Family Affairs – Notre Dame Defeats Delaware 92-68

It was "Old Home Day" for the Notre Dame basketball program on Saturday. Irish Head Coach Mike Brey returned to where he got his college head coaching start. University of Delaware head coach, and former [...]

By | December 10th, 2017|Categories: 18S Reads, Basketball|2 Comments

Irish Don’t Defend or Rebound, Lose to Ball State

If you were looking for a how-to guide for losing to a motivated mid-major, the Irish provided it on Tuesday night. The Irish lost 80-77 at home to the Ball State Cardinals, and were lucky [...]

By | December 6th, 2017|Categories: 18S Reads, Basketball|5 Comments

Weekly WBB Recap: Irish Season Off to a Fast Start

We're back with the first of this season's weekly recaps! Despite concerns about the depleted Irish women's basketball roster this season, the team has gotten off to a hot start. The #3 Irish have a [...]

By | December 6th, 2017|Categories: 18S Reads, Basketball|Tags: |3 Comments

Notre Dame Falls to MSU 81-63

Notre Dame basketball had a chance to sniff the upper echelon of the college game. The Fighting Irish had a week to celebrate their triumph in the Pacific. Success in Maui delivered a number five [...]

By | December 1st, 2017|Categories: 18S Reads, Basketball|9 Comments

ACC/Big Ten Challenge Preview: #5 Notre Dame vs. #3 Michigan State

With football season winding down to another ignominious end, it’s time to turn our focus to the hardwood! Notre Dame Men’s Basketball returned to South Bend as Maui Invitational Champions, but won’t have long to [...]

By | November 29th, 2017|Categories: Basketball|Tags: |23 Comments

MAUI CHAMPS – Irish Down Shockers 67-66 in a Thriller

The University of Notre Dame basketball team is your 2017 Maui Jim Invitational Champion. The Irish edged the Wichita State Shockers 67-66 in a thrilling title match up that stretched late in to Thanksgiving morning [...]

By | November 23rd, 2017|Categories: 18S Reads, Basketball|11 Comments

Notre Dame Basketball Advances to Maui Final

Mike Brey had an inkling this team could be good. From the close of their disappointing NCAA Tournament loss to West Virginia, the Fighting Irish head coach hinted this edition could be special. Wednesday evening, [...]

By | November 22nd, 2017|Categories: 18S Reads, Basketball|5 Comments

Notre Dame Basketball Advances to the Maui Semifinals

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish basketball team had the luxury of easing into competition at this year’s Maui Invitational. Drawing the host school, Division II Chaminade, Brey and his squad cruised to an 83-56 victory [...]

By | November 21st, 2017|Categories: 18S Reads, Basketball|9 Comments

PF Chris Doherty Commits to Notre Dame

Notre Dame earned its second win of the season Monday night against Mount St. Mary's but scored a win for its future as well. Class of 2018 big man Chris Doherty committed to the Irish [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|Categories: Basketball|7 Comments

Irish Basketball Opens Season With a Win Over DePaul

In what was I’m pretty sure the only hotly anticipated Fighting Irish matchup on Saturday, the hoops team secured a big road win over DePaul to start the 2017-18 season on the right foot. Game [...]

By | November 12th, 2017|Categories: 18S Reads, Basketball|Tags: , , |14 Comments