#73 Lane Clelland
CAREER: Recruited to Notre Dame as offensive tackle but did not play as a freshman in 2008 and played sparingly as sophomore … started spring 2010 as a defensive end but moved back to offensive line midway through spring … played defensive end in high school and was a successful heavy- weight wrestler at McDonough School.
2010 (JUNIOR): Saw action in nine games for the Irish… did not play against Michigan, Michigan State, Stanford or Boston College … most of his playing time came on a variety of special teams units … totaled 85 snaps on special teams.
2009 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in five games for first action in his Irish career … participated against Nevada, Boston College, Washington State, Navy and Connecticut … played on special teams and as reserve offensive lineman … logged 6:38 of playing time and totaled 16 special-teams ap- pearances.
2008 (FRESHMAN): Did not see any game action.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Named to U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio … rated the 94th-best prospect in the nation by CSTV/Tom Lemming … named an all-Baltimore County performer as a junior by Baltimore Sun … named first-team all-metro by Baltimore Sun following his senior season … three-year starter at McDonough … Rivals. com rated him the premier lineman in Maryland and the fifth-best pros- pect in the state … chosen for the Rivals 250 by Rivals.com recognizing him as one of the top 250 players in the country … considered by Scout.com the second-best player in Maryland and the 18th-best offensive tackle in the country … ranked the 13th-best offensive lineman in the nation by SuperPrep as well as the fourth-best prospect and second-best offensive lineman in the Mid-Atlantic region … high school team finished his senior season ranked eighth in the state … set school record for pancake blocks as a junior … also played defensive end as a junior where he tallied 20 tack- les, five sacks and 10 tackles for losses … successful heavyweight wrestler who was 35-15 as a junior … brother, Lance, was an offensive lineman at Northwestern … attended the same high school as Brittany Mallory, a current standout on Notre Dame[apos]s women[apos]s basketball team … played for coach Dominic Damico at McDonogh … born Feb. 5, 1990 … son of Linda Clelland … enrolled in College of Arts and Letters, majoring in English and computer applications.
Clelland[apos]s Career Statistics
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