Nov 26, 2013, 10:49 AM EDT
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.
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- M. Soccer. #10 Irish Outrun Valpo 3-0 In Grassroot Soccer Clash
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- W. Soccer. Offense Erupts in #18 Notre Dame's 4-0 Win
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- M. Soccer. #10 Irish, Valpo Clash In Annual Grassroot Soccer Contest
- W. Soccer. #18 Irish, Butler Draw 0-0 In 2017 Lid-Lifter
Fighting Irish on YouTube
- 📚 The first day of classes is complete and our students are home under the dome. Here's to a new school year! https://t.co/vAkGqiGk9K 5 hours ago
- 🏈 INSIDE NOTRE DAME STADIUM Here's a look at the renovated restrooms! #NDBiggerThanBrick https://t.co/gcKD1V4heT 8 hours ago
- ☘ Stadium Updates We renovated the restrooms at Notre Dame Stadium. Check back soon to see the interior!… twitter.com/i/web/status/9… 11 hours ago
- ⚽️ ND TAKES DOWN VALPO! #10 @NDMenSoccer downs Valpo 3-0 in annual Grassroot Soccer game. 📽 Highlights https://t.co/5v6zVelR07 14 hours ago
- "We're right where we need to be." @NDSportsBlogger interviewed D-Lineman Daelin Hayes after Sunday's New & Gold G… twitter.com/i/web/status/8… 1 day ago