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Diane O'Meara
How did Notre Dame handle Te'o situation?
How did Notre Dame handle Te'o situation?

School gets an F John Cherwa Los Angeles Times Perhaps the saddest part of the Manti Te'o Internet fraud story is the total lack of leadership shown by the once hallowed institution of Notre Dame. While a forensic examination of Te'o's statements would likely make it clear he was not telling nothing but the whole truth, the fact that the school allowed — and even encouraged — Te'o to not come clean on the hoax and focus on the BCS title game is appalling. Don't be persuaded by the near-teary news conference of AD Jack Swarbrick. He deserves a nomination for best supporting accomplice. Do you think that news conference would have been held if...