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    Irish Brace for Showdown with Spartans

    09.16.2016 · Posted in News

    Notre Dame and Michigan State renew their football rivalry on Saturday night for the first time since 2013. The Irish lead the overall series by 48-28-1 and have won the last three contests, although the Spartans are 10-7 during the last two decades. The participants will recognize the 50th anniversary of the epic 1966 clash ...

    Irish Romp Past Outmanned Nevada

    09.10.2016 · Posted in News

    DeShon Kizer passed for two touchdowns, ran for one and pitched to Tarean Folston on an option play for another as Notre Dame rolled past Nevada by 39-10 on Saturday. The Irish overcame a shaky, mistake-filled start to dominate the line of scrimmage and stuff the Wolfpack attack until Brent Zuzo hit a field goal ...

    Irish Seek to End Losing Streak

    09.09.2016 · Posted in News

    Notre Dame will attempt to end a three game losing streak on Saturday afternoon when the Fighting Irish host Nevada. Former Irish assistant Brian Polian is in his fourth season as head coach of the Wolfpack, where he has recorded19 wins and two bowl appearances. Nevada is coming off a 30-27 overtime victory over ...

    Horns Outmuscle Irish in OT

    09.05.2016 · Posted in News

    Tyrone Swoopes crashed into the end zone in the second overtime to give the Texas Longhorns a 50-47 victory over the Fighting Irish on Sunday night. The teams were tied at 37 at the end of regulation, and both squandered opportunities to win the game in the fourth quarter. Swoopes scored twice in overtime while ...

    Irish Invade Texas in Opener

    09.01.2016 · Posted in News

    Notre Dame kicks off its 2016 football campaign on Sunday night against the University of Texas Longhorns in Austin, TX. This is the first time in ten years that the Fighting Irish have played in a true road game to begin the season, as this contest completes a home and home series with Texas that ...