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Notre Dame adds defensive lineman to recruiting class

Notre Dame’s recruiting class for 2015 is back up to nine

Brandon Tiassum, a 6-foot-5, 285-pound defensive lineman, announced his decision Sunday on his Twitter account. Tiassum wrote: “I’m officially committing to Notre Dame.”

The Park Tudor product is rated a three-star recruit by most recruiting websites. He is rated the No. 21 defensive tackle and No. 4 prospect in Indiana by 247Sports.

Tudor’s commitment comes on the heels of the Irish losing quarterback Blake Barnett from its recruiting class. Barnett decommitted from Notre Dame on Wednesday.

2015 Notre Dame recruiting class

Josh Barajas, LB, 6-3, 212, Andrean, Merrillville

Nicco Fertitta, S, 5-10, 175, Bishop Gorman, Las Vegas

Jalen Guyton, WR, 6-0, 180, Allen, Allen, Texas

Tristen Hoge, OL, 6-5, 287, Highland, Pocatello, Idaho

Prentice McKinney, S, 6-2, 180, South Oak Cliff, Dallas

Trevor Ruhland, OL, 6-4, 270, Cary-Grove Community, Cary, Ill.

C.J. Sanders, WR, 5-9, 177, Notre Dame, Sherman Oaks, Calif.

Brandon Tiassum, DT, 6-5, 285, Park Tudur, Indianapolis

Jerry Tillery, OL, 6-7, 332, Evangel Christian, Shreveport, La.

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