The latest as spring ball approaches ...
Notre Dame remains in the final six for ESPN Watch List tight end Jeb Blazevich (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Christian), who just visited Georgia, our Radi Nabulsi writes.
Notre Dame, Michigan, Ohio State, Northwestern, West Virginia and Maryland currently stand out to Watch List guard Sam Mustipher (Olney, Md./Our Lady of Good Counsel), our Chantel Jennings writes.
Class of 2014 tight end Ian Bunting (Hinsdale, Ill./Hinsdale Central) has scrapped his top three after receiving Michigan and Ohio State offers, but he still plans on visiting the Irish on April 13 , our Jared Shanker writes.
Notre Dame is one of 17 to offer defensive tackle Thomas Holley (Brooklyn, N.Y./Abraham Lincoln), who plans on visiting the school in the future, our Josh Moyer writes.
The Irish were previously in Watch List receiver Thaddeus Snodgrass' (Springfield, Ohio/Springfield) top five, but he now says that Kentucky, Louisville, Penn State, South Carolina and West Virginia make up the list , Shanker writes.
Class of 2014 guard Braden Smith (Olathe, Kan./Olathe) is hoping to take an unofficial visit to Notre Dame after March 18 , our Brad Bournival writes.
Notre Dame is among the latest to offer Watch List offensive tackle Alex Bars (Nashville, Tenn./Montgomery Bell), our Dave Hooker writes.