"Coach Elko and Mike Elston have been recruiting me," he said. "The relationship has developed great. They are making me a top priority."
Gervin, a Scout 300 prospect, visited the Irish last April, but hopes to get back very soon.
"I might go this weekend," he said.
Those schools are contenders, but so is Notre Dame.
"Yes, this is big for me. They are in my top," he said.