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Notre Dame signed the No. 4 recruiting class in the nation, and did so by bringing in 24 scholarship players. But did the Irish meet their needs? has a look at the class.

Notre Dame, The Big Ten, And The Future Schedule Battle

One of the most overlooked, yet the most realistic reason that Notre Dame would have ever considered full conference affiliation in football with any conference, is the future scheduling conflict that will come with larger major conferences. It wasn't money, or TV rights, or recruiting, or any reason that a typical school looks at in conference realignment; it was how Notre Dame...

Notre Dame Knocks Off Louisville in a Quick 5-OT’s

It is about this exact time in February when the sports world starts to shift their focus from football of all sorts, to basketball of all sorts. Last night in South Bend was the perfect transition which provided me a little closure from the NFL season being over and done. The #25 Irish took #10 Louisville to 5 overtimes and finally closed the deal 104-101. The game clocked in...

2013 College Football Recruiting Rankings No. 3: Notre Dame Fighting Irish

College football's 2013 National Signing Day is in the books and Athlon Sports kicks off its 2013 team recruiting rankings countdown with an in-...

Notre Dame beats Louisville 104-101 in a five overtimes (Video)

Notre Dame beat Louisville 104-101, in a five-overtime game last night.  Check out all the last second shots that had a chance to win the game.  Never seen anything this wild in my day.  Not to mention it followed a buzzer beater in the Wisconsin vs. Michigan game that was almost as good.  Video below. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter and Facebook

Fighting Irish Win Five-OT Marathon Game

Remember back when you played little league ball and the coaches actually made a point to make sure everyone played? You know how that logic pretty much fell by the wayside by time you got to high school? As for college--forget about it! It's all about winning first, and playing time second (a distant second). Saturday night that wasn't the case for Notre Dame or Lousville...

Highlights From the Epic Five Overtime Louisville vs. Notre Dame Basketball Game

Louisville and Notre Dame should just agree to start their basketball games in overtime. For the sixth time in their last eight meetings, they couldn’t settle the outcome in regulation. But for the first time in the history of either program, they needed five overtimes to determine the winner. The Fighting Irish finally emerged with a 104-101 victory over the No. 12 Cardinals,...

Mike Brey Talked About 15-Round Boxing Matches Before Notre Dame’s 5 OT Win Over Louisville (Video)

It was almost as if Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey knew a five-overtime game against Louisville was coming. The No. 25 Fighting Irish watched videos of great boxing matches before their marathon win over No. 11 Louisville on Saturday night. Brey talked to the players about going deep into a match — and now the Irish players know what that feels like. ”I talked about it being...

Where Are They Now? Kevin McDougal

All Kevin McDougal ever wanted at Notre Dame was a chance to prove himself as a quarterback. McDougal sat for three years behind star quarterback Rick Mirer, then watched as Coach Lou Holtz named incoming freshman Ron Powlus the starter even though he’d never thrown a pass in college. McDougal felt he had earned his The post Where Are They Now? Kevin McDougal appeared first on No Coast Bias.

Whatever it Takes

Notre Dame played nearly two games over the weekend, and however thrilling, the victory counted just once in the Big East standings. But the momentum gained from the gut-check thriller should prove invaluable for a 19-5 squad, not to mention its previously struggling swingman who helped bring home the win through 56 grueling minutes and myriad defensive assignments.

FSNextTV: Matuska Discusses Signing Day

Jacob Matuska says that Notre Dame has always been one of his dream schools. Now that he's signed his letter of intent, FOX Sports NEXT caught up with the future Fighting Irish for the latest.

DePaul vs. No. 21 Notre Dame Game Preview

The Blue Demons travel to South Bend, Indiana on Wednesday night for a rematch with the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame.

Irish pursuing Fla. power forward

Fort Myers (Fla.) power forward Ricky Doyle is hearing quite frequently from the Irish. He discusses what he likes about Notre Dame and when he plans to visit with Notre Dame's coaches.

Checking in with Winfree

Juwann Winfree of Englewood (N.J.) is hearing from a lot of schools lately, and Notre Dame is on that list. What are Winfree's early list of favorites, and how much is location going to be a factor?
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