Nov 26, 2013, 10:49 AM EST
After an off day for “Things I Found Interesting” yesterday, we are back with Notre Dame athletics stories, videos, tweets and trivia!
First off, a congratulations is in order for former Notre Dame men’s soccer player Dillon Powers on being named MLS Rookie of the Year for his play with the Colorado Rapids this season. To read more about Powers receiving this award, click here.
Now, what did we miss…
1. Football – Throwback Victory (LINK-Strong & True)
The Irish tallied a 23-13 victory over BYU on senior day last Saturday. Read Notre Dame’s student football blogger, Craig Chval’s, take on the game at the link above.
2. Men’s Soccer – Survive And Advance: Part One (LINK-Irish United)
The third-seeded Notre Dame men’s soccer team continued their quest for the program’s first NCAA Championship on Sunday, defeating Wisconsin 4-0 to move on to the round-of-16 in the NCAA Championship.
3. Men’s Basketball – Weekend Of Hoops (LINK-In The Paint)
Notre Dame’s men’s basketball squad bounced back after a loss nine days ago to Indiana State with a pair of resounding wins this past weekend. Click the link above to read more.
4. Football – Vine’ing The BYU Game (LINK-Strong & True)
During this weekend’s football game, I had the opportunity to once again record six-second Vine videos from the sideline. Having the opportunity to record video from senior day, to the band and some game action, I compiled all the videos at the link above.
5. Football – Five Things We Learned: BYU Game (LINK-NBC Sports)
NBC Sports’ Notre Dame football blogger Keith Arnold takes a look back at the BYU game and gives us a few things to think about heading into Stanford this week. Click the link above to read more.
Tweet That Made Me Chuckle
Reminds me of Bob Lee Swagger from the movie Shooter…
Got a little snow last night. Gotta good feeling about today! pic.twitter.com/EJnR37jBkD
— Tyler Eifert (@EiferTy85) November 26, 2013
Notre Dame-ish Video Of The Day
Let’s turn to the 2012 Stanford-Notre Dame football game…
Let’s talk men’s soccer…
Dillon Powers copped MLS Rookie of the Year honors yesterday, the question is who was the last Notre Dame alum to win a major MLS award (MVP, Rookie of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year) and what award did he win?
You will find the answer to today’s trivia question in Wednesday’s T.I.F.I.
- M. Basketball. Notre Dame Comes Up Short Against Hurricanes, 77-74
- Baseball. Gilgenbach Garners ACC Co-Player of the Week Honors
- M. Ice Hockey. Michigan Holds On For 1-0 Victory Over Notre Dame
- W. Tennis. Irish Sweep To Doubleheader Victories Over Indiana, Wright State
- M. Basketball. Notre Dame vs. Miami - Five Things To Know
- Baseball. Gilgenbach's Two-Homer Day Takes Series At No. 9 LSU
- M. Tennis. #22 Irish Drop 4-3 Heartbreaker To #20 Blue Devils
- W. Basketball. No. 5 Irish Wrap Last Road Game with 89-55 Win at Boston College
- W. Lacrosse. No. 16 Notre Dame blows by Stetson, 21-7
- Softball. #RV Irish Go 3-1 Versus #14 Minny, #20 UM At B1G/ACC
Fighting Irish on YouTube
- No. 5 @ndwbb brought home a win from its final road trip of the year. Take a behind-the-scenes look 👀 at the Iris… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 8 hours ago
- ✌️ #Gilgenbombs = ☝️ ACC Co-Player of the Week award for Gilgenbach! @NDBaseball's Eric Gilgenbach hit two home ru… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 9 hours ago
- Matt Farrell’s ready and so are the Irish. Catch @NDmbb vs. Miami, LIVE on #BigMonday at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 11 hours ago
- #BigMonday is back! After @NDmbb beat Boston College on the road, the Irish return home to take on Monday at 7 p.m… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 11 hours ago
- We couldn't let #PresidentsDay pass without honoring one of our all-time great alumni, President Jed Bartlet.… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 12 hours ago