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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
December71968
ACC opened & dedicated against UCLA
UCLA comes to South Bend for the first time to help open and dedicate the brand new Athletic Convocation Center.
Keywords: basketball, acc, jacc, ucla, athletic convocation center, austin carr, bob whitmore, john wooden, lew alcinder, kareem abdul-jabbar, pittsburgh, georgia tech
December111968
The first win inside the ACC
Despite losing to UCLA earlier, ND would get their first win in the new arena.
Keywords: basketball, acc, athletic convocation center, jacc, wisconsin, austin carr, collis jones, bob arnzen, tom sinnott, ucla, northeastern illinois state, doug gemmell
January231971
#1 UCLA's last loss prior to 88 game win streak
Seven of nine top ranked teams have lost at Notre Dame. This game established the ACC as a place where the giants fall.
Keywords: basketball, ucla, austin carr, digger phelps, mike brey, syracuse, john dee, acc, jacc, john pleick, athletic convocation center
January211973
Hockey beats MSU 13-5
The hockey team would find the net often inside the ACC and skate to a victory against Michigan State.
Keywords: hockey, michigan state, lefty smith, acc, athletic convocation center
January191974
ND ends #1 UCLA's 88 Game Win Streak
UCLA & John Wooden were winners of 88 straight. John Walton and his teammates would leave defeated.
Keywords: basketball, ucla, richard digger phelps, ara parsehian, john shumate, adrian dantley, gary brokaw, acc, athletic convocation center
March171975
President Ford speaks at the ACC
President Ford would speak on the campus of Notre Dame during the morning of St. Patrick's Day.
Keywords: president ford, st patricks day, acc, athletic convocation center, father hesburgh, moose krause, dan devine, digger phelps, air force one, dick cheney, michigan
March51977
ND defeats #1 and 29-0 San Francisco
29. And. One. San Francisco came to the ACC with a perfect record but did not leave with it intact.
Keywords: basketball, san francisco, digger phelps, dave batton, toby knight, bill paterno, rich branning, students, mvp, nbc, acc, athletic convocation center
January261981
The Boss plays the ACC again
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band could normally be heard blaring out of dorm rooms. For the third time in five years, the band would play a concert in the ACC.
Keywords: bruce springsteen, the boss, acc, athletic convocation center
March91988
Ronald Reagan unveils Rockne stamp
President Reagan, who played George Gipp alongside Knute Rockne, would unveil the Knute Rockne 22-cent stamp.
Keywords: ronald reagan, knute rockne, stamp, football, jacc, joyce athletic convocation center, knute rockne all-american, george gipp, babe zaharias, bobby jones, babe ruth, jim thorpe, roberto clemente, princeton, rutgers, washington and lee
February291992
Perfect Free Throw Shooting
LaPhonso Ellis would have a record setting game from the charity stripe against St. John's.
Keywords: basketball, st johns, laphonso ellis, donald royal, depaul, john macleod, joyce center, jacc
May22004
Fr. Ned Joyce passes away
Executive Vice President of Notre Dame from 1952 to 1987, Father Edmund P. "Ned" Joyce passes away.
Keywords: father joyce, father hesburgh, acc, jacc, athletic convocation center, joyce center, basilica
January102009
Men's basketball wins 45 in a row
The men's basketball team would put together a string of 45 games in a row won at home, including 20 Big East games in a row.
Keywords: basketball, big east, home record, seton hall, pittsburgh, marquette, joyce center, jacc, depaul, alabama, maryland, west virginia, providence, rutgers, connecticut, syracuse
January72012
The first (and only) win at Louisville
ND would improve their record to 1-11 on the road against Louisville.
Keywords: basketball, louisville, jacc, jack cooley, scott martin, eric atkins
March22012
Adrian Dantley inducted into Ring of Honor
One of the greatest players at Notre Dame, Adrian Dantley will be enshrined into the team Ring of Honor.
Keywords: basketball, ring of honor, adrian dantley, luke harangody, ruth riley, austin carr, jacc, joyce center, digger phelps, providence, all american
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
February222014
Emma Reaney sets American Record
Junior Emma Reaney would set another school record which is also the NCAA and US record.
Keywords: womens swimming and diving, acc championship, emma reaney, american record, breast stroke, olympics
February232014
Clinching the regular ACC season
The women's basketball team would be the ACC regular season champion after 14 games in their first season.
Keywords: womens baskketball, acc, duke, big east
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
March222014
Softball cancelled due to...cold
The ACC has some funny rules.
Keywords: softball, acc, pittsburgh, big east
March122015
The First ACC Tournament Win
The Irish would have to wait until their second season in the ACC to log a tournament game win.
Keywords: basketball, miami, acc tournament, jerian grant, duke, north carolina, north carolina state, wake forest, louisville
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