Police: Notre Dame recruit 'drunk' on fatal fall

In this photo taken in September, 2008, St. Xavier offensive lineman Matt James lines up a right tackle during a high school football game against Cleveland St Ignatius in Cincinnati. James, 17, apparently died instantly after he fell from the third-floor balcony of the Days Inn Motel at around 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 2, police told WJHG-TV in Panama City, Fla. (AP/ Photo/Tony Tribble)

April 3, 2010 1:46:36 PM PDT
A "drunk and belligerent" 17-year-old Notre Dame football recruit was killed in a fall from a fifth-floor hotel balcony during his senior-year spring break in Florida, authorities said Saturday.