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Cotton Bowl Pregame: No. 3 Notre Dame (12-0) vs. No. 2 Clemson (13-0)

ARLINGTON, Texas – The day is here. Notre Dame and Clemson learned they would play each other on Dec. 2, giving the teams nearly four weeks to prepare for the first clash of ...

December 29, 2018 3:10 pm

Notre Dame falls to No. 2 Clemson, 30-3, ending season

ARLINGTON, Texas – How it Happened The turning point in this game turned out to be the horn that ended the first quarter. In that opening quarter, Notre Dame did everything ...

December 29, 2018 8:00 pm

Halftime: No. 2 Clemson 23, No. 3 Notre Dame 3

ARLINGTON, Texas – At halftime of the 2013 BCS Championship Game, Notre Dame was down by 28 points. It's 20 points today, so that's improvement, I suppose. Early on, Notre ...

December 29, 2018 6:00 pm

Notre Dame's perfect season ends in Cotton Bowl blowout

ARLINGTON, Texas – In the lead up to the Cotton Bowl, there was a lot of talk from Notre Dame about how different this team was from the 2012 team that won 12 straight games ...

December 29, 2018 11:40 pm

Notre Dame announces 21-player class that includes 8 linemen

  SOUTH BEND — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly announced a 21-player recruiting class Wednesday and said it filled a lot of his program's needs, no matter how the Fightin ...

December 19, 2018 4:40 pm

UCLA edges Notre Dame on Wilkes' 3-pointer

  LOS ANGELES — Kris Wilkes hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 0.1 seconds remaining, lifting UCLA to a 65-62 victory over Notre Dame on Saturday night after the Bruins ble ...

December 9, 2018 1:10 am

Ogunbowale, Notre Dame bounce back, top Toledo

  TOLEDO, Ohio — Arike Ogunbowale scored 22 points as No. 2 Notre Dame topped Toledo 72-56 on Saturday, bouncing back after its loss to Connecticut last weekend. Jes ...

December 8, 2018 3:20 pm

No. 1 Irish lose cool, fall to No. 2 UConn

SOUTH BEND – When adversity struck in the national semifinals last year against Connecticut, Notre Dame handled it with poise. When it came back with a vengeance in the natio ...

December 3, 2018 1:00 am

Huskies get the better of Irish in matchup of No. 1 vs. No. 2

SOUTH BEND – There was no miracle shot this time around as No. 1 Notre Dame fell to No. 2 UConn 89-71 in front of a sold out crowd at Purcell Pavilion Sunday. Christyn Willi ...

December 2, 2018 6:20 pm

Postgame: Notre Dame vs UConn women

For once, No. 1 Notre Dame was favored against No. 2 UConn. Maybe Geno Auriemma and the Huskies felt slighted by that? Or they could have embraced the challenge of proving people w ...

December 2, 2018 9:10 pm