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UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019
It isn’t often that Brian Kelly has to get his team’s attention. Late in Saturday’s 30-27 victory over Southern California that moved the Irish to 5-1, Kelly tried. He raced …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019
Tony Jones Jr. rushed for a career-high 176 yards and Jonathan Doerer kicked three long field goals as No. 9 Notre Dame held off longtime rival Southern California 30-27 Saturday …
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019
Christian Rector really needed a week off. Sure, Rector played in Southern California’s last game against Washington, but the defensive end never felt like himself because of an injured ankle, …
Wed., Sept. 25, 2019
When it came time for tight end Cole Kmet’s season debut, Notre Dame skipped the hors d’oeuvres. “We put him right in the frying pan,” coach Brian Kelly said.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
Jake Fromm threw a 15-yard touchdown pass to Lawrence Cager early in the fourth quarter and Georgia, getting a tougher fight than many expected, held off Notre Dame.
Mon., Sept. 2, 2019
Ian Book ran for one touchdown and threw for another, Jahmir Smith rushed for two scores and No. 9 Notre Dame beat Louisville 35-17 on Monday night.
UPDATED: Wed., May 22, 2019
Notre Dame basketball coach Mike Brey says the NCAA is granting too many waivers that allow players who transfer to compete immediately. He calls the requirement that players sit out …
UPDATED: Sun., April 7, 2019
Baylor recovered after blowing a 17-point lead and losing a star player, beating Notre Dame 82-81 for the NCAA women’s basketball championship Sunday night when 2018 tournament hero Arike Ogunbowale …
UPDATED: Sat., April 6, 2019
Kim Mulkey climbed the steps to the dais at the Final Four, six-month-old grandson Kannon Reid in tow, and the baby’s proud mother watching from the side.
UPDATED: Fri., April 5, 2019
The Irish will face Baylor for the crown Sunday night, trying to become the fourth school to win consecutive championships — UConn, Tennessee and Southern California have done it.
UPDATED: Sun., March 31, 2019
Defending national champion Notre Dame and Stanford have Hall of Fame coaches in Muffet McGraw and Tara VanDerveer and successful traditions that include two NCAA titles for each program. Even …
Mon., March 18, 2019
Baylor, Notre Dame, Mississippi State and Louisville are the No. 1 seeds in the women’s NCAA Tournament, leading a March Madness field that was revealed early thanks to a production …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 21, 2019
Arike Ogunbowale scored 25 points to become Notre Dame’s all-time leading scorer as the No. 5 Fighting Irish routed Duke 89-61 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019
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UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019
Emese Hof and Beatrice Mompremier had double-doubles for the No. 25-ranked Miami Hurricanes, who applied smothering defense to beat No. 4 Notre Dame 72-65 on Thursday night.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019
Jackie Young had a triple-double and Arike Ogunbowale scored 28 points as No. 1 Notre Dame rallied in the second half to beat Tennessee 77-62 on Thursday night and continue …
Tue., Jan. 22, 2019
When 6-foot-4 Jessica Shepard and 6-foot-3 Brianna Turner get their hands on a rebound, good things generally happen for No. 1 Notre Dame. The two forwards have 11 double-doubles between …
Sun., Jan. 13, 2019
Marina Mabrey scored 18 points and No. 1 Notre Dame dominated from start to finish in a 78-48 victory over Wake Forest on Sunday at South Bend, Indiana. Jessica Shepard …
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019
SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Arike Ogunbowale scored 30 points and No. 1 Notre Dame overcame 18 turnovers to beat No. 2 Louisville 82-68 on Thursday night.
Sun., Dec. 30, 2018
College women’s basketball Top 25 Capsules: Arike Ogunbowale scores 23 as Notre Dame’s Muffet McGraw wins 900th
Arike Ogunbowale scored 23 points, Marina Mabrey added 19, and Notre Dame coach Muffet McGraw earned her 900th career victory as the second-ranked Fighting Irish beat Lehigh 95-68 on Sunday, …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 29, 2018
Trevor Lawrence threw for 327 yards and three touchdowns and No. 2 Clemson beat No. 3 Notre Dame 30-3 in the Cotton Bowl to reach the College Football Playoff championship …
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
Coach Dabo Swinney has built Clemson into what Notre Dame used to be and what Fighting Irish coach Brian Kelly is trying to recreate.
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018
The final ruling on the three Clemson players facing a suspension for the Cotton Bowl came down on Thursday, and it is bad news for the Tigers.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 22, 2018
Notre Dame All-American cornerback Julian Love already knows all about Clemson. Blame his roommate.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018
There’s been no better and more entertaining rivalry in women’s college basketball over the past decade than the one between Notre Dame and UConn. From Breanna Stewart’s dominance of the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018
Top 25 women’s capsules: Arike Ogunbowale, Jackie Young lead No. 1 Notre Dame past Drake in Vancouver
Arike Ogunbowale scored 30 points and Jackie Young added 25 to help Notre Dame beat Drake 82-64 in the Vancouver Showcase semifinal.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018
Arike Ogunbowale scored 21 points and No. 1 Notre Dame beat Gonzaga 81-65 in the first game of the inaugural Vancouver Showcase. Brianna Turner added 16 points and 10 rebounds.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018
The Cougars needed a late touchdown on Saturday in Pullman to defeat California 19-13.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 30, 2018
Alabama, Clemson, LSU and Notre Dame are the top four teams in the first College Football Playoff rankings of the season. Michigan is fifth in the rankings, followed by Georgia …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018
Back in 2012, Brian Kelly’s Notre Dame team ran the table during the regular season to set up a showdown with Alabama for the national title. Along the way, the …