Stories tagged: Notre Dame Fighting Irish
UPDATED: Fri., March 30, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Arike Ogunbowale’s jumper from the corner with 1 second left lifted Notre Dame to a 91-89 overtime victory over UConn on Friday night in the national semifinals.
Mon., March 26, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
Losing coach Kelly Graves called it before the game: The toughest team will win. All season long and again on Monday night, that was Notre Dame, which outfought Graves’ Oregon …
Mon., March 26, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
Statistics generally don’t camouflage the result, no matter the sport or event. In the case of the Oregon women’s basketball team, the first half to the final two quarters were …
UPDATED: Mon., March 26, 2018, 8:34 p.m.
Notre Dame defeated Oregon 84-74 on Monday night at the Arena, winning the Spokane Regional and avancing to the Final Four.
Sat., March 24, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
Four of the five Notre Dame starters reached double-figure scoring in the Irish’s win over Texas A&M. But Irish coach Muffet McGraw called a basket by injured Kathryn Westbeld the …
UPDATED: Sat., March 24, 2018, 9:19 p.m.
It’s been the Notre Dame women’s basketball team’s modus operandi this season – few hands do most of the heavy lifting.
Fri., March 23, 2018, 8:29 p.m.
Notre Dame’s injuries have been well chronicled this season. With just seven healthy scholarship players, coach Muffet McGraw has changed her approach to practices.
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 10 p.m.
Freshman phenom Chennedy Carter, Texas A&M ready for showdown with top-seeded Notre Dame in the Arena
The Texas A&M women’s basketball team is in Spokane because 5-foot-7 true freshman guard Chennedy Carter hit a winning 3-pointer to cap a 17-point comeback against DePaul.
Thu., March 22, 2018, 5:09 p.m.
It will be a star-studded affair this weekend in the Spokane Arena, when the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight rounds of the women’s NCAA Tournament comes to town. Here’s a …
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 7:01 p.m.
Prepare to be entertained, Spokane basketball fans.
Sun., March 18, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Sabrina Ionescu had 29 points, nine assists and seven rebounds and the second-seeded Oregon Ducks advanced to the Sweet 16 with a 101-73 victory over No. 10 Minnesota in the …
UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
Here is a look at Friday’s games in the women’s NCAA Tournament:
Mon., March 12, 2018, 8:43 p.m.
There were five teams vying for the four No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Tournament on Monday, and when the music stopped, Baylor was left without a chair.
Sat., March 3, 2018, 11:50 p.m.
Devon Hall scored 17 points in his final game at John Paul Jones Arena and No. 1 Virginia outlasted Notre Dame 62-57 on Saturday.
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 10:37 p.m.
Asia Durr scored 36 points, Myisha Hines-Allen had a career-high 31 and No. 3 Louisville overwhelmed No. 2 Notre Dame on both ends for a 100-67 blowout victory Thursday night …
Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 11:15 p.m.
Marina Mabrey scored 21 points, Arike Ogunbowale had 20 despite struggling from the field and No. 2 Notre Dame beat Miami 83-76 victory on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 4:26 p.m.
The relevance of the traditional National Signing Day in early February may have just taken a major hit. Under a policy that took effect this year, high school seniors could …
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 10:20 p.m.
Arike Ogunbowale scored 20 of her 32 points in the first half, and No. 3 Notre Dame remained undefeated with an 83-63 victory over No. 22 Michigan on Wednesday night.
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:45 p.m.
K.J. Costello threw two of his career-high four touchdown passes in the fourth quarter and No. 20 Stanford rallied for a 38-20 victory over No. 9 Notre Dame on Saturday …
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 9:11 a.m.
A former linebacker has filed a lawsuit against Notre Dame, claiming the university concealed the results of a spinal scan and that he has potentially permanent nerve damage. The Indianapolis …
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 4:19 p.m.
Hey, everybody: Did you hear why Notre Dame went 4-8 last season? Why a football behemoth with every conceivable competitive advantage couldn’t beat Navy, Duke, North Carolina State or Michigan …
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Mike Tirico will take over as play-by-play announcer for Notre Dame football games on NBC this season, joining analyst Doug Flutie.
Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 4:41 p.m.
Impeccably organized, Ara Parseghian knew exactly where to find the letter Digger Phelps had written him in 1965 as a high school basketball coach in Pennsylvania professing his love for …
Thu., April 20, 2017, 11:23 a.m.
Tommy Rees keeps a low profile in his second stint at Notre Dame. Early to bed, early to rise and mostly work in between. It is not the life of …
Thu., April 6, 2017, 9:35 p.m.
Dylan Gambrell scored twice, and Denver routed Notre Dame 6-1 to advance to the Frozen Four championship. The Pioneers will face Minnesota Duluth in the final on Saturday night.
Sun., March 26, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Alanna Smith’s layup with 23 seconds left capped Stanford’s comeback from a 16-point deficit in the second half, McCall swatted a last-second shot and the Cardinal edged top-seeded Notre Dame …
Sat., March 11, 2017, 10:46 p.m.
In a season that has been anything but routine for Duke, the Blue Devils won the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament as it had never been done before.
Fri., March 10, 2017, 9:08 p.m.
Steve Vasturia and Bonzie Colson each scored 18 points as No. 22 Notre Dame knocked off No. 16 Florida State 77-73 to advance to the Atlantic Coast Conference finals. The …
Sat., March 4, 2017, 9:57 p.m.
Rebounding dominance helped No. 8 Louisville offset offensive inconsistency and create opportunities that ultimately got the job done against No. 19 Notre Dame.
Wed., March 1, 2017, 6:59 p.m.
The premise is simple: Close games are often decided by good fortune as much as good play. Therefore a team that loses a lot of close games one season is …