Notre Dame gets 2015 commitment from forward Elijah Burns


Notre Dame added its second commitment in the 2015 class during the July live evaluation period on Saturday as forward Elijah Burns committed to the Fighting Irish.

The 6-foot-8 Burns is a three-star prospect, according to Rivals, and announced his commitment on Twitter.

Burns plays his grassroots ball with the Albany City Rocks and averaged 9.1 points and 5.2 rebounds per game in the Nike EYBL in 12 games this spring. Burns attends Blair Academy and joins forward Matt Ryan in Notre Dame’s 2015 class.