeton, Virginia (Liberty)

6'5" 255 pounds

4-star, No. 12 strong-side defensive end, No. 10 Virginia, No. 211 nationally

Has a top five of Michigan, Virginia Tech, Virginia, South Carolina and Notre Dame. Will be visiting Notre Dame this summer most likely.

Ebenezer Ogundeko- Brooklyn, New York (Thomas Jefferson)

6'4" 230 pounds

3-star, No. 15 strong-side defensive end, No. 2 New York

Decommit from Connecticut in March and now has a lot of offers rolling in. Alabama and Florida are the favorites right now with Syracuse and Arizona State already making headway. Will visit Notre Dame in early June. Announcing on August 14th.

Tashawn Bower- Somerville, New Jersey (Immaculata)

6'5" 231 pounds

4-star, No. 3 weak-side defensive end, No. 6 New Jersey, No. 111 nationally

Holds 30 offers already with many of them elite. Has trimmed his top teams to Rutgers, FSU, Ohio State, Michigan, Auburn, South Carolina, Miami, LSU, and Virginia Tech. Visiting ND on June 27th.

Stacy Thomas- Miami, Florida (Gulliver Prep)

6'1" 233 pounds

4-star, No. 14 weak-side defensive end, No. 37 Florida

Florida, Florida State, Georgia Tech, and Notre Dame are in his top four. Has visited both Florida schools and is looking to make a trip to South Bend. Gators and Seminoles appear the favorites.

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Frank Herron- Memphis, Tennessee (Central)

6'5" 245 pounds

4-star, No. 4 weak-side defensive end, No. 3 Tennessee, No. 144 nationally

Drawing a lot of interest from mostly southern schools. Shows interest in Notre Dame but has been visiting schools in the South. Listed a top five of LSU, Tennessee, Memphis, Clemson, and Mississippi State.

Eddie Vanderdoes- Placer, California (Placer)

6'4" 285 pounds

4-star, No. 4 defensive tackle, No. 4 California, No. 56 nationally

He has exploded with offers in recent months. Appears to be a California or Oregon lean with USC in the mix as well.

Jaynard Bostwick- Port Saint Lucie, Florida (St. Lucie West Centennial)

6'4" 280 pounds

3-star, No. 18 strong-side defensive end, No. 55 Florida

Small offer list but it's growing. Released a top two of Florida State and Oregon. All the Florida schools are giving him a lot of attention.

Marcus Farria- Peoria, Arizona (Centennial)

6'4" 225 pounds

4-star, No. 9 strong-side defensive end, No. 3 Arizona, No. 128 nationally

Offers from most of the Pac-12 and other Western schools. Also holds an offer from Arkansas. Razorbacks and Arizona State are the favorites right now.

Jason Hatcher- Louisville, Kentucky (Trinity)

6'2" 234 pounds

4-star, No. 8 weak-side defensive end, No. 3 Kentucky, No. 194 nationally

Carrying a handful of elite offers including from Alabama, Arkansas, Michigan, South Carolina, and Oklahoma. Notre Dame appears on the outside looking in.

Scott Pagano- Honolulu, Hawaii (Moanalua)

6'3" 280 pounds

3-star, No. 25 defensive tackle, No. 3 Hawaii

Has some interest in Notre Dame, but the Irish will need an official visit from him. He has tons of offers with LSU and Florida State as his leaders.

Henry Poggi- Baltimore, Maryland (Gilman School)

6'4" 265 pounds

4-star, No. 7 defensive tackle, No. 3 Maryland, No. 103 nationally

Holding great offers so far. Hasn't shown a ton of interest in Notre Dame but could make a visit in the future.

Torrodney Prevot- Houston, Texas (Alief Taylor)

6'4" 205 pounds

4-star, No. 6 weak-side defensive end, No. 25 Texas, No. 161 nationally

Offer list quickly expanding and includes LSU, Texas, Oklahoma, and Texas A&M already. Tigers, Aggies, and Longhorns lead.

DeMarcus Walker- Jacksonville, Florida (Sandalwood)

6'3" 276 pounds

4-star, No. 4 strong-side defensive end, No. 9 Florida, No. 43 nationally

Recently offered by Notre Dame but hasn't shown any interest yet. Will be a tough pull from Florida with offers from almost 30 schools right now. Looks like a Florida vs. Alabama battle.

Joe Mathis- Upland, California (Upland)

6'4" 250 pounds

4-star, No. 11 weak-side defensive end, No. 20 California, No. 207 nationally

Once considered a lean towards the Trojans of USC. Michigan and Nebraska are now making a move.

