Here's a look at the week that was in Notre Dame recruiting:
Running back Johnny Jefferson (Killeen, Texas/Shoemaker) chose Baylor on Thursday, one day after decommitting from Texas A&M, our Damon Sayles writes. The Irish had offered Jefferson.
Notre Dame is one of nearly a dozen schools to offer Gulliver Prep (Miami, Fla.) defensive end Stacy Thomas, Corey Long writes.
Notre Dame offered cornerback Tre’ Bell (Jersey City, N.J./St. Peter’s Prep) March 8, and he will be visiting this weekend. Jared Shanker has the details.
Notre Dame is among the top five for two-way lineman Darius Latham (Indianapolis/North Central), who will visit Saturday, Shanker writes.
The Irish are one of 13 programs to offer ESPNU 150 Watch List cornerback Maurice Smith (Sugar Land, Texas/Dulles), Sayles writes.
Notre Dame offered Hillsborough (Tampa, Fla.) defensive end Jordan Sherit last week, and he tells Long that the Irish are among the five programs recruiting him the hardest right now.
Outside linebacker Deon Drake (Detroit/Cass Tech) has drawn some interest from the Irish, Shanker writes.
ESPNU 150 Watch List linebacker Alex Anzalone (Wyomissing, Pa./Wyoming Area) will be visiting Notre Dame this weekend, Derek Tyson writes.