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  1. Two ND Hoops Specials to Debut on NBC Sports Network

    Mar 20, 2013, 11:09 AM EST

    Earlier this month, you might have seen Sweet Home Chicago, an inside look at the Notre Dame hockey team’s series with Miami and trip to Soldier Field. This week, we’re excited to announce two similar specials produced by 3 Penny Films for Fighting Irish Digital Media. They will both air nationally on NBC Sports Network.…

  2. New Kids on the Block: Austin Burgett

    Mar 11, 2013, 5:29 PM EST

    Notre Dame welcomed three talented and promising freshmen to the squad this year. These three players look to build on the success of recent Irish squads and leave a mark of their own. Irish UNDerground blogger Lauren Chval sat down to get to know the third of the trio, forward Austin Burgett. Believe it or…

  3. Where We Stand: March 4

    Mar 4, 2013, 1:53 PM EST

    So this is it. The last week of the college basketball regular season and the end of the line for the BIG EAST conference as we’ve known it. The conference that has produced countless unforgettable games and a host of great NBA players will look vastly different next season, with Notre Dame still unsure about…

  4. Fighting Irish, Purcell Crowd Make Saturday a Day That Will Live Forever

    Feb 10, 2013, 5:44 PM EST

    Saturday evening at the Purcell Pavilion marked one of the greatest exhibitions of solidarity that one could ever hope to see in the world of sports. The Fighting Irish put together one of the greatest collective efforts in team history, and rewarded an unfaltering crowd with a classic finish that will never be forgotten. The…

  5. New Kids on the Block: Cam Biedscheid

    Feb 6, 2013, 2:17 PM EST

    Notre Dame welcomed three talented and promising freshmen to the squad this year. These three players look to build on the success of recent Irish squads and leave a mark of their own. Irish UNDerground blogger Lauren Chval sat down to get to know the first of the trio, forward Cam Biedscheid. * Cam Biedscheid…

  6. Responding to Adversity

    Jan 28, 2013, 11:15 AM EST

    It’s often said that the true measure of a man is how he answers in times of adversity. So I suppose collectively, you could say the same thing about the true measure of a team. The Irish had dropped three of their last four. They lost veteran forward Scott Martin indefinitely to a knee injury.…

  7. Irish Fight Past Scarlet Knights

    Jan 20, 2013, 12:05 PM EST

    It took some last-second defense and a veteran play by Scott Martin, but the #20 Notre Dame men’s basketball team held on for a 69-66 victory over Rutgers on Saturday night at Purcell Pavilion. Leading by as many as 13 points in the second half, the Irish fought off the Scarlet Knights’ comeback to improve…

  8. Connaughton Leads Irish to Eighth Straight Victory

    Dec 17, 2012, 9:41 PM EST

    Two days after #22 Notre Dame defeated Purdue at the Crossroads Classic, the Fighting Irish returned home to face IPFW at Purcell Pavilion. They overcame nine first half turnovers and a tough Mastodon defense to win 74-62, improving to 10-1 on the year. Pat Connaughton had his best game of the season, scoring 18 points…

  9. Irish Cruise Past Red Flash

    Nov 24, 2012, 3:17 PM EST

    On a day when most Irish fans have their attention turned to Los Angeles, the Notre Dame men’s basketball team took on St. Francis (PA) at Purcell Pavilion. Playing without veteran tri-captain Scott Martin (sore knee), newcomers freshman Cam Biedscheid (13 points) and transfer Garrick Sherman (11 points) helped lead the Irish to a 69-52…

  10. Scott Martin’s Long Road Back

    Nov 20, 2012, 4:45 PM EST

    When Notre Dame fell to Xavier in the second round of the NCAA tournament in March, Scott Martin thought he may have played his last game for the Fighting Irish. It was not until May, that the Valparaiso, Ind. native learned he had been approved for a sixth year by the NCAA. During this past…

  11. Irish Top Purple Aces In Season Opener

    Nov 10, 2012, 5:05 PM EST

    Led by Jack Cooley‘s 14th career double-double (19 points, 11 rebounds), Notre Dame opened its season with a 58-49 victory over Evansville at Purcell Pavilion on Saturday afternoon. Cooley scored the Irish’s first nine points of the game, including a three-pointer from the top of the key. The Purple Aces gave the senior from Glenview,…

  12. Ben Hansbrough Visits Practice

    Oct 26, 2012, 8:52 PM EST

    This week was the final stretch of preparation for Notre Dame basketball. The season starts off on Monday with an exhibition game against Quincy, and on Thursday, the team went its hardest in a final scrimmage. Head coach Mike Brey was greeting the referees when his former point guard, Ben Hansbrough, walked onto the court.…

  13. Men’s Basketball Rocks the Kroc

    Oct 24, 2012, 10:39 PM EST

    Located in downtown South Bend, the Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center is less than a year old. The 110,000 square-foot facility is meant to be a gathering place for education, sports, faith, arts, and supportive programs. It is also undeniably beautiful. Walking into the lobby, the first thing you see is a glass…

  14. Martin Keys Experienced Irish Rotation

    Oct 24, 2012, 9:50 PM EST

    Last season, veteran forward Scott Martin was voted by his teammates during the end of the year banquet as Notre Dame’s Most Valuable Player. Martin, now in his sixth collegiate basketball season, was the only regular Irish starter not to receive some type of weekly recognition from the BIG EAST conference. Never mind the awards…

  15. BIG EAST Media Day

    Oct 21, 2012, 2:55 PM EST

    The start of the 2012-13 college basketball season moves closer and closer each day, and last week, head coach Mike Brey, graduate student Scott Martin and senior Jack Cooley spent some time in New York City for the BIG EAST Conference’s annual media day. The Irish received one first-place vote in the 2012-13 Preseason Coaches…

  16. Media Day Wrap-up

    Oct 19, 2012, 3:18 PM EST

    We just hit the halfway point of football season, so it’s hard to imagine, but college hoops are right around the corner. Last Thursday, the Notre Dame basketball team held its annual media day at the Purcell Pavilion. Men’s head coach Mike Brey spoke with the media in the auditorium. Aftewards Fighting Irish Digital Media…

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