Posts tagged "nd irish"

Notre Dame vs. Florida State: Sunday United Center 3rd Round NCAA Battle

Tip time is 8:40 CT at the United Center on Chicago’s west side. The headliner of the two games should be a classic battle with two schools rich in football tradition and featuring iconic fight songs. The Notre Dame Fighting Irish and Florida State Seminoles have never met in college basketball. They’ve played some classic... Read more »

Notre Dame Grinds out Double Digit win Over Akron in NCAA Tournmaent

“It’s huge to win a game in this tournament, forget the seeds and the numbers, cause there’s a lot riding on it, and there’s a fine line of kids being loose and I think we felt a little pressure to deliver, and we played like that. And in the second half we calmed down. but... Read more »

Notre Dame's March Madness Journey Begins vs. Akron

College basketball’s premiere event returns to Chicago for the first time since 2005 when Notre Dame takes on Akron tomorrow at the United Center. Tip is at 12:40, and if the practice session attendance is any indication, expect the Chicago crowd to be overwhelmingly in favor of the Fighting Irish tomorrow. Notre Dame enters as... Read more »

Notre Dame Football, Basketball Notes and Nuggets

Interesting that Irish men’s basketball coach Mike Brey, late in his Saturday night post-game remarks following his team’s win over Marquette, said exactly what he planned to do Monday night in terms of using the “burn” offense against Pittsburgh. Then ND went out and executed it to near perfection. They did it without second-leading scorer... Read more »