Posted February 08, 2012 on
West Virginia has a chance to move up in the Big East standings as Notre Dame visits on Wednesday night.
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When best player Tim Abromaitis went down for the season, Notre Dame was totally written off for the entire college basketball season. Instead, they’ve had a true Ewing Theory going on, just like they did in 2010 when star forward Luke Harangody got injured and missed a lot of games down the stretch.
The Fighting Irish were written off by everyone after some bad losses in November...
The recruiting process is already active for Lemont (Ill.) Township High four-star offensive tackle Ethan Pocic, but the intensity is going to increase shortly as he begins planning his unofficial visit schedule. He spoke to IrishEyes.com about his recruitment, where Notre Dame stands, and why he plans on making a spring appearance in South Bend, Ind.
For the first time this season Northwestern's men's tennis team came up short in a dual match as it fell to the visiting Notre Dame Fighting Irish at Combe Tennis Center in Evanston, Ill., 5-2. The Wildcats had been undefeated in five duals thus far in 2012.
West Virginia falls to Notre Dame 55-51 at the WVU Coliseum.
Exclusive photos from West Virginia's 55-51 loss to Notre Dame
Notre Dame is on the road for a BIG EAST tilt at West Virginia on Wednesday. The Irish and Mountaineers tip off at 9 p.m., live on ESPNU.
Facing an 18-point deficit at halftime, the Syracuse women’s basketball team (15-10, 4-7) would cut No. 2/2 Notre Dame’s (24-1, 11-0) lead to as little as 10 before the Fighting Irish used a 13-4 run midway through the second half to pull away with a 74-55 win on Tuesday night in the Carrier Dome. Senior Iasia Hemingway led the Orange with 15 points.
For the fourth time this year, three Notre Dame women's basketball players -- junior guard Skylar Diggins (South Bend, Ind./Washington), senior guard Natalie Novosel (Lexington, Ky./Lexington Catholic) and fifth-year senior forward Devereaux Peters (Chicago, Ill./Fenwick) -- have received recognition on a national player of the year award watch list, as the trio are among a group...
Given the Conference turmoil, what factors would a program like Notre Dame be looking at? I asked Mike Coffey of ND Nation to give his opinion.