Kendell Beckwith- Jackson, Louisiana (East Feliciana)

6'3" 205 pounds

4-star, No. 6 strong-side defensive end, No. 2 Louisiana, No. 94 nationally

Offered in mid-April by Notre Dame. Very tiny offer list but it includes Alabama and LSU who are the presumed favorites for his services.

Tim Williams- Baton Rouge, Louisiana (University Lab)

6'4" 230 pounds

4-star, No. 2 weak-side defensive end, No. 1 Louisiana, No. 62 nationally

Offered in early May by Notre Dame. Has LSU, Alabama, and Florida State as his leaders. It would be surprising if he isn't a Tiger.

Austin Hooper- Concord, California (De La Salle)

6'5" 240 pounds

3-star, No. 25 strong-side defensive end, No. 56 California

Offered in mid-May by Notre Dame. Mostly West Coast schools have offered, with Army, Houston and Northwestern among others. California is the possible leader with Washington and Oregon too.

Deadrin Senat- Immokalee, Florida (Immokalee)

6'1" 311 pounds

3-star, No. 39 defensive tackle, No. 87 Florida

Decommittment from Florida State who still likes the Seminoles but would like to visit other schools. Miami may end up being the top competition.

No offer but high interest:

(MI) Poet Thomas, (IL) Devante Lee, (KY) Karl Roesler

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Jaylon Smith- Fort Wayne, Indiana (Bishop Luers) *NOTRE DAME VERBAL*

6'3" 218 pounds

5-star, No. 1 outside linebacker, No. 1 Indiana, No. 7 nationally

Likely top target on Irish board. Was unable to visit for Notre Dame Spring game, but was back on campus in early May. Top three of Notre Dame, Ohio State, and USC. Announcing June 2nd.

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Chans Cox- Lakeside, Arizona (Blue Ridge)

6'2" 220 pounds

4-star, No. 9 inside linebacker, No. 4 Arizona, No. 182 nationally

He has legit interest in the Irish. Really liked his visit to Notre Dame. Named a top three of Arizona State, Arkansas, and Notre Dame. Believed to be a Sun Devil-Irish battle.

Jordan Mastrogiovanni- Dallas, Texas (Jesuit)

6'2" 225 pounds

3-star, No. 35 inside linebacker, No. 94 Texas

Visited for ND Junior Day and his parents love Notre Dame. Texas A&M is still a likely favorite but the Irish are still in it with LSU and Oklahoma in the mix.

Danny Mattingly- Spokane, Washington (Mead Senior)

6'4" 215 pounds

3-star, No. 35 outside linebacker, No. 5 Washington

Nephew of former Yankees star Don Mattingly. Grew up a Notre Dame fan and is very interested in the Irish. Has a handful of West Coast offers led by Oregon and Utah. Will visit Notre Dame in the future.

Alex Anzalone- Reading, Pennsylvania (Wyomissing Area)

6'3" 220 pounds

4-star, No. 7 outside linebacker, No. 4 Pennsylvania, No. 79 nationally

Recently decommitted from Ohio State, has not eliminated the Buckeyes, but has re-opened his recruitment. Florida, USC, Stanford, Penn State, and Notre Dame are back in the picture. May be coming back to visit during the summer.

Brooks Ellis- Fayetteville, Arkansas (Fayetteville) *ARKANSAS VERBAL*

6'2" 215 pounds

3-star, No. 22 inside linebacker, No. 4 Arkansas

Offered in mid-May by Notre Dame and would like to visit during the summer. Not many elite offers but is very interested in Arkansas. Vanderbilt and Arizona State also among his favorites.

Michael Deeb- Fort Lauderdale, Florida (American Heritage)

6'2" 237 pounds

3-star, No. 45 inside linebacker, No. 113 Florida

Offered in mid-May by Notre Dame. Will visit Notre Dame in the future. Penn State, Vanderbilt, South Florida and several other teams in the mix.

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Michael Hutchings- Concord, California (De La Salle)

6'2" 215 pounds

4-star, No. 13 outside linebacker, No. 14 California, No. 136 nationally

Super diverse collection of elite offers. Likes the top Pac-12 schools (USC, UCLA, Oregon, Washington) but also has Notre Dame in the mix. Could be a difficult pull out of California.

