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  • Hoops Alums Need Your Vote

    The Fighting Irish Alumni have battled to the title game of The Basketball Tournament in Philadelphia. At stake in their game against Team Barstool, made up of some former Big East opponents, is $500,000, some of which is earmarked for Coaches vs. Cancer.

    The title game will be played on June 28th, but the location … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Enter At Our Own Risk

    Let’s face it, in my lexicon, “excellence” is to “Ann Arbor” as “taste” is to “Kardashian”. Unless we’re talking about things like this or this or this, of course … one must recognize facts when they’re presented, after all.

    But today my hat must tip, because this morning I read an article in the Ann … Full Notre Dame News Story

    A (Cross) Road Not Taken

    Notre Dame recently announced the Crossroads Project, a combination of Stadium enhancement and academic building expansion initiative, but long time NDNation contributor Tim Kress (aka NDRoman21) has a better approach. Here’s his story.

    Aerial ViewA little over four years ago, when the discussions of a JumboTron in Notre Dame Stadium were gaining steam, I put together … Full Notre Dame News Story

    QB Battle Highlights Spring Storylines

    New defensive coordinator. New and improved Everett Golson. A lot has changed in South Bend this spring. Irish insider Allen Pinkett joins Ray Crawford and Doug Chapman to discuss what to watch during Saturday’s Blue Gold Game, including whether Golson or left-hander Malik Zaire is the right guy under center.

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    Spring Game Primer (Recruiting Recap)

    OFFENSE

    It’s clear from interviews with Kelly that Everett Golson will be charged with running a higher octane offense in 2014.  In 2012, Kelly and Martin increased the run/pass mix dramatically  (a 8.8 % swing) in an effort to protect Golson and play to what the coaches figured to be a strong defense.   Last year, … Full Notre Dame News Story