Saturday, May 25, 2013
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish beat the Pitt Panthers in the bottom of the 10th in "walk-off" fashion 3 - 2, earning a spot in the Big East Championship game! Win tomorrow and the IRISH are off to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2006.
Tomorrow's BIG EAST CHAMPIONSHIP game against UCONN will be televised LIVE on ESPNU -- beginning at NOON ET.
Here's a link to a video of today's game highlights and interviews:
LINK: OFF TO THE CHAMPIONSHIP!
Posted by Jim Small at 10:27 PM
The Tulsa Shock kicked off the 2013 season this evening on the road in Atlanta where they lost to the Dream 98 - 81.
Former Notre Dame All-American Skylar Diggins scored 15 points in her first regular season game in the WNBA. However, she struggled with her shot going 4 for 13 -- and she had more turnovers (5) than assists (3).
You can catch Skylar on ESPN2 -- live on Memorial Day -- at 3:00 PM ET.
LINK: GAME STORY
Posted by Jim Small at 9:55 PM
What a trip...
The photo above is of the "John Lennon Wall" in Prague -- one of the sites the IRISH have taken in when they're not beating their opponents on the court! Notre Dame is 2-0 so far, on their European Tour. Here's a link to their blog -- you'll enjoy keeping up with their travels:
LINK: NOTRE DAME WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL
Posted by Jim Small at 11:00 AM
Fr. Ted Hesburgh, C.S.C., President Emeritus of the University of Notre Dame -- was born 96 years ago today. Happy Birthday Fr. Ted!
The video below was shot last year of Fr. Ted giving a tour of his office atop the Hesburgh Library. Enjoy!
LINK: FR. TED HESBURGH
Posted by Jim Small at 10:05 AM