Notre Dame Football: Laquon Treadwell
December, 5, 2012
Here's what's happening in the world of Notre Dame recruiting ...
- Notre Dame remains No. 4 in ESPN's class of 2013 team rankings .
- ESPN 150 athlete Tarean Folston (Cocoa, Fla./Cocoa) is expecting a visit Thursday from Brian Kelly , our Corey Long writes.
- Kelly and Mike Denbrock visited Class of 2014 tight end Tyler Luatua (La Mirada, Calif./La Mirada) last week, our Erik McKinney writes.
- ESPN150 defensive end Tashawn Bower (Somerville, N.J./Immaculata) remains committed to Auburn for now, but he is still considering Notre Dame and several others after Gene Chizik's firing , our Dave Hooker writes.
- ESPN's No. 1 receiver, Laquon Treadwell (Crete, Ill./Crete-Monee), has a new No. 1, but Notre Dame could land a visit , our Jared Shanker writes.
- Our Greg Ostendorf rounds up some top recruits' reaction to the SEC title game and BCS title game matchup .
- ATH Juwaan Williams (Tucker, Ga./Tucker) is focused on four, with Notre Dame among them , our Brandon P. Oliver writes.
- Notre Dame is in on a pair of last week's Blue Chip Battles .
November, 14, 2012
Here's what's happenin' ...
- Notre Dame is No. 4 in ESPN's latest Class of 2013 team rankings.
- Our Jeremy Crabtree has the latest on ESPN 150 receiver Laquon Treadwell (Crete, Ill./Crete-Monee) and the potential ground that the Irish are gaining .
- Four-star ESPN 150 receiver and USC commit Sebastian LaRue (Santa Monica, Calif./Santa Monica) is thinking of visiting Notre Dame this weekend , our Blair Angulo writes.
- Class of 2014 offensive lineman Mason Cole (Tarpon Springs, Fla./East Lake) will visit this weekend as well, Angulo writes.
- So, too, will junior outside linebacker Robbie Odeneal (Kankakee, Ill./Bishop McNamara), our Jared Shanker writes.
- Doesn't look like much Irish interest here, but Shanker catches up with three-star receiver Ishmael Hyman (Holmdel, N.J./Saint John Vianney), who is the cousin of Notre Dame's Bennett Jackson.
- Our Erik McKinney chats with ESPN Watch List quarterback Brandon Dawkins (Westlake Village, Calif./Oaks Christian), who holds a Notre Dame offer and took an unofficial visit earlier .
November, 7, 2012
- Beacuse of Jay Hayes .
- And Cole Luke.
- And Alex Anzalone .
- And Max Redfield.
- Check out the latest ESPN150 and 300 rankings here.
- ESPN Watch List receiver and Irish commit Justin Brent (Speedway, Ind./Speedway) was amazed by his first Notre Dame game , our Jared Shanker writes.
- ESPN Watch List receiver Thaddeus Snodgrass (Springfield, Ohio/Springfield) is still looking for a commitment time , Shanker writes.
- ESPN150 receiver Laquon Treadwell (Crete, Ill./Crete-Monee) talks with our Chantel Jennings about his possible destinations .
- Class of 2014 Watch List QB Drew Barker (Hebron, Ky./Conner), who plans to visit Notre Dame next week, is hoping to make a decision in the winter or spring , our Dave Hooker writes.
Kind of a busy week ...
- The news of the day for Notre Dame: The addition of ESPN 150 defensive end Isaac Rochell (McDonough, Ga./Eagles Landing Christian Academy), the program's 14th commitment.
- The recent additions have improved the Irish's defense, our Craig Haubert writes.
- RecruitingNation's 2013 team rankings are out. The Verbal Commitment podcast goes over them, as does Tom Luginbill on video.
- The Irish landed themselves a pretty big prospect this past weekend in Jaylon Smith (Fort Wayne, Ind./Bishop Luers). Jared Shanker has a video interview with Smith here.
- The Midwest's top uncommitted prospect, Laquon Treadwell (Crete, Ill./Crete-Monee), has the Irish in his top seven, our Jared Shanker writes.
- Linebacker Clifton Garrett (Plainfield, Ill./Plainfield) is intrigued by the Irish's addition of Smith, Shanker writes.
- Tommy Mister (Oak Lawn, Ill./H.L. Richards), a 2014 quarterback prospect, landed his first offer, from Notre Dame.
- ESPN 150 running back Taquan Mizzell (Virginia Beach, Va./Bayside) has the Irish in his top 10, our Dave Hooker writes.
- ESPN 150 running back Altee Tenpenny (North Little Rock, Ark./North Little Rock) says Notre Dame is among the schools pursuing him the heaviest after committing to Alabama, Hooker writes.
- Surprise, surprise: ESPN 150 linebacker Michael Hutchings (Concord, Calif./De La Salle) says he's been hearing from Smith since his commitment, our Erik McKinney writes.
- Running back Jeff Jones (Minneapolis/Washburn) is hoping Notre Dame comes through with an offer, Shanker writes.
Programming note: AD Jack Swarbrick will be on "College Football Live" today (3:30 p.m. ET, ESPN).
- Colleague Jared Shanker says that four-star receiver Laquon Treadwell (Crete, Ill./Crete-Monee), the top uncommitted prospect in the Midwest, named Notre Dame in his top seven.
- Vote for how you think the four-team playoff should be decided.
- Bobby Bowden is one of several who wants to be on the potential selection committee.
- Harrison Smith is all locked up with the Vikings.
- BlueandGold.com's Lou Somogyi looks at Notre Dame's best freshmen inside linebackers of the past 40 years.