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Notre Dame opens its first season as a member of the Athletic Coast Conference with two months and 13 games against non-conference foes, including a trio of Big 10 teams in Iowa, Indiana, and Ohio State. On tap tonight to begin Mike Brey's 14th season as the program's head coach, the Miami (Ohio) Redhawks.

Gophers suffer first loss of season, to Notre Dame

After taking a 5-0-1 overall record into South Bend this weekend as one of only two unbeaten teams left in the nation, the Gophers (5-1-1) fell to the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, 4-1. In a game that rivaled last weekend's series against Boston College for speed, Minnesota just didn't protect the puck as aggressively as Notre Dame. Notre Dame lit the lamp first with an unassisted...

Notre Dame's Biedscheid to sit out 2013-14 season

Notre Dame sophomore Cam Biedschied plans to sit out the 2013-14 season to preserve a year of eligibility. Sports information director Bernie Cafarelli said Friday that coach Mike Brey and Biedscheid would talk about the decision after Friday night's game between the 21st-ranked Irish and Miami of Ohio. Biedscheid had sat out Notre Dame's two preseason games while considering...

Notre Dame to honor Phelps 40 years after upset

Notre Dame will induct former coach Digger Phelps into its Ring of Honor on the 40th anniversary of his No. 2 Irish squad upsetting top-ranked UCLA to end the Bruins' NCAA-record 88-game winning streak. The university announced Friday it will hold a ceremony at halftime of Notre Dame's game against Virginia Tech on Jan. 19. On that date in 1974, Notre Dame used a 12-0 run...

No. 6 Notre Dame beats NC Wilmington

Jewell Loyd and Michaela Mabrey scored 19 points each Saturday to lead No. 6 Notre Dame to a 99-50 victory over UNC Wilmington in the season opener for both teams. Despite playing without injured senior forward Natalie Achonwa, Notre Dame dominated the boards, outrebounding UNCW 52-24. Freshman forward Taya Reimer led with 12 rebounds, followed by Loyd with 11. Notre Dame senior...

Gophers hockey grinds out win over No. 3 Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- The Minnesota Gophers men's hockey squad got some revenge Saturday night, posting a hardfought, 5-4 victory at Notre Dame. A night after enduring a 4-1 defeat at the hands of the Fighting Irish, the Gophers grinded out a win Saturday thanks in large part to Hudson Fasching, who produced a pair of goals. The top-ranked Gophers (6-1-1), got the game-winning...

Video: Stephon Tuitt ejected from Pitt game on questionable targeting call

Notre Dame defensive lineman Stephon Tuitt was ejected on a questionable targeting call during the Fighting Irish's game against Pitt.

Notre Dame TE Niklas near school TD record

(Eds: APNewsNow. With AP Photos.) By TOM COYNE Associated Press Notre Dame tight end Troy Niklas is a touchdown catch away from tying a school record. The 6-foot-6, 270-pound junior has five touchdown catches as No. 24 Notre Dame (7-2) heads into Saturday's game at Pittsburgh (4-4). The school record is six TD catches by Ken MacAfee in winning the national title in 1977. Niklas...

Know Your Enemy: Notre #$%&!# Dame

I don’t like Notre Dame. I try to be professional and I won’t use some of the insults I’ve seen my fellow Pitt fans post on twitter and Facebook, but trust me, they’re in my head. I’d love to say a few things about that videographer murderer smug jerk Brian Kelly, but I won’t. The one thing to keep in mind is that the football team has to beat Notre Dame and the zebras...

Notre Dame’s Bryan Rust dangles around Minnesota and scores sick goal

Notre Dame took on the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Friday night, and it appears that the Fighting Irish’s Bryan Rust has been taking notes from Pavel Datsyuk. Rust showed off some silky smooth mitts and scored this filthy goal after dangling around the Gophers. [@CJZero] The post Notre Dame’s Bryan Rust dangles around Minnesota and scores sick goal appeared first on The Nosebleeds.

Recruiting in 2015: offense

Notre Dame has a reputation for being meticulous in how it hands out early offers. takes a closer look at the offers out on offense in the 2015 class, as well as some trends occurring in that recruiting cycle.

Taking Away the Luck of the Irish After a week to relax and recoup, and probably party a bit, the Gopher Hockey Team will play its toughest road series of the season this weekend when they visit the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame for a two game series.  The Irish were ranked #2 in the country going into their first ever series in Hockey East at Vermont last weekend, and Gopher fans were hoping the...

Game Notes: Stetson @ Notre Dame

Stetson at Notre Dame 11/10/2013 1:00:00 PM |  TV:ESPN3 | LIVE STATS Stetson-Notre Dame Preview Sunday's matchup: Stetson at Notre Dame Quick Turnaround For #21/22 Fighting Irish Preview: Stetson at Notre Dame | Sports - Home - Team Stats Advantage Notre DameAdvantage StetsonFG %       FT %   3 PT %       2 PT %       3/FG   Four...

Meekly into that goodnight

Notre Dame's BCS dreams ended Saturday night at Heinz Field. Must frustrating were the myriad opportunities they had to reach out and grab them.

Jones out for the season

Senior linebacker to miss rest of season with MCL injury suffered against Notre Dame.

Strength TBD, Weekly

Notre Dame's ability to adapt offensively has become its unexpected identity heading into the season's stretch run. How will that play out vs. a tough trio of final foes?
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