Darnell Ewell, a four-star defensive tackle in the 2017 class, has committed to Notre Dame.
The 6-foot-4, 295-pound prospect out of Norfolk, Va. is ranked the No. 9 player at his position and the No. 144 player in the class by 247Sports’ Composite Rankings. He picked the Fighting Irish over Alabama, Clemson, Michigan and Ohio State, among other programs.
He made his announcement at his high school.
Lake Taylor’s Darnell Ewell wears the green of the Fighting Irish pic.twitter.com/CYiSTHIOSA
— 757Teamz (@757teamz) July 15, 2016
Notre Dame’s 2017 class is ranked the No. 7 class in the country by 247Sports.