Before the season began, Coach Kelly announced that the honor of wearing the #1 jersey for the Irish this fall would be decided by the coaching staff and given to a different player each week. Last week's honorary #1 was James Onwualu. Today, cornerback Cole Luke will be #1 in your program.
Meanwhile, several guys will be getting their first starts agains the Woflpack.
Te'von Coney, CJ Sanders, and Devin Studstill are slated to make their first career starts today. pic.twitter.com/sGl3IQ2mxN— Notre Dame Football (@NDFootball) September 10, 2016
The surprise here is Coney, who starts in place of Greer Martini. Additionally, junior wide receiver Corey Holmes will start in place of Torii Hunter Jr., who is sitting out the Nevada game as a result of the concussion he sustained during the Texas game.
Sanders would go on to score ND's first home touchdown of the 2016 season: