Step Four: Kentucky


Finally, we had a game that didn't end with a heart attack finish ... and now we get Kentucky. So what is it going to take to beat Kentucky? Lets take a look! How does Kentucky manage to look superhuman against every team they face?┬áHere are some stats that show just how incredible this team (and Calipari) really is. (Stats from Kentucky's team record? 37-0 Kentucky is the first team in the history of college basketball to start a season 37-0. Not just Kentucky history, … [Read more...]

Friday Roundup: The “Elite” Edition

Friday Roundup

I awoke this morning at around 3:30 AM paying for a celebration that is typically reserved for a football victory. I'm sure celebrating with some fellow Sorin Otters did aid the situation, but then again, I can't ever remember a time in which we gathered together for a basketball game. Yet here we are, in a world in which Notre Dame easily dispatched Wichita State on the heels of a late 15-2 run, advancing to the Elite Eight with a 81-70 victory. And a world in which Mike Brey can give a … [Read more...]

Morning Roundup: March 27, 2015

Good morning and happy Friday! I'm here to catch you up on all that's gone on with Notre Dame football in the past 24 hours. Here are your headlines: PODCAST Irish Illustrated: Spring surprises (45:37) RECRUITING - COMMITTED Irish Sports Daily: Inside the Commitment: Sacrifice for success (Tony Jones Jr.) RECRUITING - OFFERED Bleacher Report: Previewing Ohio State's surprisingly huge recruiting weekend (Rashan Gary, Josh King, Ahmir Mitchell, Brad Hawkins, Ron Johnson, … [Read more...]

Step Three: Wichita State


Game one was challenging to say the least. Game two was a heart attack just waiting to happen but somehow the Irish fought back and got the win. How will game three play out? Lets take a peak at game three's opponent: Wichita State. The Wichita State Shockers play in the Missouri Valley Conference, and they finished their regular season play with a record of 30-4, with a conference record of 17-1, and a non-conference record of 13-3. In the Missouri Valley Tournament, Wichita State lost to … [Read more...]

Morning Roundup: March 26, 2015

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Good morning! I'm here to catch you up on all that's occurred with Notre Dame football in the past 24 hours. Here are your headlines: RECRUITING - OFFERED Big Red Report (F): The Huskers offer 4-star WR (4-star WR Javon McKinley) Blue & Gold Illustrated: Dwayne Haskins Jr. at Top Gun 7-on-7 Fightin' Gators (F): Nixon is digging McElwain (4-star WR Tre Nixon) Fightin' Gators (F): Holyfield with return to the Swamp (4-star RB Elijah Holyfield) Raider Power (F): Mayden … [Read more...]