| Feb 1, 2012
| 5:22 PM
Notre Dame's rebounding numbers speak for themselves.
The intensity the Irish display in battling on the boards speaks even louder.
Against Connecticut, the Irish and Huskies each had 43 rebounds. In
its next game, Notre Dame outrebounded Georgetown,...
| Feb 2, 2012
| 7:23 PM
January matched Virginia Tech basketball's worst month in Seth Greenberg's eight seasons as coach. Six defeats in seven games, including setbacks at ACC lightweights Wake Forest and Boston College.
February couldn't have started with a much more...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 10:12 PM
Memphis, a current Conference USA member and college basketball power, will be introduced as the newest member of Big East Wednesday.
The Big East has scheduled a noon teleconference to formally introduce the Tigers, who will be joining the league in all...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 9:45 AM
The Big East officially introduced Memphis as a new member slated to join the league in all sports in 2013, while Conference USA and the Mountain West Conference are reportedly inching closer to a formal merger.
The Big East has poached four current...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 4:57 PM
Most nightmares occur with a head on a pillow.
Louisville women's basketball star Shoni Schimmel's nightmare was
delivered Monday afternoon in the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville.
Notre Dame point guard Skylar Diggins is meriting All-American
| Feb 25, 2012
| 11:15 AM
So good in close games during its school-record league win streak, No. 20 Notre Dame.
But when it came time to get a defensive stop Saturday against St. John’s, the Irish came up empty in a 61-58 loss at Madison Square Garden.
It was the...
| Feb 27, 2012
| 8:06 PM
WASHINGTON -- Eager to get back on the basketball court after its
record-setting Big East win streak was snapped Saturday in New York,
Notre Dame promised it would be a whole lot different Monday in
Instead it was more of the same -- only...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 5:20 PM
NEW YORK -- He had every excuse -- a season-ending knee injury, his
collegiate career likely ending, two degrees already earned -- to let
the studies slide some during the fall semester.
Instead, through dealing with a variety of emotions, through...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 4:29 PM
NEW YORK -- When his sophomore season hit the skids early in Big East
play after such a solid start and he needed a pick-me-up pep talk,
Notre Dame guard Alex Dragicevich turned to one of his Irish idols.
Former Notre Dame guard and fellow suburban...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 5:11 PM
One year ago, the Notre Dame women's basketball team endured the long
flight from Hartford to South Bend after suffering a loss in the Big
East Tournament title game to Connecticut on the Huskies' home court.
Coach Muffet McGraw used the loss as a...
| Mar 8, 2012
| 9:11 PM
NEW YORK -- Eric Atkins delivered a big shot at a big time yet again
for Notre Dame.
Quiet from a scoring standpoint much of the evening, the sophomore
guard delivered a critical 3-pointer at a clutch time to help No. 3
seed Notre Dame survive No. 6...
| Nov 4, 2003
Big East commissioner Mike Tranghese remembers celebrating on an April night in Atlanta after UConn won the national championship in women's basketball. It was his third celebration in less than a week, following the NIT title won by St. John's and NCAA...