Tarean Folston


LOS ANGELES -- With the way Tarean Folston has run recently, it's easy to forget the Irish ground game was lagging two months ago.


Notre Dame heads to Los Angeles at 7-4, and a loss to USC would leave the Irish with their worst regular-season record since Brian Kelly's first year in South Bend.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- This can't be how Cam McDaniel expected to feel before his last home game at Notre Dame.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- With the season on the line, Tarean Folston didn't play in the second half of Notre Dame's 55-31 loss at Arizona State last weekend.