Here's the latest from an already successful week on the trail for Notre Dame.
Our Jeremy Crabtree says that the Irish are big winners after landing Hood.
Notre Dame is currently No. 10 in team recruiting rankings.
Four-star wide receiver Saeed Blacknall (Manalapan, N.J./Manalapan) likes LSU and OSU the most, but he will try to visit Notre Dame around the time he visits OSU, Shanker writes.
McKinney says that Sunday's Passing Down Best of the West tournament at Fullerton College allowed cornerback Jonathan Lockett (Santa Ana, Calif./Mater Dei) to show why he has offers from places like Notre Dame.
ESPN150 wide receiver Josh Malone (Gallatin, Tenn./Station Camp) tells our Dave Hooker that he liked Notre Dame's academics and its vertical offense from his visit during Blue-Gold weekend.