The Fighting Irish finished the regular season undefeated and No. 1 for the first time since 1988.
Kendall Moore's career highs
Interceptions: 1, vs Rutgers, Dec 28, 2013
Tackles: 5, at Air Force, Oct 26, 2013 (4-1)
Tackles for loss: 1.0, vs Maryland, Nov 12, 2011 (1-0); at Air Force, Oct 26, 2013 (1-0); Navy, Oct 29, 2011 (1-0)
SENIOR SEASON (2013): Played in all 13 games ... made 17 tackles on the season and one tackle for loss ... picked up his first career interception in the 29-16 victory over Rutgers (Dec. 28) in the 2013 New Era Pinstripe Bowl ... had three tackles at Stanford (Nov. 30) ... recorded three stops against Navy (Nov. 2) ... posted a career-high five tackles, including his first TFL, at Air Force (Oct. 26) ... had single assisted tackles in four contests, including the season-opener against Temple (Aug. 31).
JUNIOR SEASON (2012): Appeared in all 13 games ... registered 10 tackles, including seven on special teams ... his seven special-teams tackles ranked third on the team ... ranked second on the squad with six tackles on kickoff returns ... collected one tackle against Purdue (Sept. 8), Michigan State (Sept. 15), Michigan (Sept. 22), Miami (Oct. 6) and BYU (Oct. 20) ... recorded a pair of tackles in the victory at Oklahoma (Oct. 27) ... tallied one tackle against Wake Forest (Nov. 17) and two more stops at USC (Nov. 24).
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2011): Played in all 13 games, seeing action on special teams and as a reserve linebacker ... tallied 10 tackles and two tackles for loss ... had season-high four tackles, including one tackle for loss, in win vs. Maryland (Nov. 12) ... also had one tackle for loss in win vs. Navy.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2010): Did not see game action during the season ... selected Defensive Scout Team Player of the Year for his stellar contributions in practice situations against the first-team offense.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Named SuperPrep All-American and eighth-best player in North Carolina by SuperPrep ... earned All-America accolades at inside linebacker in 2009 from PrepStar ... named first-team all-state as senior by NCPreps.com ... tallied 120 tackles and 10 sacks during senior season in 2009 at Southeast Raleigh High School in Raleigh, N.C. ... helped Southeast Raleigh to 10-3 record and second round of North Carolina state playoffs in 2009 ... scored tying touchdown for Bulldogs as running back on three-yard plunge in fourth quarter of second-round playoff game to force overtime ... key member of defense that limited five opponents to a touchdown or less ... recorded 125 tackles with seven sacks and added 30 receptions and seven touchdowns as tight end during junior campaign in 2008 ... led Southeast Raleigh to 11-3 record in 2008 ... registered 110 tackles and one interception as a sophomore in 2007 ... played for coach Daniel Finn at Southeast Raleigh ... son of Jeffrey and Tammie Moore ... enrolled in College of Arts and Letters, majoring in film, television and theatre.