Posts tagged "NCAA Tournament"

A Quick Overview of Akron

Akron Center Zeke Marshall (left) shown blocking a shot in a 66-58 loss at Minnesota on December 15. Will this be the year Mike Brey and the Fighting Irish can find their way back to the Final Four?  We’ll know in the next three weeks but in order to do so the Irish will have... Read more »

Home Cookin' For Fighting Irish

Although the Irish didn’t get their first #1 seed in the NCAA Tournament since 1979, they did get the gift of being able to play their first two games at the United Center in Chicago, just 96.2 miles from the Joyce Center.  The Irish will play on Friday and potentially Sunday in Chicago. If they... Read more »

Notre Dame vs. Old Dominion - Round 1 Live Blog!

1:59 PM – Got out of work, came home and here are my final thoughts on today’s game: Notre Dame held an edge in rebounds throughout the duration of the game, the only reason they held the lead for as long as they did.  The tell-all stat is 6/26.  That’s the Irish from 3-point range... Read more »

Notre Dame vs. Old Dominion - Are the Irish Money in the Bag?

Perhaps the most talked about potential upset in the NCAA Tournament this year is Siena upsetting a beat up Purdue team but many experts have stated Notre Dame should be on upset alert later this morning against Old Dominion. There is one area that points to the Irish’s favor…Vegas. Perhaps its because the Irish are... Read more »