Tweets of the Night: Julian Okwara commits to Irish


Mike Vorel
South Bend Tribune

One tweet gave way to many more.

On Tuesday night, prep defensive end Julian Okwara became Notre Dame's fifth verbal commit of the 2016 signing class, tweeting his pledge to the Irish shortly before 6 p.m.

Here are some Twitter responses from Okwara's future teammates and coaches at Notre Dame.


— Mike Elston (@CoachMikeElston) April 14, 2015//


— Brian Kelly (@CoachBrianKelly) April 14, 2015//

Congrats to my little bro for making the greatest decision he could ever make. Welcome to the ND family!

— Romeo Okwara (@RomeoND45) April 14, 2015//

Show some Love ND Nation!!! #F16HTINGIRISH

— Scott Booker (@CoachSBooker) April 14, 2015//

Congrats on the commitment bro! Keep working and get the 2016 class right #NDFamily@704jo

— Crawf (@1ShaunCrawford) April 14, 2015//


— Dave Peloquin (@dpeloqu1) April 14, 2015//

Welcome to the family @704jo#F16HTINGIRISH

— Tommy Kraemer (@Big_TK75) April 14, 2015//

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly high fives fans during the Blue-Gold Spring Football Game on Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend. (SBT Photo/ROBERT FRANKLIN)