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Jalyon Smith announces his decision

Bishop Luers linebacker Jaylon Smith announced that he decided to orally commit to Notre Dame on Saturday after participating in the RAS Football Camp at Trine University

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Luers football star chooses Notre Dame

Jaylon Smith is No. 4 overall prospect

ANGOLA - Bishop Luers linebacker Jaylon Smith orally committed to Notre Dame.

The 6-foot-3, 215-pounder, who will be entering his senior season with the Knights, announced the decision at the RAS Camp at Trine.

Smith is rated the top outside linebacker and No. 4 overall prospect by

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