Found March 29, 2014 on Grandstand University:
St. Cloud State and Notre Dame are prepared for battle in the opening round of the Frozen Four (via HockeysFuture) This weekend’s matchup between the Notre Dame University and St. Could State University men’s ice hockey clubs will open the NCAA West Regional play, as well as some old wounds. The meeting between the two teams comes approximately one year after St. Cloud’s overwhelming 5-1 victory over the same Notre Dame team in 2013. Both teams enter this year’s tournament coming off playoff losses. Notre Dame looks to focus on their strengths, draw a win and advance to the Frozen Four for the first time since 2011.  “[St. Cloud’s] got a good team, they’re a very talented offensive team, they transition well, they have a really good power play, but it’s got to be more about us. We have to execute what we do,” said Notre Dame head coach Jim Jackson. This is the team’s seventh tournament appearance since the 2003-04 season and the sixth under Coach Jackson. The returning team includes...

3-star S Prentice McKinney commits to Notre Dame Fighting Irish

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish got their weekend off to a great a start. They received a commitment from 3-star Safety Prentice McKinney. “I just talked it over with my parents and everything and they wanted me to go ahead and commit,” McKinney told Irish Illustrated via NBC Sports’ Inside the Irish. “I’m gonna try to get down there on April 12. I am gonna talk to them...

Notre Dame Football: 2014 Players To Watch - Drue Tranquill

“Man this was the hardest decision Ive made in my life, so much respect for both programs! I’ve decided to play my next 4 years at the University of Notre Dame! I have so much respect for (Purdue) Coach Hazell I’ve never met someone with such high character. However, I’m ecstatic to go play for coach Kelly at the university of Notre Dame! Go Irish!” Drue Tranquill on his...

Notre Dame Spring Football Notes & Commentary

Remember good old Mother Russia? That spirit is alive and well within Notre Dame’s version of the Kremlin, commonly known as “The Gug.” For all of my ranting and preaching against zealous analyzing of spring football… I kind of feel like a crackhead in desperate need of some product. Very little news of note has surfaced, and it’s just… quiet. Can I offer you a few cheeseburgers...

Baylor-Notre Dame Preview

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Muffet McGraw and Notre Dame have been on a journey all season to get back to the Final Four.

Olorunfunmi talks Notre Dame offer

Despite an early commitment to UCLA, that hasn’t stopped other teams from recruiting Fresno (Calif.) Clovis North running back Bolu Olorunfunmi. The athlete landed a big offer out of the MW on Thursday.

Practice Report: March 29

Notre Dame has reached the midway point of Spring Practice 2014. The media viewed the first 30 minutes of Saturday morning's session, one that included the return to action -- though not in pads -- of a previously sidelined sophomore.

Tough First Half Leads To Sweet 16 Loss

Sometimes the story of the game is determined in the first few minutes and that was the case at the Purcell Pavilion on the Notre Dame campus Saturday in the NCAA Women's Tournament Sweet 16. Notre Dame started the game on a 14-0 run, led at halftime by that same margin 49-35, and extended it some in the second half to win 89-72 and continue their unbeaten run (36-0) to the Elite Eight.

Clark to decide among four

Notre Dame's top prospect at the tight end position, four-star North Carolina commit Chris Clark of Avon (Conn.) Old Farms, may be the next prospect on the board to commit to the Irish.

Baylor, Notre Dame set for regional final matchup

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Muffet McGraw and Notre Dame have been on a journey all season to get back to the Final Four.

Irish LB Jarrett Grace underdoes surgery to stabilize leg

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame linebacker Jarrett Grace had surgery to insert a rod to into his right leg that was broken in four places last season.

Zaire believes he'll be Notre Dame's starting QB

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Malik Zaire is confident he can beat out Everett Golson to become Notre Dame's starting quarterback this fall.

Guyton pulls trigger for the Irish

Wide receiver Jalen Guyton of Allen (Texas) High named Notre Dame his leader after his visit to South Bend two weeks ago. On Sunday afternoon, Guyton decided to make it official and commit.

Irish State Rankings

The addition of South Oak Cliff (Dallas), Texas safety Prentice McKinney to Notre Dame's 2015 recruiting class gives head coach Brian Kelly his 10th pledge from the state of Texas since taking control of the program in December 2009. Which states have provided the best collection of talent for the 2014 Irish? Which states could rise or fall in those rankings by the end of 2015.
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