Sep 6, 2012, 2:44 PM EDT
Nose guard Louis Nix III has become a bit of an Internet sensation during his time at Notre Dame. “Irish Chocolate,” as he is affectionately known, has amassed more than 6,400 Twitter followers. He has started his own YouTube series, Chocolate News, giving fans a behind-the-scenes look at the Fighting Irish football team away from the field.
This week, Nix is the subject of Fighting Irish Digital Media’s Student. Athlete. Irish. feature, which is certain to add to the junior’s growing legend.
Check out the video, as Nix talks about his love for Pixar flicks, Cinnamon Toast Crunch and lip-syncing like he’s Whitney Houston. In all seriousness, Big Lou is probably one of the most entertaining, genuine and enthusiastic people you will ever meet.
Check out the playlist below, which begins with the Nix video that was posted today. In addition, fourteen Student. Athlete. Irish. videos were produced last year, featuring a variety of student-athletes, from Robby Toma and Frenchy Silva to Will Hudgins and Melissa Henderson.
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- RT @NDFootball: Hear from James Onwualu, Isaac Rochell, Mike McGlinchey, & Torii Hunter Jr after being named team captains. #Team12 https:… 2 hours ago
- RT @Isaacrochell90: This has been the greatest honor of my life. Can't wait to represent this team and Notre Dame 🍀🍀 7 hours ago
- Hear from James Onwualu, Isaac Rochell, Mike McGlinchey, & Torii Hunter Jr after being named team captains. #Team12 amp.twimg.com/v/0a8b11c9-b8d… 14 hours ago
- RT @J_Walls: Feeling absolutely blessed and honored! Go Irish ☘ 14 hours ago
- James Onwualu Isaac Rochell Mike McGlinchey Torii Hunter Jr. Your 2016 Notre Dame Football team captains. https://t.co/0xjCmWkDmK 17 hours ago
- W. Lacrosse. Eleven Freshmen Bring Versatility and Depth
- W. Soccer. Ten Questions: Kaela Little
- M. Lacrosse. Landis to Play in US Lacrosse Grand Opening Game
- W. Golf. Women’s Golf Faces Challenging 2016-17 Schedule
- M. Soccer. #9 Irish, Valpo Claw To Draw 1-1 In Scrimmage Finale
- M. Swimming. Notre Dame 2016-17 Swimming and Diving Schedule Released
- W. Swimming. Notre Dame 2016-17 Swimming and Diving Schedule Released
- M. Lacrosse. Kavanagh, Ossello Earn MLL Championship Rings
- W. Rowing. Irish Trio Compete At World Rowing Championships
- W. Soccer. #13 Irish Prevail In Defensive Battle With Wisconsin