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Notre Dame guard Skylar Diggins, Connecticut forward Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis and South Florida guard Andrea Smith are the unanimous selections to the All-Big East team.
They're joined on the first team Thursday by Connecticut's Stefanie Dolson, DePaul's Brittany Hrynko, Georgetown's Sugar Rodgers, Louisville's Shoni Schimmel, Notre Dame's Natalie Achonwa and Kayla McBride, St. John's Nadirah McKenith and Shenneika Smith and Syracuse's Kayla Alexander.
Carmen Tyson-Thomas of Syracuse has won the league's Sixth Man Award.
Connecticut guard Kelly Faris is the conference's defensive player of the year and shares the honor for most improved player with Hrynko. DePaul's Anna Martin was given the conference's sportsmanship award.
The conference's player, freshman, scholar-athlete and coach of the year will be announced Friday when the Big East tournament begins at the XL Center.
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Gunner Kiel’s time as the quarterback of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will never come. The 6-foot-4, 210-pounder from Columbus, Ind., enrolled in classes at South Bend a year ago after graduating early from Columbus East High
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We're used to seeing someone from the UConn Huskies women's basketball team pick up one of the major awards at the end of the season. But that wasn't the case this year.
Here's the release from the Big East:
HARTFORD, CONN. - Notre Dame swept the BIG EAST Women’s Basketball major awards as senior guard Skylar Diggins was named BIG EAST Player of the Year...
Yesterday, it was Notre Dame and St. John’s. Today, it’s Cal and Stanford turning a basketball game into a boxing match. Except this “brawl” was more more bark than bite, and pretty much ended up in a bunch of shoving.
Here is video of the fight, in two parts:
Cal and Stanford fight! vine.co/v/bHx1j5zjxa2
— Nicholas A. M. (@CalGrownSFBorn) March 7, 2013
Cal and Stanford...
Skylar Diggins accepts the Big East Player of the Year award.
Notre Dame is the favorite to cut down the nets at the 2013 Big East Women’s Basketball Championship on Tuesday night, and while they do not even take the floor until Sunday afternoon, they are already piling up the hardware.
Prior to tip-off of the opening game between No. 13 Cincinnati and No. 12 Seton Hall, the Big...
We've seen the adiads Crazyquick basketball shoe released as well as the Crazy Fast ‘NCAA pack' which the select adidas college basketball teams are wearing with their camo uniforms.
But apparently, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will be wearing a green version of the Crazyquick. Or at least some of them will.
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As Irish senior Jack Cooley was getting his senior night send-off from the Notre Dame crowd, St. John's Dominic Pointer got into a fight with Cameron Biedschied. Things got real, and Pointer landed a couple punches to Biedschied’s face.
Both players were sent off for the night, and from the looks of it, Pointer can expect a couple more games to be added on. We couldn...
According to Irish Sports Daily, top prospect Gunner Kiel will transfer from Notre Dame after just one year of roaming the sideline. Notre Dame had a wildly successful 2012 that saw head coach Brian Kelly and his team way ahead of schedule as they posted a 12-0 regular season record before being pummeled in the National Championship Game by Alabama. A key factor in the transfer has...
Multiple sources have reported that Irish sophomore quarterback Gunner Kiel informed the Notre Dame staff today he plans to transfer from the University.
Sophomore standout athlete Torrance Gibson of Plantation (Fla.) American Heritage has three offers, including Notre Dame. His head coach, Mike Rumph, discusses what position Gibson will play going forward, what it was like for Gibson to get a Notre Dame offer, and what school has been in heavy pursuit as of late.
As reported earlier in the evening by the website Irish Sports Daily Notre Dame red shirt freshman QB will transfer out of the crowded Irish stable of quarterbacks. Although no destination has been mentioned that has not stopped the fans from commenting on the subject. I have read everything from Les Miles jokes to rumors The post KIEL TRANSFERS DESTINATION UNKNOWN appeared first on No Coast Bias.
Tyler Eifert's graduation marks the fourth straight starting tight end the Notre Dame football program helped develop into an NFL player. Now a nearly uninterrupted 40-season string of producing pro talent begins its fifth decade, headed by junior Troy Niklas and a host of others for spring ball 2013.