Brian Kelly and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish may be playing their annual spring game today, but the program was also busy with recruiting. According to reports, the Irish got a commitment from John Montelus, an offensive tackle out of Everett, Massachusetts.
John Montelus to Notre Dame. He's a better prospect than Steven Elmer who they already have committed.— JC Shurburtt (@jcshurburtt) April 21, 2012
Montelus had offers from a host of schools, including Boston College, North Carolina, Michigan Penn State, and Florida. It's surely a big coup for the Irish.
Montelus is a four-star prospect (on a five-star scale) and the 26th best offensive tackle in the country according to Rivals.com.
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