Week 0: Liufau finished with seven tackles, four solo in Notre Dame's big victory over Navy, 42-3, in Dublin Ireland. He also forced a fumble and was named the defensive player of the game for the Irish.
HISTORY — from college profile
2022 (sr): Started and played in all 13 games during the 2022 season. Finished third on the team with 51 total tackles, adding 22 solo stops. Rallied for 4.5 TFLs with a half sack. Added an interception with a fumble recovery and a pass breakup. Finished the season with three quarterback hurries…OHIO STATE (9/3): Recorded five tackles in his first game since the Rose Bowl in 2020 against Alabama…MARSHALL (9/10): Added five assisted tackles against Marshall…CALIFORNIA (9/17): Finished with two tackles, 0.5 for loss in the win over California…NORTH CAROLINA (9/24): Went for a season-best six tackles, four solo and two assisted against the Tar Heels. Added a 0.5 tackle for loss, dropping the Tar Heels three yards…BYU (10/8): Finished with a pair of tackles in the win over BYU…STANFORD (10/15): Had four tackles, two solo and two assisted. Added a quarterback hurry…UNLV (10/22): Finished tied for the second-most tackles in the game, with five stops. Three solo tackles and two assisted. Added two tackles for loss, dropping UNLV for negative seven yards…SYRACUSE (10/29): Added three tackles in the victory. Intercepted a tipped pass in the fourth quarter to help setup the offense in Syracuse territory…CLEMSON (11/5): Recorded two tackles, with a half tackle for a one-yard loss…NAVY (11/12): Finished with a career-best eight tackles in the victory, two solo and six assisted…Boston College (11/19): Rallied for three total tackles, all solo. Added a pass breakup…USC (11/26): Earned four stops, two solo…South Carolina – TaxSlayer Gator Bowl (12/30): Finished with two solo stops, including a two-yard tackle for loss. Added a quarterback hurry.
2021 (jr): Missed 2021 season due to injury.
2020 (soph): Appeared in 10 contests and made three starts for the Irish; Made 22 tackles (10 solo), including 1.5 TFL and 0.5 sacks…DUKE (9/12): Started at linebacker, his first-career start, and posted three tackles in the season-opening win vs. Duke (9/12)....FLORIDA STATE (10/10): Marked one QB hurry in the win vs. Florida State (10/10)...PITT (10/24): Made a tackle in the 45-3 win…GEORGIA TECH (10/31): Saw action in the 31-13 win at the Yellow Jackets…BOSTON COLLEGE (11/14): Recorded one tackle in the 45-31 win…NORTH CAROLINA (11/27): Ranked third on the team in tackles with five (one solo), including 0.5 sacks, in the 31-17 win at the No. 19 Tar Heels…SYRACUSE (12/5): Recovered his first-career fumble, returning it 12 yards, in the 41-25 regular season finale win over Syracuse (12/5)...CLEMSON – ACC Championship (12/19): Started and totaled six tackles (three solo) in the ACC Championship game…ALABAMA – Rose Bowl (1/1): Started and totaled six tackles (four solo) in the CFP Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game
2019 (fr): Saw the field in four games as a freshman — Georgia, Virginia, Southern Cal and Michigan
High school: No. 29 outside linebacker nationally and No. 6 player from Hawaii by 247Sports.com…No. 51 outside linebacker nationally and No. 7 player from Hawaii by ESPN.com…No. 32 outside linebacker nationally and No. 6 player from Hawaii by Rivals.com…2018 Interscholastic League of Honolulu Open Division All-Star…Awarded 2018 Interscholastic League of Honolulu Defensive MVP…Chosen to participate in the 2019 Polynesian Bowl in Honolulu, Hawaii…Played for coach Kale Ane at Punahou High School
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