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Irish Stun Wolfpack in Comeback Fashion

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The last time a Top 10 opponent entered Reynolds Coliseum, the N.C. State Wolfpack (13-8 / 4-4) were inhospitable hosts, thumping then second ranked and No. 2 ranked Duke.  Mike Brey and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (19-2 / 7-1) tried to make sure that didn’t happen.  Despite falling behind early, Notre Dame rallied for an 81-78 overtime win. Early ... Read More »

2016 CA ATH Has Eyes On ND

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Jordan Riordan was excited to return to the Lone Star State for the Army All-American Underclassmen Combine earlier this month. “It’s great,” the 2016 California safety/receiver said. “I’ve only been to Texas one time before, so it’s nice to come back out here finally and be with a lot of the top guys. “I just wanted to show that I ... Read More »

In the Film Room: Justin Reid, SPremium FB Recruiting

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Notre Dame is hosting its top remaining defensive back this weekend as safety Justin Reid (Geismar, La./Dutchtown) is making the trip to South Bend with his father.  Notre Dame is in desperate need of a third safety in this class and Reid is at the top of the board for the Irish.  Reid has been offered by Arizona State, Kansas ... Read More »

New Name At Safety?Premium FB Recruiting

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Notre Dame’s desire to add another safety to its current recruiting class in the final days of the process has been no secret. The Irish have honed in a handful of safety targets in recent weeks, but they aren’t done searching. Notre Dame has already hosted a couple safeties on official visits recently, is hosting one safety this weekend while ... Read More »

Hardy Granted Release

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Notre Dame senior safety Eilar Hardy has been granted a release from his scholarship, a source at Notre Dame confirmed. Hardy missed seven games this season as part of the same academic investigation that ended the season for KeiVarae Russell, Ishaq Williams, DaVaris Daniels and Kendall Moore.  Ultimately, Hardy was reinstated and finished out the season for the Irish.  His ... Read More »

ISD Intel

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We’re back again with another edition of ISD Intel, our weekly peek behind the scenes of Notre Dame and Irish recruiting efforts. This week, we explain why we’re not too concerned about Florida running back Dexter Williams delaying his announcement until National Signing Day. We tell you more about why we felt so good about the Irish’s chances with Williams ... Read More »

Irish Hit the Road, Blast Virginia Tech 85-60

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The No. 8 ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish (18-2 / 6-1) kicked off a two-game ACC road streak in impressive fashion, pounding the host Virginia Tech Hokies (8-10 / 0-5).  Notre Dame rode a hot early start from junior forward Zach Auguste, who was making his return to the starting lineup. Auguste scored six early points as the Irish jumped ... Read More »

Reid Ready For Official Visit

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2015 safety prospect Justin Reid is fired up to get to South Bend this weekend for his official visit and Notre Dame assistant coach Kerry Cooks stopped by his school this week to get him ready for the Irish experience. “He really sparked my interest in the visit,” Reid said of the Irish defensive backs coach. “I am pretty anxious ... Read More »

Jordan Scores Irish OfferPremium FB Recruiting

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With 2015 recruiting just about wrapped up for Notre Dame, the Irish are increasingly turning their focus to the Class of 2016 and on Thursday, they extended an offer to a top Midwestern prospect. Michigan offensive lineman Michael Jordan added Notre Dame to an offer list that already included Ohio State, Michigan, Michigan State and Penn State. Jordan confirmed the ... Read More »

In the Film Room: Dexter Williams, RBPremium FB Recruiting

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Notre Dame is looking to add running back Dexter Williams (Winter Garden, Fla./West Orange), to its Class of 2015 recruiting class.  Notre Dame absolutely must get a second back in this class, so finishing this class off with Williams is important for the Irish staff.  Williams received offers from schools like Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Miami (FL), Michigan, Ohio State, South ... Read More »