As late as this September, ESPN Watch List offensive lineman Jimmy Byrne (Cleveland/St. Ignatius) believed he would commit to Ohio State. He’s an Ohio native, grew up watching the Buckeyes and Ohio State made him a 2014 priority, handing him one of the first offers of the class. But on Saturday, Byrne committed to Notre Dame. “I started off as a heavy Ohio State lean. For the longest time I thought I’d go there,” Byrne said.
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