This Jan. 22 photo released by ABC Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o, right, speaking with host Katie Couric during an interview in New York. Te'o has told Katie Couric he briefly lied about his online girlfriend after discovering she didn't exist, while maintaining he had no part in creating the hoax. Pressed by Couric to admit he was in on the deception, Te'o said he believed his girlfriend Lennay Kekua had died of cancer and didn't lie about it until December. (AP Photo/Disney-ABC, Lorenzo Bevilaqua)
Te'o tells Katie Couric he briefly lied about girlfriend
NEW YORK (AP) — Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o has told Katie Couric that he briefly lied about his online girlfriend after discovering she didn't exist, while maintaining that he had no part in creating the hoax.
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