Nov 5, 2013, 10:22 AM EDT
Life is good in Notre Dame athletics at the current time, the men’s soccer team has risen to the number-one ranking in one of the college soccer polls (the coaches poll is due out this afternoon) and the fourth-ranked hockey squad welcomes top-ranked Minnesota to the Compton barn on Friday.
Now, what did we miss…
- 1. Football – The Top-100 Players Of All Time (LINK-Strong & True)
A member of our @JrNDBloggers, Craig Chval, has undertaken a huge project to unveil the top-100 Notre Dame football players of all-time. Click the link above to read his methodology and prelude before the rankings begin later this week.
- 2. Football – Irish In The NFL – Week Nine (LINK-Strong & True)
Click the link above to find out how your favorite former Notre Dame football student-athletes did this week in the NFL.
- 3. Women’s Basketball – Life After Skylar (LINK-ESPN.com)
Three-straight Final Four’s, a bevy of national awards and two NCAA Championship Game appearances is just a few of the achievements that were won during the Skylar Diggins era. A new era has begun for Notre Dame women’s basketball, click the link above to read more.
- 4. Football – Next Man In (LINK-ESPN.com)
The Irish are becoming thin on the defensive side of the ball due to a pair of games against option-oriented offenses. Click the link above to learn more.
- 5. Football – Shamrock Stickers – Navy (LINK-UHND.com)
The guys at UHND gave out four Shamrock Stickers this week after a 38-34 win over Navy. Click the link above to see who received a Shamrock Sticker.
I’m thinking of investing in this…
The solution to my ND parking challenges–drive a forklift. pic.twitter.com/D81EGELLjt
— Matt Cashore (@mattcashore) November 5, 2013
Notre Dame-ish Video Of The Day
Let’s relive last year’s three-overtime victory over Pitt.
This is a prize question, one person who correctly answers will be chosen to receive a Notre Dame athletics prize.
Now, let’s talk some men’s soccer…
What is the farthest in the tournament the men’s soccer team has gone in the NCAA Championship? And in what year?
You will find the answer to today’s trivia question in Wednesday’s T.I.F.I.
Monday’s question (When was the last time a coach won seven games in each of his first four season at Notre Dame?) was first answered correctly by Davie Dave. The correct answer is Dan Devine (of the Green Bay Packers).
- W. Volleyball. Irish Open Spring Slate Against Ball State On Saturday
- M. Lacrosse. #4 Notre Dame Ready To Face Buckeyes At Ohio Stadium
- Baseball. Notre Dame Opens ACC Home Slate
- M. Golf. Men's Golf Returns to West Coast for the Bighorn Invitational
- Swimming & Diving. #19 Irish Off To Solid Start At NCAAs
- Football. Pro Day: Several Hours of Hushed Assessments
- Baseball. SCHEDULE CHANGE: Friday First Pitch at 5:05 p.m. ET
- Softball. Irish, UNC Clash In 2018 Melissa Cook Stadium Opener
- Fencing. Irish Tied For First After Day One At NCAA Championships
- W. Basketball. Irish Head West in Hopes of Spokane Regional Title
Fighting Irish on YouTube
- Home sweet home! 🏠 @NDSoftball plays its home opener on Friday at 5 p.m. ET against ACC foe UNC. Get ready for the… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 1 hour ago
- With 🔟 points on Day 2, No. 19 @NDSwimDive moves into the top 2️⃣5️⃣ at NCAA Championships! Read up on Zach Yeadon… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 2 hours ago
- "Top-seeded @NDHockey battles Michigan Tech in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament, Friday at 3 p.m. ET on ESPN… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 3 hours ago
- After Day ☝️ at NCAA Championships, @NDFencing is tied for the lead behind Amanda Sirico in epee and Elyssa Kleiner… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 4 hours ago
- The blades are sharpened, the matchup's set. It's tourney time. @NDHockey battles Michigan Tech in the first round… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 5 hours ago