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In the books

The only problem Notre Dame encountered on national signing day was making sure it had the right staff members in the office to push through all the paper work.

Sports information director Brian Hardin played chauffeur, according to an early morning tweet, to get compliance officer Jill Bodensteiner to campus with South Bend covered in snow like most of the country.

Past that the Irisih collected 23 letters of intent, including picking up 6-foot-6, 245-pound lineman Troy Niklas on Wednesday.

For the full list of Notre Dame's recruits, click here.

Coach Brian Kelly will meet with the media at 1 p.m. to go over Notre Dame's recruiting haul.

Come back later today for more updates, and follow along on Twitter @JGIrishInsights.