Friday Night Lights

IrishEyes.com previews the games of each of Notre Dame's 2014 commits. Included are individual stats from last weekends' games.

Notre Dame's 2014 commit list:

DT/DE Matt Dickerson

Saturday, Aug. 31., 6:45 p.m. EST -- Junipero Serra (Gardena, California) (0-0) vs. Desert Ridge (Mesa, Arizona) (0-0)

LB Richard Yeargin

Friday, Aug. 30, 7:00 p.m. EST -- University School (Fort Lauderdale, Florida) (1-0) at Taravella (Coral Springs, Florida) (0-0)

***In week one vs. Homestead (Miami, Florida), Yeargin had eight tackles, two sacks and a blocked punt.

WR Corey Holmes

Saturday, Aug. 31, 7:00 p.m. EST @ Sun Life Stadium, Miami, Florida -- St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Florida) 1-0 vs. Northwestern (Miami, Florida) (0-0)

***In last week's scrimmage, Holmes was with withheld from action, nursing a sore hamstring. He should be ready to go for week one.

DE Grant Blankenship

Friday, Aug. 30, 8:00 p.m. EST -- The Colony (Texas) (0-0) vs. Saginaw (Texas) (0-0)

CAT LB/DE Jonathan Bonner

Friday, Aug. 30, 8:00 p.m. EST -- Parkway Central (Chesterfield, Missouri) vs. Ladue Horton Watkins (St. Louis, Missouri) (0-0)

P/K Tyler Newsome

Friday, Aug. 30, 7:00 p.m. EST -- Carrollton (Georgia)(0-0) vs. Oxford (Alabama)(0-0)

***In week one, Newsome was 6-6 on PATs, 1-1 on field goals (40 yards) and 6-8 on touchbacks. He punted twice (35 yards and 45 yards).

QB DeShone Kizer

Saturday, Aug. 31, 5:00 p.m. EST -- Central Catholic (Toledo, Ohio) (0-0) at De La Salle Collegiate (Warren, Michigan) (0-0)

OT Alex Bars

Friday, Aug. 30, 7:00 p.m. EST -- Montgomery Bell Academy (Nashville, Tennessee) (1-0) vs. Hamilton (Memphis, Tennessee) (0-1)

Saturday, Aug. 31, 7:30 p.m. EST at Soldier Field (Chicago, Illinois) -- Marist (Chicago, Illinois) (0-0) vs. St. Rita (Chicago, Illinois)

OT Sam Mustipher

Friday, Aug. 30, 7:00 p.m. EST -- Our Lady of Good Counsel (Olney, Maryland) (0-1) at Immokalee (Florida) (0-0)

DE Andrew Trumbetti

Friday, Aug. 30, 7:15 p.m. EST at ESPN World Wide of Sports Complex (Orlando, Florida) -- Northern Valley Regional Demarest (Demarest, N.J.) (0-0) vs. Arlington Country Day (Jacksonville, Florida) (0-0)

OG Jimmy Byrne

Saturday, Aug. 31, 1:30 p.m. EST -- St. Ignatius (Cleveland, Ohio) (0-0) vs. Bloomfield Hills (Missouri) (0-0)

WR Justin Brent

Friday, Aug. 30, 7:00 p.m. EST -- Speedway (Indiana) vs. Scecina Memorial (Indianapolis, Indiana) (0-0)

*** In week one, Brent had 19 rushes for 180 yards and four touchdowns as well as two receptions for 19 yards.

OT Quenton Nelson has a bye this weekend, and LB Greer Martini, DT Jay Hayes, and 2015 OT commit Jerry Tillery begin their seasons next week.


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