Found December 30, 2011 on Yahoo! Sports:
Susie Gardner was looking for an "instant wow" by adding Notre Dame to Mercer's schedule. After seeing the recruits, AAU coaches and others in the stands she said were drawn by the Notre Dame name, the Mercer coach said that goal was accomplished. "On the other hand, our players learned what major Division I basketball looks like," Gardner said.

Semper Fi Bowl: Day Set to Enroll

Sheldon Day is one of the Notre Dame commits at the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl this week, and in just about two weeks, he will be on campus in South Bend. He talked to Scout about that and more today.

Semper Fi Bowl: Justin Ferguson

Notre Dame commit Justin Ferguson talks to FOXSportsNext/ at the Semper Fi All-American Bowl.

Update: ND's Academics/Athletics Sold Russell

Notre Dame had to offer something special to pull Mariner High (Everett, Wash.) four-star running back KeiVarae Russell out of the northwest and away from Washington, and it had it in the form of academics and athletics. Russell chose Notre Dame over the Huskies on Thursday, and he talked about why.

Notre Dame picks up SN125 RB KeiVarae Russell

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Irish collapse in crushing loss to Florida State

Notre Dame jumped out to a 14-0 lead in Thursday's Champs Sports Bowl before surrendering 18 unanswered points and ending their season on a down note.

IE Quick Take: Keivarae Russell

Keivarae Russell has added his name to the list of committed players for Notre Dame in the Class of 2012. offers its first take on the newest member of the team’s class.

Video: Dante Taylor

Pitt opened Big East play with a disappointing loss to Notre Dame on Tuesday. To avoid a rare 0-2 start to Big East play, Dante Taylor talked about the need to improve on defense
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