Matt Rolin- Ashburn, Virginia (Briar Woods) *SOUTH CAROLINA VERBAL*

6'4" 210 pounds

4-star, No. 10 outside linebacker, No. 7 Virginia, No. 123 nationally

Offered in early April by Notre Dame. Carrying a ton of offers so far. Florida State, South Carolina, and Georgia are his favorites at the moment.

Yannick Ngakoue- Washington, D.C. (Friendship Collegiate Academy)

6'3" 230 pounds

3-star, No. 20 outside linebacker, No. 2 Washington, D.C.

Mid-April offer from Notre Dame. Very solid offer list with Auburn, Florida, Florida State, Michigan, Oklahoma, and South Carolina among his choices. Considered a possible Maryland or Auburn lean. Visiting Notre Dame on June 24th.

Matthew Thomas- Miami, Florida (Booker T. Washington)

6'3.5" 201 pounds

5-star, No. 3 outside linebacker, No. 5 Florida, No. 16 nationally

Offered in early May by Notre Dame. Currently has Alabama and Miami as his leaders.

Tyrell Robinson- San Diego, California (Lincoln)

6'3" 200 pounds

4-star, No. 15 outside linebacker, No. 18 California, No. 175 nationally

Offered with twin brother Tyree. Holds offers from UCLA and USC in addition to Notre Dame.

Victor Egu- Concord, California (De La Salle)

6'3" 220 pounds

3-star, No. 59 inside linebacker, No. 127 California

Offered in mid-May by Notre Dame. Oregon, California, Washington, and Arizona State are his favorites for now.

No offer but high interest:

(MO) Eric Beisel, (IN) Tim Kimbrough, (MI) Luke MacLean, (SC), (PA) Zayd Issah

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Antwuan Davis- Bastrop, Texas (Bastrop) *TEXAS VERBAL*

6'0" 180 pounds

3-star, No. 31 corner, No. 51 Texas

Offered by Kerry Cooks but will be a tough pull out of the Lonestar state. Offered by some heavyweights in Texas, Oklahoma, Alabama, Arkansas, LSU, and Texas A&M. On campus the weekend of April 13th.

Leon McQuay III- Seffner, Florida (Armwood)

6'2" 184 pounds

4-star, No. 5 safety, No. 8 Florida, No. 38 nationally

Legit interest in Notre Dame. Lists Florida, Vanderbilt, and Notre Dame as his favorites. Will visit South Bend during the summer.

Cole Luke- Chandler, Arizona (Hamilton)

6'0" 170 pounds

4-star, No. 7 corner, No. 2 Arizona, No. 67 nationally

Has a nice collection of offers from Pac-12 schools and elite teams across the country. Top seven of Oklahoma, Arkansas, Texas, California, Michigan, Nebraska, and Notre Dame. Visiting South Bend on June 5th.

Max Redfield- Mission Viejo, California (Mission Viejo)

6'3" 195 pounds

4-star, No. 4 safety, No. 2 California, No. 36 nationally

Top safety prospect with mostly Pac-12 offers. Announced a top five of USC, Oregon, Washington, LSU, and Notre Dame. Has a good relationship with Notre Dame, but is still considered a long shot. USC and Oregon are the favorites.

Ahmad Thomas- Miami, Florida (Miami Central) *OKLAHOMA VERBAL*

6'0' 195 pounds

3-star, No. 20 safety, No. 44 Florida

Offered by Notre Dame in late April. It's early in the process for him but the Irish lead for now. Auburn has also offered and is in the mix early.

Priest Willis- Tempe, Arizona (Marcos De Niza)

6'2" 200 pounds

5-star, No. 3 corner, No. 1 Arizona, No. 17 nationally

Yet another offer to the state of Arizona. Taking an official to Notre Dame for the Michigan game. USC and LSU are his leaders with Nebraska and the Irish in the mix.

L.J. Moore- Fresno, California (Central East)

6'2" 185 pounds

4-star, No. 18 corner, No. 30 California, No. 238 nationally

Announced a top list of Cal, UCLA, Washington, Georgia, Houston and Notre Dame. Taking an official to Notre Dame for the Michigan game. May also visit during the summer.

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Vonn Bell- Rossville, Georgia (Ridgeland)

6'1" 190 pounds

5-star, No. 2 safety, No. 4 Georgia, No. 19 nationally

Elite prospect with many big time offers. Has visited Notre Dame and had many nice things to say about his trip. Interest still seems lukewarm at best. Top five of Alabama, Auburn, Georgia, Texas, and Ohio State.

