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Notes/Quotes from Notre Dame: Time, Seed and Harvest

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Great line from Hartford Courant columnist Jeff Jacobs, who led his story like this: “Flush with a most fruitful victory over a ranked team on the road, Kevin Ollie, that noted farmer out of South Central Los Angeles, was talking about reaping what is sewn.” In Ollie’s words, “I always talk about time, seed and […] [Read More]
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UConn 65, Notre Dame 58

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Ryan Boatright hit four free throws in the final 43.8 seconds to break a tie and lift UConn to a 65-58 upset over No. 17 Notre Dame Saturday afternoon at Purcell Pavilion. Star of the game: Shabazz Napier kept UConn in the game early and hit a few critical buckets down the stretch. He finished […] [Read More]
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Halftime: Notre Dame 31, UConn 29

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Notre Dame took a 31-29 lead into halftime behind a balanced offensive attack that included eight points from center Jack Cooley and four well-timed 3-pointers. UConn trailed 26-18, but tied the game, 29-29, on a transition 3-pointer from Napier. The junior guard led the way with 13 points. After a breakout performance versus DePaul, DeAndre […] [Read More]
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Gameday: UConn at Notre Dame

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Live Updates It’s Take 2 for Ryan Boatright’s homecoming. A year ago at Notre Dame, Boatright — a native of Aurora, Ill. –  received the news that his eligibility was under review for a second time in three months. A large turnout of family and friends came to Purcell Pavilion last January to see Boatright […] [Read More]
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