No. 8 Notre Dame wants to avoid doldrums against Vandy

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The ho-hum victory over Ball State a week ago was a wakeup call for No. 8 Notre Dame, which doesn't plan to hit the snooze button again for Saturday's visit from Vanderbilt and...

Cubs RHP Darvish lasts just 1 inning in rehab start

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Chicago Cubs right-hander Yu Darvish lasted just one inning in his rehab start with Class A South Bend, casting doubt on his availability for the rest of the year. ...

Wimbush ignoring pressure while leading Notre Dame offense

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — How quickly Brandon Wimbush forgets how his 2017 season ended could determine how successful Notre Dame is in 2018. The senior understands what being the Notr...

Notre Dame defense stronger, deeper in Lea's second season

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly thinks his players' familiarity with new coordinator Clark Lea's defense will breed contempt for the opposition this fall. The 4-...

Cubs' Darvish throws 5 innings in Class A rehab start

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Chicago Cubs right-hander Yu Darvish pitched five sharp innings in a minor league rehabilitation start Monday night and soon could be back in the majors. Darv...

Mabrey, Ogunbowale help No. 2 Notre Dame survive Miami

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Marina Mabrey scored 21 points, Arike Ogunbowale had 20 despite struggling from the field and No. 2 Notre Dame survived an upset bid by Miami in an 83-76 victory on Thursday ni...

Notre Dame will play three home night games in 2018

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame announced its 2018 schedule that includes three night games at Notre Dame Stadium and a November visit to Yankee Stadium to play Syracuse. The Figh...

No. 9 Notre Dame rebounds from Miami loss to edge Navy

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brandon Wimbush threw for 164 yards and two touchdowns and ran for a score as No. 9 Notre Dame rallied in the rain and wind to beat Navy 24-17 Saturday. ...

Back to basics for No. 9 Irish in home finale against Navy

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — For No. 9 Notre Dame, Saturday's game against long-time rival Navy is about basics training. After committing four turnovers and not getting any of their own ...

No. 5 Irish survive injury scares, beat Wake Forest 48-27

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brandon Wimbush passed for a career-high 280 yards, ran for two touchdowns and shook off an injury as No. 5 Notre Dame won its seventh straight, beating Wake Forest 48-37 on Sa...

No. 9 Notre Dame wears down No. 14 behind Adams and Love

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — There was plenty of Love in the air and on the ground as No. 9 Notre Dame continued its comeback season with a convincing 35-14 victory over 14-ranked North Carolina State on a...