Notre Dame Rumors & News

  • Report: Ryan Humphrey returning to Notre Dame as assistant coach

    The Score "Ryan Humphrey looks to be making his return to the Fighting Irish, this time behind the bench. According to Tom Noie of the South Bend Tribune, Humphrey accepted head coach Mike Brey's offer Thursday morning after spending the previous two seasons as Northwestern's director of player..." May 30

  • Notre Dame assistant coach Martin Ingelsby to take Delaware job

    Chicago Tribune "In a big way, Mike Brey was trying to push Martin Ingelsby out the door that March day before the Sweet 16. Brey, Notre Dame’s basketball coach, saw his wish granted Tuesday when, according to multiple reports, his former player and now-former assistant will take over the job Brey held for five..." May 24

  • Notre Dame's V.J. Beachem will return for senior season

    Chicago Tribune "V.J. Beachem declared for the NBA draft three weeks ago. On Sunday, the Notre Dame junior declared his declaration void when he announced he would withdraw from the draft and return to South Bend, Ind., for his senior season. The 6-foot-8 forward utilized a new rule that allows college..." May 03

  • Notre Dame's V.J. Beachem to enter NBA draft

    Chicago Tribune "One good turn in the tournament deserves another for Notre Dame's V.J. Beachem. The junior forward announced Tuesday he will enter the NBA draft but will not hire an agent. Beachem averaged 17.5 points and four rebounds per game and was named to the East Regional all-tournament team while..." April 12

  • Notre Dame's Demetrius Jackson declares for NBA draft

    Chicago Tribune "Demetrius Jackson didn’t stray far from his family’s Mishawaka , Ind., home when the former McDonald’s All-American chose to play college basketball for Notre Dame. But it appears Jackson’s days of playing for the Irish have come to an end. The junior announced Tuesday night he would declare..." March 30

  • North Carolina advances to Final Four

    The Sports Xchange "PHILADELPHIA -- North Carolina's players and coach knew they were the last of the big dogs remaining. Shortly before the top-seeded Tar Heels took the court for their Elite Eight game against Notre Dame, they were watching another No. 1 seed, Virginia, give up a double-digit second-half lead..." March 28

  • Irish's Mike Brey suffers calf injury on sideline of Sweet 16 win

    ESPN "Coach Mike Brey suffered a calf injury early in the second half of Notre Dame's Sweet 16 win over Wisconsin. The Fighting Irish coach required treatment after the game, including an ice wrap he was seen wearing as he hobbled through the stadium tunnel." March 26

  • Jackson steals show, lifts Notre Dame to victory

    The Sports Xchange "PHILADELPHIA -- With a foul to give and less than 20 seconds remaining, Notre Dame coach Mike Brey told his team to play aggressive defense and see what happened. As soon as Wisconsin inbounded the ball, Fighting Irish junior Demetrius Jackson and sophomore forward Bonzie Colson surrounded..." March 25

  • Last-second tip lifts Notre Dame into Sweet 16

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- Rex Pflueger was hoping for a chance at redemption ever since missing a game-winning shot in high school. On Sunday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament's East Region, the Notre Dame freshman got his chance, tipping in the winning basket with 1.5 seconds to play, lifting..." March 20

  • Beachem sparks Notre Dame past Michigan

    The Sports Xchange "BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- A year ago Notre Dame's V.J. Beachem hardly played in the Fighting Irish's deep run in the NCAA Tournament. On Friday in the second round of the East Region at the Barclays Center, Beachem was the key contributor in Notre Dame's 70-63 win over Michigan. The junior forward..." March 19

  • No. 7 North Carolina rolls over Notre Dame

    The Sports Xchange "WASHINGTON -- North Carolina guard Marcus Paige might be rediscovering his offensive touch at just the right time. After a shooting slump lingered off and on for weeks, Paige broke out and had plenty of company Friday night. No. 7 North Carolina scored 24 points in a row during a..." March 11

  • Notre Dame rallies to stun No. 19 Duke

    The Sports Xchange "WASHINGTON -- That felt just right for Notre Dame. Another sterling outcome in the ACC Tournament has become the Irish's specialty, this time using a big comeback and overtime to upend No. 19 Duke 84-79 in the quarterfinals Thursday afternoon at the Verizon Center. "It was fabulous to..." March 10

  • Notre Dame 89, North Carolina State 75

    The Sports Xchange "Senior forward Zach Auguste had 24 points and 11 rebounds and Notre Dame pulled away over the final 11 minutes to record an 89-75 victory over North Carolina State on Saturday in Atlantic Coast Conference action at South Bend, Ind. Freshman forward Matt Ryan made four 3-pointers and scored..." March 05

  • Seventh-ranked Hurricanes blow past Notre Dame

    The Sports Xchange "SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Miami had no answer for surging Notre Dame center Zach Auguste. Fortunately, for the seventh-ranked Hurricanes, they had a counter for just about everything else the Irish threw at them Wednesday night at Purcell Pavilion. Miami jumped to a 12-0 start and led by as..." March 02