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Irish Insights

  • Investigation ends as Irish await outcomes
    Notre Dame's academic investigation reached an end, Irish coach Brian Kelly said in a media briefing Thursday.
  • Eilar Hardy 5th player targeted by probe
    Notre Dame announced that a fifth player, confirmed by a university official as Eilar Hardy, is being held out of football activities because of the school's ongoing investigation into potential academic fraud.
  • Notre Dame releases 2014-15 basketball schedule
    Notre Dame released its 2014-15 basketball schedule Wednesday, with home games against Michigan State and ACC foes Duke and Syracuse highlighting the 31-game slate.

Seahawks grab Tate

Receiver Golden Tate was the second former Notre Dame player taken in the second round of the NFL draft.

The 5-foot-11, 199-pound Henderson, Tenn., native was taken with the 60th pick overall by Seattle Seahawks. Quarterback Jimmy Clausen was taken 11 spots earlier by the Carolina Panthers.

Tate left the Irish after his junior season. He led Notre Dame with 1,496 receiving yards and 15 touchdown catches last season.

Tate had 2,707 receiving yards, 4,130 all-purpose yards and 30 touchdowns in three seasons with the Irish.