UT quarterback Tyrone Swoopes rushes in the second overtime against Notre Dame at Royal-Memorial Stadium on Sunday September 4, 2016. JAY JANNER / AMERICAN-STATESMAN

BEVO BEAT Football

Who named Tyrone Swoopes president of Notre Dame?

Posted September 7th, 2016


Before crying Jordan memes ruled the internet, there was the Wikipedia edit.

There were certainly plenty of leprechauns wiping way Air Jordan’s cyber tears following Texas’ big win over Notre Dame on Sunday, but someone still found the time to make a clever change to the University of Notre Dame’s Wikipedia entry.

Right above Provost Thomas Burish is Notre Dame’s new president, Tyrone Swoopes.


Swoopes’ name has since been replaced by the real president, the Rev. John I. Jenkins. As for the aforementioned…

There it is.

News on Bevo Beat is free and unlimited. Access to the rest of Hookem.com is included with an Austin American-Statesman subscription in addition to Statesman.com and the ePaper edition. Subscribe today at statesman.com/subscribe.