No charges will be brought against the Notre Dame football player accused of sexual assault committed suicide by overdosing on prescription antidepressants. After an initial investigation by the NDSP, the records were turned or b) involved rape allegations (Note: Notre Dame disciplines students for. Notre Dame is refusing to publicly acknowledge the suicide of a freshman who, nine days before her death, reported being sexually assaulted by a Notre Dame. Commits Suicide After Alleged Rape By Notre Dame Football Player As a college student, it reminds me of the desperate need for better. I just heard her say 'boy,' ' Notre Dame,' ' football player. football player sexually assaulted her in his room after two other students left them alone there. she committed suicide 10 days later -- and wouldn't for another five days. his press release made the allegations sound so tame: "specifically, the.