Notre Dame Rumors & News

  • Notre Dame secures ex-UConn forward Juwan Durham

    247 Sports "Durham is looking for a fresh start. He finds that in South Bend. Due to the transfer, Durham will sit during his first year and have three years to play after that. During his recruitment as a transfer, Durham chose Notre Dame over Villanova and Virginia Tech. He visited the Fighting Irish in..." June 10

  • West Virginia ousts Notre Dame behind Carter's 24

    The Sports Xchange "BUFFALO, N.Y. -- West Virginia is pressing on in the NCAA Tournament. The No. 4 seed Mountaineers dictated tempo with their full-court pressure defense and were efficient at the offensive end in defeating fifth-seeded Notre Dame 83-71 in a second-round game on Saturday at KeyBank Center...." March 18

  • Notre Dame escapes against No. 12 seed Princeton

    The Sports Xchange "BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Notre Dame was able to gut out a victory in its NCAA Tournament opener after being bloodied, bruised and threatened until the final whistle. Bonzie Colson overcame a sore ankle to score 18 points and grab seven rebounds as the fifth-seeded Fighting Irish held on to defeat..." March 16

  • Mike Brey says Notre Dame's Matt Farrell better than Bobby Hurley

    ESPN "Bobby Hurley was a first-team All-American at Duke, played in three Final Fours, won two national championships, was the most outstanding player of the Final Four and still holds the NCAA record for assists. Matt Farrell is a first-team All-ACC tournament player at Notre Dame, an honorable..." March 15

  • No. 14 Duke makes history in winning ACC title

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- During the final 10 minutes of Duke's epic four games in four days run to the ACC Tournament title, coach Mike Krzyzewski never called one play. He just kept saying, "motion, motion." The plan worked as the No. 14 and fifth-seeded Blue Devils (27-8) became the first team in ACC..." March 12

  • Vasturia, Colson lead Notre Dame over Florida State

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- The reviews of the Barclays Center this week as the first-time host to the ACC Tournament have been extremely positive. Notre Dame coach Mike Brey offered even more praise as his team won its seventh straight at the Brooklyn arena with a 77-73 decision over Florida State in the..." March 11

  • No. 22 Notre Dame knocks off No. 21 Virginia in ACC

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- Something had to give for Mike Brey's Notre Dame Fighting Irish on Thursday night when they faced off against Virginia in the quarterfinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. On one hand, Brey's team had yet to beat the Tony Bennett-led Cavaliers since joining the ACC..." March 10

  • Mathiang, No. 8 Louisville tip No. 19 Notre Dame

    The Sports Xchange "LOUISVILLE -- A career-high 18 points and 11 rebounds from senior reserve center Mangok Mathiang spurred No. 8 Louisville past No. 17 Notre Dame 71-64 on Saturday at the KFC Yum! Center. "I'm really happy for Mangok to go out on Senior Day like this," Louisville coach Rick Pitino said...." March 04

  • Beachem, No. 19 Notre Dame blast Boston College

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Senior V.J. Beachem went out in style for No. 19 Notre Dame. Playing in his final home game on Senior Night, Beachem scored 22 points to lead the Irish to an 82-66 victory over Boston College. Ky Bowman led the Eagles with 19, while A.J. Turner added 13...." March 01

  • Colson guides No. 21 Irish past Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Another big night from junior power forward Bonzie Colson, another big conference win for No. 21 Notre Dame. Heading toward likely first team all-league honors, Colson erupted for 20 points and 11 rebounds for his league-leading 17th double-double as the Irish won their..." February 26

  • No. 25 Notre Dame rolls over N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "RALEIGH, N.C. -- A big effort from senior captain V.J. Beachem kept No. 25 Notre Dame rolling on Saturday against North Carolina State. Beachem scored a game-high 27 points as the Irish ran their Atlantic Coast Conference win streak to four with an 81-72 victory at PNC Arena. "I was in..." February 18

  • No. 25 Notre Dame powers past Boston College

    The Sports Xchange "BOSTON -- Notre Dame coach Mike Brey looked to his best players to bail his team out at Boston College on Tuesday night. They came through. Matt Farrell and Bonzie Colson, two players with Boston College connections, joined V.J. Beachem in keying a second-half rally that carried the..." February 14

  • Colson powers Notre Dame to upset of No. 14 Florida State

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame junior power forward Bonzie Colson did it again. Coming off a big effort against Wake Forest four nights earlier, Colson scored a career-high 33 points with 13 rebounds as the Fighting Irish ran past No. 14 Florida State 84-72 at Purcell Pavilion on..." February 11

