Nov 1, 2013, 10:31 AM EDT
Let’s begin with looking at Notre Dame alums in the MLS. A night after Dillon Powers’ Colorado Rapids had their season end, Jeb Brovsky’s Montreal Impact were defeated by the Houston Dynamo 3-0. There are still four Irish alums in the MLS Cup Playoffs. If you would like to learn about them, click here.
Now, what did we miss…
- 1. Football – Trading Card Thursday – Ken MacAfee (LINK-Strong & True)
Every Thursday we give you the chance to win an autographed Upper Deck trading card. This week it is a Ken MacAfee autographed card and all you have to do for a chance to win is answer the trivia question in the post. Click the link above to read more.
- 2. Football – A Storied History (LINK-Strong & True)
As a Notre Dame fan growing up, I often got snarky comments about games like this weekend. (Especially when the Irish lost them.) “Oh, does Notre Dame play Coast Guard next week?” But the ND-Navy rivalry is much more than that. Click the link above to read more.
- 3. Football – The Right Move (LINK-UND.com)
Looking back now, it would have been natural for KeiVarae Russell to become overwhelmed after hearing the proclamation from Notre Dame defensive coordinator Bob Diaco just days before the national championship game in January. Click the link above to read more.
- 4. Hockey – Family Matters (LINK-NCAA.com)
Did you know that Mario Lucia’s dad is one of the most well-respected coaches in college hockey? Click the link above to learn more.
- 5. Football – Don’t Forget The Past (LINK-South Bend Tribune)
After the loss to Navy back in 2010, Irish head football coach Brian Kelly has not forgot about the drubbing his team took at the hands of the Midshipmen. Click the link above to learn more.
Mario? I don’t get it …
— Kathleen B Lancaster (@LancasterKat) November 1, 2013
Notre Dame-ish Video Of The Day
Danny Spond’s football career came to an end all too early due to excessive migraines, now he is doing his best to make everyone on the squad better student-athletes.
Let’s talk some men’s basketball…
Can you name the former Notre Dame men’s basketball player who is an NBA head coach and what team does he coach for?
You will find the answer to today’s trivia question in Monday’s T.I.F.I.
- W. Rowing. Championship Eight, Four Compete At Head Of The Charles
- W. Volleyball. Irish Stun Miami In Incredible 3-2 Comeback Victory
- M. Tennis. Lebedev Falls In ITA Midwest Regional Quarterfinal
- Football. Replay: Trojans No Match for Physical Irish
- M. Golf. Irish to Compete in Final Fall Tournament
- W. Soccer. Irish Complete Sweep Through Florida With 2-1 Win Over Miami
- Football. Irish Bring Home Shillelagh in Emphatic 49-14 Win
- M. Tennis. Lebedev Advances At ITA Midwest Regional Championships
- Football. Championship Road Runs Through South Bend
- W. Rowing. Club Four Finishes Eighth At Head Of The Charles
Fighting Irish on YouTube
- "We knew we had to out-execute these guys." Daelin Hayes knew what had to be done to secure @NDFootball's victory… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 1 hour ago
- Bright lights, big stage, all Irish. No. 1️⃣3️⃣ @NDFootball downed No. 1️⃣1️⃣ USC under the lights at Notre Dame S… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 2 hours ago
- No. 1️⃣3️⃣ @NDFootball's win vs. USC is the largest win against a top-20 team since 1992. #GoIrish und.com/sports/m-footb… 4 hours ago
- Junior @NDMensTennis player Alex Lebedev advanced at the ITA Midwest Regional Championships. #GoIrish und.com/sports/m-tenni… 5 hours ago
- The Irish look for their third win in the last four matches as @NDSoccer takes on Miami. #GoIrish und.com/sports/w-socce… 7 hours ago