Running back C'Bo Flemister

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247Sports ranking: Three stars, No. 40 running back.

Rivals ranking: Three stars.

Notable numbers: 2,348 rushing yards and 35 touchdowns as a senior.

Birthday: June 20, 2000.

First scholarship offer: Navy.

Moment I knew I wanted to be Irish: “I was actually playing a game when I got home (from my official visit), and out of nowhere I just picked up my phone and I texted coach (Autry) Denson. I was like, ‘I want to go to Notre Dame.’ He called me, and that was it.”

One word to describe Brian Kelly: Legit.

The one thing I won’t miss about the recruiting process: “The pressure of making the right decision. It’s a decision you have to deal with for the rest of your life.”

Best player I’ve played against: “That’s tough. I played against some pretty good guys even being from a small town.”

The last thing you watched on Netflix: “I don’t watch Netflix often.”

Most embarrassing song on my playlist: “Never Gonna Give You Up” - Rick Astley.

Dream job (other than the NFL): “Maybe something in the music industry.”

Expectations for my freshman season: “I expect to play early and often.”

Favorite football accomplishment: “It’s between helping my school win its first playoff game and leading the state in rushing this year.”

Under Armour, Nike or Adidas: Nike.

What was the first position you played in football? Running back.

What’s your best sport other than football? Track.

Sports idol: Jim Brown

Preferred social media: Snapchat.

Favorite musician/band: Migos and NBA YoungBoy.

Celebrity crush: Kim Kardashian West.

How many times have you watched Rudy? “Probably half of one. I don’t think I’ve ever finished it.”

Most used emoji:

How many pets do you have? Zero.

Three-star running back C'Bo Flemister signed with Notre Dame on National Signing Day. (Photo courtesy of Vivid Moments Photo. More available at