Manti Te'o: The Notre Dame Man

Josh Flynt ('11) | Nov 15, 2012, 4:23 PM EST

On Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, one of the nation’s promising football recruits, a 6-foot-2, 230-pound Mormon linebacker from Laie, Hawaii had to make a decision. To college football pundits and recruiting gurus, the choice was obvious. The major city closest to his island home, the team he grew up cheering for, and the program that had finished the 2008 season with a 12-1 record, capped by a victory in the Rose Bowl – the USC Trojans.

But as any spiritual person does during a time of uncertainty, Manti Malietau Louis Te’o prayed. 

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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