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  • Irish Battle Canes in Chicago Showdown

    Undefeated Notre Dame heads to Soldier Field in Chicago on Saturday night to take on the University of Miami Hurricanes in this season’s Shamrock Series matchup. The 4-1 Canes are coached by Al Golden, who is attempting to rebuild the program with a youth movement in his second season after a 6-6 campaign in 2011 … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Friends and Enemies

    In preparation for Notre Dame’s admittance, the Atlantic Coast Conference has released the planned (lack of) scheduling shifts to accommodate the move.

    The biggest effect on ND will be in Men’s and Women’s Basketball, where the 18-game conference schedule will include five home-only opponents, five road-only opponents, two rotating home-and-home opponents, and two protected “partners” … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Want to Punch Andy in the Nose Part Deux?

    Tragically, once again, I cannot promise that. But again, my nose and I will be out in public in support of the Fighting Irish and other charitable causes, and I welcome my fellow Chicagoans (and anyone else in town for this weekend’s tilt) to join me.

    As the Shamrock Series matchup with the Miami Hurricanes … Full Notre Dame News Story

    3 Horse(wo)men Behind the Scenes

    (The Rock Report | Notre Dame Football News) – In non-dramatic lore their names are Nutritionist, Strength Coach and Trainer. But those are aliases. Their real names are Whitman (Erika), Longo (Paul) and Hunt (Rob).  They’ll never score a touchdown on the field but they may be Notre Dame’s most important recruits long-term because they … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Jackson Staying Home

    Point guard Demetrius Jackson finally pulled the trigger on his long-awaited verbal commitment to Mike Brey’s Fighting Irish. The five-star recruit chose Notre Dame over Illinois, after the Illini made a last-minute push under new coach John Groce, along with Final Four regulars Michigan State and Kansas.

    The 15th-ranked Mishawaka product joins four-star small forwards … Full Notre Dame News Story