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Notre Dame hosted Stanford very last Saturday and shed the sport 16-14. The Preventing Irish got quite a consolation prize, while. They had been hosting one particular of the best recruits in the class of 2023 for an formal go to: Christian Brothers University (Mo.) running back again Jeremiyah Really like.
Adore must have been impressed by what ever he observed throughout his vacation to South Bend. He has committed to enjoying college or university ball for Notre Dame, using some of the sting out of Saturday’s decline.
Really like (6-foot-, 190 lbs) is ranked the third-ideal athlete in the class of 2023 and No. 66 all round, in accordance to 247Sports activities. He had gives from 33 other educational facilities, such as Michigan, Alabama and Texas A&M.
That would make for 23 tricky commits for Notre Dame’s class of 2023, which is currently rated No. 3 in the country, just a few factors driving Ga. Like is the next managing again in the class, signing up for a few-star prospect Dylan Edwards from Derby (Kansas).
Relocating on, here’s what else we’ve obtained in the notebook…
A verbal dedication is hardly the end of the road, however. Until eventually they basically sign (nationwide signing day is February 1, 2023), these gamers are cost-free to improve their minds.
Many remarkably-touted prospective buyers have decommitted lately, including Zechariah Owens from Clemson. It didn’t consider extended for Owens to go back again, although. Less than a 7 days after his final decision, Owens has re-fully commited to actively playing for Clemson. He built the announcement Tuesday on social media:
— Zechariah”FLAPJACK” Owens (@fl6pjack) October 18, 2022
Owens (6-foot-7, 365 pounds) is ranked No. 18 at his posture and No. 191 general. He also experienced curiosity from Florida Point out and Miami, amongst some others.
Clemson now has 20 commits for the course of 2023 – they have handed Florida and rank No. 8 in this recruiting cycle.
Another explanation why the Gators dropped a location is that they also had to deal with a decommitment this 7 days. Following getting rid of 45-35 to LSU, Florida obtained a different blow on Sunday when F.W. Buchholz (Fla.) athlete Creed Whittemore (5-foot-11, 175 lbs) decommitted and flipped to Mississippi Point out. Whittemore’s brother Trent plays broad receiver for Florida, so this appeared like a organic healthy. A the latest check out to the Bulldogs seemingly assisted Steve Spurrier Jr. to convince Creed to make the jump, although.
The adaptable Whittemore is a high-quality addition to Mike Leach’s software. Mississippi State has 16 complete commitments and ranks No. 36 in this cycle.