Tuesday, April 19, 2011
One of the top players in the country, Jewell Loyd committed to the University of Notre Dame women's basketball program today! Loyd, who plays for Niles West High School is the 6th ranked player in the country in the Class of 2012 -- and she chose the Irish over UCONN and Tennessee in a press conference at her high school. Here's a link to the story and a recruiting profile:
LINK: JEWELL LOYD PICKS NOTRE DAME!
LINK: JEWELL LOYD RECRUITING PROFILE
Posted by Jim Small at 5:32 PM
The folks at Forbes finally put a "positive" twist on Notre Dame Athletics -- pointing out that they could make "millions more" if they joined a conference. Yet, they're still one of only 14 NCAA Athletic programs that turn a profit annually. Here's a link to the story:
LINK: HOW DOES ND DO FINANCIALLY?
Posted by Jim Small at 11:37 AM
That's the headline in an article this morning about former Notre Dame football star Tommy Zbikowski and his return to the boxing ring during the NFL lockout. Zibby has another fight this Saturday at a casino in Thackerville, Oklahoma. Thought you'd enjoy this Wall Street Journal article. Here's the link:
LINK: TOMMY Z
Posted by Jim Small at 8:49 AM