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Notre Dame, Texas A&M have both battled injury bug en route to Sweet 16 showdown

Notre Dame’s injuries have been well chronicled this season. With just seven healthy scholarship players, coach Muffet McGraw has changed her approach to practices.

UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018, 10 p.m.

Freshman phenom Chennedy Carter, Texas A&M ready for showdown with top-seeded Notre Dame in the Arena

The Texas A&M women’s basketball team is in Spokane because 5-foot-7 true freshman guard Chennedy Carter hit a winning 3-pointer to cap a 17-point comeback against DePaul.

Don’t blink: Four players to watch in the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight rounds of the Spokane Regional

It will be a star-studded affair this weekend in the Spokane Arena, when the Sweet 16 and Elite Eight rounds of the women’s NCAA Tournament comes to town. Here’s a …

UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018, 7:01 p.m.

Spokane Regional promises something for every women’s basketball fan

Prepare to be entertained, Spokane basketball fans.

Women’s Tournament capsules: Oregon, Notre Dame, Texas A&M headed to Spokane

Sabrina Ionescu had 29 points, nine assists and seven rebounds and the second-seeded Oregon Ducks advanced to the Sweet 16 with a 101-73 victory over No. 10 Minnesota in the …

UPDATED: Fri., March 16, 2018, 9:40 p.m.

Women’s NCAA Tournament capsules: Top seeds Notre Dame, Louisville roll to victory

Here is a look at Friday’s games in the women’s NCAA Tournament:

Baylor women denied No. 1 seed despite having only one loss

There were five teams vying for the four No. 1 seeds in the NCAA Tournament on Monday, and when the music stopped, Baylor was left without a chair.

Top 25 Capsules: No. 1 Virginia holds off Notre Dame

Devon Hall scored 17 points in his final game at John Paul Jones Arena and No. 1 Virginia outlasted Notre Dame 62-57 on Saturday.

Women’s Top 25 capsules: No. 3 Louisville women rout No. 2 Notre Dame 100-67

Asia Durr scored 36 points, Myisha Hines-Allen had a career-high 31 and No. 3 Louisville overwhelmed No. 2 Notre Dame on both ends for a 100-67 blowout victory Thursday night …

Women’s Top 25 capsules: Marina Mabrey, Arike Ogunbowale help No. 2 Notre Dame beat Miami

Marina Mabrey scored 21 points, Arike Ogunbowale had 20 despite struggling from the field and No. 2 Notre Dame beat Miami 83-76 victory on Thursday night.

UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 4:26 p.m.

Majority of top college football prospects capitalize on early signing period

The relevance of the traditional National Signing Day in early February may have just taken a major hit. Under a policy that took effect this year, high school seniors could …

Women’s Top 25 Capsules: No. 3 Notre Dame routs No. 22 Michigan

Arike Ogunbowale scored 20 of her 32 points in the first half, and No. 3 Notre Dame remained undefeated with an 83-63 victory over No. 22 Michigan on Wednesday night.

Pac-12 roundup: Stanford beats Notre Dame, also claims Pac-12 North title

K.J. Costello threw two of his career-high four touchdown passes in the fourth quarter and No. 20 Stanford rallied for a 38-20 victory over No. 9 Notre Dame on Saturday …

Ex-linebacker sues Notre Dame over spinal scan results

A former linebacker has filed a lawsuit against Notre Dame, claiming the university concealed the results of a spinal scan and that he has potentially permanent nerve damage. The Indianapolis …

Teddy Greenstein: Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly should stop with the lame excuses

Hey, everybody: Did you hear why Notre Dame went 4-8 last season? Why a football behemoth with every conceivable competitive advantage couldn’t beat Navy, Duke, North Carolina State or Michigan …

Mike Tirico to be play-by-play announcer for Notre Dame on NBC

Mike Tirico will take over as play-by-play announcer for Notre Dame football games on NBC this season, joining analyst Doug Flutie.

David Haugh: Ara Parseghian remembered as meticulous coach who blended intensity, intellect

Impeccably organized, Ara Parseghian knew exactly where to find the letter Digger Phelps had written him in 1965 as a high school basketball coach in Pennsylvania professing his love for …

Rising star laying low: Tommy Rees returns to Notre Dame as coach

Tommy Rees keeps a low profile in his second stint at Notre Dame. Early to bed, early to rise and mostly work in between. It is not the life of …

Dominant Denver beats Notre Dame 6-1 in Frozen Four semis

Dylan Gambrell scored twice, and Denver routed Notre Dame 6-1 to advance to the Frozen Four championship. The Pioneers will face Minnesota Duluth in the final on Saturday night.

Stanford women rally, edge Notre Dame 76-75 to reach Final Four

Alanna Smith’s layup with 23 seconds left capped Stanford’s comeback from a 16-point deficit in the second half, McCall swatted a last-second shot and the Cardinal edged top-seeded Notre Dame …

Duke rallies past Notre Dame in ACC final

In a season that has been anything but routine for Duke, the Blue Devils won the Atlantic Coast Conference Tournament as it had never been done before.

No. 22 Notre Dame beats No. 16 Florida St to reach ACC final

Steve Vasturia and Bonzie Colson each scored 18 points as No. 22 Notre Dame knocked off No. 16 Florida State 77-73 to advance to the Atlantic Coast Conference finals. The …

No. 8 Louisville overcomes No. 19 Notre Dame 71-64

Rebounding dominance helped No. 8 Louisville offset offensive inconsistency and create opportunities that ultimately got the job done against No. 19 Notre Dame.

Pick 6: Notre Dame, Texas positioned for turnaround in 2017

The premise is simple: Close games are often decided by good fortune as much as good play. Therefore a team that loses a lot of close games one season is …

NCAA: Notre Dame must vacate wins after academic misconduct

Brian Kelly’s worst season as Notre Dame’s coach took a dramatic turn when the NCAA ordered the school to vacate all 21 victories from the 2012-13 seasons, including his best …

Irish smiling: Notre Dame No. 1 in preseason AP women’s poll

It’s been 15 years since Muffet McGraw and Notre Dame were No. 1 in the poll.

N.C. State beats Notre Dame 10-3 as Matthew churns through N.C.

Dexter Wright returned a blocked punt 16 yards for a touchdown with 12:43 remaining, and North Carolina State beat Notre Dame 10-3 on Saturday in a game played in hurricane …

Late tip lifts Notre Dame over upstart Stephen F. Austin

That it came down to the last shot was no surprise. The hero, though, might have been the most unlikely player on the floor to make a game-winner. Rex Pflueger …

Robinson 1st Notre Dame football player elected president

Corey Robinson became the first Notre Dame football player elected as student body president this week. The wide receiver is used to multitasking.

Heisman winner John Lattner dies at 83

John Lattner, the 1953 Heisman Trophy winner who helped lead Notre Dame to a 9-0-1 record and a No. 2 ranking in Frank Leahy’s final year as coach, has died. …