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September241966
Jim Seymour's record day
Two guys in the first game of their careers would make an immediate impact and make themselves known to all.
Keywords: football, purdue, jim seymour, terry hanratty, ara parseghian, tom pagna, record, rhema mcknight
October221966
Early Domination for the Freshman
The Irish Freshman dominate against Pittsburgh early in the season.
Keywords: freshman football, pittsburgh, mike mccoy, bob olson, michigan state, vito rancancelli, parade all american, ed zeigler, don reid, tom nash
October291966
The Immovable Irish Defense
The Irish special teams would give up 7 points, but the defense would continue its season long stalwart effort.
Keywords: football, navy, ara parseghian, john pergine, mike mcgill, oklaoma, jim lynch, defense, special teams, purdue, northwestern, johnny ray, michigan state, rocky bleier
November181966
The Michigan State Undercard
The night before the famous 10-10 tie game of the century, the two freshman squads faced off in Spartan Stadium.
Keywords: freshman football, michigan state, ara parseghian, tom gores, nick furlong, larry schumacher, don reid, ed ziegler, bobby olson, mike mccoy, steve garvey, bubba smith
November191966
Game of the Century III: Michigan State
#1 Notre Dame would travel to #2 Michigan State for a matchup that had been circled on everyone's calendar.
Keywords: football, michigan state, ara parseghian, tie, one versus two, game of the century, purdue, southern cal, nick eddy, terry hanratty, coley obrien, joe azzaro, tom schoen

Baseball

  • 4/9: L Tennessee 4 - ND 2
  • 4/9: L Tennessee 4 - ND 0
  • 4/11: W ND 9 - Georgia 4
  • 4/12: L Georgia 17 - ND 16
  • 4/13: L Oglethorpe 2 - ND 0
  • 4/14: W ND 6 - Oglethorpe 0
  • 4/15: W ND 8 - Georgia Tech 6
  • 4/16: L Georgia Tech 9 - ND 2
  • 4/22: W ND 5 - Bradley 1
  • 4/25: L Wisconsin 4 - ND 0
  • 4/29: W ND 3 - Kent State 1
  • 4/30: W ND 8 - Kent State 6
  • 5/2: W ND 9 - Northwestern 1
  • 5/3: L Detroit 10 - ND 8
  • 5/5: L Detroit 14 - ND 13
  • 5/6: W ND 4 - Bowling Green 2
  • 5/7: L Bowling Green 5 - ND 4
  • 5/9: L Michigan State 5 - ND 0
  • 5/10: W ND 6 - Valparaiso 5
  • 5/14: L Western Michigan 10 - ND 5
  • 5/16: L Michigan State 7 - ND 3
  • 5/20: L Toledo 7 - ND 5
  • 5/23: L Western Michigan 6 - ND 3
  • 5/27: W ND 4 - Illinois State 3
  • 5/28: W ND 7 - Illinois Wesleyan 0
  • 5/28: W ND 11 - Illinois Wesleyan 6

Football

  • 9/24: W #6 ND 26 - #8 Purdue 14
  • 10/1: W #4 ND 35 - Northwestern 7
  • 10/8: W #3 ND 35 - Army 0
  • 10/15: W #2 ND 32 - North Carolina 0
  • 10/22: W #1 ND 38 - #10 Oklahoma 0
  • 10/29: W #1 ND 31 - Navy 7
  • 11/5: W #1 ND 40 - Pittsburgh 0
  • 11/12: W #1 ND 64 - Duke 0
  • 11/19: T #1 ND 10 - #2 Michigan State 10
  • 11/26: W #1 ND 51 - #10 Southern Cal 0

Men's Basketball

  • 1/4: L Purdue 109 - ND 91
  • 1/8: L Air Force 68 - ND 57
  • 1/10: L Creighton 72 - ND 59
  • 1/13: L Detroit 97 - ND 84
  • 1/15: L DePaul 97 - ND 71
  • 1/19: L Loyola Marymount 96 - ND 86
  • 1/28: L Illinois 120 - ND 92
  • 1/31: L Butler 90 - ND 67
  • 2/5: L Georgia Tech 75 - ND 61
  • 2/9: W ND 84 - Butler 61
  • 2/12: W ND 76 - Detroit 67
  • 2/15: L St. John's 77 - ND 59
  • 2/17: L NYU 102 - ND 78
  • 2/19: L Bradley 55 - ND 44 (2OT)
  • 2/23: L DePaul 79 - ND 71
  • 2/29: L Western Michigan 86 - ND 72
  • 3/2: L Creighton 72 - ND 68
  • 12/1: W ND 100 - Lewis College 77
  • 12/3: L Toledo 98 - ND 80
  • 12/7: L Detroit 74 - ND 73
  • 12/10: L Evansville 105 - ND 99 (OT)
  • 12/14: W ND 97 - St. Norbert 72
  • 12/17: L St. John's 65 - ND 62
  • 12/20: L Indiana 94 - ND 91
  • 12/23: L #1 UCLA 96 - ND 67
  • 12/27: L California 69 - ND 63
  • 12/28: L Montana 70 - ND 69
  • 12/31: L Kentucky 96 - ND 85

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