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Video: Notre Dame’s FB Team Sends A Good Luck Message To The BB Team Prior To Kentucky Game

Hey, Notre Dame’s men’s basketball team: your school’s football team has a message for you.  Good luck against undefeated Kentucky tonight, the Fighting Irish football players say.  Here’s the full video:  We have a message for the @NDmbb #NotDoneYet #GoIrish pic.twitter.com/g0JGPIwKZb — Notre Dame Football (@NDFootball) March 29, 2015 Notre Dame and Kentucky are set...
Via College Spun
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Syracuse and Notre Dame Battle for No. 1

The Orange and Golden Domers are set for an epic clash. It’s often used to describe must-see college football games in the fall but the phrase “Showdown Saturday” definitely applies to the No. 1 vs. No. 2 matchup when Syracuse University takes on Notre Dame at 12:00 p.m. at Arlotta Stadium. The two teams are a […]
Via Otto's Grove
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Anderson replaces Marv Albert for Kentucky-Notre Dame Elite 8 game

Late Friday night the official March Madness Twitter account revealed a significant change to the announcing lineup for Saturday’s Elite 8 game between Notre Dame and Kentucky.  Brian Anderson is getting the call from the bullpen in place of Marv Albert. Marv’s under the weather and will not be able to call tomorrow's @KentuckyMBB vs. @NDmbb game. — March Madness TV (@MarchMadnessTV...
Via Awful Announcing
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Malik Zaire On Notre Dame QB Competition: “”There’s Only One Jack Sparrow To Lead The Ship”

One of the major story lines of Notre Dame football’s off-season is the ongoing quarterback competition between Malik Zaire and Everett Golson. The two players split time at the position at the end of last season, and Fighting Irish head coach Brian Kelly said he would be willing to do the same this year as well if needed. Today, Zaire was asked about the possibility of working...
Via College Spun
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Coach Mike Brey: “We Are America’s Team Tomorrow”

Although his players were reserved when speaking about Kentucky on Friday, Notre Dame head coach Mike Brey sounded as confident as Daxter Miles during his press conference. Brey said he had been receiving constant texts and phone calls offering support for the Fighting Irish’s elite eight match-up with Kentucky, leading him to the following conclusion. […]
Via Kentucky Sports Connection
22 days ago  |  Discuss

The beginning of the end for Notre Dame

Fred VanVleet did not go gentle into that good night. For that he can hold his head up high. Notre Dame led Wichita State by eight with 3:40 left in the first half, but the Shockers guard scored all seven his team’s points to close out the half, bringing the deficit to three at the break. Twice he stole the ball from Demetrius Jackson in the backcourt, leading to four easy...
Via The Sports Post
22 days ago  |  Discuss

The OG Self-Imposed Challenge Update

Well, we’ve gotten started on the Sweet Sixteen, and half of the Elite Eight has already punched their respective tickets. Wisconsin, Notre Dame, Kentucky, and Arizona are all moving on to play on Saturday, and today we’ll find out the other four teams who will join them in the round that sounds like you need […]
Via Otto's Grove
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Defeats Wichita State 81-70 to Advance to Elite Eight

Fred VanVleet #23 of the Wichita State Shockers tries to steal the ball from Demetrius Jackson #11 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in the second half during the Midwest Regional semifinal of the 2015 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament (Mandatory Credit: Getty Images/ESPN) The Irish came out fighting in their Sweet 16 matchup against Wichita State, securing their spot in the Elite...
Via The Sports Journal
23 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Notre Dame's Zach Auguste Finishes Off Awesome Alley-Oop Against Wichita State

Notre Dame has not been to the Elite Eight since 1979. Since then they have made it to the Sweet Sixteen three times, but were not able to make it to the next round until this year. Wichita State gave the Fighting Irish a good game, but the Shockers defense could not find an answer for the Notre Dame offense Thursday night falling to the Fighting Irish 81-70.Four of five starters...
Via FatManWriting
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Hegarty Transferring from Notre Dame, Eyes FSU, Arizona

Matt Hegarty is transferring from Notre Dame, and he's reportedly eyeing FSU, Arizona.
Via Gamedayr
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Sweet 16 Game Preview and Predictions: Wichita State vs. Notre Dame

This is probably not something that gets said very often in college sports: Notre Dame wants what Wichita State has. Notre Dame is a college...
Via Athlon Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Graphic Designer Releases Black And Gold Notre Dame Helmet Concept

Notre Dame’s Sweet 16 contest against Wichita State is still two days away, so we figured we’d give Irish fans something else to debate in the meantime. This week, Helmet Concepts released an interesting design for a potential Irish helmet – and as you can see, it’s black with a “pinch” of gold. The facemask is also gold. It’s a solid look, but it may be too different...
Via College Spun
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Baby Notre Dame Fan Was ‘Born Like A Champion Today’

This baby Notre Dame fan was "Born Like A Champion Today," which made for the cutest little Fighting Irish supporter ever.
Via Gamedayr
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Google’s March Madness Graphic Had Notre Dame Playing Itself In The Sweet 16

Earlier today, we brought you the technical mishap that was ESPN prematurely putting Duke into the Sweet 16 before they actually completed their win over San Diego State.  Well, in the aftermath of Wichita State’s upset win over Kansas, Google had a glitch that showed Notre Dame would be playing itself in the Sweet 16 in Cleveland on Thursday. It has since been remedied, but here...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Jerian Grant Is Excited To Play Wichita State Because His Mom Is From There

Wichita State is on the verge of knocking off Kansas and earning bragging rights in the Sunflower State. The seventh-seeded Shockers will move on to face third-seeded Notre Dame in the Midwest Regional semifinals in Cleveland on Thursday. At least one member of the Fighting Irish is excited to face WSU. Notre Dame’s star point guard Jerian Grant apparently has some family ties...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

4-Star Running Back Tony Jones Commits To Notre Dame

Notre Dame held a large junior day yesterday, equipped with a famous visitor. Minutes ago, the Fighting Irish added their third commitment from of the weekend from junior day visitor Tony Jones, Jr., a four-star running back from Bradenton (Fla.) IMG Academy. Jones’ pledge has been confirmed by numerous outlets but was originally reported by 247Sports’ Tom Loy. BREAKING: Four...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Evander Holyfield, son attend Notre Dame Junior Day

By Andrew HolleranNotre Dame on Saturday held its first Junior Day of 2015. Dozens of the top recruits in the 2016 class made their way to South Bend, Ind., to check out the Fighting Irish’s facilities and meet with coaches. One recruit who made the trip has a pretty famous father, who also attended the event.Elijah Holyfield, a four-star running back out of Atlanta, is the son...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Bench Players Give Awesome Interview After Win Over Butler

Notre Dame and Butler did there best to give basketball fans a game Saturday night. They even played an overtime period in case fans to make sure fans got their fill of basketball for the night. In the end it was the Fighting Irish that came out on top with a hard fought 67-64 win. So after the game it was the Notre Dame stars that the media wanted to hit up first.That makes sense...
Via FatManWriting
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Our Lady Of Advancement: A “Hoosiers”-Style Thriller Lifts the Fighting Irish to the Sweet 16

While it wasn’t out of Hollywood, the round-of-32 game between Notre Dame and Butler possessed the same level of drama. Rather than an Indiana high school state title hanging in the balance, the prize for the winner of this overtime battle in Pittsburgh was a trip to the Sweet 16 in Cleveland, and a date with the winner of Sunday’s Kansas-Wichita State game. Yet, while this game...
Via The Student Section
28 days ago  |  Discuss
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