Last scheduled Notre Dame-Michigan football game will be in 2014
Posted: 09/25/2012 at 11:00 am
By: By LARRY LAGE, AP Sports Writer
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Notre Dame's Theo Riddick (6) evades Michigan's Kenny Demens (25) on a run play during first half action at Notre Dame Stadium Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012. (Photo By Jennifer Shephard)
A letter from Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick to Michigan athletic director Dave Brandon cancelling games in 2015-2017 was obtained by The Associated Press on Tuesday through a Freedom of Information Act request.
The Irish beat the Wolverines 13-6 Saturday night in the latest game of a storied series that dates to 1887. They’ve played every year since 2002 and regularly since 1978.
Michigan and Notre Dame were scheduled to take a hiatus during the 2018-19 seasons.
The Fighting Irish recently decided to move to the Atlantic Coast Conference other than in football with a provision to play five games a year against league opponents