BOOM! Notre Dame lands 5-star LB in class of 2023
Notre Dame’s 2023 recruiting class got a major boost on Wednesday night.
5-star linebacker Drayk Bowen verbally committed to the Fighting Irish. Clemson and Auburn were the other teams in his final three.
Here’s video of his announcement on CBSSportsHQ:
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Bowen is the No. 28 overall player and the No. 2 linebacker in the class of 2023, according to 247Sports Composite rankings.
He attends Andrean High School in Merrillville, Indiana. He’s listed at 6-foot-2, 215 pounds.
Bowen joins a 2023 recruiting class at Notre Dame that’s already loaded with blue-chip talent. He becomes the sixth member of the class and the second 5-star.
Notre Dame’s 2023 class currently ranks No. 3 nationally, per 247Sports Composite rankings. It trails only Oklahoma and Georgia.
As for the 2022 recruiting cycle, the Fighting Irish have a chance to finish with a top 5 class. Brian Kelly’s staff has already received commitments from 21 prospects and the class ranks No. 5 nationally, according to 247Sports Composite rankings.
Notre Dame hosts Navy on Saturday.