Luke tops OU-Notre Dame 2013 battles 

October, 23, 2012
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It’s about 900 miles from South Bend, Ind., to Norman, Okla., but that doesn’t mean Notre Dame and Oklahoma don’t wage battles on the recruiting trail.

Even though OU has tried to make a bigger imprint in the Midwest, none of the intense competitions between the Irish and Sooners are with Midwest recruits for the class of 2013.

There are certainly some good battles, however, including one fierce one for a top Arizona defensive back. A closer look at the top recruiting battles for 2013:

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