View Events by Keyword: basketball


January11925
ND's First Bowl Game - The Rose Bowl
Following a multiweek trip out west, Rockne's undefeated team would play in their first (and only) Rose Bowl Game.
Keywords: football, stanford, rose bowl, bowl game, elmer layden, four horsemen, jim dent, monster of the midway, mvp, adam walsh, harry stuhldreher, national champions, charlie bach, mens basketball, basketball annex, knute rockne, glenn pop warner
September31944
Notre Dame Monogram Winners at Pearl Harbor
Six Notre Dame men serving in the Navy would pose for a picture at Pearl Harbor during World War II.
Keywords: world war ii, pearl harbor, jack wiethoff, john hickey, ralph vinciguerra, frank leahy, bob faught, ray brancheau, track, baseball, basketball, football, navy
December11968
ACC opens
Replacing the old Fieldhouse, the new Athletic Convocation Center is opened with a week of festivities.
Keywords: acc, jacc, athletic convocation center, basketball, volleyball, womens basketball, hockey, rolfs aquatic center, father ned joyce, the pit, elvis presley, frank sinatra, elton john, u2, boxing, streak, bill cosby, andy williams, president ford, president carter, president reagan, president bush, president obama
May41971
Digger Phelps hired
Coach Digger Phelps is hired as Notre Dame's 14th head basketball coach.
Keywords: digger phelps, basketball, fordham, rider, penn, john dee
December31977
First Women's Basketball game
The women's basketball team would be granted varsity status and play its first game against Valparaiso in front of a home crowd.
Keywords: womens basketball, valporaiso, sharon petro, st marys, coeducation
April61988
Only Bookstore Basketball game decided by coin toss
For thirty years, every Bookstore Basketball game has ended when one team reached 21 baskets. Every game, except one which was stuck seven points shy.
Keywords: bookstore basketball, coin toss
July272012
Notre Dame and the Summer Olympics
As the 30th Summer Olympics kick off tonight in London, Notre Dame sends nine athletes to compete for their countries. Since 1912, Notre Dame has sent thirty-seven athletes to win nineteen medals.
Keywords: summer olympics, olympics, george philbrook, forest fletcher, august gus desch, johnny murphy, tom lieb, alex wilson, vince boryla, shaun fitzmaurice, rick wohlhuter, adrian dantley, debbie brown, bill hanzlik, tim glass, bjorn vaggo, molly sullivan, mike gostigan, leszek nowosielski, jilen siroky, christel bouvron, kathryn michele sobrero markgraf, nick radkewich, andrew mackay, monica gonzalez, ruth riley, shannon boxx, mariel zagunis, jan viviani, jeff smoke, melissa tancredi, candance chapman, thomas chamney, selim nurudeen, kelley hurley, gerek meinhardt, natalie achonwa, molly huddle, courtney hurley, lee kiefer, knute rocke, world record, gold medal, silver medal, bronze medal, alex wilson invitational, track and field, womens basketball, mens basketball, fencing, swimming, baseball, womens soccer, new york knicks, new york mets, jessie owens, kelley hurley
August172012
Results of the London Summer Olympics
Notre Dame athletes fared well at the London Olympics where a record number of athletes won a record number medals.
Keywords: olympics, summer olympics, london, natalie anchonwa, shannon boxx, candace chapman, molly huddle, courtney hurley, kelley hurley, lee kiefer, gerek meinhardt, selim nurudeen, melissa tancredi, mariel zagunis, fencing, womens basketball, womens soccer, track and field, beijing, athens
March122013
The First (and Last) Big East Tournament Championship
Notre Dame would appear victorious in a Big East Tournament championship game for the only time.
Keywords: womens basketball, big east, connecticut, acc, kayla mcbride. skylar diggins, jewell loyd
July12013
Goodbye Big East. Hello ACC
With football controlling the ever changing conference landscape, Notre Dame makes a shift from the BigEast to the ACC. Effective today.
Keywords: sports, big east, acc, atlantic coast conference, baseball, womens basketball, cross country, golf, lacrosse, rowing, soccer, softball, swimming, diving, tennis, track, volleyball, hockey, hockey east, boston college, virginia tech, miami, syracuse, pittsburgh, louisville, north carolina, duke
February132014
New Best Start to the Season
The women's basketball team would win another game, without losing.
Keywords: womens basketball, boston college
February272014
Muffet's 1,000th career game
Muffet McGraw would log game number one thousand as the team took the court against North Carolina.
Keywords: womens basketball, muffet mcgraw, north carolina
March22014
The Perfect Regular Season
For the first time in program history, the women's basketball team would finish the regular season without a loss.
Keywords: womens basketball, north carolina state, big east, acc, miami, florida state, acc tournament
March82014
New Longest WBB Win Streak
The women surpass their win streak set just a year earlier.
Keywords: womens basketball, north carolina state, acc tournament, softball, mens tennis, womens soccer, mens soccer, baseball, football, mens basketball
March242014
New Longest Win Streak
The women's basketball team has won more games in a row than any team at ND.
Keywords: womens basketball, arizona state, ncaa tournament, fencing, softball, mens tennis, womens soccer, mens soccer, baseball, football, mens basketball
June62014
The Basketball Tournament: Notre Dame Fighting Alumni
The Basketball Tournament: 32 teams in a single elimination bracket with the winning team getting $500,000.
Keywords: tbt, mens basketball, the basketball tournament, chris thomas, torin francis, russell carter, colin falls, kieran piller, rob kurz, ryan ayers, zach hillesland, tory jackson, tyrone nash, mike brey, notre dame fighting alumni
June72014
TBT Sweet 16 and Elite 8
After an opening round victory, the Notre Dame Fighting Alumni played in the Sweet 16 and Elite 8.
Keywords: tbt, mens basketball, the basketball tournament, notre dame fighting alumni, chris thomas, ryan ayers, rob kurz
June82014
TBT Final Four
With victory secured on the opening weekend, the Fighting Alumni would advance to the championship game. One win away from half a million dollars.
Keywords: tbt, mens basketball, the basketball tournament, notre dame fighting alumni, russell carter
June282014
The Basketball Tournament Championship
After winning the first four games by an average of 15 points, the Notre Dame Fighting Alumni head to Boston looking to win it all.
Keywords: tbt, mens basketball, the basketball tournament, mike brey, ryan ayers, russell carter, luke harangody, tim abromaitis
March132015
Moving to the Conference Finals
In the third game against Duke this season, Notre Dame would win for the second time and advance to the conference tournament finals for the first time ever.
Keywords: basketball, duke, big east tournament, acc tournament, miami, father jenkins, mike brey, jack swarbrick, bonzie colson, north carolina, womens basketball
July232015
The Basketball Tournament 2015: The Super 17
Looking to defend their 2014 Title, Notre Dame Fighting Alumni skipped straight to the Super 17 of this year's tournament.
Keywords: tbt, mens basketball, the basketball tournament, mike brey, jack nolan, jordan cornette, torin francis, russell carter, colin falls, kieran piller, rob kurz, zach hillesland, tory jackson, carleton scott, ben hansgrouh, tyrone nash, eric atkins
July242015
The Basketball Tournament 2015: The Sweet 16
Keywords: tbt, mens basketball, the basketball tournament