NCF Nation: Joe Bars

Alex Bars is No. 10 for Irish

May, 17, 2013
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ESPN 150 offensive tackle Alex Bars (Nashville, Tenn./Montgomery Bell Academy) has a brother, Blake, at Michigan. He has another brother, Brad, at Penn State.

But he has decided to follow in his father Joe's footsteps, committing to Notre Dame on Friday. Bars ranks as the Irish’s 10th commitment.

Joe Bars played linebacker for the Irish.

“It was pretty great,” Bars said of telling his father the news. “I really appreciated him not pressuring me to go to his alma mater. I think he's pretty happy, though. He's excited for me."

To read Jared Shanker's full story, click here.

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