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David Perkins talks Notre Dame

Updated: June 27, 2011, 10:29 AM ET
By Corey Long
On the surface it shouldn't be a surprise that talented athlete David Perkins (South Bend, Ind./Washington) committed to the program that most people identify with his hometown  Notre Dame.

But playing for the Irish wasn't the first choice for the 6-foot-1, 210-pounder.

"Originally I was planning on going to the Pac-12 or the SEC," Perkins said. "Notre Dame wasn't really in play."

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