IRISH STEW

Notre Dame CB target Campbell commits to Northwestern

IRISH STEW

Tyler James
South Bend Tribune

Cornerback recruit Roderick Campbell, one of the standouts of last summer's Irish Invasion, announced his verbal commitment to Northwestern on Tuesday.

The 6-foot, 180-pound prospect received an offer from the Irish in late February, but saw his Irish recruitment slow after cornerback Julian Love committed to Notre Dame in March.

Campbell, a three-star recruit from St. Louis Chaminade College Prep, had been scheduled to visit the Irish again in late March but chose to attend a camp in Chicago instead. He visited Northwestern this past weekend before committing to the Wildcats.

Rivals ranks Campbell as the No. 28 cornerback in the 2016 class. 247Sports slates him No. 45 at the position.

I'm blessed to announce that I have committed to Northwestern University! Proud to be a part of the Wildcat family! pic.twitter.com/l31Ibxx1wL

— Roderick Campbell Jr (@RC9___) April 29, 2015

Watch Campbell's junior highlights here.

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Notre Dame CB target Roderick Campbell, a junior from St. Louis, verbally committed to Northwestern on Tuesday. (Photo via Twitter)