Vernon Hargreaves III- Tampa, Florida (Wharton)

5'11" 180 pounds

5-star, No. 1 corner, No. 1 Florida, No. 5 nationally

Diverse and growing offer list. Heavily favoring Florida and USF with USC and Florida State drawing interest. He may visit Notre Dame in the future.

Kendall Fuller- Olney, Maryland (Our Lady of Good Counsel)

6'0" 175 pounds

5-star, No. 2 corner, No. 1 Maryland, No. 9 nationally

Offered by almost all the elite teams. Has 3 brothers attending Virginia Tech. Will be visiting Va Tech, Alabama, Clemson, Maryland, and Michigan. Top four of Clemson, Michigan, Virginia Tech and Tennessee.

John Johnson- Fresno, California (San Jaquin Memorial)

5'10" 175 pounds

4-star, No. 16 corner, No. 25 California, No. 221 nationally

Another Irish offer from the Fresno area. Many agree that he is heavily favoring USC right now, with Oklahoma also at the top of his favorites.

Hatari Byrd- Fresno, California (Central East)

6'1" 195 pounds

3-star, No. 27 safety, No. 51 California

Former teammate with Tee Shepard. Seems interested in Notre Dame and spoke very highly of Notre Dame. Cal, Houston, Washington, and UCLA are among his favorites with Oklahoma coming on strong.

Su'a Cravens- Murrieta, California (Vista Murrieta)

6'1" 205 pounds

5-star, No. 1 safety, No. 1 California, No. 8 nationally

The Trojans of USC are the heavy favorite. Taking official visits to Nebraska, Ohio State, and Michigan. Top five of USC, Michigan, UCLA, Nebraska, and Ohio State. Announcing June 6th.

Marcel Harris- Orlando, Florida (Dr. Phillips)

6'1" 209 pounds

4-star, No. 8 safety, No. 12 Florida, No. 52 nationally

Hasn't shown much interest in Notre Dame and will likely stay somewhere in the state of Florida. The Gators are the favorite right now.

Antonio Conner- Batesville, Mississippi (South Panola)

6'0" 190 pounds

4-star, No. 3 safety, No. 1 Mississippi, No. 32 nationally

Growing offer list but meager interest in Notre Dame. A battle between the two Mississippi schools with LSU and Alabama.

Maurice Smith- Sugar Land, Texas (Dulles)

5'11" 178 pounds

4-star, No. 15 corner, No. 31 Texas, No. 217 nationally

Finally offered by Texas and is considered a Longhorn lean, but has a lot of elite schools all over him. Little to no interest in Notre Dame right now.

Mackensie Alexander- Immokalee, Florida (Immokalee)

5'10" 175 pounds

4-star, No. 4 corner, No. 6 Florida, No. 23 nationally

Recent decommit from Tennessee who has been holding an offer from Notre Dame for a while. His recruitment has been blowing up and has Clemson and Florida after him hard.

Tyree Robinson- San Diego, California (Lincoln)

6'4" 190 pounds

4-star, No. 12 safety, No. 13 California, No. 135 nationally

Possible basketball player at the next level. Offered by UCLA and Notre Dame so far.

No offer but high interest:

(TX) Taion Sells

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Offers But Committed Elsewhere:

(GA) LB Reuben Foster- 5-star, No. 1 outside linebacker, No. 1 Alabama, No. 2 nationally

(GA) LB Trey Johnson- 4-star, No. 5 inside linebacker, No. 14 Georgia, No. 154 nationally

(TX) RB Johnny Jefferson- 3-star, No. 29 running back, No. 57 Texas

(FL) DL Isaac McDonald- 3-star, No. 95 athlete, No. 136 Florida

(FL) WR Ahmad Fulwood- 4-star, No. 10 wide receiver, No. 15 Florida, No. 99 nationally

(FL) LB James Hearns- 4-star, No. 10 inside linebacker, No. 21 Florida, No. 190 nationally

(NJ) Tre Bell- 3-star, No. 39 corner, No. 13 New Jersey

(FL) DB Nick Washington- 4-star, No. 13 corner, No. 23 Florida, No. 195 nationally

(VA) LB E.J. Levenberry- 4-star, No. 12 inside linebacker, No. 12 Virginia, No. 233 nationally

(SC) WR Tramel Terry- 4-star, No. 8 wide receiver, No. 1 South Carolina, No. 91 nationally

(FL) ATH Derrick Henry- 5-star, No. 1 athlete, No. 4 Florida, No. 15 nationally

(GA) DB Tray Matthews- 4-star, No. 9 safety, No. 10 Georgia, No. 92 nationally

(IL) QB Aaron Bailey- 4-star, No. 4 dual-threat quarterback, No. 3 Illinois, No. 71 nationally

