This was not the news Notre Dame football fans wanted to hear a few weeks ahead of the season.
Gobaira was expected to be in the rotation on the defensive line this year. It’s a blow to the depth at the position. As for Bauman, the senior was going to get a lot more playing time with the departure of Michael Mayer to the NFL.
Tight end Kevin Bauman and defensive end Aiden Gobaira have been lost for the season to due to ACL tears.
— Pete Sampson (@PeteSampson_) August 12, 2023
It’s extremely unfortunate news for both Bauman and Gobaira, but injuries are part of the game and the Irish will move forward.
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