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November231968
Freshman Beat Tennessee on the Ground
In a game at home, the freshman led by Tom Gatewood would take down Tennessee.
Keywords: freshman football, tennessee, b squad, tom gatewood, jim yoder, john cieszkowski, andy huff
November301968
The highest rated ABC game
The past two games looked at Notre Dame setting records and making record comebacks. Today's game set a record not on the field, but in homes around the country.
Keywords: football, southern cal, ara parseghian, terry hanratty, joe theismann, oklahoma, purdue, texas, cotton bowl, coley obrien, scott hempel, bob gladieux, ron dushney
December11968
ACC opens
Replacing the old Fieldhouse, the new Athletic Convocation Center is opened with a week of festivities.
Keywords: acc, jacc, athletic convocation center, basketball, volleyball, womens basketball, hockey, rolfs aquatic center, father ned joyce, the pit, elvis presley, frank sinatra, elton john, u2, boxing, streak, bill cosby, andy williams, president ford, president carter, president reagan, president bush, president obama
December71968
ACC opened & dedicated against UCLA
UCLA comes to South Bend for the first time to help open and dedicate the brand new Athletic Convocation Center.
Keywords: acc, jacc, ucla, athletic convocation center, austin carr, bob whitmore, john wooden, lew alcinder, kareem abdul-jabbar, pittsburgh, georgia tech

Baseball

  • 4/9: W ND 7 - Purdue 0
  • 4/13: L Cincinnati 8 - ND 3
  • 4/13: W ND 7 - Cincinnati 1
  • 4/15: W ND 8 - Hillsdale 1
  • 4/16: L Michigan 3 - ND 2
  • 4/17: W ND 4 - Wayne State 1
  • 4/18: W ND 4 - Detroit 1
  • 4/19: L Kent State 7 - ND 6
  • 4/20: L Kent State 16 - ND 8
  • 4/23: L Michigan State 15 - ND 2
  • 4/26: W ND 5 - Bowling Green 4
  • 4/27: W ND 8 - Bowling Green 6
  • 4/28: W ND 3 - St. Joseph's (IN) 1
  • 4/30: L Northwestern 11 - ND 5
  • 5/3: W ND 6 - Western Michigan 4
  • 5/4: L Western Michigan 6 - ND 0
  • 5/7: L Michigan State 6 - ND 2
  • 5/8: W ND 19 - Wayne State 1
  • 5/10: W ND 10 - Toledo 7
  • 5/14: W ND 11 - Valparaiso 8
  • 5/17: L Ohio 4 - ND 2
  • 5/19: L Xavier 7 - ND 4
  • 5/21: W ND 3 - Valparaiso 2

Football

  • 9/21: W #3 ND 45 - #5 Oklahoma 21
  • 9/28: L #1 Purdue 37 - #2 ND 22
  • 10/5: W #5 ND 51 - Iowa 28
  • 10/12: W #5 ND 27 - Northwestern 7
  • 10/19: W #6 ND 58 - Illinois 8
  • 10/26: L Michigan State 21 - #5 ND 17
  • 11/2: W #12 ND 45 - Navy 14
  • 11/9: W #12 ND 56 - Pittsburgh 7
  • 11/16: W #9 ND 34 - Georgia Tech 6
  • 11/30: T #9 ND 21 - #2 Southern Cal 21

Hockey

  • 11/22: W ND 8 - Ohio University 7
  • 11/23: L Ohio University 5 - ND 3
  • 12/11: T ND 4 - Windsor 4 (OT)
  • 12/13: W ND 8 - Air Force 1
  • 12/14: W ND 5 - Air Force 4
  • 12/20: W ND 6 - Gustavus Adolphus 3
  • 12/21: T ND 4 - St. Mary's 4 (OT)

Men's Basketball

  • 1/3: W ND 105 - King's College (PA) 68
  • 1/6: W ND 58 - Air Force 45
  • 1/8: W ND 72 - Creighton 63
  • 1/10: W ND 83 - Detroit 63
  • 1/13: W ND 75 - DePaul 68
  • 1/17: W ND 82 - Butler 77
  • 1/27: L Illinois 68 - ND 67
  • 1/30: L Michigan State 69 - ND 68
  • 2/3: L Detroit 82 - ND 79
  • 2/6: W ND 91 - DePaul 85 (OT)
  • 2/10: L Duke 73 - ND 67
  • 2/13: L St. John's 83 - ND 81
  • 2/17: W ND 64 - Bradley 61
  • 2/22: W ND 70 - NYU 67
  • 2/27: W ND 87 - Valparaiso 75
  • 3/2: W ND 73 - Creighton 68
  • 3/16: W ND 62 - Army 58
  • 3/19: W ND 62 - Long Island 60
  • 3/21: L Dayton 76 - ND 74 (OT)
  • 3/23: W ND 81 - St. Peter's 78
  • 12/3: W #5 ND 84 - King's College (PA) 54
  • 12/7: L #1 UCLA 88 - #5 ND 75
  • 12/11: W #7 ND 57 - Wisconsin 56
  • 12/14: W #7 ND 101 - St. Louis 76
  • 12/16: W #7 ND 69 - Minnesota 65
  • 12/21: W #7 ND 101 - Indiana 94
  • 12/28: L #4 Kentucky 110 - #7 ND 90
  • 12/30: W #7 ND 92 - American 67

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