Tyler Luatua transferring from Notre Dame

Rising junior tight end Tyler Luatua will transfer from Notre Dame after the spring semester, the school announced Monday night.

Luatua, a former ESPN300 four-star prospect out of La Mirada (California) High, played in 20 games for the Irish the past two seasons, starting three. He recorded no catches.

The 6-foot-2.5, 255-pound Luatua has told enterprise2day.com that he will transfer to BYU.

Notre Dame returns redshirt junior Durham Smythe, redshirt freshman Nic Weishar and sophomore Alize Jones at tight end for 2016.