5:07 AM EST, Sun February 14, 2016
Chicago Tribune 6 hours ago

Pitino distraught over Louisville's self-imposed ban on postseason play

Rick Pitino looked the other way in disgust as he paced the visitors' sideline Saturday. The Louisville coach couldn't bear to watch after his team committed a costly turnover late in its 71-66 loss to Notre Dame, one that meant nothing to the Cardinals with their season's clock prematurely ticking...
Chicago Tribune 9 hours ago

Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson on win over Louisville

Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson discusses the impact of teammate Steve Vasturia and the presence of Fighting Irish alumni after the team's win over Louisville on Saturday.
Chicago Tribune 10 hours ago

Demetrius Jackson leads Notre Dame to 71-66 upset of No. 13 Louisville

Demetrius Jackson matched his career high with 27 points, Steve Vasturia added 20 and Notre Dame rallied from 11 points down in the second half to beat No. 13 Louisville 71-66 on Saturday. The Irish (18-7, 9-4 Atlantic Coast Conference) used three 7-0 spurts in the second half to get the win, the...
Chicago Tribune 13 hours ago

Heisman winner, former Notre Dame, Fenwick star Johnny Lattner dies at 83

A group of seven or eight gathered Saturday afternoon around a replica of Johnny Lattner’s Heisman Trophy in the lobby of the Guglilemino Athletics Complex on the campus of Notre Dame, the elder visitors educating the younger ones about Lattner’s accomplishments. Lattner, a Fenwick High School...
Chicago Tribune Feb 13, 2016

Notre Dame's Bengal Bouts

Notre Dame students prepare for the annual Bengal Bouts fundraiser.
Chicago Tribune Feb 11, 2016

WR Corey Robinson elected Notre Dame student body president

Corey Robinson ran routes as a receiver for Notre Dame’s football team last fall. The junior then ran for student body president this winter. Late Wednesday night, Robinson learned he had been elected, along with his running mate Rebecca Blais, who will serve as vice president. “One of the reasons...
Chicago Tribune Feb 9, 2016

Former Notre Dame QB Tommy Rees named Chargers assistant coach

Tommy Rees will see some familiar faces in San Diego next season. The former Notre Dame and Lake Forest High School quarterback was named an offensive assistant coach Tuesday by the San Diego Chargers, according to chargers.com. Rees played with current Chargers Manti Te’o, Chris Watt and Trevor...
Chicago Tribune Feb 8, 2016

Notre Dame follows North Carolina upset with 89-83 win over Clemson

Zach Auguste scored 19 points and had eight rebounds to lead Notre Dame to a 89-83 win over Clemson on Monday night. The win keeps the Fighting Irish (17-7, 8-4 Atlantic Coast) in line to finish in the top four seeds at the ACC tournament and get a double bye. Notre Dame never trailed, but Clemson...

Villanova new No. 1 in Shannon Ryan's AP Top 25 ballot

The door has opened for a new No. 1 after Oklahoma's loss to Kansas State and North Carolina's losses to Louisville and Notre Dame last week. This week finds a new team at the top of the Associated Press poll for the sixth time this season. Here's how I voted: (Last week's ranking in parentheses;...
Chicago Tribune Feb 7, 2016

Notre Dame can see a little more clearly after topping No. 2 North Carolina

Bonzie Colson generally keeps his eye on the ball. But the Notre Dame forward found the ball on his eye Saturday, when all eyes of the college basketball world were on South Bend. College Game Day was in town to see the Joyce Center rejoice in light of the Irish’s 80-76, come-from-behind victory...
Chicago Tribune Feb 6, 2016

Notre Dame guard Steve Vasturia on team's confidence

Notre Dame guard Steve Vasturia discusses the team's confidence following its 80-76 upset over No. 2 North Carolina on Saturday in South Bend, Ind.
Chicago Tribune Feb 6, 2016

Game Day: Notre Dame set to face No. 2 North Carolina

Notre Dame hasn’t lost back-to-back games since the end of the 2013-14 season, a span of 62 games. The Irish will try to keep that streak of no losing streaks alive Saturday at the Joyce Center against North Carolina, as in No. 2 North Carolina. Notre Dame (15-7, 6-4 ACC) twice defeated the Tar...
Chicago Tribune Feb 3, 2016

No. 17 Miami takes care of Notre Dame, 79-70

Anthony Lawrence Jr. scored a season-high 18 points on just six shots, Angel Rodriguez added 12 points and No. 17 Miami beat Notre Dame 79-70 on Wednesday night. Ja'Quan Newton and Sheldon McClellan had 12 points apiece for the Hurricanes (17-4, 6-3 Atlantic Coast Conference), who extended their...
Chicago Tribune Feb 3, 2016

Notre Dame signing day profile: Nazareth CB Julian Love

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — When Cole Kmet met Julian Love on a football field in late October, the former watched the latter scoop up his fumble and disappear 55 yards away for a touchdown.Love's Nazareth Roadrunners, who a month later won their second consecutive state championship, defeated Kmet's St....
Chicago Tribune Feb 3, 2016

Notre Dame's Brian Kelly: 'Not going to do anything hokey or crazy'

SOUTH BEND, Ind. – Head coach Brian Kelly pointed to assistant coach Mike Elston. Assistant coach Mike Elston pointed to head coach Brian Kelly. All questions about who came up with the idea for Notre Dame to use its 18-wheel semi equipment truck during a couple of recent recruiting trips pointed...