The Irish missed their first 12 shots and did not have a field goal until 9:14 had elapsed in the game and they were trailing 11-1.
Maybe Notre Dame should be called the Fight-Lin Irish. No one predicted this run off success over the last month from Notre Dame – or this stunning comeback. Down 20 on the road at Villanova, the Irish buried 3 after 3 to pull off perhaps their most astounding victory yet.
The home crowd came to cheer on Kevin Jones Wednesday night, but it was Notre Dame’s center who stole the show in a 55-51 Fighting Irish victory over West Virginia.
Notre Dame was dealt a tough hand when senior forward Tim Abromaitis went down with a season-ending injury at a practice on Nov. 25. Now the Irish are forced to take it one game at a time with its young roster.
Notre Dame coach Mike Brey is staying with the Irish, and his reasoning is pretty simple.
Jimmer Fredette became a one-name star in his senior season at Brigham Young. Notre Dame’s head coach Mike Brey had a slightly less drastic meteoric rise, but both ended the season with some impressive hardware.
After losing to Louisville in the Big East tournament, Notre Dame took the second seed and will play Akron Friday. Both teams have a lot of similarities and the Irish’s coach Mike Brey compared the two teams.
DePaul freshman forward Cleveland Melvin has been named the Big East conference’s rookie of the year.
No. 7 Notre Dame had another impressive win on Monday, lambasting nineteenth-ranked Villanova 93-72 in South Bend. With a 24-5 record, this is the best Fighting Irish team in years. So how far can this team go in the tournament?
Just one point kept the Irish ahead of Providence Wednesday night. The Providence Friars exploded in the second half, determined to take the win, but couldn’t get past the talent on Notre Dame.
The greatest two days in sports are quickly approaching. And over the course of the first two days of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, fans could be seeing a lot of the Big East.
Notre Dame is remaining strong, stretching their win streak even further after defeating the struggling South Florida. The Irish had a 24 point lead after the first half and just hung for an easy win.
After facing Wisconsin, Notre Dame remains undefeated with a 7-0 record so far. The Irish scored 15 points in during the final four minutes to overcome the Badgers.
College Basketball opened for many teams Friday night and Notre Dame’s season opener was something to be proud of. The Irish dominated Georgia Southern 98-61.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Hanging high over the floor at the Joyce Center, a banner sporting Luke Harangody’s No. 44 is hard to miss. Harangody, one of the most prolific scorers and rebounders in Notre […]
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey will wait to deal with the arrests of Tim Abromaitis and Eric Atkins on charges of underage drinking. “It’s handled downtown. It’s handled by Student […]