RB Amir Carlisle eligible at Notre Dame
Running back Amir Carlisle, who transferred from Southern
California to Notre Dame, will be eligible to play for the Irish in
Notre Dame announced Thursday that the NCAA had approved
Carlisle’s waiver request and he won’t have to sit out the upcoming
season. Carlisle, from Santa Clara, Calif., played in eight games
as a freshman for the Trojans last season while battling injuries.
He carried 19 times for 118 yards and caught seven passes, scoring
Notre Dame also said that freshman defensive back Tee Shepard
was no longer enrolled and had returned home to Fresno, Calif.