Ryan Newsome - The Opening
BEAVERTON, Ore. -- Aledo, Texas, four-star wide receiver Ryan Newsome has narrowed his recruitment to five finalists. Notre Dame, Oregon, Oklahoma, Texas and UCLA are in the mix to land the 5-9, 175-pounder and a decision isn't expected until late in the recruiting process. While at Nike's "The Opening," many Notre Dame commits are pushing to get Newsome on board, including a few committed prospects that aren't currently at the elite prospect camp. Newsome spoke to Blue & Gold Illustrated about his official visit plans to see Notre Dame, his relationship with head coach Brian Kelly, defensive backs coach Kerry Cooks, and much more. Per the 247Sports Composite Rankings, Newsome is the No. 220 overall recruit in the country, the No. 27 wide receiver in the nation and the No. 32 prospect in Texas.