  • Colson powers Notre Dame past Wake Forrest

    The Sports Xchange "A big effort from junior power forward Bonzie Colson delivered a big win for Notre Dame. Colson scored a season-high 27 points with a game-high 16 rebounds, his 15th double-double to lead the unranked Irish to an 88-81 victory over Wake Forrest at Purcell Pavilion. Notre Dame improves..." February 07

  • No. 12 North Carolina stops No. 20 Notre Dame in relocated game

    The Sports Xchange "GREENSBORO, N.C. -- With numerous offensive options, No. 12 North Carolina can keep opponents guessing, but junior guard Joel Berry often is a clutch player regardless of the circumstances. Berry made a key jumper to stem No. 20 Notre Dame's late-game momentum as the Tar Heels secured an..." February 05

  • Allen propels No. 21 Duke past No. 20 Notre Dame

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Grayson Allen scored 21 points and Jayson Tatum added 19 as No. 21 Duke delivered another big Atlantic Coast Conference road win Monday, beating No. 20 Notre Dame 84-74. Luke Kennard and Matt Jones had 16 points apiece for the Blue Devils, who have won two straight --..." January 30

  • Georgia Tech stuns No. 14 Notre Dame at buzzer

    The Sports Xchange "ATLANTA -- Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner has preached all season about the importance of rebounding at the guard position. On Saturday, the Yellow Jackets saw why. Guard Tadric Jackson rebounded a missed shot in the final seconds and got the ball to Josh Okogie, who drove for the winning..." January 28

  • Perrantes powers No. 12 Virginia past Notre Dame

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- This was supposed to be the season that No. 14 Notre Dame finally had an Atlantic Coast Conference answer for No. 12 Virginia. The Cavaliers had other ideas -- again. Battling through an illness, London Perrantes scored 22 points and made every big shot at every..." January 24

  • No. 15 Notre Dame routs Syracuse beind Beachem's 30

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame senior swingman V.J. Beachem scored a career-high 30 points as the No. 15 Fighting Irish rolled past Syracuse 84-66 on Saturday at Purcell Pavilion. Beachem tied his previous career best of 22 points on a tough drive and finish with 12 minutes remaining. He was..." January 21

  • No. 10 Florida State holds off No. 15 Notre Dame

    The Sports Xchange "TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Jonathan Isaac might be 6-foot-10, but he's never considered himself a shot blocker. That could change after Wednesday night. The Florida State freshman forward scored a career-high 23 points, pulled down 10 rebounds and swatted a career-high seven shots --..." January 18

  • No. 20 Irish go to 5-0 in ACC

    The Sports Xchange "Notre Dame squandered all of a 19-point lead but that just meant the Irish ended up right where they like to be: In a late, close game. When Virginia Tech rallied to take a 67-66 lead with 1:52 left, the Irish scored six points in 53 seconds and forced three consecutive turnovers en route to..." January 14

  • No. 20 Notre Dame slips past Miami

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Notre Dame coach Mike Brey says his team's fans might need some heart medication after the the Irish came back in the final minute to post a 67-62 victory over Miami in an Atlantic Coast Conference matchup Thursday night. It was the sixth consecutive win for his..." January 12

  • No. 23 Irish squeeze past Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame figured it out for another Atlantic Coast Conference win. Matt Farrell connected on a 3-pointer with the shot clock running down and nine seconds remaining to seal the No. 23 Fighting Irish's 75-70 victory on Saturday over Clemson in Purcell Pavilion...." January 07

  • No. 23 Notre Dame upends No. 9 Louisville

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Steve Vasturia did it again. This time, on both ends. Four nights after hitting the game-winning 3-pointer in the ACC opener at Pittsburgh, Vasturia forced a turnover and delivered a big bucket in the closing minute to help No. 23 Notre Dame to a 77-70 victory over..." January 05

  • No. 24 Notre Dame escapes Pittsburgh in OT

    The Sports Xchange "PITTSBURGH -- Senior captain Steve Vasturia connected on a 3-pointer with 2.5 seconds remaining in overtime to give No. 24 Notre Dame a 78-77 victory over Pittsburgh on Saturday in the Atlantic Coast Conference opener for both teams. The Fighting Irish (12-2, 1-0 ACC) trailed by five in..." December 31

  • Beachem, No. 24 Irish pass Saint Peter's

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Another big night from senior captain V.J. Beachem helped deliver another nonleague win for No. 24 Notre Dame. Beachem scored a game-high 18 points as the Irish wrapped nonconference play with a 63-55 victory over Saint Peter's on Wednesday at Purcell Pavilion...." December 28