fourth year of the Jim Harbaugh era at Michigan got off to a rough start as the Wolverines fell 24-17 to Notre Dame in South Bend.

Michigan was playing catch-up all evening after two quick scores for the Fighting Irish put Harbaugh and Co. in a 14-0 hole. Despite having an opportunity at the end of the game to put together a game-tying drive, Shea Patterson and the Wolverines came up short.

Here’s what Harbaugh had to say after losing the Week 1 rivalry game to Notre Dame: