September 10, 2016: Notre Dame players Drue Tranquill (23), Mike McGlinchey (68), and cornerback Jesse Bongiovi (34) sing the Alma Mater after NCAA football game action between the Nevada Wolfpack and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Nevada 39-10.
September 10, 2016: Notre Dame players Drue Tranquill (23), Mike McGlinchey (68), and cornerback Jesse Bongiovi (34) sing the Alma Mater after NCAA football game action between the Nevada Wolfpack and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Nevada 39-10. John Mersits/CSM. (Cal Sport Media via AP Images)
September 10, 2016: Notre Dame players Drue Tranquill (23), Mike McGlinchey (68), and cornerback Jesse Bongiovi (34) sing the Alma Mater after NCAA football game action between the Nevada Wolfpack and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Nevada 39-10. John Mersits/CSM. (Cal Sport Media via AP Images)
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