Notre Dame

Taylor Danaher #50 of the Mount St. Mary's Mountaineers and Matt Farrell #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish battle for the ball at Purcell Pavilion on December 9, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Vasturia Leads Irish In Rout Of Mount St. Mary’s

Steve Vasturia scored a career-high 19 points, and Zach Auguste had 19 points and eight rebounds.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2014

Everett Golson #5 and Amir Carilisle #3 of the Norte Dame Fighting Irish celebrate Golson's second quarter touchdown against the Rice Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 30, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame To Face No. 22 LSU In Music City

Notre Dame will try to end its late-season slide when it faces No. 22 LSU on Dec. 30 in the Music City Bowl.

CBS Chicago–12/07/2014

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Notre Dame Beats Fairleigh Dickinson 75-57

Prior to Saturday’s game against Fairleigh Dickinson, Notre Dame coach Mike Brey made sure his team was aware of other results from around the country.


Pat Connaughton #24 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish shoots the ball during the first half of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge game against the Michigan State Spartans at Purcell Pavilion on December 3, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Grant, Jackson Help Irish Edge No. 19 MSU In OT

Jerian Grant scored a career-high 27 points, and Demetrius Jackson added a career-best 22.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2014

Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Is That It For Brian Kelly?

It’s a messy situation at Notre Dame, with no easy answer for Kelly or the school.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2014

George Farmer #8 of the USC Trojans runs for a touchdown after his catch in front of Cole Luke #36 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the first quarter at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on November 29, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Kessler’s 6 TDs Lead USC Past Notre Dame, 49-14

Cody Kessler passed for 372 yards and threw two of his six touchdown passes to George Farmer.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2014

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Grant Goes Deep In Irish Win Over Chicago State

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Jerian Grant matched a career high with 26 points, including a career-best six 3-point field goals Saturday to pace Notre Dame’s 90-42 rout of Chicago State at Purcell Pavilion. Pat […]


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Notre Dame Cruises Past Grambling State 81-54

Demetrius Jackson scored 17 points to lead Notre Dame over visiting Grambling State 81-54 on Wednesday.


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Henton’s 38 Lift Providence Over Notre Dame, 75-74

LaDontae Henton scored a career-high 38 points and deflected a last-second shot by Notre Dame as Providence defeated the Irish 75-74 Sunday in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic at Mohegan Sun Arena.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2014

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Louisville Holds On For 31-28 Win Over Notre Dame

Freshman quarterback Reggie Bonnafon ran for a pair of touchdowns and threw a 21-yard scoring pass to DeVante Parker to lead Louisville to a 31-28 victory over Notre Dame on Saturday, the third straight loss for the Fighting Irish.


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Jackson, Grant Lead Notre Dame Past UMass 81-68

Demetrius Jackson and Jerian Grant combined to make 15 of 19 field goal attempts and Notre Dame remained unbeaten with an 81-68 victory Saturday over Massachusetts in the Hall of Fame Tip-Off Classic at Mohegan Sun Arena.


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Notre Dame Cruises Past Coppin State 104-67

Zach Auguste had 21 points and grabbed seven rebounds, and V.J. Beachem scored 19 to help Notre Dame beat Coppin State 104-67 on Wednesday night.


Pat Connaughton #24 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish shoots the ball against Bryce Dulin #24 of the Navy Midshipmen at Purcell Pavilion on November 16, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Navy 92-53. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Blows Past Navy, 92-53

Less than 48 hours after scoring a career-high 19 points against Binghamton, Zach Auguste bested that mark by scoring 20 on Sunday to help Notre Dame blow past Navy.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2014

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Notre Dame Routs Binghamton 82-39

Zach Auguste scored 19 points to lead Notre Dame in an 82-39 victory against Binghamton, and head coach Mike Brey clocked his 400th career victory on Friday night.


Defensive lineman Marcus Hardison #1 of the Arizona State Sun Devils reacts after a first quarter interception against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish during the college football game at Sun Devil Stadium on November 8, 2014 in Tempe, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Sun Devils Beat Irish 55-31

Taylor Kelly threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Demario Richard in the fourth quarter and Lloyd Carrington followed with a 58-yard interception return for another score, helping No. 11 Arizona State withstand a furious second-half rally to beat No. 8 Notre Dame 55-31 on Saturday.


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5 Must-Watch College Football Games This Weekend

With teams vying for four playoff spots and bowl game placements, this weekend can either cause a big shakeup or solidify seeds/rankings.

CBS Chicago–11/06/2014

Running back Tarean Folston #25 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish celebrates with teammates C.J. Prosise #20 and William Fuller #7 after rushing for a fourth quarter touchdown against the Navy Midshipmen at FedExField on November 1, 2014 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Golson Leads No. 6 Notre Dame Over Navy, 49-39

On a night in which Notre Dame blew a 21-point lead and its youthful defense surrendered 454 yards, coach Brian Kelly still found reason to smile.


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Mississippi State, Florida State Top Playoff List

Notre Dame was ranked 10th by the College Football Playoff selection committee.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

MIAMI, FL - OCTOBER 18: Rakeem Cato #12 of the Marshall Thundering Herd is pursued by Giovani Francois #9 of the Florida International Panthers as he scrambles out of the pocket with the ball on October 18, 2014 at FIU Stadium in Miami, Florida.Marshall defeated Florida International 45-13. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Marshall’s Rakeem Cato Should Be Considered For A Trip To New York

As far as numbers go, Rakeem Cato is a very good player, but to make a run to New York, he will have to go on a tear in the second half of the season.

CBS Chicago–10/28/2014

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Emma: Playoff Committee Has Much To Consider With Notre Dame

Despite their loss to the defending national champs, the Irish are in good shape for a playoff bid.

CBS Chicago–10/23/2014