View Events by Keyword: bob davie


December281997
The Independence Bowl
Finishing the season winning six of seven, including a win against LSU, made the Irish bowl eligible in a rematch against LSU.
Keywords: football, lsu, independence bowl, bob davie, scott cengia
August281999
ND's earliest football game
The Irish kicked off the 1999 season earlier than any other season. Behind third year head coach Bob Davie, and a new Leprechaun, Notre Dame welcomed Kansas to campus.
Keywords: football, kansas, bob davie, gator bowl, georgia tech, jarious jackson, mike brown, leprechaun, arnaz battle
September92000
The Sea of Red...
Nebraska came to South Bend with the #1 ranking...and with thousands of fans clad in Husker Red.
Keywords: football, nebraska, bob davie, julius jones, joey getherall, nick setta, arnaz battle,
October72000
Urban Meyer calls the offensive plays
Urban Meyer would script a series of plays that allowed Notre Dame to quickly march down the field and score against Stanford.
Keywords: football, stanford, urban meyer, matt lovecchio, bob davie, ty willingham
September222001
First game post 9/11
The first game following 9/11 united all fans, Irish and Spartans.
Keywords: 9/11, football, michigan state, bob davie
September292001
The first 0-3 start
This is one of those bad records, for the first time in 114 seasons Notre Dame would start 0-3.
Keywords: football, bob davie, charlie weis, texas a&m, gerry faust, joe kuharich, nebraska, michigan state, oklahoma, missouri, purdue, hugh devore, southern cal, pittsburgh, ucla
December82001
George O'Leary hired as head football coach
By George, it's O'Leary! George O'Leary is announced as Notre Dame's 27th head football coach.
Keywords: football, george oleary, bob davie, kevin white, father monk malloy, georgia tech, gator bowl
September212002
What A Difference A Coach Makes
With a too-early-to-be-true comparison to Ara Parseghian, first year head coach Ty Willingham's team finds a way to win up in East Lansing.
Keywords: football, michigan state, ty willingham, carlyle holiday, ryan grant, arnaz battle, shane walton, gerome sapp, maurice stovall, pat dillingham, bob davie, megaphone trophy, sports illustrated
September212013
The Pass Interference Game
In the 77th meeting between ND and MSU, Notre Dame would emerge victorious. It would be a frustrating game but another game would be decided by less than a field goal.
Keywords: football, michigan state, tommy rees, michigan, kyle brindza, davaris daniels, tj jones, corey robinson, matthias farley, cam mcdaniel, bob davie