Defensive end Jonathon MacCollister

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Measurables: 6-3, 228.

School: Orlando (Fla.) Bishop Moore.

Rivals ranking: Three stars.

247Sports ranking: Three stars, No. 25 strongside defensive end.

Notable numbers: MacCollister totaled 42 tackles (28 solo), seven tackles for a loss, five sacks, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries in 13 games. He also caught 21 passes for 209 yards and two touchdowns as a tight end.

First scholarship offer: Utah.

Moment I knew I wanted to be Irish: “When I first get offered.”

One word to describe Brian Kelly: "Poised."

The one thing I won’t miss about the recruiting process: “All the attention.”

Best player I’ve played against: Miami OL commit Kai-Leon Herbert.

How many times have you watched Rudy? “Four to six times.”

Latest Netflix binge: “Luke Cage.”

Most embarrassing song on my playlist: “Make Me (Cry)” by Noah Cyrus feat. Labrinth.

Dream job (other than the NFL): "Some type of businessman."

Expectations for my freshman season: “To put forth my best effort, try the best I can and go hard on the field and in class.”

Favorite football accomplishment: "Winning a state championship in 2015."

Should football have an early signing period? “Yes. It would be better for the recruit, because the recruiting process is stressful. Those who are completely done and know where they want to go like I was, an earlier period would allow you to get it out of the way and focus on other things.”

Under Armour, Nike or Adidas: Nike.

Sports idol: Von Miller.

Preferred social media: Twitter.

Favorite musician/band: Jeremih.

Celebrity crush: Selena Gomez.

Most used emoji: 

Mannequin Challenge or Running Man Challenge: Mannequin Challenge.

Junior highlights:

The day I've been waiting for all my life, Is finally here #BlessingFromGod

— JonathonMacCollister (@bigbird__54) February 1, 2017

Notre Dame defensive end commit Jonathon MacCollister (Photo courtesy of Stephen M. Dowell/Orlando Sentinel)