The Hiring of Lou Holtz

In Nov. 1985, Lou Holtz left his position at the University of Minnesota to become the 25th head coach in Notre Dame football history. During a recent interview with Fighting Irish Digital Media, Holtz talked about his decision to come to Notre Dame. In this ‘Strong and True’ moment, the Irish coaching great, former players Steve Beuerlein (‘87) and Steve Belles (’89), and retired sports information director Roger Valdiserri talk about his arrival in South Bend.