TUESDAY’S T.I.F.I. – Talkin’ Pinstripe Bowl, The Gotham Classic, ACC Hoops, No Sleeves In Cold Weather & More!
Dec 10, 2013, 9:47 AM EDT
The Irish men’s basketball team continued their regional round games in the Gotham Classic last night, defeating Bryant, 70-59. The Irish return to the court for their final regional round game tomorrow at 7 p.m. (ET) when they take on North Dakota State.
Now, what did we miss…
1. Men’s Basketball – Team Facilitator (LINK-In The Paint)
The Irish men’s basketball team took care of business last night in the second regional round game of the Gotham Classic. Click the link above to learn more.
2. Football – Irish Excited For NYC (LINK-CSN Chicago)
Student-athletes from the Irish football team spoke with the media recently about their thoughts on having the opportunity to play Rutgers in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl in Yankee Stadium. Click the link above to learn more
3. Women’s Basketball – Guests To The Party (LINK-South Bend Tribune)
Early season domination is nothing new to the Notre Dame women’s basketball team. This year, the Irish will be going somewhere they have never gone before, the ACC. Click the link above to read more.
4. Men’s Basketball – Grant Off To Big Start (LINK-South Bend Tribune)
An all-BIG EAST performer last year and a preseason all-ACC first-team selection, Jerian Grant has started off this season strong both in the scoring and the assist department. Click the link above to read more.
5. Football – Students React To Pinstripe (LINK-The Observer)
After a year that saw the football squad have an undefeated regular season, the student body has become a bit greedy. To read more about what the Notre Dame student body thinks about the Pinstripe Bowl, click the link above.
Nothing makes sense anymore …
Was just telling CP how tough these guys are w/no sleeves. Then he tells me abt “Warm Skin” lotion they use. It’s like Santa isn’t real.
— Sam Ponder (@samsteeleponder) December 10, 2013
Notre Dame-ish Video Of The Day
Over the next few weeks we will be looking at some Yankee Stadium moments for the football team leading up to the Pinstripe Bowl on Dec. 28 …
Let’s talk football…
Who was the last Notre Dame coach to go to four-consecutive bowl games in each of his first four years as the head coach at Notre Dame (not including Brian Kelly)?
You will find the answer to today’s trivia question in Wednesday’s T.I.F.I.
Yesterday’s question, name the two trophies and two MLS honors Matt Besler has garnered this season. The answer is the CONCACAF Gold Cup, the MLS Cup, the MLS-All Star Starting XI and the MLS’s “Best XI.”
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