(IL) OL Kyle Bosch- 4-star, No. 1 offensive guard, No. 1 Illinois, No. 46 nationally

(PA) OL Patrick Kugler- 4-star, No. 2 center, No. 6 Pennsylvania, No. 206 nationally

(IL) OL Logan Tuley-Tillman- 4-star, No. 11 offensive tackle, No. 4 Illinois, No. 85 nationally

(OH) LB Taco Charlton- 4-star, No. 8 outside linebacker, No. 4 Ohio, No. 90 nationally

(OH) DB Dymonte Thomas- 4-star, No. 7 safety, No. 3 Ohio, No. 45 nationally

(OH) LB Courtney Love- 4-star, No. 21 outside linebacker, No. 19 Ohio

(NC) DB Desmond Lawrence- 3-star, No. 34 corner, No. 14 North Carolina

(IL) QB Matt Alviti- 4-star, No. 8 dual-threat quarterback, No. 8 Illinois, No. 225 nationally

(MO) RB Ezekiel Elliott- 3-star, No. 26 running back, No. 3 Missouri

(OH) OL Evan Lisle- 4-star, No. 15 offensive tackle, No. 6 Ohio, No. 143 nationally

(OH) ATH Jalin Marshall- 5-star, No. 2 athlete, No. 1 Ohio, No. 20 nationally

(FL) DL Joey Bosa- 4-star, No. 2 strong-side defensive end, No. 7 Florida, No. 26 nationally

(OH) DL Billy Price- 4-star, No. 13 defensive tackle, No. 11 Ohio, No. 205 nationally

(OH) DB Cameron Burrows- 4-star, No. 5 corner, No. 2 Ohio, No. 32 nationally

(NJ) DB Eli Woodard- 4-star, No. 6 corner, No. 3 New Jersey, No. 57 nationally

(OH) DB Jayme Thompson- 3-star, No. 21 safety, No. 21 Ohio

(TX) RB Keith Ford- 4-star, No. 3 running back, No. 1 Texas, No. 24 nationally

(FL) RB Greg Bryant- 4-star, No. 9 running back, No. 14 Florida, No. 78 nationally

(PA) TE Adam Brenemen- 4-star, No. 1 tight end, No. 3 Pennsylvania, No. 28 nationally

(NJ) LB Garrett Sickels- 4-star, No. 6 weak-side defensive end, No. 9 New Jersey, No. 173 nationally

(HI) LB Isaac Savaiinaea- 4-star, No. 2 inside linebacker, No. 1 Hawaii, No. 59 nationally

(VA) LB Doug Randolph- 4-star, No. 19 outside linebacker, No. 14 Virginia

(TX) QB Tyrone Swoopes- 4-star, No. 3 dual-threat quarterback, No. 10 Texas, No. 71 nationally

(TX) ATH Kyle Hicks- 4-star, No. 15 running back, No. 24 Texas, No. 159 nationally

(TX) ATH Ricky Seals-Jones- 4-star, No. 3 athlete, No. 5 Texas, No. 33 nationally

(TX) TE Durham Smythe- 4-star, No. 7 tight end, No. 27 Texas, No. 177 nationally

(TX) OL Jake Raulerson- 4-star, No. 6 offensive tackle, No. 9 Texas, No. 54 nationally

(TX) QB Kohl Stewart- 4-star, No. 9 pro-style quarterback, No. 18 Texas, No. 124 nationally

(TX) WR Derrick Griffin- 4-star, No. 2 wide receiver, No. 3 Texas, No. 27 nationally

(TX) ATH Laquvionte Gonzalez- 4-star, No. 10 athlete, No. 22 Texas, No. 150 nationally

(TX) WR Devin Lauderdale- 4-star, No. 32 wide receiver, No. 35 Texas

(TX) LB Deon Hollins- 4-star, No. 12 weak-side defensive end, No. 37 Texas

(WA) QB Max Browne- 5-star, No. 1 pro-style quarterback, No. 1 Washington, No. 4 nationally

(CA) DL Kylie Fitts- 4-star, No. 5 strong-side defensive end, No. 6 California, No. 83 nationally

(CA) DB Chris Hawkins- 4-star, No. 10 corner, No. 11 California, No. 117 nationally

(GA) QB Johnathon McCrary- 4-star, No. 10 dual-threat quarterback, No. 23 Georgia, No. 244 nationally

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