Saturday, January 26, 2013

Adidas "Adjusts" Notre Dame's Black Jersey

This photo was just "tweeted" by @ndmbb from the locker room down in Tampa, FL -- where the IRISH will play South Florida today.  I like the change to the black jersey!

Skylar Diggins Goes for 2,000 Points Today!

At approximately 2:03 PM ET this afternoon -- Skylar Diggins scored the 2,000th point in her illustrious career at the University of Notre Dame.

Skylar is now the 4th Irish women's basketball star to reach that milestone.  Here's the all-time scoring list at Notre Dame:
  • Beth Cunningham:  2,322 points
  • Katryna Gaither:  2,126 points
  • Ruth Riley:  2,072 points
  • Skylar Diggins:  2,020 points
With the potential for as many as 20 more games this season -- Skylar COULD leave as the ALL-TIME LEADING SCORER.  Here's a video of the basket that took her over the 2,000 point mark:


Tim Brown & Jerome Bettis -- Finalists Again...

Seventeen former NFL stars are left in the selection process for the NFL HALL OF FAME -- and you'll find THREE NOTRE DAME ALUMS among the finalists -- hoping to join 10 former DOMERS already enshrined:
  • Tim Brown -- 9 time Pro-Bowl selection, retired #3 all-time in NFL TD catches
  • Jerome Bettis -- 6 time Pro-Bowl selection, retired #6 all-time in NFL rushing yards
  • Eddie DeBartolo, Jr. -- won 5 Super Bowl Championships as owner of 49ers