Nov 1, 2013, 10:31 AM EST
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.
- Football. McGlinchey, Nelson Named First-Team FWAA All-Americans
- M. Ice Hockey. Irish Up To #3 In Both Polls
- W. Tennis. Robinson Snares First Career Professional Crown
- Cross Country. Irish Signee Dylan Jacobs Wins Foot Locker National Championship
- Track & Field. Irish Signee Dylan Jacobs Wins Foot Locker National Championship
- Football. McGlinchey, Nelson Named First-Team AP All-Americans
- M. Golf. Alum Mark Baldwin Excels at Web.com Tour Qualifying
- M. Basketball. Replay: No Ho-Hum Homecoming for Brey
- M. Ice Hockey. #4 Irish Remain Perfect In B1G Play With 6-2 Win Over #12 Wisconsin
- M. Basketball. Offensive Onslaught Propels Irish To 92-68 Win At Delaware
Fighting Irish on YouTube
- 6️⃣ first-quarter scorers gave @ndwbb a lead they wouldn't relinquish in a win on the road at Penn on Saturday.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 7 hours ago
- Go behind-the-scenes of @NDmbb's win at Delaware in the latest episode of Irish Access Extra! #GoIrish https://t.co/L3egE1azLU 8 hours ago
- After sweeping No. 1️⃣2️⃣ Wisconsin, No. 3️⃣ @NDHockey is the only team in the country without a loss on the road.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 9 hours ago
- For @NDFencing's senior captains Jonah Shainberg and Hazem Khazbak, faith is what builds championship-level bonds.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 10 hours ago
- Matt Farrell's game-high 24 points led @NDmbb to victory in @NDMikeBrey's return to Delaware, the site of his first… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 11 hours ago