Notre Dame added twins to its 2011 football recruiting class Sunday.
George and Josh Atkinson of Granada High School in Livermore, Calif., orally committed to play for the Irish, according to IrishIllustrated.com.
The brothers are in South Bend this weekend for their official visits and watched Saturday’s 28-24 loss to Michigan.
George, a U.S. Army All-American, is a 6-foot-2, 194-pound athlete and could play either running back or receiver for Notre Dame.
Josh is a 6-foot, 180-pound cornerback.
2011 NOTRE DAME ORAL COMMITMENTS
Signing Day Feb. 2
George Atkinson, Ath., 6-2, 194, Granada, Livermore, Calif.
Josh Atkinson, CB, 6-0, 180, Granada, Livermore, Calif.
Kyle Brindza, K, 6-2, 195, Plymouth, Canton, Mich.
Jalen Brown, DB, 6-0, 173, Irving Macarthur, Irving, Texas
Clay Burton, DE/LB, 6-3, 230, Venice, Venice, Fla.
Brad Carrico, DE, 6-6, 255, Coffman, Dublin, Ohio
Ben Councell, DE, 6-5, 225, Reynolds High School, Asheville, N.C.
Matthias Farley, Ath, 6-1, 185, Christian, Charlotte, N.C.
Jarrett Grace, LB, 6-4, 235, Colerain, Cincinnati
Connor Hanratty, OL, 6-4, 305, New Canaan, New Canaan, Conn.
Eilar Hardy, DB, 6-0, 170, Pickerington Central, Pickerington, Ohio
Justice Hayes, RB, 5-10, 175, Grand Blanc, Grand Blanc, Mich.
Matthew Hegarty, OL, 6-5, 265, Aztec, Aztec, N.M.
Ben Koyack, TE, 6-5, 230, Oil City, Oil City, Pa.
Aaron Lynch, DE, 6-6, 245, Island Coast, Cape Coral, Fla.
Jordan Prestwood, OL, 6-6, 265, Plant City, Plant City, Fla.
Anthony Rabasa, DE, 6-2, 220, Columbus, Miami
Tony Springmann, DE, 6-6, 257, Bishop Dwenger