Everett Golson no longer enrolled at Notre Dame

Notre Dame announced Saturday that starting quarterback Everett Golson is no longer enrolled at the school, leaving the Irish without their emerging star and leader. Golson helped lead the Irish to the 2013 BCS championship game in a season that wasn't short on highlights.


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Pittsburgh v Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, IN - NOVEMBER 03: Everett Golson #5, Braxston Cave #52 and Justin Utupo #53 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish celebrate after Golson ran for the game-winning touchdown against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Notre Dame Stadium on November 3, 2012 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Pittsburgh 29-26 in triple overtime. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Golson leads No. 4 ND to 29-26, 3OT win over Pitt

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson, right, dives into the end zone in front of Pittsburgh linebacker Joe Trebitz for a two-point conversion to tie the score late in the fourth quarter Pittsburgh of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012. Notre Dame defeated Pittsburgh 29-26 in triple overtime. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Golson leads Notre Dame to 21-6 win over BC

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson throws prior to their NCAA college football game against Boston College in Boston Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

No. 3 Notre Dame stays perfect, beats Wake 38-0

Notre Dame wide receiver TJ Jones scores a pass from quarterback Everett Golson against Wake Forest during the first half of an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

Notre Dame v USC

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Everett Golson #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish lines up over center during a 22-13 win over the USC Trojans at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 24, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Notre Dame v USC

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 24: Everett Golson #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish smiles as he gives an interview to Heather Cox of ESPN after a 22-13 win over the USC Trojans at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 24, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Golson leads No. 4 ND to 29-26, 3OT win over Pitt

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson celebrated after scoring the winning touchdown in the the third overtime period against Pittsburgh in an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012. Dame defeated Pittsburgh 29-26 in triple overtime. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy)

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