No. 2 seed Notre Dame vs. No. 7 seed Duke, Sunday, 2:30 p.m.

Irish coach Kevin Corrigan leads a team that has pulled off five fourth-quarter comebacks this season. "Our biggest challenge is to find an offensive rhythm to score points," Corrigan said. "Duke will chase the ball carrier with ball pressure and adjacent pressure. We can't be timid." Notre Dame's foundation is defense. "They have ended our season two of the last three years," said Irish goalie John Kemp (pictured). In 2010, Duke beat Notre Dame, 6-5, in overtime to claim the NCAA title. In 2011, the Blue Devils took down the Irish in the quarterfinals, 7-5. "I want to be a calming presence for our defense," Kemp said. "When I give up a goal, I want to learn from it, use it to get better, but move on and forget about it."
Matt Cashore
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